Background: Through the Flower is a 501©3 non- profit organization founded in 1977 to manage the overwhelming public support of Judy Chicago’s work The Dinner Party (1974-1979). Our mission is to highlight women’s achievements and create a cultural legacy built upon the vision embodied in the work of Judy Chicago through education, exhibition, and preservation. In 2019 Through the Flower opened the Through the Flower Art Space at its headquarters in Belen, NM. Here, visitors can view exhibitions of Judy Chicago’s work and collaborations with her photographer husband, Donald Woodman. The Art Space houses an exhibition area, educational resource center housing over 350 books and journals along with historic films as well as a full shop and sales area. In addition to changing exhibitions we also regularly provide public programs such as lectures and workshops.
Position Available: The Board of Directors of Through the Flower seeks a dynamic, self-starting individual who is passionate about advancing its mission and agenda, to lead as Art Space and Outreach Director. This is a full-time permanent position to work 40 hours per week Tuesday to Saturday; or such other times as may be agreed.
Responsibilities: The Art Space and Outreach Director will work closely with and report to the Executive Director of Through the Flower. The Art Space and Outreach Director will be responsible for all day- to- day management of the Art Space including developing programming, supervising staff/volunteers, overseeing the shop sales, educational outreach, and social media development.