Job Opportunity: FORMAT Photobook Market Curator

FORMAT International Photography Festival is seeking a Photobook Market Curator to join the team to play a key role in the delivery of the FORMAT Photobook Market during the main FORMAT biennale festival that will take place in Derby and satellite regions from 16 March to 9 April 2023.

The Photobook Market Curator will work closely with the FORMAT Coordinator and other core team on the lead up to and during the Photobook Market event, with additional reporting and evaluation workpost the festival being completed up to the end of April 2023.

The successful applicant will support in the design, delivery and management of an exciting PhotobookMarket event which pushes the boundaries of the traditional photobook market.

The event will take place during the FORMAT23 opening weekend, 16 – 19 March 2023.

Full job description and person specification can be downloaded here

(Large text version also available here).

To apply: Please forward the following to [email protected] with ‘FORMAT Photobook Market Curator’ in the subject line (or post it to FORMAT, QUAD, Market Place, Derby DE1 3AS)

CV (maximum 4 sides of A4)

Covering letter explaining why you are interested in this post and how your previous experience andfuture ambition that qualify you for the role (maximum 2 sides of A4)

We support and provide adjustments for people with disabilities – if you have a disability and need help with the application process or would prefer to send your application in an alternative format please contact us on the email above.

Application shortlisting: 15 – 17th August

Interviews: w/b 22 August

Role in place by: September 2022