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Visual Art ,
submitted by
Whitney LaMora

LOCUS Curatorial Apprenticeship

LOCUS is a quarterly gallery show + micro-grant program that marries visual and literary artists in an anonymous creative experiment.

LOCUS Curator Whitney LaMora seeks a curatorial apprentice to help build the LOCUS: VIII gallery show in exchange for knowledge around the LOCUS curation & production process, working with the Board and the apprentice's own opportunity to curate + produce a virtual or in-person exhibition.

The basic asks of this individual are:

+ Be available to take on organizational website & administrative work between August - September, with the heaviest workload happening between mid-August + mid-September
+ Build LOCUS: VIII onto the LOCUS website - fully guided by Curator Whitney LaMora
+ Fully caption all reaction videos on YouTube
+ Shadow curation & production tasks as offered / desired

In exchange for their time & work, this individual will receive:

+ Comprehensive knowledge & tools on how the LOCUS show is managed and built
+ Access to the knowledge base of our Board Member team
+ The opportunity to curate & produce their own gallery exhibit - virtual or online based on individual's location, availability & interest

At this time we are only accepting submissions from US-based individuals. Women, non-binary, BIPOC & LGBTQIA+ individuals to the front.

Deadline: 07.17.2021
Name: Whitney LaMora
Address: 2500 W Chicago Ave
Phone: 312-401-5782