News&Opportunites

New Board Members and Chair
21st May 2010

Picture This is looking for inspiring, ambitious individuals to contribute to the strategic growth of the organisation.

Picture This is a charitable arts organisation specialising in artist's film and video managed by a Board of Trustees that meets in Bristol on a quarterly basis. The Board of Trustees is the senior management of the organisation and is responsible for working with the Picture This' Director to agree the strategic vision and guide the organisation towards achieving its goals. Members of the Board represent skills and expertise across finance, law, arts development, curating, artists' film & video and marketing.

We are looking to recruit Board members, including a new Chair. We are interested in hearing from candidates with one or more of the following areas of expertise:

  • Academic, particularly in the field of contemporary art and research
  • Development and operations
  • Media, Public Relations
  • Fundraising
  • Audio Visual technology

Picture This is looking for inspiring, ambitious and well-connected individuals with sound business acumen, outstanding communication skills, and a strong commitment to the arts, to contribute to the strategic growth of the organisation. Our Board Members need to be proactive and influential ambassadors for the organisation, ensure good governance, ensure current business, employer and charity responsibilities are implemented and able to attend organisational meetings and events in addition to quarterly Board meetings. Serving on our board is unpaid. We particularly welcome applications from Black and minority ethnic individuals who are under represented on our board.

Please respond by letter to Lisa Panting, Director, outlining why you wish to join the board and the skills and experience you bring to bear. Please include a CV.