1) Assistant – Art and music collaboration with VOICE Charter School. This Assistant will support a Noguchi Educator in leading workshops that engage families in responding to art by composing music. These workshops will culminate in a performance at The Noguchi Museum. The dates of this program are Tuesdays, March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, and April 5 and 12. The times for all of these dates are 4-7pm. All of the workshops except one are at The Noguchi Museum; the March 1st workshop is at the nearby VOICE Charter School.
2) Assistant – Arts-in-education workshop at PS 85 in Queens (23-70 31st Street, Queens, NY 11105). The Assistant will support a Noguchi Educator in leading workshops for 1st grade students. The dates of this program are Mondays March 7, 21, 28, and April 4.
3) Open Studio Volunteer – Open Studio is a drop-in family program offered the first Sunday of every month, from 11-1. Volunteers work with families in the art workshop and in the galleries, as well as helping with set-up and clean up. Reflection is also an essential part of this program, and volunteers meet over lunch after each program to reflect and to discuss best practices; these conversations have a direct impact on programming. Volunteers arrive at the Museum at 9:30 am on Open Studio days, and are provided with lunch and breakfast; the day ends at 2pm. Spring/Summer 2011 Open Studio programs are March 6, April 3, May 1, June 5, July 3, and August 7. Volunteers must be available for at least 4 of these dates; preference will be given to applicants who are available for 5 or more dates.
Please send applications no later than Monday, February 28th. To apply for one of these positions, please send or email a letter of interest, resume, and the names, positions, and contact information of at least two references who can speak to relevant work experience, to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information, visit www.noguchi.org.