Public Art Coordinator
Applications close on November 5, 2021
The Public Art Program seeks an individual with a love for the arts and a diverse set of skills to assist with the management and promotion of visual art exhibitions, commissioning of new public artworks, the maintenance of existing artwork and smooth administrative operations. The ideal candidate has an educational degree in art or design, skills in graphic software and proven administrative experience. Experience working with artists, organizing exhibitions and promoting via social media are a bonus. The specific day and hours worked each week are flexible. In-person work required, not remote.
The Public Art Program manages the selection and install of public art for the City, produces bi-monthly exhibitions in the Boynton Beach Arts & Cultural Center, assists private developers in finding artists and purchasing artworks, staffs a monthly Art Advisory Board meeting, produces major annual Kinetic Biennial or Avenue of the Arts outdoor sculpture events and maintains public art. Examples of specific tasks include responding to inquiries, recording and organizing artist applications, processing contracts and invoices, hanging artworks, social media posting & scheduling and collate and distribute meeting agendas.