Live In Artist-In-Residence – Space Available
Posted: Jun 21, 2017
Live in Artist in Residence & Caretaker position. Seeking artist applicants to rent space in a Fine Art Printmaking community and live among other artists. All artist must have Printmaking experience and currently producing Fine Art portfolios.
$200 per month, includes bedroom with shower reserved, and live in access to print studio. Our studio is equipped with a Letterpress, 2 Etching Press, Inking Stations, Screenprinting area, Workspace, 2 Washing sinks, Full Kitchen/bathroom. Live in community artist setting with shared space for other artists with 24/7 print shop access and must be responsible Keyholder to printshop.
This live-in position requires the artist to not only be producing quality art but also to care for the Facilities and encouraged to support our mission and educational opportunities.
Must have degree in Fine Art and proof of experience in Printmaking via resume
Must apply & be approved by Board of Directors
Key holder of Rubber City Prints limited to 3 month, 6 month, 12 month terms. Must choose term with application.
Must complete background check
Respectful of other printmakers in a shared space
Responsible, tidy & well organized
Daily Duties include constructive ethical care of the shop
Checking incoming mail
Helping with show install/deinstall
Management of potential commissions projects with opportunity to get paid (optional)
Instructor Opportunities with potential to be paid if class is filled with 3 or more students (optional)
Promotional outreach for printmaking commissions & services
4 hours per week observation of open studio hours/gallery hours.
Management of observed quiet hours 12pm-8 am
Please send resume, cover letter explaining your current Printmaking experience, and 5 photos of your current fine art prints.
*Open to all fine majors & mediums but must have Printmaking experience to apply
3 month, 6 months, 12 month rental options.
ARTISTS ONLY! SERIOUS ARTISTS PLEASE APPLY.
GREAT OPPORTUNITY IN AKRON TO MAKE A STRONG PORTFOLIO!
Questions please contact:
Director of Rubber City Prints
330-269-9837 text/call Google voice phone.