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Seeking Curator/s




Freelance opportunity from 13th March until 15th November 2017

We are seeking an Artistic Curator/s to develop an innovative, high quality artistic programme for the 2017 Illuminating York Festival. This is a fixed term freelance contract that will run from February 2017 until November 2017. Initially, the contract will only cover the programming of the festival. On return of the successful ACE bid the contract will be extended.

Download the brief here: Curator Brief 2017



Proposals should be no longer than 6 pages long and include the following:

A letter of interest not exceeding 2 pages. This should include an overview of your idea for the festival, it’s theme and how it would engage the public. You should then include three indicative project commissions with speculative outline budgets.

Your proposal should include a CV.

The deadline for submissions is Monday 27th February at 9am.


Rachael Norton-Drew, Creative and Cultural Development Manager, Make It York