President

Philadelphia 19107, Pennsylvania

JoB Description

Studio Incamminati, School for Contemporary Realist Art, located in Philadelphia, PA is seeking a President to lead the school. Reporting to the Board of Directors, the President will have overall strategic and operational responsibility for Studio Incamminati's staff, programs, growth, and execution of its mission. In this role, the President will oversee business, finance, and operations and will work directly with the Board in fundraising and donor relations. In collaboration with the Dean of Fine Arts, the President will also develop new programs. A staff of four, plus the faculty, reports to the President. It is expected that the chosen individual will serve on an interim basis with the position becoming permanent upon an appropriate demonstration of skills.



The ideal candidate will possess an advanced degree in arts administration or a related field or have demonstrated professional and administrative experience, preferably in an educational setting or cultural arts organization. Experience with nonprofit regulations and accounting as well as familiarity with legal and regulatory requirements peculiar to educational institutions (Title IV, Title IX, GI Bill, student visa/immigration, etc.) is a must. Significant experience with nonprofit fundraising and donor relations, particularly in the educational context, is preferred.

Salary is $105,000. Start date is January 1, 2020 or earlier, as the school and candidate agree.


Founded by renowned painters, Nelson and Leona Shanks, Studio Incamminati is dedicated to the study and practice of realist art, and trains professional artists by fusing the classical drawing and painting traditions of the Renaissance and the luminous color of the Impressionists with a fresh, contemporary sensibility.
 

 

A letter of interest together with a current curriculum vitae and resume describing one's experience and qualifications should be sent to:
Chair, Search Committee
Studio Incamminati
340 N 12th St., STE 400
Philadelphia PA 19107

or info@studioincamminati.org
 

Contact: Dean of Fine Arts Dan Thompson

Salary: $105,000

Phone: 2155927910

Fax: 2155927912

E-Mail: info@studioincamminati.org

Website: http://www.studioincamminati.org/contact/employment

Mailing Address: 340 N 12th Street, Ste 400

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Making the Band-Aid Stick

Posted by Laura Otten, Ph.D., Director on 11 October 2019, 11:18 am

One of the enjoyable debates I have with students, and those who are philanthropically minded, is about addressing root causes vs. applying band-aids.  It often flows from a mention of Andrew Carnegie and his philosophy on giving and the responsibilities of the wealthy, much of which is laid out in his “The Gospel of Wealth.”  His thinking makes it easy to jump to the question of whether to fund organizations that work at eradicating the root causes of society’s problems or those that provide band-aids to treat the consequences of those problems. I would argue that there is no right.

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