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Our team is passionate about elevating art in the South. We take pride in our work to encourage budding artists and connect audiences across the South. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, our team is committed to advancing southern vitality through the arts.  

Descriptions of open positions are available below. If you'd like to reach us, send an email to

Director, Jazz

The Director, Jazz, will implement a second iteration of a national program that is led by South Arts in partnership with the five other Regional Arts Organizations. The Director, Jazz will be responsible for jazz field building through grant programs and services supporting artists' professional development, jazz touring, and a wide range of creative activities such as engaging the community, composing work, and performing work in existing and new/alternative-spaces (especially in rural areas). The position will be based at the South Arts’ office in Atlanta, Georgia.

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We are building and encouraging young artists, and young audiences—our job is to develop new art advocates so we can sustain the arts in our region, in every discipline.

Teresa Hollingsworth

Elevating Art