Alumni Online Resources

We have put together more than a hundred online arts and career resources for your benefit. Included in this listing, you’ll find recruiters, employment databases, professional associations, funding organizations, and more.

This listing is fluid and changing frequently, so if you have any suggestions for resources that we should add, or any corrections that should be made, please let us know at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

You can browse these resources alphabetically or filter them by the region they serve and the discipline of interest.

24 Seven Inc

24 Seven is the leading talent recruitment agency for the biggest names in fashion, retail, beauty, marketing, advertising, and entertainment.


4Culture is King County’s cultural services agency that provides an on-site research facility, publications, grant and fellowship assistance, and online web links to more than 150 arts and arts service organizations.

Academic Careers Online

"Academic Careers Online includes faculty, teacher, research, post doc, adjunct, library, administrative and senior management positions at (community) colleges, universities, research institutes, and schools around the world. "

ACRE (Artists’ Cooperative Residency and Exhibitions)

ACRE (Artists’ Cooperative Residency and Exhibitions) is a volunteer-run non-profit based in Chicago devoted to employing various systems of support for emerging artists and to creating a generative community of cultural producers. ACRE investigates and institutes models designed to help artists develop, present, and discuss their practices by providing forums for idea exchange, interdisciplinary collaboration, and experimental projects.

Actor’s Equity Association

Actor’s Equity Association is the labor union that represents more than 45,000 theater performers and stage managers in the United States. It negotiates wages and working conditions on behalf of its members, and provides a wide range of benefits, including health and pension plans, as well as a national listing of casting calls for actors, dancers, singers and stage managers.

Actor's Fund of America

The Actors Fund is a nonprofit, nationwide human services organization providing programs that support the unique, essential needs of all who work in entertainment and the performing arts - on stage or camera and behind the scenes. The Actors Fund assists those working in theater, film, television, radio, music, dance, opera and circus. The Fund is a safety net, offering quality services for and individual attention to our community, giving all a responsive place to turn in times of need or crisis.

American Alliance of Museums

The American Alliance of Museums' mission is to nurture excellence in museums through advocacy and service by Developing standards and best practices, Providing resources and career development, Advocating for museums to thrive.

American Composers Forum

The American Composers Forum enriches lives by nurturing the creative spirit of composers and communities. We provide new opportunities for composers and their music to flourish, and engage communities in the creation, performance and enjoyment of new music.

American Craft Council

The American Craft Council (ACC) is a national, nonprofit educational organization founded in 1943 by Aileen Osborn Webb. With a mission to promote understanding and appreciation of contemporary American craft, we celebrate the remarkable achievements of the many gifted artists today who are working with a variety of materials. Their programs include the bimonthly magazine, American Craft, annual juried shows presenting artists and their work, the Aileen Osborn Webb Awards honoring those who enrich the craft field, as well as a specialized library, various workshops, seminars and conferences, and much more.

American Institute of Graphic Artists

The mission of the American Institute of Graphic Artists is to advance designing as a professional craft, strategic tool and vital cultural force. Among other resources, the site allows graphic artists can search for jobs and post their resume/portfolio on their site.

Americans for the Arts

Americans for the Arts' mission is to serve, advance, and lead the network of organizations and individuals who cultivate, promote, sustain, and support the arts in America.

Animation World Network

The Animation World Network is the largest animation-related publishing group on the Internet, providing readers from over 151 countries with a wide range of interesting, relevant and helpful information pertaining to all aspects of animation. Career Connections & Animation Industry Database - cool stuff!


Aquent is a marketing and creative staffing firm that matches professionals with contract, freelance, and temp-to-perm job opportunities all over the world.

Artist Trust

Artist Trust is a non-profit organization that supports Washington State artists working in all creative disciplines. Their site lists employment opportunities, as well as information about grants and fellowships, competitions and health insurance.

Arts Corps

Arts Corps is a Seattle-area, non-profit youth development program that partners with schools, community organizations, and independent teaching artists to bring free arts classes to low-income K-12 students.

Arts Jobs online

A leading source of arts vacancies in the UK.


ArtsEdge is the Kennedy Center's free digital resource for teaching and learning in, through and about the arts.

