Opportunities

The Bag Factory provides a number of opportunities to artists, curators and cultural practitioners to further their creative, conceptual and professional talents. These are posted here on our website, via our social media pages and through our mailing list.

Please note, the Bag Factory does not accept unsolicited applications or proposals. Please contact us only about current advertised opportunities. 

CURATORIAL RESIDENCY | 1 - 30 SEP 2020

For Curators Based in Angola and Mozambique

This residency will give one emerging curator from Mozambique and one emerging curator from Angola, with 1-5 years of professional experience, the unique opportunity to spend four weeks in residence at the Bag Factory in Johannesburg from 1 – 30 September 2020.

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VACANCY: PROJECT COORDINATOR

Deadline for applications: 23 FEB 2020 

We are looking to recruit an experienced Programme Coordinator with curatorial experience and knowledge to support the delivery of the Bag Factory’s creative programming, assist in developing excellent relationships with all stakeholders, and help deliver the Bag Factory’s strategic project plans.

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ARTIST RESIDENCY | 1 SEP - 30 NOV 2020

For Artists Based in the Caribbean

Caribbean Art Initiative and Rubis Mécénat are partnering to offer a three-month residency for an artist coming from the wider Caribbean region at Bag Factory in collaboration with the Fine Arts department at the Wits School of Arts in Johannesburg, South Africa. 

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