Job opportunities in the desert

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Madeleine Dore

Working in a remote art centre is proving to be a dynamic, viable and rewarding career for visual arts graduates – and young women are at the fore.

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Whether it be securing work after graduation or seeking a career change, the arts can be a competitive industry to get your foot in the door. Looking outside the city centres and working in a remote arts centre is a rich and rewarding career choice for professionals from a visual arts, art management or Indigenous studies background.

About the author

Madeleine Dore is a freelance writer and founder of Extraordinary Routines, an interview project exploring the intersection between creativity and imperfection. She is the previous Deputy Editor at ArtsHub. Follow her on Twitter at @RoutineCurator