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Job Vacancy – Director of mima


17 June 2014

Would you like to lead the artistic and cultural vision for a renowned international contemporary art gallery which is soon to become part of an acclaimed UK university?

Do you have the drive to develop and implement an ambitious visual arts strategy with both global and local reach and impact?

As Director you will lead the overall management of the operations of mima, as well as the gallery’s management team and broader staff team, to build on its current success by enhancing key partnerships with Arts Council England, Tate, The Drawing Center New York, and Middlesbrough Council.

You will have experience of working successfully with artists, galleries, collectors and funders and an understanding of the needs of modern and contemporary visual arts, together with a vision for the development of visual arts in the Tees Valley and the North East. You will be educated to degree level in an arts related discipline and have experience of strategic planning for both artistic policy and organisational development.

This is an outstanding opportunity for an individual to work at this level bringing passion and determination to drive our continuing success.

Applications to be made via Teesside University’s website. Closing date 29 June 2014.


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