Jobs & Internships

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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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Lynn Imaging Paid Internship $10/hr Application Deadline: May 13 2019

The candidate will have a passion for design and marketing/advertising. This person must be a self-starter, team-oriented, have a yearning to learn, and excel at multi-tasking a variety of projects. This is a paid, part-time, and on-site internship.


  • Working with the Marketing to design print and digital materials, such as, promotional web graphics, flyers, banners, posters, invitations, ads, and other materials as needed
  • Prepare images and content to coincide with social media and blog posts
  • Assist with marketing...
Birch & Lime, LLC Unpaid Internship Application Deadline: May 15 2019

If you're interested in a career focused on brand strategy, identity systems, web design, or graphic design, then we invite you to gain on the job experience at a new start-up, Birch & Lime, LLC.

As an intern at Birch & Lime you'll participate in the following:

  • Client Strategy/Discovery Sessions where you'll learn how to present ideas to clients and facilitate strategy
  • Designing Stylescapes for real clients
  • Web Wireframing and Designing
  • Web Development
  • Creating Identity Systems
  • Social Media content creation and...
University of Kentucky College of Fine Arts Paid Position $10/h, 40hrs a week

The College of Fine Arts is seeking eight outstanding students to provide technical support during the Governor’s School for the Arts program hosted this summer at the University of Kentucky, College of Fine Arts. The incumbent will work at various College of Fine Arts locations as directed to address the daily needs of the program including Opening Day, College Fair Day, Closing Day, special performances, and other events. Positions include:

Theatre Technical Support in Guignol Theatre and Briggs Theatre (2 positions available) Assist during daily GSA studio time. Organize and...

Tahlsound Music Festival Paid Internship stipend Application Deadline: May 3 2019

Arts Production (Painting, Sculpture, Costuming, etc.)
   - Digital/Interactive Media
   - Instrumental Performance
   - Organization/Marketing
   - Photography
   - Visual Arts Education
   - Voice Performance


String Elegance Paid Position $120+ Application Deadline: May 1 2019

We are seeking a violinist to accompany our ensemble for weddings in Central Kentucky. Based on the applicant's availability, they can play as many weddings as they would like based on our supply of weddings. The applicant needs to be punctual, reliable, and have swift communication skills. Upon applying, you may be asked to submit a video demonstration of your playing ability. Please send me an email at introducing yourself and we will begin the interview process

University of Kentucky College of Fine Arts Paid Position

The School of Art and Visual Studies (SA/VS) at the University of Kentucky seeks applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor in Drawing and Digital Illustration to begin August 2019. The successful candidate will teach two courses per semester in drawing and illustration (2/2 teaching load) and advise both undergraduate and graduate students working in a variety of contemporary studio art and design practices. The applicant will also be expected to conduct creative research and provide appropriate service to the school, college, university and public.  A successful candidate for...

University of Kentucky College of Fine Arts Paid Position

The School of Art and Visual Studies (SAVS) seeks applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor in Art Studio, Foundations/Drawing to begin August 2019.  The successful candidate will teach three courses per semester in our vibrant and contemporary Foundations Program, oversee the Foundations Drawing Studio and work with both undergraduate and graduate students in a variety of contemporary studio art and design practices. Drawing in our Foundations Program takes a traditional approach to perceptual awareness and articulation, while incorporating creative thinking, compositional...

University of Kentucky Singletary Center for the Arts Paid Position

The Singletary Center is currently hiring University of Kentucky students as stage managers, sound engineers, stage hands, and lighting engineers.  Previous experience preferred but not required; on-the-job training provided.  Daytime, evening, and weekend shifts available based on performance schedules.

Contact SCFA Production Director Tanya Harper for more information: / 859-257-477

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.