posted from Kathy Rae Huffman at Cornerhouse
> MANW (Media Arts North West)
> Fee: £16,000
> MANW (Media Arts North West) is a newly constituted group of
> active in the curation and practice of media arts regionally,
> nationally and
> internationally, who are committed to developing the field¹s profile
> in the
> region through advocacy, marketing, education, networking and new
> MANW wishes to appoint an experienced freelance arts worker to deliver
> MANW¹s objectives over a two year period. MANW memberships includes
> representatives from venues, academic institutions, charities, and
> businesses, each with existing demands on their time and resources. To
> end, there is a need for a dynamic, independent, coordinator who will
> only facilitate the group administratively but will provide input and
> thinking on how to address its stated objectives.
> It is anticipated that the successful applicant will have considerable
> knowledge of media arts practice and practitioners across the North
> region, and be based themselves within the North West. They will be an
> experienced researcher with critical writing skills and have
> strong leadership in developing and implementing new strategies. It is
> expected that the successful applicant will instigate a programme of
> initiatives such as artist¹ projects, commissions or events. These may
> be in
> collaboration with MANW or other organisations and may require further
> fundraising and support.
> Interested individuals please contact Helen Wewiora for details of the
> and application process.
> Closing date for the submission of applications: 5pm Monday 5 July 2004
> This position is funded by Arts Council England, North West and is an
> Opportunities post.
> Telephone: 0151 707 4438
> Email: [log in to unmask]