Arts at Blue Roof
Program Manager [part-time]
This position works closely with and reports directly to the Executive Director
Arts at Blue Roof seeks a dynamic, community-minded onsite program manager to plan and develop community-based arts programming which includes our anchor program, “A Room of One’s Own,” a new artist residency launching in 2021, which offers free studio space and mentorship to woman-identified artists and creative makers. Located in Council District 9, priority will be given to residents in our immediate and adjacent communities. Public programs including art workshops, screenings, artist talks, and exhibitions are developed around this signature residency and tailored to the interests and abilities of each participating artist. All Arts at Blue Roof programs are free and open to the public.
The ideal Program manager understands that art and art-making are vital parts of the human experience. The Program Manager is patient and kind, inspired by the ideals of community, values art education, and is skilled in planning and executing dynamic programming. If this describes you, we encourage you to apply.
About Arts at Blue Roof
Founded in 2016 by artist Galia Linn, Blue Roof Studios is a multidisciplinary art hub located in South Los Angeles that invites artists to work in an environment of creativity and community. Arts at Blue Roof is a nonprofit housed at Blue Roof Studios that is dedicated to providing free studio space to women and woman-identified artists, and to offering arts programming for the public. Through studio residencies, mentorship, and public programs, Arts at Blue Roof seeks to build long-term relationships with artists and audiences to support accessible arts programs and meaningful arts experiences for our community.
Key responsibilities of the Program Manager include:
Required skills and qualifications:
This position is offered at a rate of $20/hour with an expected commitment of 10 hours per week, 50 weeks per year. Blue Roof Studios is located in the Florence neighborhood of historic South Central Los Angeles. Parking is provided free of charge. This is a contract position offered for a one-year term with the option to renew by mutual agreement.