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Opportunities in the Arts



Facility & Event Maintenance Assistant - ArtServe
Seeking a hard working and attentive Facility & Event Maintenance Worker responsible for event set-up/break down, and maintaining a clean, safe, and professional facility. This is an hourly position that will require evening hours and possible weekends. Please send resumes to apply to:

Art Teacher (FT/PT) - South Florida Jewish Academy
The South Florida Jewish Academy in Coconut Creek (3700 Coconut Creek parkway) is seeking a part time art teacher, and/or a Full time teacher with a special interest in art .The applicant MUST have experience with special needs, especially autism.

Community Initiatives Manager - Young At Art Museum
This position is responsible for the management, coordination and assessment of the following Young At Art Community Initiatives: ArtREACH, ArtHOUSE, and Girls ‘N Power. This position also implements special projects, whether grant-related or for community awareness, and helps develop the curriculum and activities for each initiative. Email resume and cover letter by email only to

Public Information Officer - City of Oakland Park
This is a responsible, professional position that involves developing, planning, coordinating, implementing, and analyzing City-wide public information, public education, public relations campaigns, and communications programs to effectively communicate and promote the City operations and administration.

Charitable Funds Manager - Community Foundation of Broward
Community Foundation of Broward seeks an energetic, enthusiastic, and career-minded professional for the position as a Charitable Funds Manager (CFM) to advance the Foundation’s mission.

Marketing Assistant - Association of Performing Arts of India
Seeking a person with social media marketing experience, including Facebook and Twitter, and experience using Outlook, G-Mail, and similar systems to generate e-blasts. Individual will work on an as-needed basis. Need to be meet deadlines on short notice. Hourly rate:  $12. If interested,please send your resume to

Copywriter - Community Foundation of Broward
Writing to high-net-worth individuals, primarily in a print medium, the Copywriter will author annual reports, ads, press releases, targeted letters, white papers, newsletters, scripts, and print campaigns.

Communications & Audience Development Manager - Miramar Cultural Center
The Communications & Audience Development Manager manages the communication and promotion needs of the Cultural Affairs Department.

Donor Relations & Annual Fund Manager - NSU Art Museum
Manages donor relations programs and advancement efforts with a specific focus on the cumulative donors of $50,000 or greater.

Executive Director - Miramar Cultural Trust
Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Executive Director is primarily responsible for the Trust’s fundraising program.

Special Events Coordinator - Salvation Army
The Salvation Army is hiring a Special Events Coordinator who plans, coordinates, executes and oversees all special event functions in Broward County. Send cover letter & resume to

Program Manager - Pompano Beach Foundation
The programs manager is responsible for all facets of the programs at schools. In particular, responsible for ensuring that students reach the programmatic goals, tutors succeed and relationships with parents and school partners are strong. Fiscal responsibility for all school level expenses.

Teaching Artist - Broward Center
The Broward Center for the Performing Arts in Fort Lauderdale, FL is seeking creative and dynamic Teaching Artists for part-time, seasonal, freelance opportunities. We are looking for qualified teachers in the fields of acting/improv, musical theater dance and musical theater singing to teach weekly classes, facilitate workshops and provide arts instruction for the Rose Miniaci Arts Education Center. Classes will are offered to students ages 3 years old – adults. Please specify what fields(s) and age group(s) you are most qualified to teach. Submit resume, cover letter & a sample 50-minute lesson plan to

Intern - Sunrise Pops
The Sunrise Pops, a highly-regarded community orchestra based in Sunrise, is seeking two to three students (high school or college) to serve as interns for the coming 2016–17 season. Responsibilities may include event planning, designing a marketing campaign, conducting a community survey, developing a social media plan, and attending board meetings. For more information, please contact Donna Horkey, Board Chair, at

Calls to Artists

Utility Box Wraps - Oakland Park
The City of Oakland Park is looking for artists to create designs to be digitized and printed on vinyl wraps for approximately 54 utility boxes located throughout the City. Deadline: September 6, 2016.
For more information, contact Kathleen Margoles at (954) 630–4240 /

8th All-Media Juried Biennial - Art and Culture Center/Hollywood
All artists residing in the state of Florida are invited to submit entries for the Art and Culture Center’s 8th All-Media Juried Biennial. Submissions: August 1 - September 30, 2016

Guitarist Wanted - Burger & Beer Joint of Pembroke Pines
The Burger & Beer Joint of Pembroke Pines is seeking a Guitarist for a garage-themed gourmet burger restaurant and bar to play 70s and 80s Classic Rock, Thursday nights from 6pm – 10pm. Contact: Paul or Rick 954–367–8980 or stop by with a demo at Burger & Beer Joint of Pembroke Pines, 11025 Pines Blvd, Pembroke Pines 33026. Email: B&

New Venue Seeks Innovators in Visual Arts, Music, Dance and Theatre - Cultural Center of Pompano Beach
The multidisciplinary venue, scheduled to open in early 2017, is seeking innovators in the visual and performing arts, digital and multi-media, music, dance, and theatre to become part of the Center’s “cultural collective.” These resident artists and nonprofits will collaborate on programming for the cultural center, which will be the crown jewel in Pompano Beach’s exploding arts scene.

