Ikon Gallery - Birmingham



Ikon, one of the UK’s leading international contemporary art galleries seeks to appoint a dynamic and creative individual to the post of Curator. They will work with the Director to initiate and deliver an ambitious exhibition programme at the gallery and off-site. Your primary responsibility will be developing and organising exhibitions. The Curator is a senior position working closely with the Director and as a member of the Senior Management Team you will play an active role in realising Ikon’s Strategic Plan. Your role will be fundamental to devising a wide-ranging programme. You will be engaged with modern and contemporary art history with a global perspective, contributing to Ikon’s off-site projects whilst occasionally curating historical exhibitions. The successful candidate will have at least five years’ experience of working with contemporary visual art from around the world, have considerable experience of writing and publishing, and will be concerned at once with audience development and with the promotion of visual artists locally, nationally and internationally.




Email applications will be accepted, please forward PDF documents to Return address for applications: Curator - Recruitment, Ikon Gallery, 1 Oozells Square, Brindleyplace, Birmingham B1 2HS. Download the application pack from the website.


Ikon Gallery