informations pratiques


JUNE 6, 2022

The interviews will take place on June 28 and 29, 2022.

For more information about this position, contact Ann Hoste at / T +32.9.323.60.98.

As the Municipal Museum of Contemporary Art in Ghent, S.M.A.K is an anchor point within the visual arts on a national and international level. Artists, quality and a broad audience are central to how we think and operate. The extensive S.M.A.K. collection and temporary exhibitions programme are the ideal means for making the museum an inspiring context in which to learn and work.

S.M.A.K is seeking a curator : Temporary three-year contract—full time or 4/5

Your profile : 

You hold at least a bachelor’s degree and can demonstrate a minimum of five years professional curatorial experience (not including training), working with international contemporary artists and various lenders. You have in-depth knowledge of international developments in contemporary art and art institutions. You have excellent oral and written communication skills in English. Besides your mother tongue, you speak at least two other languages. You speak Dutch or are willing to learn the language.

How to apply?

Please send your covering letter and clearly structured CV to no later than June 6, 2022, clearly mentioning the job you are applying for in the subject of your mail. It is advantageous if the profile requirements can be clearly deduced from your application.

Please include an additional attachment (max. one A4) with a project portfolio:

Artistic projects that you have personally curated and which demonstrate your commitment to the values of diversity and inclusiveness.

Selected candidates will be asked to complete a written task beforehand. Successful candidates will proceed to the interview stage.