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The Special Events Manager is responsible for overseeing and growing all fundraising events. These events focus on raising funds for SIFF’s year round programming, building and maintaining relationships with sponsorships and strategic partnerships, and with local Seattle businesses. 9/24/2015
Artist Trust
Artist Trust’s I Am An Artist workshop is happening in Seattle! We hope you can attend this career-boosting event 10/4/2015
A tactile art exhibit for artists and audiences of all visual abilities9/18/2015
Northwest Chorale
Come and Sing with Northwest Chorale for the 2015-16 Season9/1/2015
Leschi Business Association
60-90 minute musical set at Leschi Art Walk9/5/2015
Women's Funding Alliance
We welcome submissions of original art by women artists who are inspired by the mission of Women’s Funding Alliance to advance leadership and economic opportunity for women and girls in Washington State. If selected, your original piece of art will be showcased throughout event materials and may be auctioned off during The Art of Dining event, our annual evening gala event with proceeds to support the work of Women’s Funding Alliance. 9/11/2015
The Clark Hulings Fund For Visual Artists
The fund offers targeted financial assistance and business support to professional visual artists to help them boost their careers and succeed as managers of their art businesses. 9/30/2015
Seattle Art Museum
Provide a high level of professionalism and customer service as an Admissions Representative at the Seattle Art Museum & Asian Art Museum 9/15/2015
Reel Grrls
Are you looking to take your fund development knowledge, and put it to practice? This position would allow for you to get the experience of the whole grant management process. Get hands on experience from researching opportunities, writing grants, reporting to funders, and other fund development activities. You will get the chance to work with an all star fund development committee, along with a dedicated staff team.8/31/2015
Washington State Arts Commission
The Washington State Arts Commission seeks a creative, energetic and highly organized professional for strengthening arts organizations in Washington State through grants and partnerships.9/8/2015
Seattle Arts & Lectures
The Coordinator will join 7 staff - members at SAL to help strategize and implement our engagement and outreach efforts which will increase visibility of the organization, our mission, and programs through working with the media, partner organizations, social media, and our website.8/31/2015
Seattle Arts & Lectures
Seattle Arts & Lectures is pleased to announce that we are seeking a new Program Director to lead the Writers in the Schools (WITS) program in its next phase of vibrancy and growth.8/31/2015
King County
King County’s Equity and Social Justice Program seeks up to eight individual literary artists in King County to participate in one of four readings as part of its Cultivating a Culture of Equity and Social Justice through Literature and Poetry project. 9/14/2015
Currents New Media Festival
Open Call for New Media Festival in Santa Fe, NM11/15/2015
Seattle Architecture Foundation
SAF serves students through after-school programs at middle schools throughout Seattle. As a community partner, SAF provides classes to connect students to the built environment through hands-on design and modeling projects. Our teachers work at school sites with the assistance of local architects and in collaboration with Out-of-School Time (OST) offices.9/30/2015
Pacific Galleries Auction House
Pacific Galleries Auction House located in the SODO area is recruiting for a qualified full-time Fine Art Specialist position.8/28/2015
Edmonds Center for the Arts
ECA seeks a high-energy, dynamic, creative, and organized and fundraising professional to lead its resource development efforts.9/4/2015
Seattle Theatre Group
The Major Gifts and Planned Giving Manager is responsible for creating and managing STG’s Major Gifts and Planned Giving programs which will focus on gifts of $25,000 or more. The Major Gifts and Planned Giving Manager will identify, qualify, cultivate, solicit, and steward a portfolio of up to 100 donors and prospects to support the annual fund and any special fundraising campaigns; work closely with colleagues and Board Members to inspire and enable personal solicitation of major and planned gifts; mentor staff and Board in successful management of their donor portfolios; and work in collaboration with the Development Director and Team to create and implement donor strategies to help Seattle Theatre Group reach its financial and qualitative goals. 9/17/2015
TwispWorks Foundation
The TwispWorks Foundation is seeking an Executive Director. The Executive Director (ED) leads TwispWorks as the chief executive officer and reports to the Twispworks Board of Directors. He or she is responsible for leading the advancement of the TwispWorks mission, expanding the community support, the scope of the programs and the overall positive impact of the Foundation. 9/15/2015
Seattle Art Museum
