bloc // September 9, 2010

Project Leader post for a Practitioner (Artist/Creative Technologist) based in Wales ⁄⁄

Date: Thursday 7 October 2010

bloc is seeking applications for Project Leader post for a Practitioner (Artist/Creative Technologist) based in Wales. The post-holder will lead on the development of one commissioning project and four micro commissioning projects for bloc’s programme of work between 2010 and July 2011. Throughout the duration of the contract, they will promote technology across all artforms in Wales.

The post-holder will be an artist/creative technologist applying their knowledge and understanding as a practitioner to generate new opportunities for practitioners in the form of commissions. One of the micro commissions is to be offered to the appointed artist/creative technologist.

The post is for a period of 10 months, starting October or early November 2010.

Salary: £8,000 on a freelance basis
Location: Flexible (bloc Main Office, Chapter, Cardiff)

Deadline: 10am, Thursday 7 October 2010


Last year`s bloc Practitioner was Carolina Vasquez who says this of the opportunity: `Working with bloc for the past year has allowed me to strengthen ties with international partners and meet numerous organisations across Wales. The process has been a rewarding challenge, especially after the success of DIY Kenya. These skills are invaluable to the growth and continuation of my personal work.`

*Please note the short deadline for this post – all applications must be received by Thursday 7 October 2010. Please make a note of the only interview date of Friday 15 October 2010, Cardiff.

Deadline: 10am, Thursday 7 October 2010
Notification: Friday 8 October 2010
Interviews: Friday 15 October 2010, Cardiff

To apply: email CV and covering letter addressing the particular points of experience outlined in the job to

For further information or to discuss the post contact Emma Posey, Chair, on

Area: all wales