Curator of Contemporary Art
Te Tuhi is seeking its next Curator of Contemporary Art.
Te Tuhi is one of New Zealandís foremost contemporary art spaces and a leader in supporting experimental practice. Te Tuhi has a growing international reputation for its ambitious programme, one characterised by risk-taking with a strong awareness of social, political and environmental issues.
With annual visitation of over 170,000, Te Tuhi provides opportunities for artists with a curatorial strategy that spans showcasing local emerging artists to producing projects by leading national and international figures. Our strategic approach also prioritises contemporary Māori and Pacific art practice.
The Curator leads the delivery of the artistic vision for Te Tuhi and provides creative direction and leadership to all aspects of Te Tuhiís work.†
The Curator manages an annual programme of at least twelve exhibitions a year, with accompanying public programmes and publications. At least half of the artworks exhibited will be new commissions, sited both within the Te Tuhi premises in Pakuranga and throughout Auckland. The role affords a unique opportunity to explore a range of themes while linking artistic investigation to the diverse cultural contexts of Auckland.†
Application close on Friday 9 December 2016.
For the full job description and details of how to apply, please download the PDF.
Nanette Cameron School Tutors
Te Tuhi are looking for new tutors to join The Nanette Cameron School. Our tutors are experienced design industry professionals who are passionate about sharing their knowledge with engaged adult students. Our tutors work on a part-time basis and hours are dependent on which modules they are teaching and what terms and days these modules are scheduled for. A list of modules and more information about the course can be found on the School's website.
For a full position description and information on how to apply, please download the pdf below.
Acrylic on canvas
Commissioned by Te Tuhi, Auckland
Courtesy of Gow Langsford Gallery, Auckland
The Facial Suite, 2011
Inkjet billboard print
Commisioned by Te Tuhi, Auckland