Project Start Date: June 21, 2021
Project End Date: August 13, 2021
Project Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM to 1:30 PM
Work Site: 821 Purcell Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45205
ArtWorks and Price Hill Will in collaboration will create a mural in the round at 821 Purcell Avenue. Inspired by the Latino community of Price Hill, this mural project is intended to represent the rich cultural influence in the neighborhood. Community engagement will be an integral part in all phases of the project, creative direction, artist selection, youth apprentices and dedication.
ArtWorks seeks to employ up to 8 local Youth Apprentices to work under the direction and mentorship of the Lead Teaching Artist Collective Batres Gilvin.
ArtWorks is an award-winning Greater Cincinnati nonprofit that transforms people and places through investments in creativity. The organization creates jobs for youth, ages 14-21 with the majority from underserved households, providing competitive 21st-century career-readiness skills through mentorship by professional artists. Since 1996, ArtWorks has employed more than 3,750 youth and 3,300 creative professionals, and the organization has completed more than 12,500 public and private art projects that include 200 permanent outdoor murals, contributing to the region’s global reputation as an arts destination. ?
· Must be at least 14 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
Prepare your application. 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.
Application Deadline May 23, 2021
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.