Studio Space Available - Studio 18 in the Pines
Artists committed to their artistic development with a desire to become a member of a dynamic artistic community are invited to tour Studio 18 in the Pines, and view spaces available for rent at 1101 Poinciana Drive, Pembroke Pines, FL 33025.



Community Project Grants - Florida Humanities Council
The Florida Humanities Council is accepting applications from Florida nonprofit organizations for the planning and implementation of public humanities projects related to Florida or of interest to Floridians. Deadline: October 3, 2016.


Facility Manager - Fantasy Theatre Factory - Miami
Will maintain the quality, cleanliness, and safety of the cultural facility. Submission Deadline: August 19th, 2016.

Theatre Production Manager - Fantasy Theatre Factory - Miami
Will coordinate all technical needs of rental and production operations. Submission Deadline: August 19th, 2016.

Calls to Artists

Art Square - West Palm Beach
The CRA is now accepting responses to this Request for Proposals from regional artists interested in creating a one-of-a-kind, temporary installation at Art Square. Application Deadline: September 1, 2016.

2016–2017 Season Auditions - Fantasy Theatre Factory - Miami
Male and Female Energetic Actors, all ethnicities, 18–40 years old for FTF’s season of shows. Strong comedic skills required. Audition Date: Tuesday, August 16th, 2016 - 10:00am–7:00pm (Lunch Break 2–3pm) at Sandrell Rivers Theatre, 6101 NW 7th Ave, Miami, FL, 33127. Call 305–284–8800 with questions.

9th Annual Jazz Fest Poster Contest - Sunny Isles
The winning submission will become the official poster of the event. Winning poster will be auctioned off and all proceeds will benefit Joshua’s Heart Foundation. The winning artist will receive a $500 prize and have a special ceremony recognizing them during the main event on Saturday, November 19, 2016. Deadline: September 1 - October 1, 2016.

Paint the Beach 7th Annual Painting Competition - Fort Myers
November 7–13, 2016. Over $6,000 in cash & prizes.



USArtists International Grant Program
Grants of up to $15,000 will be awarded to American dance, music, and theater ensembles and solo performers that have been invited to perform at international festivals and/or for performance engagements that represent extraordinary career opportunities anywhere in the world outside the U.S. Deadline: September 7, 2016

National YoungArts Foundation: 2017 Young Artists Prize
The National YoungArts Foundation provides emerging artists (ages 15–18 or grades 10–12) with opportunities to work with renowned mentors, access to significant scholarships, national recognition, and other opportunities throughout their careers to help ensure that the nation’s most outstanding young artists are encouraged to pursue careers in the arts. Deadline: October 14, 2016.

Shubert Foundation Performing Arts Grants
The principal goal of The Shubert Foundation is to support nonprofit, professional theater and dance companies in the United States. The Shubert Foundation awards unrestricted grants for general operating support, rather than funding for specific projects. Deadline: October 15, 2016.

A Blade of Grass Fellowship for Socially Engaged Art
an active, year-long funding relationship. Documentation and field research may extend beyond the Fellowship year, in order to fully represent your project in your FIELDWORKS documentary and publication. Letter of Interest Submission Deadline: September 19, 2016.

YoungArts Foundation Invites Applications for 2017 Young Artists Prize
The National YoungArts Foundation provides emerging artists (ages 15–18 or grades 10–12) with opportunities to work with renowned mentors, access to significant scholarships, national recognition, and other opportunities throughout their careers to help ensure that the nation’s most outstanding young artists are encouraged to pursue careers in the arts. Deadline: October 14, 2016.

Adolph & Esther Gottlieb Foundation Individual Support Grants
The Adolph & Esther Gottlieb Foundation aims to encourage artists who have dedicated their lives to developing their art, regardless of their level of commercial success. To that end, the foundation’s Individual Support Grants program was conceived in order to recognize and support the serious, fully-committed artist. Deadline: December 15, 2016.

William H. Johnson Foundation Invites Applications from African-American Artists for 2016 Johnson Prize
The Johnson Prize is awarded annually to an early-career African-American artist working in the area of painting, photography, sculpture, printmaking, installation, or a new genre. Deadline: November 10, 2016.

Harpo Foundation 2016 Emerging Artist Residency Fellowship
Deadline: October 1, 2016.

National Sculpture Society Accepting Submissions for Dexter Jones Award
The society is accepting submissions from individual sculptors for the 2016 Dexter Jones Award. Through the annual competition, an unrestricted prize of $5,000 will be presented to a sculptor for an outstanding work of sculpture in bas-relief. Preference will be given to figurative or realist sculpture. Deadline: October 3, 2016.

Foundation for Contemporary Art Accepting Applications for Emergency Grants
Created in 1993, the foundation’s Emergency Grants program provides grants of up to $2,000 to innovative visual and performing artists who have unanticipated, sudden opportunities to present their work to the public when there is insufficient time to seek other sources of funding; or who incur unexpected or unbudgeted expenses for projects close to completion with committed exhibition or performance dates. Deadline: Open.


Leadership Alliances Coordinator - Americans for the Arts - Washington, DC
The Leadership Alliances Coordinator works as part of the team to develop, plan, promote, and execute these key programs and events.

Calls to Artists

Materials: Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition - Denton, TX
The exhibition celebrates the evolving field of contemporary craft and the remarkable creativity and innovation of artists who push the boundaries of their chosen media.

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