Video Production or Game Design Teaching Artist
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Spend 4-6 weeks this summer leading a class in digital art tools for teens in Bushwick !
This summer, POWRPLNT is hosting youth workshops in the basics of video production and game design. We are looking for volunteer teaching artists who can help develop fun and engaging curriculums for teens, lead classes and act as positive creative mentors. Courses will meet once a week for 4-6 weeks and will culminate in an art show presented at POWRPLNT.
In exchange for teaching artists’ time, we offer access to our computer lab during closed hours. Our lab is perfect for getting computer work done or for studio space.
MORE ABOUT POWRPLNT
POWRPLNT is an incubator connecting young adults in Bushwick with educators, peers and digital technologies in the arts. Our education programs encompass basic computer skills, and creative software like Adobe Creative Suite and Ableton. Our DIY style art space welcomes participants of all ages to our workshops on the techniques, tools, and history of new media art. Our computer lab is equipped with 7 iMacs and functions as a flexible learning space.
We encourage collaboration, open ended projects, hands on learning and lots of questions ! We are l ooking for volunteer teachers who are passionate about introducing youth to new digital art tools and can encourage a positive, constructive atmosphere.
- Lead a 3-4 hours workshop once a week for 4-6 weeks with an opportunity to continue teaching classes throughout the year
- Help develop lesson plans
- Applicants should enjoy working with teens ages 13-18
562 Evergreen AveBrooklynBrooklyn, NY 11221
- Teaching / Instruction
- Visual Arts
- Music Arts
- Child Development
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- Classes are 3-4 hours a week. Lesson plan development could take an additional 3 hours over the course of several weeks.