Mural Apprenticeship

Applications for paid apprenticeship are open until May 30, 2019 at Midnight

The mural team is now looking to complete phase two of  “El Abrazo” on the building next-door. We are looking for another set of apprentices that are ready to learn and create with us this summer. This is a paid opportunity for youth who are hard-working team players, quick learners, and passionate about arts. The highest consideration will be given to those who are located near the mural and have a desire to work within the community.

Eligibility requirements

  • Submit this application and complete an interview with the mural team
  •  Youth Ages 16+
  • Physically able to lift and carry material, climbing ladders, paint large surfaces, and working outside
  •  Be present and on time for the entire project duration, including the mural related events
  • Have easy access or reliable transportation to and from the garden

APPLICATIONS DEADLINE: May 30, 2019 before Midnight

Location: El Paseo Community Garden, 944 W. 21st St. Chicago IL
Project dates: 4 weeks (full-time), June 16th – July 16th
Lead Artist Team: Diana Solis, Eric J. Garcia, Katia Perez-Fuentes

Interviews scheduled for June 1st-2nd at the garden | Position notifications the week of June 9th

Click here to Apply

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