Hiring Curatorial Paraprofessional, Fine Arts Center

The Fine Arts Center is looking for a recent grad (within 5 years) for a curatorial paraprofessional position. This is a great 1-year position (with the possibility of renewal for a second year) for someone looking to gain experience at an art museum before grad school.  Check out the full description at https://employment.coloradocollege.edu/postings/4063 Curatorial Paraprofessional, Fine…

Smithsonian Office of Fellowships & Internships

Due 6/23: I2F (Internship to Fellowship) Programs – Smithsonian Institution

The Smithsonian’s Internship to Fellowship (I2F) Program is a two-tiered learning experience designed to introduce recent college graduates to the diversity of career opportunities within the fields of museum sciences and support. Selected candidates will embark on a 15-week internship in Fall 2019 where they will be placed with a mentor and spend time learning…

Art Gym Denver

Art Gym Denver – 6 mos. Residency

We are so excited to announce that Art Gym Denver is currently accepting submissions for the Create Award Residency, a residency for recent graduates in the creative disciplines (fine arts, digital art, performing art, etc.). If accepted, the two awarded artists would begin their residency in August and plan an exhibition of their work for…

4/9: Working Back from the Gravestone (Stratton Series with Inventor Michael White ’02)

Working Back from the Gravestone with Inventor Michael White ’02 Don’t know what you want to do with your life? Great. Neither does Stratton Series speaker and inventor Michael White (but he’s “successful” by many accounts). While it’s okay to have no idea, there are a few things we can do right now that can…

$2,000 for international travel to study art or architecture

The Edith Kirsch Prize — Application Deadline Friday, March 29, 2019. All continuing Colorado College students are eligible to apply. The Kirsch Prize is awarded to a Colorado College student to fund an independent project involving summer travel to study works of art or architecture. All continuing Colorado College students are eligible to apply. The Kirsch…

Create a Greeting Card Scholarship Contest

Enter the 12th Annual Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship Would you like your artwork featured by the leading publisher of premium quality cards in the United States? Here’s your chance! We formally invite you to enter our 12th Annual Create-A-Greeting Card $10,000 contest. Design a greeting card for the opportunity to win yourself a $10,000 scholarship and $1,000…

NEW! Radio Production Half Block

Radio Production with Andrea Chalfin Half Block What’s this class about? Join Andrea Chalfin from 91.5 KRCC for this dynamic week-long crash course in radio production. You’ll learn how to record high-quality audio; utilize Adobe Audition to layer voices, music, and sound; and complete a final project showcasing your skills. This course will be taught…

Art Education Teaching and Learning Laboratory Half Block

Art Education Teaching & Learning Laboratory Half Block What’s this class about? Are you interested in learning more about how to develop an effective art program, grounded in best educational practices? This dynamic 9-day course will provide you with background in effective educational practice, how to organize learning environments, and the logistics behind marketing and registering…

5 Things to Consider Before You Go Freelance

by Marianne Stenger | May 22, 2018 Re-posted from Vault Freelancing is more popular than ever, and in this so-called gig economy, between 20 and 30 percent of the working age population in Europe and the U.S. already engage in some form of independent work. This number is expected to rise significantly in the coming…

Art Gym Denver

Create Award, Art Gym in Denver

What is the Create Award? The Create Award is a 6-month residency for recent graduates from creative disciplines (fine arts, digital art, performing arts, etc.). Selected candidates receive a 6-month membership at Art Gym Denver (a shared workspace for artists), and a final exhibition and/or performance in Art Gym’s professional gallery space. Who It’s For…

WRAPsody, a creative car art competition

WRAPsody. Our definition: An enthusiastic expression of excitement in contemporary art. Inspired by the BMW Art Car collection and the brand’s racing history, Winslow BMW of Colorado Springs has partnered with the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb to offer WRAPsody, a Creative Car Art Competition. The BMW Art Car collection itself represents mobile works of…

Museum Summer Intern, Colorado College Fine Arts Center Museum

PAID internships available, May-August 2018 Purpose: To offer students rich opportunities to connect classroom learning to practical experiences, to build professional skills and connections while interacting with a wide public audience. Interns have the opportunity to learn about museum operations; object/artifact care, handling, and assessment; collections management and ethics and standards of the international museum…

Creative Resources for Learning Graphic Design

Reposted from Medium.com // Author: Orlando Pimentel Creative Resources for Learning Graphic Design During my second year of undergrad at University of Georgia (UGA), I wanted to take up graphic design in addition to studying advertising. After looking into available programs, I found out UGA let students double major with certain majors, but unfortunately, graphic design…

Deadline 2/1: ArtistYear, one-year fellowship for artists

ArtistYear is dedicated to enhancing school engagement, increasing civic behaviors, and developing student artistry for vulnerable youth populations: economically disadvantaged students, English Language Learners, and students of color. Each ArtistYear AmeriCorps Member works full-time in a Title I school in America to deliver an issue-based arts curriculum that inspires active youth citizens and supports school culture…

Spotlight on Half Block: Soundance: Film Audio Blowout!

Welcome to our Spotlight on Half Block series! Each week leading up to Dynamic Half Block in January, we’re featuring one of 2018’s non-credit offerings here on our blog. Registration for all non-credit offerings is now open on Summit. Spotlight on Soundance: Film Audio Blowout! What’s this class about?  Learn all about postproduction film audio and apply knowledge to rebuilding the entire…

10/9: Choosing Art for a Living Panel

Join the Career Center and Office of Alumni Relations for a panel with parent and alumni artists. Monday, Oct. 9, 3-5 p.m.  Mahaney Classroom, El Pomar Sports Center Brought to you by the Stratton Series  Panel will include: Austin Howlett ’15, Painter http://www.austinhowlett.com/ Jon Khoury ’84, Executive Director, Cottonwood Center for the Arts http://cottonwoodcenterforthearts.com/ Laurie Smith…

Art Gym Denver

2017 Grads: Create Award Residency Program at Art Gym Denver!

Art Gym Denver is offering a 6-month residency for recent grads from creative disciplines (fine arts, metalsmiths, digital artists, performing artists, writers etc.). The residency culminates in an exhibition or performance in Art Gym’s gallery. This is a great opportunity to re-work your senior project, begin a new body of work or sharpen your professional practices!…

Fine Arts Center Internship: Summer and Academic Year

Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center Museum Internships  The CSFAC Museum internships offer students rich opportunities to connect their classroom learning to practical experiences, and to build professional skills and connections while interacting with a wide public audience. The Mellon Summer Internship is a paid, part-time, 10 week internship funded through the Mellon Foundation to focus…

Careers in Architecture and Design: a Panel of Recent CC Alumni

Several recent alumni working in the design and architecture fields will take part in a panel discussion as part of Design Week (Block 6, Week 3). They will discuss their careers, what influences shaped their decisions and how their CC education prepared them for success. Tuesday, March 7th 4:30pm Screening Room of the Cornerstone Arts Center.…

4/10 Museum Technician at the Pioneeers Museum

The CSPM (Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum), which is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums, is seeking an experienced museum professional to perform collection management, curatorial research, and exhibit preparation duties. In this position, you will work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment with dedicated staff and volunteers to ensure the public has meaningful access to…