Category Archives: Edmonton jobs

Calgary & Edmonton | Employment Opportunities at Alberta Craft Council

The Alberta Craft Council has openings for a Retail Assistant in both Calgary and Edmonton. For full posting with all relevant details, download the full posting:

Competition deadline: February 4th, 2018
Start date: March 1st, 2018

Edmonton | Job Opportunity : Works to Work Summer Internship

The Works logoWorks To Work Summer Internship

 The Works Art & Design Festival Works to Work Program accepts applications for students looking for positions in the art and design field. Learn more about the intern experience at The Works Blog.

The Works to Work Summer Internship program begins in May and runs throughout the summer. This paid program is fast-paced and connects theoretical learning with real-world applications:  participants complete 46 plus hours of in-class/ home-study instruction as well as over 500 hours of practical work experience in delivering The Works Art & Design Festival. Participants benefit from working with experienced arts presenters and world class artists, while learning in a variety of ways that include assignment modules, research, student instruction, guest lectures, professional exposure, and hands-on experience.

Deadline for applications: March 1, 2018

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Edmonton | Employment Opportunity: Operations Manager

The Works logoThe Works International Visual Arts Society is a not-for-profit charitable organization that advances the development, awareness and appreciation of art and design in Canada and provides artists, designers and the public a forum for exchanging ideas. The Works Art & Design Festival, entering its 33rd year, is the most unique, free event of its kind. It attracts artists, designers and patrons from around the world – boosting the city’s energy and imagination for 13 days each summer.

Working in a collaborative, dynamic workplace the Operations Manager will support the Executive Artistic Director and Chief Operating Officer by applying their administrative knowledge and skills to support festival operations, financial and Human Resources along with running the day-to-day operations of the Works Society.This full time position is responsible for office administration, information technology, security and facility management and the orientation of staff, interns and volunteers. The successful candidate will administer fund/grant reporting, prepare work schedules and draft contracts as defined by projects and programming. The Operations Manager will work collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders and contribute to the over-all effectiveness of strategies, policies and practices to ensure operational excellence.To learn more about The Works, visit www.theworks.ab.ca

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Call For Submissions: Edmonton, AB

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Call for Submission: Latitude 53, Edmonton – AB

Application Deadline: April 30 and September 30 annually

Latitude 53 Call for main space exhibition proposals.
Latitude 53 Society of Artists is a not-for profit artist-run centre. Its purpose is to encourage contemporary artistic endeavors, to foster experimental cultural development, and to stimulate dialogue within the art community. A forum for dialogue about contemporary art practices is provided through exhibitions, criticism and projects.

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Open Call for Creative Practices Institute Board Members: Edmonton, AB

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Call for Interest : Creative Practices Institute

Open Call for Creative Practices Institute Board Members

If you possess an entrepreneurial spirit, a passion for creative practice, and want to contribute into the strategic direction of a local non-profit society, Creative Practices may have the perfect opportunity for you!

To accomplish this, they need exceptional talent to leverage their strengths and develop professionally within the following board positions: Chair, Vice Chair, Treasurer, Student Representative, and Members at Large.

To apply, email a resume and cover letter to Creative Practices Managing Director, Connor Buchanan, at connor.cpiyeg@gmail.com. Please quote the position name you are interested in in the email subject line.