The aPA Seeks New Executive Director

The Association for Public Art (aPA), a pioneer of public art creation, stewardship and community engagement, is launching a search for an Executive Director to succeed Penny Balkin Bach, who retired after 40 years of distinguished leadership. This is a significant inflection point for the organization as it recruits an innovative, inspiring and visionary Executive Director to succeed a long tenured and highly accomplished leader. 

The next Executive Director will have the opportunity to create an exciting new and transformative chapter for the aPA. Building on a solid organizational base, the new leader will work with a strong staff and a dedicated and committed Board. This Executive Director will explore and animate new ways to transform the organization in the context of an increasingly dynamic field of public art. They will guide and lead aPA’s mission-based work through the advancement of artistic excellence, development of a new strategic plan, generation of robust contributed and earned revenue streams and the expansion of diverse audiences. 

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