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Job Opportunity | Murray Arts, Aboriginal Arts Officer & Aboriginal Arts Curator - Emerging

Are you passionate about sharing your Aboriginal culture and connection to community within the Albury Wodonga region? Murray Arts are seeking an Aboriginal Arts Officer and Aboriginal Arts Curator – Emerging.
 
 

Aboriginal Arts Officer

Applications close: 5:00pm Friday 8 September 2017
The Aboriginal Arts officer will be responsible for Aboriginal Arts Development across the Murray Arts footprint, a key priority area, which supports Aboriginal arts and cultural development in all its different expressions and art forms. The Aboriginal Arts Officer will expand the existing Aboriginal Artist Network (AAN) and further develop the work already undertaken by Murray Arts in this area. An initial one-year contract is being offered for this position, with Murray Arts making a commitment to ensure that this position will be ongoing.
 
The Aboriginal Arts Officer will link into the Regional Arts NSW Aboriginal Arts Officers Network and develop a business plan for burraja gallery and champion Aboriginal Arts Development around the region.
 
Download the Aboriginal Arts Officer Position Description HERE
Read the Employment Application Guidelines HERE
 
 

Aboriginal Arts Curator – Emerging

Applications close: 5:00pm Friday 8 September 2017
Murray Arts is seeking applications for the position of Aboriginal Arts Curator – Emerging. The Aboriginal Arts Curator will be responsible for the newly established burraja gallery at Murray Arts, the regions only dedicated local Aboriginal Art Gallery. The Aboriginal Arts Curator is a new position created for Murray Arts, and has been made possible thanks to secured funding for 18 months from Create NSW. The successful applicant will liaise with a local mentoring team, working with experienced and established curators at MAMA, AlburyLibrary Museum and Arts Space Wodonga, as well as being supported by Regional Arts NSW Aboriginal Arts Officers network.
 
The Aboriginal Arts Curator will champion burraja gallery, assist Aboriginal Artists in the presentation and display of their artworks and further develop the work already undertaken by Murray Arts in Aboriginal Arts Development around the region.
 
Download the Aboriginal Arts Curator – Emerging Position Description HERE
Read the Employment Application Guidelines HERE
 
 
If this sounds like you or if you need help putting together an application please contact Murray Arts on (02) 6021 5034 or info@murrayarts.org.au.Please forward a covering letter, your address of the Key Selection Criteria and your Curriculum Vitae, no longer than three pages and including three current referees to:
 
Alyce Fisher
Executive Director
Murray Arts
afisher@murrayarts.org.au
0407 213 034
 
If you feel you are qualified, passionate and enthusiastic enough to take on both roles, Murray Arts are very open to combining the roles into one full-time position for the right applicant. Please get in touch with Executive Director Alyce Fisher, if you are interested in applying for both roles.