Our application is LIVE: APPLY HERE Deadline is Oct. 2 Purpose of Youth Media Fellowship BRIC’s Youth Media Fellowship program focuses on developing and producing Concrete Stories: BRIC Youth Media Festival. The annual festival showcases short films of various genres created by NYC youth filmmakers under 21 years old. Over the course of the fellowship, Youth Media Fellows meet once a week in a group of 8-10 of their peers with the guidance of BRIC staff. The fellows determine the theme of the festival, manage the call for entries, create marketing materials, select the festival films, promote, and host the festival screening. The festival takes place in May 2023 at BRIC House and is free to the public. Purpose of Youth Curatorial Fellowship BRIC’s Youth Curators Fellowship program will focus on developing and producing the 3rd Annual For-Teens-By-Teens, BRIC’s Youth Contemporary Art Exhibition. The exhibition will showcase Visual Arts pieces in 2D & 3D mediums: printmaking, drawing, painting, photography, sculpture, textile, mixed-media, sound and installation created by NYC high school age artists. The public exhibition will attract over 100 submissions and an audience of over 200. This will be a physical exhibition that will take place at BRIC House gallery in May 2023. Essential Qualifications, Duties & Responsibilities: · Fellows must be NYC Sophomores, Juniors or Seniors by October 2022 · Commitment to attending all scheduled weekly programming meetings · Proactive contribution to the conceptualization, organization and curation · Focused participation in the promotion, outreach and presentation · Effective collaboration with the programming team. Schedule: October 26, 2021 – May 31, 2022 Wednesdays, 4 pm – 6 pm IN-PERSON 75 Rockwell Place, Brooklyn, NY (for Youth Media) 647 Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY (for Youth Curatorial) We follow and match the NYC DOE calendar for school holidays Compensation: As of this year, participants of both fellowships will receive a stipend. The stipends will be disbursed at the end of the fall and spring program cycles in December and May. Program sessions will be paid at a $15/hr rate for 2 hours a week. Please note the payment amounts will be based on attendance. Our application is LIVE: APPLY HERE Deadline is Oct. 2 For more information: https://www.bricartsmedia.org/about-bric/opportunities-bric/youth-fellowships-media-curatorial Check out what last year's teen fellows produced: Youth Media Festival here and Youth Curatorial Art Exhibition here Please let me know if you have any questions. Thank you!!