Arts Council (BAC), an arts service organization and presenter based in the
dynamic DUMBO arts district and working throughout the borough, seeks an
experienced professional to become director of BAC's Folk Arts Department.
Reporting to the BAC President, the Folk Arts Director works with Brooklyn
traditional artists and their communities to help preserve, promote, and
publicly present their arts, including music, dance, verbal arts, and material
culture. BAC's Folk Arts Department is central to the mission of
BAC. A folklorist has worked in some capacity at BAC since 1988, and the Folk
Arts Department is known throughout New York City and New York State.