Folk & Traditional Arts

Fairmount Park Conservancy Call for Proposals: 2019 Fringe Festival

Job Listing
Posted April 19, 2019

Fairmount Park Conservancy and Philadelphia Parks & Recreation are looking for interactive pieces that encourage audience participation to be performed in LOVE Park (aka JFK Plaza). The selection criteria will be weighted to emphasize that. We’d like the artists/ performance to draw a diverse audience that is representative of the city’s population.

Young Artist Workshop (YAW) Teaching Artist

Job Listing
Posted April 18, 2019

Moore College of Art & Design's Young Artist Workshop (YAW) was founded in 1921 and maintains a rich legacy of offering high-quality art and design educational experiences that are both fun and inspiring for youth and high school students in grades 3-12.

Moore's Continuing Education department is seeking instructors who can facilitate several new course offerings for youth participants. We are looking for teaching artists eager to incorporate collaboration and STEAM initiatives into their syllabi.

Teen Lounge Teaching Artist

Job Listing
Posted April 2, 2019

Teen Lounge at Fleisher Art Memorial is accepting project proposals from teaching artists for our Fall 2019 term (September-November). Teen Lounge is a free, drop-in afterschool arts program providing young people ages 13-19 with opportunities to meet and collaborate with working Philly artists. We're looking for applicants excited about collaborating with teen students and centering their experiences, in a relaxed, affirming environment.

Executive Director

Job Listing
Posted April 1, 2019

Job Title: Executive Director

Reports To: Board of Directors

Supervises: All PFP staff, currently 2 FTE plus contractors

Status: Exempt, Full-time

Posted: February, 2019



Mission: The Philadelphia Folklore Project works to sustain vital and diverse living cultural heritage in communities in our region through collaborative projects, research, documentation and education, prioritizing folk and traditional arts in service of social change.

Performing Arts Organization Intern

Job Listing
Posted April 11, 2018

Pasion y Arte, Philadelphia's premier flamenco dance company, is looking for an intern for the Summer of 2018. This is a paid position and requirer travel to the Overbrook area of West Philadelphia.

Teaching Artist Adult & Youth Classes

Job Listing
Posted October 11, 2017

UCAL is seeking experienced, passionate Art teachers for our Fall Adult and Family programming in the following disciplines:

  • Fibers Arts
  • Digital Art Making
  • DSLR Photography
  • 2D/ 3D art for children & adults


Our Adult & Family Arts education classes run Monday-Sunday during the mid mornings to the evenings and can be between 1-3 hours in length.

Pay scale: $20- $30, commensurate with experience.