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Water Street Studios Seeks New Director of Art Education and Outreach

Aug 13, 2019 03:08PM ● By Hannah Ott

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Batavia - Water Street Studios is looking for a full-time Director of Art Education and Outreach (DEO) passionate about making art accessible to all in the Fox Valley area and beyond.

The DE will be responsible for all aspects of Water Street Studios’ art education and outreach programs both on-site and out in the community. The DEO will work closely with, and report directly to, the Executive Director.
The goal of this position is to provide high-quality instruction and memorable experiences for all ages across a wide variety of art mediums, but especially to under-resourced schools and families.
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Please send resume and cover letter to by August 26 to be considered.

About Water Street Studios: Water Street Studios is a 501(c)3 for-purpose art center located in downtown Batavia, Illinois. "Our mission is to help make the arts more accessible to the Fox Valley region and beyond. Our vision is to be a cultural hub in the Midwest. We provide our community with classes, artist studios, gallery exhibitions, free programs for under-resourced families and schools, events in our historic venue, and more." Learn more at waterstreetstudios.orgWater Street Studios is committed to maintaining a welcoming and safe environment for all people regardless of race, ethnicity, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age or disability.

Source: Danielle Hollis