David Dale Gallery and Studios is a non-profit contemporary art space based in the east end of Glasgow.

Established in 2009, David Dale Gallery and Studios promotes pioneering contemporary visual art through the commissioning and year round programming of new work and projects by early career international and UK based artists. Maintaining a commitment to providing opportunities and supporting the development of artists, curators and writers, David Dale Gallery and Studios intend to encourage professional development, education and community participation whilst delivering our core aim of presenting outstanding contemporary visual art. Additionally, the organisation operates an affordable artist studios facility, for the production and development of new work by emerging artists.

David Dale Gallery and Studios is a non-profit limited company registered in Scotland, Company Number: 358737, and a charity registered in Scotland, Charity Number: SC042289.

David Dale Gallery is supported by Creative Scotland.

Board of Directors
Lauren Dyer Amazeen
Ralph Mackenzie
Mick Peter
Ellie Royle

Max Slaven โ€“ Programme Director
Caitlin Merrett King โ€“ Programme Coordinator
Jude Browning – Associate Programmer


Weโ€™re looking for two new Board members to join our Board of Directors at David Dale Gallery.

We are specifically looking for applications from our audience, people who visit the gallery and come to our events programme. We would like David Dale Gallery to be directed by and be representative of those who use it.

We encourage applications from artists, programmers, and arts workers, as well as those with experience in law, finance and property. We also encourage applications from all, regardless of experience, gender, race, sexuality, age and disability, in particular those who are currently underrepresented in the visual arts in Scotland.

David Dale Gallery is a registered charity and non-profit limited company. The Board of Directors are the trustees of the charity and are responsible for the governance of David Dale Gallery. As a Board member you will have the chance to offer your expertise and feedback to help shape the future of the gallery. Board members will attend meetings and work to build new networks for the gallery. There will be four meetings a year within which Board members will be expected to contribute to and make collective decisions on financial management, development and strategic planning.

Board members will also be accountable for ensuring that David Dale Gallery complies with its aims as outlined in the governing documents, and support staff to do so. Board members will act with care and diligence, and maintain a focus on equality and diversity in their role as advocate for David Dale Gallery.

The position is voluntary with reimbursement for travel costs and assistance with video call software available.

David Dale Gallery and Studios is a non-profit contemporary art space and registered charity based in Bridgeton, Glasgow. Established in 2009, DDG&S promotes pioneering contemporary visual art through the commissioning of new work and projects by early career international and UK based artists. The organisation also operates an affordable artist studios facility. DDG&S is run by the Board of Directors, Programme Director, Programme Coordinator and Associate Programmer.

TO APPLY: please send a CV and cover letter to

Deadline: Midnight, Friday 8th January 2021

Interviews over Zoom: week commencing 11th January 2021

The role will start in February 2021.

If you have any questions about this role please email Caitlin Merrett King (Programme Coordinator) at