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].