Kunsthalle Wien is one of Austria's most prominent institutions for international contemporary art and discourse. Its two exhibition venues are located within Museumsquartier and in Vienna's city centre at Karlsplatz. The institution's internationally recognized exhibition programme of group and solo exhibitions feature some of the leading contemporary artists, and there is an equal dedication to ensure that these exhibitions are accompanied by a broad and challenging discursive programme that endeavours to open a dialogue not only with the arts, but with a variety of disciplines such as theatre, economics, sociology, philosophy, etc. Through its close cooperation and collaboration with artists, researchers, and other cultural actors, Kunsthalle Wien strives not only to be an active participant in the international discourse on contemporary art and related fields, but also to highlight current issues that are of concern to not only the arts, but also to society at large.
We are looking for a curator with expertise and wide-reaching creativity. You must have a higher education in the art field or a similar disciplinary background, a minimum of three years' experience within the field of contemporary art and a broad international network. The curator must have an understanding of both financial administration as well as experience in relation to public and private support sectors. We are looking for a person with a dedication to teamwork, collaboration, cooperation, and communication.We expect basic knowledge of German. The position has a set term of at least two years.
The application deadline is September 15th, 2013.
Send your CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Mitarbeiter/-in Presse/PR - Wien (A): Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary
For our office in Vienna we are seeking a highly motivated team member at our PR department for:
Monitoring media coverage (press clippings)
Composing documents English/German relative to Press Office activities
Updating the media contacts database
Supporting sponsoring tasks at TBA21
Managing press conferences in Vienna
Assisting the Head of the PR department in strategy and day to day matters
Ability to work effectively with tight deadlines
A good attitude in problem solving
Proactive, enthusiastic and dynamic person
Very good interpersonal and communication skills
Experience in the field of communication and press
Good knowledge of Windows office, InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, etc.
EUR 3.500,00 gross per month
If you are looking for a challenge, want to be part of a highly motivated team based in Vienna and are prepared to work over-time and occasionally on weekends, please send your application and CV in English with a recent photograph in only one attachment and without any certificates to:
Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary
A- 1060 Wien
The V&A is the world's leading museum of art and design. We enrich people's lives by promoting the practice of design and increasing knowledge, understanding and enjoyment of the designed world.
The V&A Department of Theatre and Performance is the UK's national collection for Performing Arts and is currently looking for an archive assistant to join the curatorial team. The key duties of this post are to support public access to the collections via the Blythe House Reading Room and to contribute to departmental collection management operations.This position is particularly suitable for candidates intending to pursue a career in archive or library administration.For more information about the role please see attached job description.
To apply online, please go to the V&A's website at www.vam.ac.uk/jobs
Deadline: September 18