Open Position: Northern Spark Photographer


Northern is a collaborative, interactive media-oriented, arts organization from the Twin Cities for the world. We create platforms with and for artists, audiences, and partners to experiment with and experience innovative art in the public sphere.


Northern Spark is an all­ night arts festival that lights up Minneapolis on the second Saturday of June. Now in it’s 6th year, Northern Spark will take place on Saturday, June 10, 2017. For more information, visit


Job Description: Photographer

Deadline to apply: Friday, May 19th

Send an email stating your interest and a link to your portfolio to by xx.

Festival time: 8:59pm on June 10 – 5:26am on June 11

FeeRange dependent on experience and length of time shooting on the night of the festival


Required Meetings:

  • Wednesday, May 24, 6 – 8pm: Project Preview Night
  • TBD: Pre-festival documentation meeting


Required Skills and Equipment:

  • Experience shooting in low light conditions.
  • Experience documenting public events.
  • Experience documenting interactive artworks preferred.
  • Must have own camera with any necessary lighting.
  • Must provide own transportation. Free passes for Metro Transit’s Green Line will be provided.