Senior Curator, Photography

Senior Curator, Photography
International Art Department
Executive Level 1
Position No. 4228
$101,121 – $115,385 pa
Ongoing Vacancy

The Senior Curator, Photography is responsible for supporting transformation of the National Gallery’s artistic programs and curatorial initiatives. You will be a dynamic curator, with the ability to work collaboratively across the organisation and to build a robust and professional team culture. You require deep expertise and experience in research, interpretation, collection development and exhibition presentation.

You will have substantial experience working with art, artists, and collections with an outstanding track record of exhibitions and publishing. To succeed you will be creative by nature and an experienced collaborator, driven by a desire to make a major impact on the visual arts in Australia and internationally.

This is a full-time, ongoing employment opportunity available within the Curatorial Department, Artistic Programs Portfolio.

If selected for interview, part of the evaluation process for this role may include skill testing or work samples.
How to apply
If you are interested in this role you must submit a current resume/CV, the NGA Personal Particulars form and a brief statement of claims addressing the selection criteria (1–2 page pitch), which details your skills, experience and qualifications which are relevant to this position. Please note that the selection criteria do not need to be addressed individually.
Further information about the position may be obtained by contacting Shaune Lakin, Head of International Art or on (02) 6240 6412. The Recruitment Officer may also be contacted on (02) 6240 6447. The Recruitment Officer may also be contacted on (02) 6240 6447.

Closing date
Applications close at midnight on Sunday, 7 March 2021 and should be emailed to

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