SAM’s Donor Database Manager is central to the success of the museum’s development and reporting efforts. Primary responsibilities are to manage the Donor Services team and oversee the Raiser’s Edge database and all aspects of donor records and data entry. The Manager will also coordinate reporting, research and analysis of member, donor, and prospect data to ensure more effective, engagement/stewardship, cultivation and solicitation. This position also provides support for business intelligence and data analysis and makes recommendations on improving internal processes, in addition to specific operations responsibilities. 9/17/2015
Washington Lawyers for the Arts
WLA will be providing a legal clinic for artists at Microsoft South Lake Union9/19/2015
Washington Lawyers for the Arts
We’ll give you a framework for understanding how to recognize and resolve the legal issues involved with setting up and operating a business.8/26/2015
Art Workshop Inc
Art Instructor for the Seattle Area9/16/2015
Mukilteo Arts Guild
Popular one day holiday market at the Rosehill Community Center in Mukilteo9/15/2015
The purpose of the Tech-Specific initiative is to encourage the innovative use of technology in the creation and presentation of original performance work, two/three dimensional installation or sculpture, broadcast media or exhibition, and to foster new partnerships and collaborations between individuals and various sectors of the public and private arenas.10/15/2015
Youth in Focus
We seek professional teaching artists with ample experience teaching photography to at-risk youth, professionally practicing photography, and writing/implementing a syllabus or lesson plans. 9/11/2015
Seattle Arts & Lectures
Enjoy storytelling? SAL is seeking a new Community Engagement Coordinator to help us strategize and implement marketing, engagement, and outreach efforts which will increase visibility of the organization, our mission, and programs through working with the media, partner organizations, social media, and our website.9/4/2015
The Vera Project
The Vera Project seeks a skilled and well-organized professional to support its ongoing fundraising efforts. 8/27/2015
Seattle Public Utilities portable works call
The Seattle Office of Arts & Culture, in partnership with Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) will purchase artworks that represent the experience of communities of color, and of immigrant and refugee communities for SPU's Portable Works Collection. We invite artists to submit images of available work for direct purchase. All types of 2D artworks will be considered: abstract, pictorial, figurative, representational, etc. The artwork may also reflect social issues: environmental, ecological, and cultural heritage.
Seattle Public Utilities Residency
The Seattle Office of Arts & Culture, in partnership with Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) will commission one artist, or artist team of no more than two, for a six-month residency beginning in January 2016.
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Compassion for Animals Art Show10/4/2015
Seattle Housing Auhority
Manage arts programs at Yesler Terrace8/28/2015
Summit Arts: HOME
Summit Arts
Theme: HOME -- Exhibit 9/10-309/10/2015
Glass Art Society
GAS is seeking a qualified bookkeeper that is experienced working with QuickBooks and for nonprofits.8/24/2015
Youth in Focus
The Youth in Focus' Youth Outreach Coordinator plays a crucial role in recruiting students into our photography program and securing that classes exceed full capacity each quarter.8/24/2015
Wing Luke Museum
Part-time sales position at museum's retail store8/31/2015
Films of Self
Films of Self
Film Installation8/24/2015
Part time communications, marketing and membership management position8/31/2015
Project Researcher and Oral Historian for Museum Exhibit8/31/2015
Tacoma Public Art Opportunity
City of Tacoma
The City of Tacoma is seeking an artist or artist team to participate in the revitalization of Tacoma’s Lincoln Business District and Neighborhood by creating permanent public artwork(s) that will act as gateways to the main business district. 9/8/2015
City of Kirkland
The City of Kirkland, WA is seeking photography for the newly renovated City Hall.8/24/2015
City of Kirkland
The City of Kirkland is seeking metal artist to complete a commission for City Hall8/24/2015
Projekt30's October 2015 Exhibition
Projekt30 LLC
Seeking art for our open-theme exhibition.9/1/2015
Select Self-Directed and Instructional Artist Residencies Sept/Oct/Nov 2015 – Arquetopia – Puebla and Oaxaca, Southern Mexico
Arquetopia Foundation and International Artist Residency
Founded in 2009, Arquetopia is an award-winning, Mexican official nonprofit foundation run entirely by artists. It has since grown to include the premier artist residency program of Mexico and Latin America with extensive collaborative networks in Puebla and Oaxaca. Our resident artists have come from dozens of countries on six continents. We are proud that many of our artists have returned for residencies with us even two and three more times. Arquetopia’s Artist-in-Residence Programs offer important professional opportunities for emerging and mid-career, national and international contemporary artists, designers, curators, researchers, and art educators age 25 and over.8/24/2015
smART ventures grant
Encouraging innovation and widening cultural participation, particularly by individuals, organizations and communities that may not qualify for other grant programs. Accepting applications year-round, smART ventures is flexible, inclusive and simple.
