Los Angeles, CA
DESCRIPTION: MULTIMEDIA TEACHING ARTIST (PHOTO, FILM AND AUDIO)
Venice Arts is seeking a Multimedia Teaching Artist to lead a beginning multimedia class for 14-18 year-olds during the month of July. The multimedia artist will teach basic elements of photography, video and audio while facilitating a class with a documentary focus.
Must be a photography/filmmaker or multimedia artist with a background and/or experience in digital storytelling. Prior experience teaching young people photography, filmmaking and/or multimedia required, specifically ages 14-18. Must be proficient in video editing (Adobe Premiere preferred). Must be available to teach in our Summer program July 1-26 (no class on July 4), Monday through Friday from 1:30-5:30 (includes half-hour prep and post). The multimedia artist will be responsible for designing a four week syllabus.
Total compensation will be $2,520.
How to Apply
Please email your resume and a cover letter highlighting relevant experience (“Multimedia Teaching Artist” in the subject line) to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please no phone enquiries or walk-ins. We are sorry but because we receive significant interest in these opportunities, we are unable to respond to every artist’s submission.
Venice Arts’ mission is to ignite, expand and transform the lives of Los Angeles’ low-income youth through photography and film education and to use participatory storytelling practices to amplify the voices of underrepresented communities around the world.