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Visual Arts Coordinator/Curator of Collections
County of Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara, CA

This position will be open on 5/15/2015. Please go to and click on "Current Job Openings" for more information and to apply. We do not accept email applications. 

Salary:$47,250.31 - $57,681.74 Annually

Do you have a passion for culture and the arts? The Santa Barbara County Arts Commission is accepting applications to fill a full time vacancy for the Visual Arts Coordinator / Curator of Collections in Santa Barbara. This exciting position reports to the Executive Director of the Arts Commission and has responsibility for managing a collection of over 200 works of art and the County's Percent for Art Program, organizing and promoting gallery exhibitions and supervising preparators in the installation of exhibits, negotiating contracts, public speaking and much more! This position requires the ability to work nights and weekends as needed.

Employment Standards:

  • Possession of a bachelor’s degree in art history, fine arts, museum science or related subject, and one year of administrative experience that included budget preparation or monitoring and program management; or, 
  • a combination of training, education, and experience that is equivalent to the employment standard listed above and that provides the required knowledge and abilities.

(Related on-the-job experience may be substituted for the educational requirement on a year-for-year basis.) 


Deadline: 05-29-2015

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