MoPOP is a signature project in the Arts & Entertainment division of Vulcan Inc. (Vulcan)’s constellation of catalytic investment, philanthropic, cultural, and scientific initiatives.
Museum of Pop Culture (MoPOP) seeks an enterprising, entrepreneurial, and visionary leader to serve as the inaugural Executive Director of the new Museum of Pop Culture in New York City (MoPOP NYC). The Executive Director will possess the unique qualities of leadership, vision, and ability to harness people of different skills and interests to work together to achieve the physical idealization of the vision of the Museum.
The Executive Director will join MoPOP at an exciting and unprecedented time, with the launch of this new purpose-built museum that will celebrate creativity in all forms of popular culture, from music, film, and theater to fashion, gaming, and comic books. Working with the New York artistic, civic and government communities, architects, and museum designers, MoPOP will create a museum that will serve and reflect the cultural capital that is New York City to inspire multigenerational audiences through the popular culture of our time to learn from the pioneers that preceded them.