Association of Medical Illustrators

The Association of Medical Illustrators furthers the use of visual media to advance life sciences, medicine, and healthcare through a worldwide network of specialized interdisciplinary professionals.


Backstage is an entertainment-industry brand aimed at people working in film and the performing arts, with a special focus on casting, job opportunities, and career advice.

Bay Area Video Coalition

Jobs in Video and New Media.

Boston Post Mortem

Boston-based job listings for the gaming industry covering designers, producers, programmers and artists.

Boston Post Mortem

Boston-based job listings for the gaming industry covering designers, producers, programmers and artists.

California Arts Council

The California arts councils website helps provide information on open positions for arts administrators, arts instructors and other arts and culture jobs in the state.

California Fashion Association

"The California Fashion Association (CFA) is a non-profit organization established to provide information for business expansion and growth to the apparel and textile industry of California."

Careers in Music

From Berklee College of Music, this page lists and describes careers in all aspects of music, from choir director to film scorer to music therapist.

Chamber Music America

In 1977,Chamber Music America (CMA) was founded in New York City by 34 ensemble musicians to obtain recognition for the field and to increase funding opportunities for chamber music artists.

Cheap Airport Parking

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Chicago Artists Resource

CAR jobs is a creative job board provided by the Chicago Office of Tourism and Culture.

College Art Association is an eclectic, investment-grade collection of sculpture from the most renowned artists in their field. The site introduces buyers to this select group of internationally revered sculptors, allowing them the opportunity to purchase limited-edition pieces or privately commission sculpture from any of the artists. With offices in Manhattan and a new office opening soon in Los Angeles, The Penn Group serves a diverse clientele united by a love of sculpture and fine art. The Penn Group is a proud supporter and financial contributor to The National Sculpture Society and The International Sculpture Center.


Coroflot's job board is the largest and most active site on the internet specifically targeted at hiring designers and other creative professionals.

Costume Society of America

The Costume Society of America advances the global understanding of all aspects of dress and appearance. We work to stimulate scholarship and encourage study in the rich and diverse field of costume.

Creative Hotlist

Promote yourself with an Online Portfolio & PDF. Hotlist Tools subscription promotes your work to thousands of ad agencies and design firms; notifies you when job listings are posted that match your interests and talents, and creates a professional appearance whenever you respond to a job listing.

Creative Placement (placement agency)

From short-term freelance production—to the permanent placement of entire creative teams, we have deep experience in all levels of premium recruitment within design firms, corporations and advertising agencies.


We believe that dance is essential to a healthy society, demonstrating the infinite possibilities for human expression and potential, and facilitating communication within and across cultures. Dance/USA sustains and advances professional dance by addressing the needs, concerns, and interests of artists, administrators, and organizations. By providing national leadership and services, Dance/USA enhances the infrastructure for dance creation and distribution, education, and dissemination of information.

Education America

Comprehensive educational e-recruitment network resource. Search by region, city, state, or keyword. Career resources include information related to state certification, teacher salaries, resume tips, and associations and organizations.

Entertainment Careers

Entertainment job and internship listings.

Fashion Net

Fashion Net is the leading search engine and guide to all things chic, listing fashion-related positions and internships including design, retail, accessories and more

Filter Talent

Filter Talent is a placement agency for creative staff in design, production and content management.

Foundation Center/Philanthropy News Digest Job Corner

New jobs added weekly, mostly development positions, but other nonprofit jobs are posted as well. EJob Alert available.

Fractured Atlas

Fractured Atlas empowers artists, arts organizations, and other cultural sector stakeholders by eliminating practical barriers to artistic expression, so as to foster a more agile and resilient cultural ecosystem. Raise money. Manage Risk. Build an Audience. Find Space. Collaborate Internationally. Learn Business skills.

Funds for Writers

Funds for Writers offers information to freelance writers about national grants and contests, awards, jobs, agents and more.

Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance

Philaculture is the region's resource of job opportunities.


Guru bills itself as the "world’s largest online marketplace for freelance talent," where individuals can post your profile and resume and bid on jobs.


