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This position supports the President & CEO, manages communication with the Board, maintains Board records, organizes Board Meetings, supports the Director of Finance & Operations, manages the front desk, provides general office support, and provides coordinating support for events as needed. Hourly, nonexempt position is entry level, with two to three years of experience preferred.8/10/2017
Frye Art Museum
THE POSITION: Controller FLSA STATUS: Exempt REPORTS TO: Chief Financial Officer DEPARTMENT: Accounting SUPERVISES: Accounting Assistant7/27/2017
Cornish College of the Arts
The Cornish Playhouse Arts Incubator residency is designed to encourage artistic risk-taking by supporting artists in the creation of work that is outside the boundaries of their usual genre, discipline or comfort zone. 8/21/2017
Leschi Business Association
September 9,2017 Artists and Craftspersons are invited to show and sell their work at this annual event featuring art, music, and community building.9/9/2017
Lane Community College, Division of the Arts
Artist In Residence Program with the Arts Division at Lane Community College in Eugene, Oregon. Provides a unique opportunity for professional artist to live and work in Eugene for one to three months while teaching and engaging students and the public through a customized program that may include workshops, classroom visits, public performance, and/or creating a permanent work.7/16/2017
Path with Art
The Administrative and Communications Coordinator will be responsible for general office operations as well as coordinating print, web, and social media communications needs. This position will be critical in maintaining internal communications between departments and growing external awareness of Path with Art. A strong candidate will have proficiency in MS Office suite and be detail orientated, a quick thinker, flexible in nature, extremely organized, a strong writer and have copy editing skills and a keen sense of humor.8/4/2017
Washington Alliance for Arts Education dba ArtsEd Washington
ArtsEd WA is looking for an experienced leader with a passion for arts learning and statewide advocacy.8/4/2017
Artist Trust
The Annual Fund and Events Manager oversees annual donor appeals and special events. Working closely with other members of the Development team, this position supports and strengthens individual donor endeavors; performs donor database management, reporting, and analyses; and coordinates the Benefit Art Auction, donor salons, and other special events. This position reports to the Director of Development and oversees interns and volunteers.8/4/2017
Wing Luke Museum
Transcribe and preserve Asian Pacific American oral histories8/4/2017
Frye Art Museum
The Membership and Events Manager position will work as an integral part of the Development department to implement the Museum’s membership plan. The position will identify and capitalize on opportunities to grow and increase membership retention and recruitment as well as identify new opportunities for member engagement. This position will plan and execute Frye events with the goal of cultivating and enhancing relationships with community partners, and other constituents of Frye Art Museum. This position will work under the supervision of Deputy Director of Development and collaborate with other members in the Development Communications departments.7/28/2017
ACT Theatre
A Contemporary Theatre, in the heart of downtown Seattle, is seeking an Education and Engagement Manager. This dedicated staff member will oversee the Young Playwrights Program and create engaging community activities to enhance and broaden the conversations ACT is curating with their Mainstage programming. 7/28/2017
Portland Revels
The Executive Director leads a small but dedicated team of staff and volunteers. The Executive Director reports to and serves under the direction of the Portland Revels Board of Directors. The Executive Director is primarily responsible for the sustainability and continued growth of the Portland Revels organization including raising our profile in the arts as well as the community at large. 7/31/2017
Path with Art
Internship opportunity at Path with Art. Path with Art is an arts and social justice non-profit organization that is driven by its belief that arts engagement is transformative and should be available to all. All year round, we provide free arts education, immersion, and engagement opportunities, at no cost to eligible participants.8/4/2017
