This is a unique opportunity for artists to have paid studio assistants and to mentor undergraduate students as they gain experience in an your studio.
Artist Requirements: Minimum of 4 hours a week per quarter working with student on a specific project, artistic mentorship, willingness to let student document their experience for educational and promotional purposes, end of quarter evaluation of student’s work/learning, post-assistantship survey.
We want you to learn about artists’ experiences and how they got to where they are.
Many students are intimidated by the transition from school to the real world and this is magnified by the uncertainties of and lack of a clear path towards becoming an artist. We want to encourage you to pursue your creative ideas, but also to have some practical experience and mentors to guide you.
Student requirements: 4 hours a week per quarter, documentation of and reflection on work in the studio for SU website and blog, end of quarter evaluation and post-assistantship survey.