HigherEDJobs has one of the largest job databases forcused exclusively on college and university positions

Hispanic Organization of Latin Actors

In expanding job opportunities for Hispanic actors, HOLA strengthens and supports the available talent pool through its professional educational services and awards for excellence in theater. Ultimately, HOLA strives for an accurate, informed and non-stereotyped portrayal of Hispanic culture, people and heritage in theatre, film, television, radio and commercials.


A project of Action Without Borders, arguably the BEST global clearinghouse of nonprofit resources, including jobs, internships, mailing lists, and nonprofit resources by state and country.

Indeed is a search engine for jobs, allowing job seekers to find jobs posted on thousands of company career sites and job boards.

Indiana Arts Commission

Lists art and arts administration jobs in and around Indiana.  Also includes grant and award opportunities and other state art resources

Inside Higher Ed

Inside Higher Ed is the online source for news, opinion and jobs for all of higher education. We've got what you need to thrive in your job or find a better one: a powerful suite of tools to help higher education professionals get jobs.

International Interior Design Association

The International Interior Design Association website features continuing education resources, message boards, and a career center where users can post their resumes and view job listings.

International Musician

Provides vital news of legislation affecting musicians, audition notices, industry news, features about activism and labor organizing campaigns, and spotlights featuring the activities of their colleagues.

K-12 Jobs

K-12 Jobs is a excellent resources for finding elementary and secondary teaching positions.


Krop is a job board and career resource website for creative professionals. Whether you’re looking for job, or hunting top-notch talent, Krop’s simple and powerful tools are geared towards connecting the worlds brightest minds with the best companies.

League of American Orchestras Career Center

Check out their free internship listings and consider becoming a member, which includes access to job listings in orchestral administration

Learn How To Become is a comprehensive career resource with a mission to help students and aspiring professionals understand what it takes to land their perfect career. Many people use “job” and “career” interchangeably. While it’s true that each involves working and a wage, a career goes well beyond a paycheck. A career is a commitment; a career is hard work; a career is your passion. Are you ready to find yours?


Job postings updated daily; search by industry, company, geographic area.

Museum Employment Resource Center

The Museum Employment Resource Center lists jobs and other information related to the museum, heritage management and cultural resources communities.

Museum Jobs

The jobsite for museums, galleries, libraries and archive, Postings are U.S and international.

Music Services: Professional Music Organizations

From the University of Oregon Libraries. List of music organizations by profession (percussion performers, music librarians, etc.), with links to each organization's website

Musical Chairs

Source for orchestral jobs, classical music courses, competitions, and instrument sales.

National Association for Music Education

National Association for Music Education (NAfME), among the world’s largest arts education organizations, is the only association that addresses all aspects of music education. NAfME advocates at the local, state, and national levels; provides resources for teachers, parents, and administrators; hosts professional development events; and offers a variety of opportunities for students and teachers. The Association orchestrates success for millions of students nationwide and has supported music educators at all teaching levels for more than a century

National Endowment for the Arts

The official website for the largest national funder for the arts in the United States. Includes information on national initiatives and grant opportunities.

National Performance Network

The National Performance Network (NPN) is a group of diverse cultural organizers, including artists, working to create meaningful partnerships and to provide leadership that enables the practice and public experience of the arts in the United States.

New England Film

Here you'll find film jobs and work in the television industry. The jobs listed here include work in the New England area including Boston and Providence.

New Music USA

We mean the whole new music community, from composers to performers to presenters, producers, die-hard fans, casual listeners, curious minds, and beyond. When someone listens, recommends a favorite to a friend, creates or performs a new work, or maybe even commissions a new piece, we’re making the whole community stronger—and bigger. We’re helping new music reach new ears every day.

New York Foundation for the Arts

New York Foundation for the Arts offers grants and fellowships, professional development opportunities, and a free database of funding and career resources for visual, performing, media and literary artists nationwide.

New York Times

Job engine and information.

Off Stage Jobs

Off Stage Jobs National job listings and forum for Performance Production opportunities

Opportunity NOCS

A resource for nonprofit jobs and employment opportunities.


International job search engine.

Play Bill

Theater Job Listings

Regional Arts & Culture Council

The Regional Arts & Culture Council (RACC) has served the Portland, Oregon tri-country area since 1995 and lists arts-related job openings in the Pacific Northwest region.

