VisArts Call for Docent Applications

January 23, 2018

VisArts is a non-profit organization, in Rockville, MD, with four art galleries and additional art spaces dedicated to rotating exhibitions for contemporary artists. Docents will gain skills in public speaking, audience engagement, research​ing artwork​, and will develop a deeper understanding of contemporary art. Docents will be trained and have the opportunity to apply museum and art education strategies to facilitate in-gallery learning. Additional benefits include the opportunity to earn credit toward art classes at VisArts, and gain behind-the-scenes access to the galleries. This is a volunteer position.

Application Deadline: January 29th, 11:59 PM.

Applicants must complete an application form and submit a resume, cover letter, and contact information for two references.

For more information about the docent position or the application process, please go to:

You may also contact our Gallery Director and Curator, Susan Main, at [email protected].