Call for Candidates for the Chair of OISTAT Architecture
The Chair Election of OISTAT Architecture commission will be held at Architecture annual meeting on June 18-20, 2020 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. The Call for candidates is now open. OISTAT Centres, Associate Members and Individual Members are encouraged to send nominations to Headquarters at email@example.com no later than March 31, 2020.
OISTAT Architecture commission facilitates communication and understanding about theatre buildings among architects, scenographers and technicians worldwide. We would like to thank the current Chair Tim Foster for opening up various possibilities for OISTAT Architecture.
The Candidate nominations from OISTAT Centres should include a letter from the Centre, the candidate’s CV and the candidate’s statement of intent. Nominations of Individual Members & Associate Members should include a letter of nomination from a peer OISTAT member, the candidate’s CV and the candidate’s statement of intent.
The Chair of OISTAT Architecture is the member of OISTAT Governing Board (GB). Governing Board members shall work under the auspices of the Congress and not as representatives of their OISTAT Centres and shall meet with Executive Committee at least once a year, not including its meeting at the Congress. The Chair of OISTAT Architecture shall also organize commission meetings at least once a year to discuss projects, commission affairs and collaborations with other commissions.
Guidelines for election of Chairs of Commissions can be found in OISTAT Statutes-Appendix 2:
RULES FOR THE ELECTION OF THE PRESIDENT, THE MEMBERS OF THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE AND THE CHAIRS OF COMMISSIONS
A general schedule for elections which ensures continuity and complies with the Statutes shall be made by the Executive Committee.
C. THE CHAIRS OF COMMISSIONS
Thank you and we look forward to receiving your recommendations and nominations.