Art Commission Vacancy – Position #7
Position Summary – Volunteer
The Normandy Park Arts Commission consists of seven members who are appointed for 3-year terms. The Arts Commission meets on the 1st Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. The vacancy of Position #7 will be a part-time term scheduled to end or be reappointed, in December 2023.
The Commission represents the City’s interest in art matters and serves as a group for art-related matters in the City. The Commission is responsible for keeping the Mayor and City Council informed on these art-related matters.
The Commission acts as a central body to whom art organizations, artists, and anyone interested in the cultural advancement of the community may come for information or assistance. The Commission is responsible for encouraging and aiding programs for the cultural enrichment of Normandy Park residents and coordinating and strengthening existing organizations in the field of art.
The Commission seeks to develop cooperative efforts with art schools, regional and national art organizations and will explore and obtain private, local, state, and federal funds to promote art projects within the community. The Commission also reviews and makes recommendations on works of art acquired by the City, and renders other services in the field of art, aesthetics, or beautification of the City when requested.
Interested persons should apply by submitting an application to the City Clerk no later than May 14, 2021, for consideration of appointment by the City Council at their June meeting. The position will remain posted until filled. Applications are available online: www.normandyparkwa.gov, by email request to the City Clerk at firstname.lastname@example.org, at City Hall, 801 SW 174th St, or mailed upon request by calling 206-248-8248.