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Artist-Educator Contract: Art Discovery
Venice Arts

Marina Del Rey

Venice Arts seeks artists-educators who are accomplished teaching a multi-disciplinary visual arts curriculum to young children. Artist-educators should demonstrate an understanding of project-based learning and a child-centered approach, and must be able to create a syllabus that builds foundational knowledge in the visual arts, while including analogue and digital photography, film, and/or animation activities. Standard class times are Tuesdays, 4-6pm for children ages 6-7 and Saturdays, 10am-12pm for children ages 8-9.

Please submit your qualifications with a cover letter to Director of Education Issa Sharp at In your cover letter, please highlight relevant experience related visual arts education, and experience working with these age groups. No phone inquiries or walk-ins, please. The contract will be for the entire academic year, which starts late/August early September and ends in May 2018.

Venice Arts ignites, expands, and transforms the lives of Los Angeles’ low-income youth through photography and film education, and uses its participatory storytelling practices to amplify the voices of underrepresented communities around the world.

Contact:Erica Rodriguez

Deadline: 09-01-2017

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