Cincinnati State and Percent for Art Mural Apprentice
Job Type
Temporary
Description

  

Overview

Wage: $11.53

Project Start Date: July 25, 2022

Project End Date: August 19, 2022

Project Work Schedule: 

· 9am – 2pm, Monday – Thursday

· September 22, 5:30pm – 7:30pm

Work Site: Cincinnati State Technical and Community College Welcome Center, 3520 Central Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45223


Project Description 

In Partnership with the Ohio Arts Council and Cincinnati State Technical and Community College, and through the Percent for Art Program, ArtWorks will create a timeless mural in Cincinnati State's Advanced Technology & Learning Center that will serve to inspire its students and spark curiosity. This opportunity will create jobs for 2 youth apprentices and 1 lead teaching artist.


About ArtWorks

ArtWorks is an award-winning Greater Cincinnati nonprofit that transforms people and places through investments in creativity. The organization collaborates with community organizations and residents, businesses, governments, foundations and nonprofits to build creative works of art that bolster the region’s global reputation as an arts destination. ArtWorks employs professional artists who inspire and mentor diverse teams of youth, ages 14-21, helping them build 21st century career-readiness skills. These teams have completed more than 14,000 public and private art projects in its 25 years, including more than 200 permanent outdoor murals.

Requirements

  

Qualifications

· Must be at least 18 years old and no older than 21 years by the project start date.


The successful candidate will be

· A team-player, hard-working and an independent achiever with a “can do” attitude, must be comfortable in a fast-paced environment.

· Inquisitive and imaginative.

· Ready and willing to learn from and work with professional artists.


How to Apply

· You will be asked to upload several documents in the application portal. Please review the items below and take time to prepare in advance of starting your application. Note that you will need to upload using the additional materials button as a dox or pdf file no larger than 4 mb.

· Items needed in your application:  

  1. Personal Essay or Cover  Letter (Download PDF directions)
  2. Art Samples (3 pieces) ( Download PDF directions )
  3. Resume (optional) (Visit this website for       help with creating a resume)

 Application Deadline July 5, 2022 


ArtWorks is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are strongly committed to building and retaining a diverse staff that creates an inclusive workplace which harnesses each voice to collectively advance ArtWorks’ mission.