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Job Vacancy: CHIEF EXECUTIVE

For 50 years Edinburgh Printmakers has been at the forefront of contemporary fine art printmaking. This is an opportunity to lead the organisation into its next phase of development. With over £10million of funds secured, construction is now underway to restore Castle Mill Works. This move will provide an expanded Printmaking Studio, two gallery spaces, a 130m2 Learning Studio, print archive, a café, shop, artist’s studios and a Creative Industries Hub.

The Board of Trustees is seeking an outstanding and talented individual, with strongbusiness acumen and a passion for the visual arts, to fulfil the exciting role of Chief Executive. We are looking for a confident leader who will inspire, motivate and support staff, artist members, new audiences and stakeholders through a period of considerable transition and opportunity for Edinburgh Printmakers. To download the documents required for an application, please click here (Recruitment Pack 1), here (Recruitment Pack 2) and here (Recruitment Pack 3).

Application deadline: midnight on Friday 15 December. Interviews will take place on 16th January 2018.

 

 

Artist Opportunity:

Edinburgh Printmakers at Castle Mill Works

Permanent Commission for Entrance Gates and Window Grills

For 50 years Edinburgh Printmakers has been at the forefront of contemporary fine art printmaking. With over £10million of funds secured, construction is now underway to restore Castle Mill Works. This move will provide an expanded Printmaking Studio, two gallery spaces, a 130m2 Learning Studio, print archive, a café, shop, artist’s studios and a Creative Industries Hub.

Edinburgh Printmakers is seeking to commission a site-specific sculptural artwork, wrought in iron, that will function aesthetically as a signifier for placemaking, and translate practically into iron gates and window grills. This commission will be iconic and unique and enhance the external architectural scheme of our new building Castle Mill Works. To download important details about the opportunity please click here. For additional supporting information please click here.

Deadline for 1st stage proposals – 01 December 2017, 5pm