ATVP call for Co_Directors 2011 (for ACME)

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*Call for Applications for positions at ATVP …*

*Co-Directors 2011*

At The Vanishing Point – Contemporary Art Inc. (ATVP)

565 King Street Newtown

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ATVP is a vibrant volunteer-run contemporary art space that showcases a challenging and dynamic program of contemporary art exhibitions and related public programs that engage with issues pertaining to contemporary discourse and action in and around art, culture, environment, society (community), ecology, philosophy and politics.

The gallery is currently looking for committed and energetic applicants to fill Co-Director positions for its 2011 program. This is an exciting and valuable opportunity for anyone interested in forging a career in the arts.

Established in 2007, ATVP has grown to be one of the most significant volunteer-run galleries in Australia. Heading into its 5th year of operation, the gallery has an exceptional program emerging for 2011. Which you could be an integral part of!

For further important information regarding ATVP please read here:

*Co-Directors: *

A Co-Director position is a minimum commitment of 12 months beginning in early January 2011. As a Co-Director you will work in a team with others Co-Directors and the Managing Artistic Director, to fulfill the tasks necessary to operate both the gallery and the organisational structure.

Essential Tasks include:

- Filling a position on the organisation’s board of management. – Coordinating a share of the exhibition and general operations program. – Attend and assist with board meetings once every 3 weeks. – Attend and assist with Exhibition installs and demounts, once every three weeks. – Attend and assist with exhibition launches and public programs. – Manage the gallery 4 hours per week in assistance with the Managing Artistic Director. Working closely with Interns, general volunteers and associated curators and artists.

In your application please include the following:

- Full Name. – Postal Address.

– Email Address. – Phone Number/s. – Resume/CV. – Description of your arts experiences. – Outline of your related skills and knowledge. – Description of your availability and other commitments for 2011. – Description of why you would like to be a part of the ATVP in 2011.

An information session will take place on Tuesday 7th December at ATVP from 6-7pm.

Applications due Friday 10th December 2010

Interviews will take place Mon 13th & Tue 14th December.

Deliver applications to ATVP, 565 King Street Newtown NSW 2042

Or email;

*At The Vanishing Point – Contemporary Art Inc.*

565 King Street Newtown NSW 2042

(02) 9519 2340 / 0430 083 364

Gallery Hours: Thur-Sun 10am-6pm