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CIRCUIT seeks Board Members

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CIRCUIT Artist Film and Video Aotearoa New Zealand
30 Mar 2021
Work type
Work classification
Management & Admin, Screen & Sound, Visual Arts


CIRCUIT is entering an exciting phase of our organisational development with the design and implementation of a new website, upcoming Symposium and, in 2022, the celebration of our 10th anniversary. At this critical juncture, CIRCUIT is currently seeking two Board members to join our existing team.

Responsibilities include 4 quarterly meetings to attend to general business, plus up to 3 extra meetings per annum to discuss special projects, (including annual Symposia, triennial funding applications, partnerships and opportunities). Board members may sometimes be called upon by the Director to assist with specific queries related to their area of expertise.

We are looking for board members who are passionate about supporting contemporary art. You will join a professional cohort of artists, curators and managers working towards the needs of the organisation and the community CIRCUIT supports.

Indications of interest are sought from individuals who may have the following knowledge or experience:

- A current artistic practice (artists from emerging to established are welcome to apply)
- A current academic practice
- Legal knowledge, with an interest in the organisational frameworks and responsibilities of a Charitable Trust

We welcome applicants with a knowledge of mātauranga Māori in contemporary art.

Length of Term: Two  years (renewable  once)
Current Board members: Aaron Lister (chair), Sonya Lacey, Christina Barton, Andrew Clifford, Shauna Mendez, Martin Patrick, Karl Chitham

How to apply

To apply: write to Mark Williams (director(at) with 1-2 paragraphs describing your working relationship to contemporary art and why you’d like to work with CIRCUIT.

Deadline: 30 March 2021

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CIRCUIT Artist Film and Video Aotearoa New Zealand

16 Mar 2021

Interests CIRCUIT Artist Film and Video Aotearoa New Zealand is an arts agency that supports New Zealand artists working in the moving image through distribution of works, professional practice initiatives, commissioning and critical review.