Fall 2018


Help our education program connect the artists and  creative resources of the Project to the greater Dutchess County and Northwest Connecticut community. Interns will engage with contemporary art educators and teaching strategies while participating in and contributing to a growing education department.

Things you might help out with:

  • Working with K–6th graders in the Art Nest, the Wassaic Project’s free, drop-in open artmaking space.

  • Serving as a tour guide for visiting camp and school groups.

  • Working with a team of high school education interns.

  • Promoting the education programs within the greater Wassaic community.

  • Researching alternative education programs and strategies.



  • Must have a passion for making art.

  • Must be available to work 10 hours per week, including 5 hours on Saturdays

  • 6-month commitment is preferred, but not required



To Apply:

Send a single PDF file named "firstName_lastName_INTERNSHIP2018.pdf" to opportunities@wassaicproject.org with the subject line "Fall Internship Application 2018."

Please include in the following order:

  • Name, email, phone number, Skype ID, website (if applicable).

  • Your availability: When will you be available to start working? When is the last date you can work?

  • Contact information for 2 references (professional and/or professors).

  • A brief (brief!) cover letter stating your interest in working with the Wassaic Project and something about yourself you think is interesting.

  • Your resume.


Application Deadline: