Perception Isn’t Always Reality
About Saint Louis Story Stitchers Artists Collective: Saint Louis Story Stitchers Artists Collective is a nationally recognized award-winning non-profit organization engaged in urban storytelling. The mission of Saint Louis Story Stitchers is to document St. Louis through art and word to promote understanding, civic pride, intergenerational relationships and literacy. Saint Louis Story Stitchers is known for high quality art and innovative gun violence prevention programs through creative youth development.
Learn more at https://storystitchers.org/.
Perception Isn’t Always Reality will engage Black teen and young adult artists to reevaluate messages they may have received about COVID and vaccinations and to evaluate the sources of the information. Through their own brand of urban storytelling that involves collaborative work in hip hop music and krump dance, videography, photography, and podcasting, the artists will produce a challenging body of work for the public to experience on urban canvases such as the sides of city buses and on the airwaves.
The Project Coordinator will be a temporary part-time employee and staff member hired to coordinate details of scheduling, reservations, facilitation details, and budgets. The coordinator will monitor project activities to assure completion and support evaluation process. Duties include working with artists, including teen and young adult artists, to plan schedule, and coordinate details of the artistic production.
Covid Policies: Inside all Story Stitchers facilities: Show your photo ID with date of birth and vaccination card or a negative test within 72 hours. Wear masks at all times.
Pay: $20/hour for 250 hours over the project period. Start Date: December, 2021. End Date: August 7, 2022.
Work Schedule: An average of 8 hours per week.
To learn more and apply visit: https://storystitchers.org/support/careers/