Cultural Facilities Fund
Awarding grants to Seattle arts, heritage, cultural and arts service organizations with facility renovation like ADA access or new facility projects.
Flying House Productions
The successful Artistic Director (AD) will have a broad knowledge of choral music repertoire and techniques and extensive experience conducting large choral forces. The candidate will have both passion for and expertise with a wide variety of classical, contemporary, and popular musical genres and performance styles. Experience with theater-style production values strongly encouraged. The candidate should have a demonstrated track record of effectively teaching and motivating volunteer singers. Experience conducting both men and women is desirable. The AD will work efficiently and collaboratively with the Board and staff. The ability to engage and inspire members, audiences, and donors on and off the stage is essential as is comfort and confidence representing an LGBT-identified organization. 9/13/2015
Seattle Theatre Group
The Education & Community Programs Coordinator provides organizational support to Seattle Theatre Group for education and community engagement at the Paramount, Moore and Neptune Theatres as well as offsite locations. Position requires strong skills in organization, multitasking, creativity, and a passion for the arts. 8/12/2015
On the Boards
On the Boards has an opening for an Audience Services Assistant. This position is responsible along with the Director of Audience Services and other Audience Services Staff for managing the smooth operation of daily Box Office and Customer Service activities, ticket and subscription sales and management. This includes staffing the OtB Box Office, overseeing the FuBar concessions, overseeing House Management staff and running volunteer relations for the organization. This position reports directly to the Director of Audience Services. 8/28/2015
On the Boards
On the Boards has an opening for a Facilities Manager. This position is responsible for the regular maintenance and oversight of our building and parking lot, implements the projects chosen by the Board Facilities Committee, and acts as the main point of contact for our tenants. They are the first response for facilities emergencies, assist with setup for meetings and special events, and maintain various facilities supplies.8/28/2015
Seattle Art Museum
Support the management of the Curatorial Division's exhibitions8/31/2015
INTERSTATE National Juried Exhibition
Central Washington University
The Sarah Spurgeon Gallery at Central Washington University, located in Ellensburg, Washington, will host the INTERSTATE national juried exhibit. The exhibition is open to all media and subject matter.9/4/2015
2016 Children's Film Festival: Call For Submissions
Children's Film Festival Seattle
See the World, Feed Your Mind. Northwest Film Forum's Children's Film Festival Seattle is the largest and most respected film festival on the West Coast dedicated to children and their families.10/1/2015
King County and 4Culture are partnering to make a momentous investment in regional cultural infrastructure with a one-time program called Building for Culture. $20 million will support jobs to create large, small, urban and rural arts and heritage facilities, with a dedicated percentage directed towards Saving Landmarks, a program to preserve historic properties throughout King County. This is the largest capital program 4Culture has ever implemented, and is the first major investment in decades to support cultural infrastructure in Seattle and across the county.9/9/2015

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