Art Camp Staff Opportunities
The Art Camp Staff application deadline is April 18.

Camp staff work with artists, children, education staff, and peers who have a serious interest in art. The application process includes an interview, a mandatory orientation, and a week of preparation before each camp session. Applications are available by clicking the link below.

Employment Application for the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

Art Camp Director’s Assistant:

The Modern’s summer Art Camp provides children with hands-on learning experiences through the direct observation of art in the museum’s galleries and thoughtful activities led by local artists in the studio. The Museum seeks an individual to serve as the camp director’s assistant for the 2016 Art Camp program. The director’s assistant position is from May 22 to August 1, 9am to 5pm (hours are subject to vary), Monday through Friday. Mandatory orientation May 5, 2 pm.

Applicants should be a MFA or MA candidate with an interest/knowledge in modern and contemporary art and possess strong writing skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist the Director with all camp preparations and help oversee camp staff and day to day activities.
  • Coordinate and assemble take home projects for the week to distribute at the end of each day. Work on small activities with counselors and artist assistants in preparation for those transitional times during the camp day.
  • Administrative duties such as: labels and organization, spreadsheets, information packets and supply orders for each camp.
  • Serve as liaison between parents and the director.
  • Document camp activities each day throughout the week and manage the Art Camp Flickr stream.
  • Coordinate and manage podcasts with artists, blog activities and post on website weekly.

This is a paid temporary position.  Application are due by April 18. Employment Application for the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

Art Camp Counselor

The Modern’s summer Art Camp provides children with hands-on learning experiences through the direct observation of art in the museum’s galleries and thoughtful activities led by local artists in the studio. The Museum seeks individuals to serve as counselors during the Art Camp sessions. Counselors are required to be available for one of two options: May 22-July 14 or June 5-July 28, Monday through Friday, working hours vary depending on the length of camp days. Mandatory orientation on May 5 at 2 pm.

Applicant should be a junior or senior majoring in art education or studio art with an interest/knowledge in modern and contemporary art.

Responsibilities:

  • Learn about all the artworks the artists will be visiting during camp week. During prep week help artist with all facets of preparation. Learn as much as you can about each project during prep week so you can help campers.
  • Maintain a productive level of order in the classroom.
  • Get to know the campers. Prepare for your campers by reviewing their files, particularly their allergies, labeling t-shirts, designing their sketchbooks, and other projects.
  • Coordinate and organize campers for morning drop off, snack time, lunchtime, and afternoon pickup. Anticipate the needs of campers at all times, bathroom breaks, snack breaks, emotional support and reassurance.
  • Introduce and coordinate special take home activities.
  • Help document daily activities.

This is a paid temporary position.  4 positions are available.  Applications are due by April 18. Employment Application for the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

Art Camp Artist’s Assistant

The Modern’s summer Art Camp provides children with hands-on learning experiences through the direct observation of art in the museum’s galleries and thoughtful activities led by local artists in the studio. The Museum seeks individuals to serve as assistants to the artists leading the Art Camp sessions. Artist Assistants are required to be available for one of two options: May 22-July 14 or June 5-July 28, Monday through Friday, working hours vary depending on the length of camp days. Mandatory orientation on May 5 at 2 pm.

Applicants should be juniors or seniors majoring in studio art, with an interest in or knowledge of modern and contemporary art.

Responsibilities:

Learning about all artworks the artists will be visiting during camp week

  • Working closely with your assigned artist to develop plans during prep week, and aiding with demonstrations throughout the camp week
  • Helping your artist with all facets of preparation during prep week
  • Setting up the classroom and managing supplies throughout the day during camp week
  • Helping, if necessary, with campers’ behavior in the galleries and classroom
  • Assisting with the installation of campers’ finished works in the hallway exhibition space
  • Assisting with the carpool line at the end of each day during camp week

This is a paid temporary position.  2 positions are available.  Applications are due by April 18. Employment Application for the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

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Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth 3200 Darnell Street, Fort Worth, TX 76107

The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

The Museum does not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, sex, sexual orientation, religion, veteran status, age, or genetics in employment, admission, access, programs or activities.

 

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