Event Coordinator (Summer Curatorial Intern)
Website Indigenous Curatorial Collective
Activating Indigenous creative sovereignty
About the ICCA
The Indigenous Curatorial Collective / Collectif des commissaires autochtones (ICCA) is an Indigenous run and led non-profit organization that aims to support and connect fellow Indigenous curators, artists, writers, academics, and professionals through various methods of gathering. The ICCA engages in critical discourses, increases professional opportunities for our members, develops programming, and most importantly works to build reciprocal relationships with Indigenous curators, artists, communities and the institutions we engage with. The ICCA is invested in initiatives that influence a more equitable, accessible, and inclusive arts sector for Black, Indigenous, and People of Colour working in the arts.
(Summer Curatorial Intern)
The primary responsibility of the Event Coordinator is to coordinate the opening event titled “Tease Me – 2Spirit Indigiqueer Cabaret” for the 2021 ICCA Digital Gathering. The Event Coordinator also has the important task of assisting the Director of Programming and the Program Coordinator in the implementation, coordination, and production of the Gathering.
- This remote position is 28-hours per week
- Beginning Monday June 28, 2021 until Friday November 12, 2021
- At a rate of $23 per hour
The Event Coordinator is responsible for the following tasks and activities:
- Helps in the coordination of the Opening Event Tease Me – 2Spirit Indigiqueer Cabaret for the ICCA 2021 Digital Gathering;
- Communicates effectively with participating curators, artists, and cultural workers involved in the Opening Event which includes assisting in the production of artist videos and performances, working with video editors and production assistants, and making sure artists have everything they need;
- Working with the ICCA Programming team (Director of Programming, Program Coordinator, and Curatorial Intern) and others involved to assist in activities of the 2021 ICCA Digital Program;
- Helps to draft and produce communications and promotional materials for the Opening Event to share with ICCA members and the general public; and
- Works with the rest of the ICCA team in weekly Zoom meetings, content creation, and helping with general tasks as they come up.
- The individual should be familiar with Indigenous art history and curatorial practices and has general knowledge of arts, culture and cultural institutions;
- They should have a strong work ethic, the ability to work remotely and independently, and has strong time management abilities;
- Excellent written and communication skills;
- Self-motivated individual ; and
- Must be between the ages of 15-30.
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Apply before Friday June 18, 2021
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