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For Immediate Release

Thursday, March 22nd, 2007
RCA Announces Position of Director of Visual Arts

Rockport Center for the Arts, a vibrant and dynamic multi-discipline organization with over 800 members, located on Aransas Bay in Rockport, Texas is seeking a creative, energetic and well-organized individual with multi-tasking and team experience for the position of

Director of Visual Arts

A challenging and exciting opportunity awaits the right individual who has earned a minimum of a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from an accredited university, 2 – 7 years of experience in the field of visual or studio art, and experience working in an art gallery.

In this position you will be responsible for:

  • Maintaining and increasing the strong relationships that have been built with the Rockport art and business community
  • Developing and curating at least one exhibition per year.
  • Working with the Exhibition Committee to select 10 exhibitions per year, including creating “Requests for Proposals” for juried shows
  • Assisting in exhibition design for all shows
  • Coordinating delivery schedules, including installation and take-down, of all exhibitions
  • Media relations
  • Working with outside consultants on publicity and marketing materials, including news releases, ads, posters and exhibit invitations
  • Serving as co-chair for the wildly successful annual art festival

For more information on Rockport Center for the Arts, please visit

Please send resume, cover letter outlining experience and desired salary by Friday, April 6 to or Beverly Morgan, Executive Director, Rockport Center for the Arts, 902 Navigation Circle, Rockport, TX  78382. 

While we appreciate your interest, only those applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted.