Art/ Music/ Performance Jobs

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Below are links to various job boards and career centers related to this career. Some sites also have information about internships and residencies: 

Art and Design

Arkansas Arts Council Job BoardThe Arkansas Arts Council advances the arts in Arkansas by providing services and grants-in-aid supporting arts endeavors that encourage and assist literary, performing and visual artists in achieving standards of professional excellence.

ArtJob: Multiple job listings 

College Art Association:  Their Online Career Center is the largest database of employment listings in the art and academic worlds.

American Institute of Graphic Arts Job Board: multiple job postings from all over for the field of graphic arts

ResArtis- A worldwide network of artist residencies

Americans for the Arts Job Board: Careers at Americans for the Arts

Aquent: Aquent is a staffing agency for creative types and web experts

Art Directors Club:  Advertising and graphic design jobs across the U.S. 

Artweek:  lists artist residencies, employment opportunities, competitions, and more

Coroflot - a design jobs board for jobs across the U.S

Arts in the Parks:  National Park Service's Artist-in-Residence program. There are programs for visual artists, writers, musicians, and other creative media. Programs vary, but residencies are typically 2 to 4 weeks in length and most include lodging. Often artists are invited to participate in park programs by sharing their art with the public.

Creative Heads - Jobs in animation, special effects, video game design and more

The Art Deadlines List:  monthly newsletter providing information about juried exhibitions and competitions, call for entries, jobs, internships, scholarships, residencies, and more 

Artist Help Network: is based on the Appendix of Resources of Caroll Michels’ book How to Survive and Prosper as an Artist: Selling Yourself without Selling Your Soul (New York: Henry Holt & Company).

Museum Jobs: Find museum jobs, internships, fellowships, and career resources

American Alliance of Museums


National Band Association

American School Band Directors Association

Association of Concert Bands

Marching Band Association

American Composers Alliance

American Composers Forum

Society of Composers 

Music Industry Career Center

My Music Job

American Federation of Television and Radio Artists

Americana Music Association 


Show Biz Jobs: includes disciplines that drive the Entertainment business such as operations, accounting, finance, marketing, sales, legal, graphic arts, production, post-production, production management, internships, and administration to name a few 

Entertainment Careers.Net - with many entertainment jobs in the arts



job disciplines that drive the Entertainment business. Operations, accounting, finance, marketing, sales, legal, graphic arts, production, post-production, production management, internships and administration to name a few