The University of Kentucky College of Fine Arts

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Submissions are updated weekly. Postings without an application deadline are open until filled. All non-UK postings cycle out 6 weeks after post date, even if they have no deadline or a deadline farther out than 6 weeks at time of posting. Be sure to note down all information if you plan on applying after a CFA posting will expire!

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CREATE art + play studio Unpaid Internship Application Deadline: May 6 2018

Job Description:
CREATE art + play studio is looking for a creative, imaginative and energetic person to fill the position of Art Education Intern to assist with summer camps. The Art Education Intern should have a background in the fine arts and has expertise with materials commonly found in the art studio. However, the role transcends “art” as commonly practiced in schools and focuses on the processes of children’s learning through the exploration of materials and the expression found in the process and product of the...

Highgrove at Tates Creek Paid Position $150 Application Deadline: Apr 26 2018

We are hosting an event for our building's one year anniversary and looking for a saxophone player or a small jazz band that can walk around and play during the event on April 24, 2018 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Professional Casual Fashion Paid Position $30/hr


My wardrobe needs a bit of updating. I would like to go through a Wardrobe Evaluation and see what I should keep or eliminate. In addition, the right person will suggest additional pieces that I can find online and show to a retail associate or they should be available to personally locate these items. 

Personal brand evaluation would also be welcome. 

I look forward to working with you!

The Living Arts and Science Center Unpaid Internship Application Deadline: Apr 30 2018

Job Description
Art education and administration interns will work with the Arts Education Coordinator, to support day-to-day operations of the Living Arts and Science Center’s art education programs. Duties will vary but may include researching and preparing activities and materials for outreach programs and special events; leading hands-on art activities and representing the center at events around town; assisting or teaching in select classes; supervising open-studio sessions; organizing and maintaining classroom spaces and ...

Liberty Hall Historic Site Paid Position Dependent on experience

Liberty Hall Historic Site in Frankfort, Kentucky serves as a non-profit learning center that engages the public in exploring the history, politics, social and cultural life in early Kentucky through the homes, gardens, documents, and artifacts of Senator John Brown and his family.  Working under the supervision of the Executive Director and with a creative staff and board, the Marketing Specialist will, in order of focus, provide:

Promotion and Design

Find creative and appropriate ways...

University of Kentucky Singletary Center for the Arts Paid Position

Duties include assisting patrons with seat location, taking tickets at the main entrances to the hall, and assisting with setting up the lobby prior to an event.  Students applying for this position must have a good attitude, be willing to converse with the public, ability to work weekends/nights, and be prompt.  This position does allow for advancement/promotion.

Applications can be picked up in person at the Singletary Center Ticket Office.