Civic Art Project Manager

Los Angeles County Arts Commission seeks a full time Project Manager for its Civic Art program, which works with leading and emerging public artists, County departments and communities to create permanent artwork, creative place making projects, public engagement activities, temporary art and event-based programming for new and renovated facilities throughout Los Angeles County.

Location: Los Angeles

Los Angeles County Arts Commission seeks a full time Project Manager for its Civic Art program, which works with leading and emerging public artists, County departments and communities to create permanent artwork, creative placemaking projects, public engagement activities, temporary art and event-based programming for new and renovated facilities throughout Los Angeles County. The successful candidate will have a minimum of three years experience with permanent public art project management, or a relative equivalent combination of project/production/construction management in the public and/or private sector and a Bachelor’s Degree in art, public art, art history, architecture, landscape architecture, arts administration, urban planning, urban design, engineering, or a related field. A relevant advanced degree is desirable. The ideal candidate has curatorial vision, successful history of group process, a strong portfolio of quality public art, and an interest in living in Los Angeles.

This is a full-time employee position: $61,668-$80,880 annually with full benefits, including matching deferred savings plans and retirement. Placement within the range will be commensurate with candidate’s qualifications and current salary. Please submit a cover letter starting why the position is of interest, résumé, and a list of three professional references and salary history to civicart@arts.lacounty.gov. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Position will remain open until the staffing need is met and may close without advance notice. The Los Angeles County Arts Commission fosters excellence, diversity, vitality, understanding and accessibility of the arts in Los Angeles County. The Arts Commission provides leadership in cultural services for the County, encompassing 88 municipalities, and provides leadership in cultural services.

To learn more about the Arts Commission and/or this job opportunity, visit www.lacountyarts.org.

Find the full job posting here: http://www.lacountyarts.org/jobs.html#CIVIC ART