Job Title: Cinema and Media Art Instructors
Term: Contracted, Per-workshop basis
Application Deadline: Open
The Art Gallery of Southwestern Manitoba (AGSM) is seeking cinema and media art instructors from Brandon and Southwestern Manitoba for its upcoming professional development workshops series, launching in spring 2019. Core workshops will be introductory-level, while creative, specialty, and development workshops can be tailored to instructor specialization.
We are the Art Gallery of Southwestern Manitoba, a community engaged and inclusive contemporary art gallery located in downtown Brandon, Manitoba. We have a national reputation for the excellence of our culturally diverse exhibition and education programming. We believe art is an essential element of what defines community, culture, and nation. As such, we are committed to the artists and deep art history of this land as we collectively work towards the betterment of our shared community, and towards rebuilding and strengthen relationships between Indigenous communities and the many divers peoples who now make up Southwestern Manitoba. The AGSM is a leading advocate for cultural development, the revitalization of downtown Brandon, and the creative economy in the region. Its 22,000 square foot facility attracts more than 22,000 people per year and nearly 3,000 children and adults take part in our over 250 onsite public programming activities.
Areas include, but are not limited to:
- Technical (camera, lights, digital editing, audio, etc.)
- Specialty (analogue film, animation, Unity, etc.)
- Creative (directing, scriptwriting, documentary treatment development, interactive story developing, etc.)
- Development (producing, production planning, grant writing, etc.)
- Artist marketing + distribution (artist websites, submitting to galleries, DIY distribution, etc.)
The AGSM is committed to being an inclusive environment within all aspects of our operations. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals including women, racialized and Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, and persons of all sexual orientations and gender identities/expressions. If you are contacted for an interview, please advise us of any accommodations needed to ensure you have access to a fair and equitable process.
Individuals interested in becoming an AGSM cinema or media art instructor are requested to contact Manitoba Digital Initiatives Manager, Cecilia Araneda, at [email protected] with information on area(s) of specialization and resume/portfolio, if relevant.