Hayy:Creative Hub includes a central, two-floor arts centre, which will be home to a diverse roster of exhibitions, including commissions, thematic group and solo exhibitions, and international touring shows. While visual arts will be a lead focus, Hayy:Arts will also feature design and architecture initiatives; programming will be developed both in-house and with guest curators. The Programmes Coordinator will work with Art Jameel’s senior curatorial team, based in Dubai and Jeddah, to develop and manage content for the gallery spaces in Hayy:Arts. The role requires an enthusiastic, proactive self-starter, with some experience of producing projects and working with artists and curators; tasks will range from arranging the transportation and loaning of artworks, and liaising with suppliers, fabricators, translators, designers, through to contributing to research, outreach and communications strategies.
Mandatory: excellent Arabic and English; a knowledge of and a passion for visual art, design and architecture; an determined, enthusiastic approach to building exhibitions of the highest quality that draw in diverse audiences
Desirable: experience of working in a gallery, museum or arts organization in Saudi/the Arab world