Wing Luke Museum
The program runs Monday – Friday between 12-4pm, between July 10 – July 28th here at the Wing Luke Museum (719 S King St. Seattle WA 98104). The program is absolutely FREE to youth ages 14-19, and we highly encourage youth who like to draw to apply.6/30/2017
Seattle Art Museum
The Betty Bowen Award is a $15,000 juried award given to one Northwest artist. All visual artists working in any media in Washington, Oregon, and Idaho are eligible. Submissions due 8/1/2017. Apply online at More information at
Ardor Creative Media
Bi-Monthly Screening6/30/2017
Mount Baker Neighborhood Center for the Arts (MBNCA)
An INCLUSIVE art center in South Seattle that brings together people of ALL abilities to celebrate art! MBNCA provides opportunities for artists at all levels, with special focus on creating an inclusive gallery experience. We welcome artists with disabilities, from under served communities and artists who are emerging and underrepresented. Support artists! Visit the gallery to view and purchase artwork, jewelry, cards and gifts by local and national artists. Join us for a class or workshop! Our workshops are accessible for people of all abilities.6/30/2017
Velocity Dance Center
Velocity is looking for a firecracker Communications Manager. Joining the Velocity team means joining a group of smart and dedicated folks who are driving a growing and changing organization. Our culture is artist-focused and highly collaborative. Staff members participate in meaningful conversations about the future of the organization, the impact we can have in our community and the role of dance in society. We value the flexibility and perks of working in a smaller arts organization, and we think you will too. 7/28/2017
Seattle Arts & Lectures
Seattle Arts & Lectures is looking for a people-centered, mission-driven, reading-and-writing enthusiast to be SAL’s Donor Relations Associate. A new position reporting to the Development Director, the Donor Relations Associate will primarily be responsible for coordinating SAL’s multi-faceted efforts to foster and sustain long-term, meaningful relationships with our many supporters through thoughtful stewardship of their contributions, helping them find ways to be engaged in SAL’s mission and programs, and inspiring them with all that their support makes possible. 7/27/2017
Museum of History & Industry
The Graphic Designer works closely with the Art Director in creating and executing design concepts while maintaining MOHAI brand continuity. 7/27/2017
Yakima Valley Museum
The Executive Director (ED) of the YVM must be a strategic and practical leader. As the face of the organization, the ED will further elevate the museum as a major cultural and educational resource and tourist destination for the Yakima Valley and Central Washington.7/27/2017
Velocity Dance Center
Front Desk Internship at Velocity Dance Center7/27/2017
Velocity Dance Center
Communications Intern for Velocity Dance Center7/27/2017
Ardor Creative Media
Free locally Made Family Friendly Films6/30/2017
This position will manage the day to day responsibilities of MOHAI’s Education and Youth Programs Department and oversee all aspects of education and youth programming designed to engage students, adults and families in MOHAI’s mission. 7/19/2017
Seattle Opera
The Production Manager, Community Projects is responsible for supporting all technical and production aspects of Seattle Opera’s Education and Community Engagement programming with a focus on professional courtesy, collaboration, timeliness, innovation, and respect for the creative process and its participants while maintaining the highest standard of excellence throughout all phases of production. These programs are generally designed to engage individuals and groups in discovering and exploring opera by inspiring creativity, fostering lifelong learning, providing multiple entry points to the world of opera, and facilitating in meaningful dialogue throughout our community.7/17/2017
Museum of History & Industry
The primary role of the Museum of History & Industry's (MOHAI) Public Programs Developer is to create, coordinate, and deliver high-quality history programs to broad and diverse audiences of all ages, primarily adults. 7/17/2017
Broadway Bound Children's Theatre
Broadway Bound Children's Theatre is looking for Outstanding Instructors for our 2017 Summer Camps!7/10/2017
Sitka Center
Executive Director of Sitka Center for Art and Ecology7/16/2017
Whim W'Him
