bloc // January 18, 2011

Chapter, Cardiff seeks to appoint a new Director ⁄⁄

Location: wales


Chapter is one of Europe`s largest and most dynamic arts complexes and is the flagship venue for the contemporary arts in Wales with an international reputation for excellence, innovation and collaboration. With four theatre spaces, two cinemas, a gallery and exhibition spaces, studios, a café-bar, shop and over 60 cultural workspaces for resident artists.

The Board of Chapter is seeking an experienced and inspirational Director to succeed Janek Alexander. Under his 15-year leadership the centre has developed its present profile and reputation and a particular organisational culture that blends artistic innovation with strong commercial acumen. The new Director will demonstrate the ability to continue to develop and grow Chapter, as a centre and as a brand, as well as several years’ successful experience as a senior manager, leading a large team in a significant arts or cultural organisation. A track record of multi-arts programming and successful fundraising from both public and private sectors is essential.

Area: southern bloc