Funded Internship in Ceramics for Artists in New York 2019

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2019/06/30
Funded Internship in Ceramics for Artists in New York 2019

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Women’s Studio Workshop invites artists from anywhere in the world to apply for the Ceramics Internship from October 2019 to March 2020 in New York in the United States. You’ll work directly with the Ceramics Studio Manager, preparing for the annual Chili Bowl Fiesta fundraiser. During this mid-winter event, Women’s Studio Workshop warms up the local community by presenting over 900 handmade bowls, mugs, and tumblers for sale. You’ll work on a production scale, creating between 300 and 600 vessels, depending on the studio’s need. After the Fiesta is over, you may also teach one of the month-long spring ceramics courses. Interns work 40 hours/week, generally Monday through Friday, 9:00-5:00, but the schedule may change to accommodate the Workshop’s programming. Outside working hours, and with respect to residents’ work, interns have unlimited studio access.

Responsibilities:

  1. Wheel-throwing and hand-building.
  2. Glazing and surface design.
  3. Loading and firing electric kilns.
  4. Providing assistance to community members and volunteers in the studio.
  5. Maintaining the ceramics studio and equipment.
  6. Performing administrative duties relating to Chili Bowl, as necessary.

Eligibility

Applicants will be eligible if they have the following:

  1. Wheel-throwing experience.
  2. An interest in functional clay.

Benefits:

All internships include a private room in WSW’s on-campus Anne Atwood House and a stipend of $400 per month.

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Eligibility

Nationality
United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Djibouti, Algeria, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Comoros, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Mauritania, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Somalia, Syria, Tunisia, Yemen
Country of residence
Any Country
Gender
Both gender
Interest
Art

Opportunity Information

Opportunity Targeting
Young Professionals, Mid Career Professionals
Funding
Partial funding
Opportunity Coverage
Accommodation, Stipend/ Living allowance
Opportunity will take place in
United States
Required Documents
CV, Cover Letter, Sample of your work, Recommendation Letter, others

Educational Conditions

Required Specialties
Art and Design
Educational Level
No Education Level is Required
Required Languages
English
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