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Apply Today for an Armory Teaching Artist Fellowship

Posted by on 16 April 2015

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Teaching Artist Fellowship Opportunity

Armory Center for the Arts is seeking visual artists to participate in nine-month Teaching Artist training program. This program involves learning to teach children and teens, through gallery touring techniques and hands on art making experiences in a contemporary art context. The Fellows participate in a series of training sessions throughout the first three months which emphasize innovative teaching methods, educational theory, and idea based teaching processes. Fellows also receive one-on-one guidance and mentoring by experienced teaching artists as they learn about and assist in other Armory programs.

Requirements: Graduate or postgraduate MFA students in visual art may apply. Prior teaching experience is preferred. Additionally, applicants would have an interest or background in Math and/or Science education.

Fellowship Period: September 2015 – June 2016

Commitment: Tuesdays – Fridays, 2 days a week. Approximately 10 hours per week

Award: $4000 Honoraria

To Apply: Send a recent resume, cover letter, artist statement, and a DVD with 20 images of your recent artwork to:

Armory Center for the Arts
ATTN: Director of Education, Lorraine Cleary Dale
145 N. Raymond Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91103

Deadline to Apply: June 19, 2015

For more information or questions, contact Lorraine Cleary Dale at [email protected].