Staff positions

Director of Development

Venice Arts seeks an experienced Director of Development well-versed in all aspects of fundraising, with depth of experience in individual and corporate donor development, events, and multi-platform fundraising campaigns. Experience in a leadership role with capital or expansion campaigns a plus. This exempt, leadership position requires a versatile, personable individual who can articulate Venice Arts’ vision and impacts with enthusiasm and passion, while attending to the daily, organizational details so critical to success. Must have experience in marketing/ communications, excellent planning and organizational skills, be a strong writer, and be highly detailed oriented. Must be competent with donor and financial software and data management systems. An individual with a background in the arts, or experience in arts education and/or youth development a plus. Must enjoy working in a small, but highly dynamic, nonprofit environment with both the limitations and opportunities that such an organization provides. Click here for a complete job description and compensation information.



Venice Arts maintains a pool of qualified, professional photographers, filmmakers, and multimedia artists interested in teaching at Venice. We particularly seek photographers and filmmakers with a strong background in documentary media and storytelling, as well as experienced working with youth. Artists are asked to design their own syllabus in support of Venice Arts' learning objectives. Creativity encouraged!