High Line Art Communications Manager

New York, United States · Programming

Description

Friends of the High Line seeks a creative and innovative manager to join the High Line Art (HLA) team as our Communications Manager.

Owned by the City of New York, the High Line is a public park maintained, operated, and programmed by Friends of the High Line, in partnership with the New York City Department of Parks and Recreation, to shape and implement an innovative and strategic cultural, public, and community engagement vision and program that advances the High Line’s mission and helps drive the organization to new levels of creativity, visibility, interaction, and impact. With a visitorship of nearly 8 million people annually, the High Line is an essential public space for the residents of New York as well as a community asset and partner for our neighborhood.

High Line Art commissions and produces public art projects that take place on and around the High Line. Founded in 2009, High Line Art has been showcasing a wide array of artworks including site-specific commissions, exhibitions, performances, video programs and a series of billboard interventions. High Line Art invites artists to think of creative ways to engage with the uniqueness of the architecture and design of the High Line and to foster a productive dialogue with the neighborhood and urban landscape.

Summary

The High Line Art Communications Manager is responsible for overseeing media relations for High Line Art and developing marketing campaigns to meet organizational goals for the High Line Art program. The Communications Manager will support the Donald R. Mullen, Jr. Director & Chief Curator of High Line Art, and works very closely with the Communications team at Friends of the High Line.

This is a full-time position with additional weekend and evening hours as needed.

Responsibilities

Press

Marketing and Social Media

Graphic Design

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