The Stove Network is an exciting artist-led organisation working on multi-artform projects in the public realm with our community in Dumfries. With the generous support of organisations including Creative Scotland, The Stove Network will deliver an 18 month programme of art in public that includes artist residencies, participative projects in public space, a capital programme including art commissions integrated into The Stove HQ and a ‘cultural economy’ project to establish The Stove Network as a sustainable social enterprise. The artistic direction and project production of The Stove is led by the Curatorial Team, comprising 6 experienced artists working collaboratively. The CT decide and deliver the artistic vision, supported by a Board. The Stove Network has a general membership of 110 people ranging from contemporary artists to café-owners, to video artists and DJs.
at The Stove Network is 100% committed to the collective vision. We are
now looking for someone who will share our passion, and who has the
energy and skills required to help deliver the vision. Although the
initial appointment is for a six-month period, it is the intention for
this to grow into a permanent position (subject to funding and
performance) and the successful candidate will be required to contribute
to developing and shaping the role in line with the growth of the
There are two key fields of responsibility within
this contract: management of the organisation at The Stove, and project
co-ordination of The Stove artworks programme. This appointment is on a
self–employed, freelance basis: 3 days per week @ £125 per day for an
initial period of 6 months (with a review at 3 months). We are looking
for someone with excellent organisational skills, and experience of
project management and event management in an arts environment.
Please e-mail The Stove Network
for more information and a complete job description, and send CV and a
covering letter outlining why you think you are the best person for this
role to: firstname.lastname@example.org by 14th June. Two stage interview process 26th June.