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 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 be available to live onsite 5 days per week in Wassaic, NY, including weekends (days off will be weekdays). A car is recommended but not required.
Housing and a shared studio space is provided
Modest living stipend
Send a single PDF file named "firstName-lastName-2019-education-intern.pdf" to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line "Summer 2019 Education Internship Application."
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 two 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
March 15, 2019