The Communications Intern will assist the Interim Executive Director and staff in engaging audiences and raising visibility for Whim W’Him. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to explore communications and marketing roles with nonprofit arts organizations.7/17/2017
Unity at the Bemis Art Committee
BemisArts and United Creations are pleased to announce a Call For Art. The call is open until June 30, 2017. We are reaching out to known members of the local Seattle art community to announce this new opportunity to show your art.6/30/2017
Center on Contemporary Art (CoCA)
The second in a series, Marginalized: Edges and Gutters, will thematically explore what it means to exist on the periphery and literally push artwork to the boundaries of the printed page.7/1/2017
Art/Not Terminal Gallery
Open call for all local Seattle artists! Submit your work to have the opportunity to be featured in a group show at Art/Not Terminal Gallery during the Bumbershoot Festival!7/24/2017
Network of Ensemble Theaters (NET)
The Network of Ensemble Theaters is headed to Seattle for our first national event in the Pacific Northwest! In partnership with our local host, University of Washington School of Drama, Past Forward: 2017 NET National Gathering & Symposium will bring together NET members, artists, practitioners, educators, scholars, students, activists, organizers, community partners, funders, policy makers, and others with an interest in collaborative creation across disciplines and sectors. Join the national ensemble field in Seattle this summer (June 22-25, 2017) for performances, workshops, discussions, panels, networking, local site visits, and more!6/26/2017
Public Art 4Culture
We want to commission innovative, new work by artists who can create an emotional connection to one of the most important resources of our world: water.7/27/2017
City of Shoreline Public Art Program
Artist-enhanced and repurposed pianos are returning to Shoreline streets. $500 plus up to $200 for materials. 6/30/2017
The King County Regional Trails System (RTS) is one of the nation's most extensive multi-use off-road networks. Help bring it to life using your unique photographic perspective.7/13/2017
VALA Eastside
VALA Eastside is seeking artwork for the gallery exhibition Sculptures in Motion – Exploring Kinetic Art that will feature kinetic sculptures that utilize various elements of motion either singularly or combined, resulting in dynamic compositions than encourage the viewer’s curiosity and engagement.6/17/2017
City of Bellevue
The City of Bellevue seeks an artist, or artist team, to create a public artwork that will provide lighting to a portion, or all, of a roughly 270’-long pedestrian path in Lattawood Park. Budget: $80,000. Deadline: 5 PM, July 12, 20177/12/2017
StoneDance Prodcutions
CHOP SHOP: Bodies of Work A Contemporary Dance Festival Now accepting applications for the 11th annual CHOP SHOP Contemporary Dance Festival 2018. February 17 & 18, 2018 at The Theatre at Meydenbauer, Bellevue, WA. USA. 7/12/2017
Real Talk: People of Color Speak Out on Working in and with Arts Organizations <span class="glyphicon glyphicon-new-window"></span>
Seattle Arts Leadership Team (SALT) and the Seattle Office of Arts & Culture's Turning Commitment into Action (TCA) program are bringing Real Talk: People of Color Speak Out on Working in and with Arts Organizations to Seattle. Real Talk is a project organized by Arts Workers for Equity(AWE) in Portland Oregon, focusing on personal accounts of applying for work, job interviews, work culture and leaving the job as they relate to being a person of color in the field of arts administration. You can submit your story here. Accepting submissions until July 15, 20177/15/2017
Washington State Convention Center
Juried Photograpy Show6/28/2017
Mercer Island Arts Council
The Mercer Island Arts Council is looking for an artist to design and paint a mural on an outdoor wall located on West Mercer Way, facing the exit 6 off ramp on Mercer Island, WA. The mural’s intent is meant to be a warm welcome to those visiting or returning home, by beautifying the main wall they see as they exit onto the island. Artists are asked to submit a draft of their proposed design with their application packet. Artists may be asked to supply a more detailed proposal with a $200 stipend for additional work. 6/30/2017
CityArtist Projects grant
Providing grants for Seattle-based individual artists to develop and present their work. The program focuses on different disciplines in alternating years.
Minnesota State Arts Board
National call for public art at the Minnesota Veterans Home in Minneapolis, Minnesota6/29/2017
the Big Picture Art Project
The big picture is a collective art project where people in our local area and around the world are collaborating to create a big mosaic picture from thousands of drawings.6/22/2017
artEAST Art Center
Seeking PNW artists to apply for "Fantastical Worlds" exhibit.7/25/2017
Contemporary Craft
LEAP recognizes exceptional emerging talent in the contemporary craft field and provides opportunities for early career artists to bring their artwork to the consumer market. 9/30/2017
Pratt Fine Arts Center
We are now accepting applications for Pratt's scholarships for the 2017-18 year. Pratt's Scholarships and Awards seek to provide educational and studio access opportunities to artists of all ages and skills levels.The deadline to apply is June 5th, 2016 by 9am. The awards range in value, eligibility, and scope, see our website for complete details. 6/5/2017
501 Commons
We seek skilled consultants willing to volunteer their fund planning, facilitation and/or fundraising expertise to a nonprofit based in King County.5/26/2017
Feast of Crispian
An introductory training on acting Shakespeare as an intervention to give you the tools to intervene and help people with trauma restore their capacity to begin healing. 6/9/2017
Allied Arts Foundation
Allied Arts Foundation is currently accepting applications for our 2017 Emerging Artist Grant Awards. We will award eight grants to emerging artists residing in Western Washington: One $5,000 award, two $2,500 awards, and five $1,000 awards. The 2017 awards will focus on 2D Visual Arts only.5/9/2017
The Creative Advantage Community Arts Partner Roster now open<span class="glyphicon glyphicon-new-window"></span>
The Office of Arts & Culture maintains an Arts Partner Roster of teaching artists and community arts and culture organizations for The Creative Advantage. The roster is a resource for schools seeking partners to meet their education and community goals. The application to the 2017 community arts partner roster is now open. Deadline: April 18, 20174/18/2017
Georgetown Steam Plant Graphic Novel
The Seattle Office of Arts & Culture (ARTS), in partnership with Seattle City Light (SCL), will commission one artist or artist team to research, write and illustrate a fictionalized historic graphic novel in relation to the history, story and significance of the Georgetown Steam Plant, a National Historic Landmark.8/15/2017
Seattle is seeking the next Civic Poet
The Civic Poet Program supports an established poet with a two-year City residency as literary ambassador. In addition to annual City events, the Civic Poet will foster community dialogue and engagement between the public and artists, while celebrating the literary arts. The program emerged from the earlier Poet Populist program and invests in the future of literary arts through community connections.5/8/2017
360 Xochi Quetzal
360 XOCHI QUETZAL is a FREE artist and writer’s residency located on Lake Chapala, Mexico. The deadline for our Winter Residency Program is Sunday, July 30, 2017 (for the December 14, 2017 - January 13, 2018 residency). International visual artists, writers, playwrights, photographers, dancers, new media makers and musicians can apply.7/30/2017
Salmon Bay Pump Station
The Office of Arts & Culture, in partnership with Seattle Public Utilities (SPU), seeks to commission an artist or artist team to create a site integrated or site specific artwork that is reflective of Coast Salish historic and cultural connections to the Salmon Bay and Shilshole areas for SPU’s Ship Canal Water Quality Project (SCWQP) Pump Station.2/9/2017
LHPAI Facility Grant
Aims to create community impact by broadening arts and culture participation at Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute, an historic landmark cultural facility in the heart of the Central Area neighborhood of Seattle.
Public Art Boot Camp 2017
The Seattle Office of Arts & Culture is invested in training the next generation of public artists who can create culturally relevant artworks that resonate with Seattle's diverse population. ARTS is offering a FREE two-day intensive training to artists who are ready to translate their exhibition experience to the public realm.12/15/2016
Center City Connector Project
The Seattle Office of Arts & Culture (ARTS), in partnership with Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT), seeks an artist or artist team to develop site-specific, permanent artworks for four (4) streetcar platform stations for the future Center City Connector Streetcar. The successful artwork will celebrate a sense of place, promote wayfinding, and create a visual identity for the Center City Connector. The selected artist(s) will work with SDOT and SDOT consultants from design through construction of the new streetcar line. 2/21/2017
Outreach & Communications Intern <span class="glyphicon glyphicon-new-window"></span>
Seeking an undergraduate student to intern with the Communications and Outreach team. The Communications and Outreach Team is responsible for office communications (including printed materials, website, blog and social media), outreach efforts and events (internal and external), as well as working with the press and partnering with other organizations to activate and sustain Seattle through arts and culture..2/7/2017
Poetry on Buses <span class="glyphicon glyphicon-new-window"></span>
“Your Body of Water” Poetry on Buses 2016-2017, has expanded to offer community sourced poetry in nine languages on a broad range of bus, rail and station venues. Residents in King County, Washington is eligible to submit one poem up to 50 words in length on the theme of water online starting May 15 through September 30.9/30/2016
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.

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