Project Manager – Middlesex Street Art Trail Mural (Fixed term freelance contract)

Background

For over a century the Whitechapel Gallery has premiered world-class artists from modern masters such as Pablo Picasso, Jackson Pollock, Mark Rothko and Frida Kahlo to contemporaries such as Sophie Calle, Lucian Freud, Gilbert & George and Mark Wallinger.

The Gallery is a touchstone for contemporary art internationally, plays a central role in London’s cultural landscape and is pivotal to the continued growth of the world’s most vibrant contemporary art quarter.

Middlesex Street Art Trail Mural

After being invited to apply, Whitechapel Gallery have been successfully appointed to provide consultancy services around the development and delivery of a large scale painted mural as part of the Middlesex Street Art Trail, a cultural regeneration initiative coordinated by London Borough of Tower Hamlets.

Role Overview

Whitechapel Gallery is looking for an experienced curator and project manager to successfully represent Whitechapel Gallery in the development and delivery of the agreed scope of work. The role will manage the commission, acting as the main point of contact for both the selected artist and Tower Hamlet’s High Streets team, ensuring the project is delivered on time and on budget.

For further information, please download the Role Description.

Conditions of Work

  • 6 month period, until completion of project in March 2022
  • Estimated required days: 28 days
  • Fee: Up to £5,600

To apply

To apply, please send your CV and examples of previous project work to: recruitment@whitechapelgallery.org by midnight Friday, 17th September 2021.

Interviews – TBC.

We request no contact from agencies or media sales.

The Whitechapel Gallery strives to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We particularly encourage applications from Black, Asian, ethnic minority, and/or disabled applicants as these groups are currently underrepresented in the Arts sector.

Charity number: 312162 Company number: 4093862

 

 

 

Apply for this role

Send your CV and examples of previous project work to recruitment by midnight Friday, 17th September 2021.

Interviews – TBC.