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Venice Arts

Photographer/ Teaching Artist

Employment type
2 months ago
Los Angeles

Venice Arts is seeking a Photographer/ Teaching Artist to lead an Intermediate/advanced photography class for 14-18 year–olds during the month of July.





Must be a photographer with a background and/or experience in digital storytelling. Must have prior experience teaching young people photography, specifically ages 14-18. Must be able to teach Lightroom, Photoshop and basic inkjet printing. Experience with multimedia and or book design a plus. Must be available to teach in our summer program July 1st – 26th (no class on July 4th) Monday through Friday from 1:30- 5:30 (includes 1/2 hour ­­­prep and post). The teaching artist will be responsible for designing a 4 week syllabus.




Total compensation will be $2,520.


Venice Arts’ mission is to ignite, expand, and transform the lives of Los Angeles’ low-income youth through photography and film education, and use our participatory storytelling practices to amplify the voices of underrepresented communities around the world.


To apply

Please email your resume, along with a cover letter highlighting relevant experience (“Photography Teaching Artist” in the subject line), to [email protected]. Please no phone enquires or walk-ins. We are sorry, but because we receive significant interest in these opportunities, we are not able to respond to every artist’s submission.