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Friday, February 19, 2016
The Bascom now accepting applications for 2017 Resident Artist Program
The Bascom in Highlands, North Carolina is now accepting applications for the 2017 Resident Artist Program.
The Bascom’s Dave Drake Studio Barn Resident Artist Job Description
The Bascom strives to provide quality visual arts learning experiences, stimulating, inspirational and educational opportunities for all visitors, regardless of their age, economic background, education, and/or physical/mental ability. We strive to engage all audiences in "active viewing" and hands-on learning experiences. Prior experience in arts administration, visual arts education, or studio arts. Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree preferred. Experience with ceramic arts programs for youth or adults desired. To meet these goals, the Resident Artist will assist the Director of Ceramics and the Education Department to:
· Design lesson plans that reflect quality arts education and correlate with other Bascom ceramic programs
· Support critical aspects of education program planning through demonstrations, talks, lectures, etc.
· Manage aspects of the studio, including, but not limited to:
o Load/unload kilns
o Mix glaze
o Creativity coach for Studio Members
o Organize/clean studio daily
• Studio manager
• Studio Assistant for all workshops
• Teach Resident Artist Series Adult and Youth Ongoing Clay Class
• Be available for Art by Appointments and private classes
Clay Club meets at artist studios and other locations throughout Western North Carolina, usually on the second Wednesday of the month. All potters and ceramic artists are welcome! Look for details about the meetings here on the blog or contact Amy Waller at firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.