Artist Call: Tacony LAB Community Art Center Artist Residency

Job Listing
Posted May 24, 2024

Mural Arts’ Tacony LAB Community Arts Center is seeking applications for an artist residency to  take place Summer/Fall 2024 for a 3 month residency taking place from August 1, 2024 to  October 31. 

 

 The goal of this artist residency is to create a new public artwork in the Tacony neighborhood  while engaging the community in the Tacony LAB Community Arts Center.  The Tacony LAB is located at 6918 Torresdale Avenue. The Tacony Community Development Corporation (CDC) is  a co-sponsor of this residency and will be responsible for the production and installation of the  banners once they are designed. 

 

 The final form for this artwork is a series of banners along a 1 mile portion of Torresdale Avenue  through the neighborhood of Tacony. The artist will lead a community engagement process that  highlights the neighborhood’s uniqueness and will ultimately create graphics which will be  printed onto weather-proof materials as well as an exhibition of their work. As part of the  residency, artists will spend approximately 8 hours per week at the Tacony LAB or in Tacony.  Artists based in the Northeast or with connection to Tacony preferred. 

 

 The artist will be paid $6000 for this residency. A material budget of approximately $500 will be  available for supplies and engagement. The artist fee will be paid at the end of each month in increments of $2,000. 

 

Reference Librarian and African American History Subject Specialist

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Posted May 23, 2024

The Library Company of Philadelphia seeks a Reference Librarian and African American History Subject Specialist. As Reference Librarian, the candidate will work as part of a team to assist all readers with our text-based special collections in the Scheide Reading Room. As a subject specialist, the Reference Librarian will be the primary voice on staff to assist readers with the use of our printed and published African American history resources.

Ticketing Operations Associate

Job Listing
Posted May 22, 2024

Department:  Audience Services

Reports to:     Associate Director of Ticketing Operations

 

Summary:

The Ticketing Operations Associate plays a vital role in providing administrative and operational support for all Audience Services departments.  The job duties are vital to ensuring the success of many facets of the business including daily cash reconciliations, data analysis, and operations support.  This position works closely with all departments within Audience Services as well as with clients and vendors.

Assistant Librarian (Part Time)

Job Listing
Posted May 22, 2024

The Assistant Librarian is a part-time position that reports to the Librarian. As part of a small but committed staff, the part-time Librarian is responsible for the circulating library during our weekend and evening hours. This is a wonderful entry-level opportunity for MLS graduates or those at the end of their MLS degree programs. MLS from an ALA accredited program or advanced library students only please.

Responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to:

Research Associate

Job Listing
Posted May 21, 2024

Send a cover letter and resume by June 3, 2024, to  Beth Twiss Houting, Executive Director at Schwenkfelder Library & Heritage Center, 105  Seminary Street, Pennsburg PA 18073 or beth@schwenkfelder.org. They should include mention of similar research that required an innovative research plan and involved a variety of primary sources as well as a list of papers given, courses taught, or publications. Three references with contact information should be listed. Interviews will be held in June.

Conference Center Event Coordinator

Job Listing
Posted May 20, 2024

The Science History Institute is recruiting for a full-time Event Coordinator for its Conference Center. The Conference Center Event Coordinator is responsible for client engagement, event planning, culinary services, room sets, event billing, and staff management. The Conference Center Event Coordinator will supervise a team of Conference Services Assistants to provide clients with high-quality executed events within its 13,500 sq. ft. Conference Center located in the beautiful Independence Hall historic area.

Event Support Staff "AFTCP" Art Fair

Job Listing
Posted May 17, 2024

This is a call for One Day Event Saturday, June 8, 2024

InLiquid is seeking friendly, flexible setup staff for Art for the Cash Poor. This outdoor vending event celebrates emerging and established talents in our region.

Saturday, June 8, 2024

There are two shifts:

6:30 am - noon (2 people needed)
8:30 am - noon (4 people needed)
$20/hr

Location: 1400 N American St (Crane Arts Building)

Duties will include:

Website Developer

Job Listing
Posted May 17, 2024

The Philadelphia Area Consortium of Special Collections Libraries, Inc. (PACSCL) is accepting proposals from outside vendors to design a simple, beta website to host the Black Joy & Resilience project. Black Joy & Resilience is a two-year planning project funded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) that will facilitate access to digitized content; enable scholarly annotation of that content; test use of content in secondary and college-level classes; and make available new digital objects created during community events. 

Public Safety Officer

Job Listing
Posted May 15, 2024

Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library encompasses an unrivaled museum of American decorative arts in its mansion and galleries and a magnificent 60-acre naturalistic garden—all set on 1,000 gorgeous acres.

Winterthur employs a wide array of positions in the areas of curatorial, horticulture, education, conservation, library, maintenance, marketing, development, technology, and administration.

Senior Mold Maker

Job Listing
Posted May 15, 2024

Felt+Fat is a ceramic design studio and manufacturer that’s been operating out of Philadelphia since 2013. Our team is dedicated to excellence in domestic manufacturing. We seek an experienced mold maker to join our production team.  The Sr. Mold maker oversees the mold making department and all mold making needs at Felt+Fat.

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