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Webber London

Webber London
18 Newman Street,
London W1T 1PE

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London W1T 1PE
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Webber New York

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London | Agent

Salary: DOE

Start Date: Immediate

WEBBER is a thriving multidisciplinary agency and gallery that harmonizes creativity and collaboration with contemporary lens-based artists and clients. We offer exceptional career management, creative collaborations and full – service production with the worlds leading brands.

As we’re going through a period of re-imagination, we want to nurture a space that respectfully involves and empowers individuals who have been historically denied access within our industry.

Our London office is looking for an Agent to join our team. This position requires a dynamic, organised and passionate individual who can remain calm in our fast paced world. Artist relations, business development and an understanding of production are central to the role.

We believe in hosting a work environment that encourages transparency, honesty, and creativity through our passionate and organised team. Your time-management, leadership and negotiation skills are crucial as we build new partnerships with people and organisations that share our drive in creating a more diverse, just and accountable future.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Working closely with company Directors to maintain exceptional career management for our multidisciplinary roster
  • Generating new business through new and established contacts
  • Managing artist and client relations respectfully and positively day-to-day
  • Ability to strategize and execute artist career management
  • Create engaging and exciting marketing strategies and targets inc PDF’s, Treatments etc
  • Budget management

Qualifications/Skills:

  • 3-5 years working in a team with management experience
  • Able to create new leads, negotiate and close deals
  • An understanding of shoot production and logistics
  • Good with cost saving exercises and budgets
  • Strong written and verbal skills
  • Keen interest photography, music, film and the arts
  • Personable and approachable with natural ability to develop strong relations
  • Able to prioritize effectively
  • Extremely organized and detail oriented
  • Enthusiastic and upbeat


Please send cover letter and CV to sian@webberrepresents.com

Webber

Zora J Murff, Bold As Brass (or, Third Year Review)
17.11.21–08.01.22

Zora J Murff | Bold As Brass (or, Third Year Review)

Baxter St at the Camera Club of New York

17 November 2021 - 8 January 2022

Bold As Brass (or, Third Year Review) is an exhibition of new sculptures, collages, and images from Zora J Murff, the winner of the first annual Next Step Award produced in collaboration with Baxter Street and Aperture.

As the award’s recipient, Murff was given carte blanche to expand his photographic practice by experimenting with image making that actively questions the status quo. Zora J Murff: Bold As Brass (or, Third Year Review) centres around his experiences with anti-Blackness, tokenization, and gaslighting in the art world and academia.

The exhibition reflects Murff’s desire to name and dismantle the anti-Black violence he has experienced in order to effect change in problematic spaces and systems. Murff’s work in sculpture and collage is a discursive narrative on the evolution and perpetuation of this violence and grapples with the complicated entanglement of the photographic medium with the histories of spectacle, commodification, and race. Bold As Brass continues the artist’s development of a new visual language and purpose—often contextualized by found or appropriated images and commissioned texts—pioneered in his acclaimed series, “At No Point In Between.”

The exhibition will be accompanied by the launch of Murff’s first major monograph, True Colors (or, Affirmations in a Crisis), a 220-page book to be published by Aperture with generous support by the 7G Foundation, Baxter St’s partners in the establishment of the Next Step Award.

Zora J Murff will be in conversation with artist and arts educator, William Camargo on 16 December. More information here.