Rhinegold Jobs

UK Music Jobs Database

SchoolSpring is an easy, dynamic, and effective way for new and experienced educators to apply for teaching jobs. What makes unique is that we scour the web for job postings from around the country and bring them together in one easy search.

Sculptor is an eclectic, investment-grade collection of sculpture from the most renowned artists in their field. The site introduces buyers to this select group of internationally revered sculptors, allowing them the opportunity to purchase limited-edition pieces or privately commission sculpture from any of the artists. With offices in Manhattan and a new office opening soon in Los Angeles, The Penn Group serves a diverse clientele united by a love of sculpture and fine art. The Penn Group is a proud supporter and financial contributor to The National Sculpture Society and The International Sculpture Center.

Seattle Office of Arts & Cultural Affairs

The Seattle Office of Arts & Cultural Affairs partners with artists and cultural organizations to supports projects, youth arts training programs, neighborhood festivals and more that promote the value of arts and culture in and of communities throughout Seattle. Among other things, their website features jobs, internships and volunteer opportunities.


"Shunpike’s mission is to fuel innovation in the arts by building productive partnerships, cultivating leadership and providing direct services to arts groups of all kinds. Shunpike provides assistance in areas like fundraising and strategic planning when many arts groups need that support more than ever before. We provide groups with back-office services that strengthen their day-to-day operations, while also offering strategic guidance that leads them toward their long-term goals."


Simply Hired is a vertical search engine company based in Silicon Valley.

Smithsonian Career Center

At the Smithsonian we believe that a workforce composed of a variety of educational, cultural and experiential backgrounds supports and enhances our daily work life as well as the richness and diversity of our exhibits and programs.

Society for News Design

Focuses on opportunities in graphic design with newspapers and magazines. Searchable by job and location


Spacefinder Seattle is a database of every rental space in the region (that we know of) that’s available to artists and arts & cultural organizations. It’s a way to discover spaces that might not already be on your radar, it’s a way to cross-pollinate art disciplines (maybe the most appropriate rehearsal space for your project is an artist’s studio?), and it’s a way to help grease the wheels of our regional artspace marketplace.

Style Careers

Style careers is the largest, fashion-only job listing site on the Internet. Search Fields are geographic within the US and include: Apparel, bags/accessories, beauty, Footwear, Home Fashion, Retail and Textiles.

Teach for America

An organization devoted to pairing recent college graduates with underprivileged schools.  Learn more about the two-year commitment and professional benefits.

The Chronicle of Higher Education

The Chronicle of Higher Education lists teaching and arts administration opportunities, gallery and museum jobs, as well as jobs outside academia.

The Fashion Group International

The FGI mission is to be the pre-eminent authority on the business of fashion and design and to help its members become more effective in their careers. To do this, FGI provides insights on major trends in person, online and in print; access to business professionals and a gateway to the influence fashion plays in the marketplace.

The National Writers Union

The National Writers Union site is the trade union for freelance and contract writers, and their site features job postings, a resume bank, and more.

Theatre Communications Group

To strengthen, nurture and promote the professional not-for-profit American theatre.

Theatre Puget Sound

Theatre Puget Sound is a consortium of theaters and individual artists in Puget Sound that helps to strengthen the theater community through programs, resources and services. An audition and jobs list is available on their site, as well as a resume-posting service.

Women's Wear Daily - Careers

the industry's premier self-service online career center.


Offers a full range of employment opportunities across Canada.

World Wide Art Resources

Provides links to resources on the visual arts, commercial galleries, art history, architecture, theater and dance, and more.


ZipRecruiter helps students and alumni navigate the workforce and find opportunities that fit their individual goals. By working with directly with businesses across the country, ZipRecruiter offers Cornish alumni the opportunity to search and apply to positions in any industry. Apart from job search, ZipRecruiter offers a wide variety of tools to help students formulate their career goals with salary information, job interview help, an updated blog, and resume advice. And here are a few features of the FREE service: Smart Technology: Our Advanced Matching technology allows our system to offer relevant jobs based on experience, skills, and industry Transparency: Users know when hiring managers view their resume and application Free & Easy to Use: 1-click-apply technology makes it quick and easy to find the right job and send in your application in seconds