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, researching 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: https://www.visartscenter.org/more/docents
You may also contact our Gallery Director and Curator, Susan Main, at [email protected].