Director, Towner Art Gallery


Towner, one of the largest, high profile visual arts organisations in the South East, is seeking to appoint a new Director. The gallery presents wide-ranging historic, modern and contemporary art alongside works from an acclaimed Collection of almost 5,000 artworks. An Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation (NPO), Towner is supported by Eastbourne Borough Council, generating additional income through fund-raising and commercial activities. It places learning and access at the heart of everything it does, building on the vision of its philanthropic founder to be ‘an art gallery for the people’.

The new Director will be responsible for leading Towner in the next phase of its development as a celebrated and influential centre for the visual arts with reputation and reach which is local, national and international.

Deadline: Wednesday, 22 November 2017 (close of business) 

Further information on the position can be found here.