Ceramics Teaching Artist at LIllstreet Art Center

Submitted by Lillstreet on Tue, 03/20/2018 - 3:36pm

Lillstreet Art Center is a large community of artists and students working side-by-side in a friendly environment which encourages and inspires artistic growth in the individual. Lillstreet Art Center supports the arts through our educational programming, artist residencies, gallery exhibitions and retail sales opportunities, studio rentals and arts-based professional development.

Lillstreet Art Center is looking for instructors to teach in our Ceramics Department. We are specifically looking for those that can teach either one or more of the following subjects:

-Slip-casting/mold making

-Wheelthrowing

-Handbuilding

-Glaze formulation/chemistry

-Figurative Sculpture

Lillstreet offers 5 and 10-week ceramics classes as well as shorter workshops. Instructors can choose opportunities that fit their schedule and availability. You must be comfortable working with adults of all skill levels.

Requirements
Skills & Qualifications: 

Requirements:

-Bachelor’s degree in arts or higher or 5+ years as working artist.

-At least two years previous teaching experience, or an equivalent combination of education, certification, training, and/or experience.

-Positive, professional and motivational.

-Excellent people skills.

 

We need from you: 

-CV

-Cover letter

-8-10 image portfolio of personal work

-Teaching philosophy

-3 references (both personal and professional)

-Up to 6 images of student work (if available)

To Apply: 

Please send all information to hr@lillstreet.com with the subject line "Ceramics Instructor application"

No phone calls

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Dave Trost
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone Number: 
773-769-4226
Organization: