Teaching Artist Fellowship Opportunity
The Armory Center for the Arts is seeking visual artists to participate in nine-month Teaching Artist training and teaching program. The 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 post-graduate 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 2014 – June 2015
Commitment: Tuesdays – Fridays, 2 days a week. Approximately 6.5 hours per week
Award: $4000 per Fellowship
To apply: Send a recent resume, cover letter, and a digital CD of 20 images of your recent artwork to:
Armory Center for the Arts
ATTN: Director of Professional Development, Lorraine Cleary Dale
145 N. Raymond Avenue, Pasadena, CA. 91103
For more information or questions contact:
Lorraine Cleary Dale
Deadline to apply: June 6, 2014