AMP connects artists and behind-the-scenes collaborators of all genres, including musicians, painters, performance artists, writers, dancers, and many more, with resources, opportunities, and personal connections. Many AMPers also provide free temporary lodging for other members. With thousands of members in 86 countries, AMP enthusiastically and energetically builds bridges between artists, audiences, and producers through our website, as well as at AMP-hosted parties and multimedia events worldwide. AMP is free to join. The only 'cost' is your energy and enthusiasm in building a global artistic community and helping fellow artists.
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School of Art & Art History at the University of Illinois Chicago seeking a Professor in Art

from e-flux

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor

Application deadline: December 21, 2015

The School of Art & Art History in the College of Architecture, Design and the Arts at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) seeks an artist engaged in active creative practice whose work and critical thinking demonstrate a rigorous and deeply considered approach to art in painting, drawing, sculpture, new media, moving image, and/or photography.

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Dancers, Actors, & Singers: Perform with LA Opera!

from LA Culture Net


LA Opera is seeking volunteer DANCERS, ACTORS and SINGERS to perform in The Festival Play of Daniel (ages 11 and up).

LA Opera and the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels are working together to produce a community opera production
of The Festival Play of Daniel, conducted by LA Opera's Richard Seaver Music Director James Conlon. The production
will feature a cast and chorus of nearly 400 from Los Angeles-area community groups performing alongside LA Opera
singers and Orchestra members. This unique program has a playful yet intense focus, that culminates in community
performances at the Cathedral of Our Lady of Angeles in downtown Los Angeles on March 4 and 5.
(see complete schedule on reverse)

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Job Posting: Costume Designer & Puppet Designer for Wild Art Group (Los Angeles)

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Two design positions available for
Wild Art Group, a new experimental performance company. The performance is an Immersive Promenade Site Specific Music Concert. The artwork examines American’s new fear of extreme weather after Hurricane Sandy and the extreme drought of 2012. You must have an interest in sustainability.
Timeline: Now through show opening on February 5 2016

including a brief cover letter, resume, and link to portfolio.

Puppet & Shadow Designer

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Job Posting: Paid puppeteer position available for those who can sing (Los Angeles)

from LA Culture Net

Female Puppeteer Singer needed for an
Immersive Promenade Site Specific Music Concert Performance
Wild Art is an exciting new performance company based in LA, after years of producing in New York. Our next production examines American’s new fear of extreme weather after Hurricane Sandy and the extreme drought of 2012. Using very little text, the performance relies on expressive visuals, shadow imagery, and music to express what cannot be put into words.

Role:"The Guide" is a flood victim in a drought. Pregnant if female. Will be responsible for two bird puppets (no voices) and will work extensively with overhead projector shadow work. Will also be in charge of the movement of the audience as they walk through the space. Sings and has lines.

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Job Opening: Masters/Collections Temps at The Autry (Los Angeles)

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Master's Temp / Collections Temp
The Autry is dedicated to exploring and sharing the stories, experiences, and perceptions of the diverse peoples of the American West. Through the work of its dynamic staff, the Autry promotes education, research, exhibitions, and public programs. Located in scenic Griffith Park, the Autry provides a collaborative work environment for its employees and attracts highly qualified and motivated professionals.

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WANTED: Gallery Attendant - Part time, flexible schedule (Los Angeles area)

from LA Culture Net

Gallery Attendant

The City of Manhattan Beach Parks and Rec Department is looking to hire a part time gallery attendant for the Manhattan Beach Art Center.


10-20 hours per week, must be able to work nights and/or weekends




The City of Manhattan Beach is seeking a part time gallery attendant to join our team.

This can be a perfect job for a student with possibility for long term employment and advancement.

The right candidate should be friendly and personable and be able to perform the following duties:

Open and close the Art Center and oversee front desk/reception area

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WeHo Arts seeks musicans for its free Summer Sounds concert series

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Each Summer the City of West Hollywood through its Arts and CulturalAffairs Commission presents a series of concerts held outdoors in our Cityparks. The City encourages applications from both new and establishedperformance groups/musicians in all styles of performance – classical,contemporary, jazz, folk, traditional, world – featuring instrumental and/orvocal artists and ensembles. Deadlinefor submissions is January 4, 2016 at noon. For more information, completeguidelines, and a link to the application please visit: or contact Economic Development andCultural Affairs Coordinator Mike Che at

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Curatorial residency available, Charlotte Street Foundation, Kansas City, MO, deadline Nov. 30

from Franklin Furnace

Hello, I’m reaching out on behalf of the Charlotte Street Foundation in Kansas City, MO.

We’re spreading the word about an exciting curatorial residency opportunity for the fall of 2016. It’s an 18 month residency with furnished housing and utilities provided, along with a $1,000/month stipend, and a separate working budget for exhibitions and programs. Potential teaching opportunities with partnering academic institutions are an additional possibility.

After two years of successful piloting, this program continues to grow and evolve and we’d love it if you could pass the world along to individuals that you think would be interested. The application deadline is November 30th.

Details in the PDF linked below:

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Director of Community Action sought, Gina Gibney Dance, Manhattan

from Franklin Furnace

Gina Gibney Dance, Inc.


Job Description – November/December 2015

The mission of Gibney Dance is to bring the power of movement where it otherwise would not exist. Our vision is to be a trailblazing force in the community, tapping into the vast potential of movement, creativity and performance to effect social change and personal transformation.

Community Action

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