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Harwood Art Center is committed to offering exhibition, employment and engagement opportunities to our community.
We invite you to apply for any or all of our current offerings.
Call for SURFACE: Emerging Artists of New Mexico 2019
“SURFACE: Emerging Artists of New Mexico” is dedicated to cultivating the creative and professional growth of artistic talents and to expanding their visibility in our community.
We invite emerging artists to submit works for consideration in “SURFACE: Emerging Artists of New Mexico” — Harwood Art Center’s 7th Annual Juried Exhibition, Awards and Professional Development Program. There is $10 fee to apply; all collected fees are allocated to replenishing Harwood’s endowed cash awards for the program.
Applications are due Sunday, March 24, 2019.
Call for 2020 Exhibition Proposals
We invite individuals and groups to submit proposals for exhibitions or site-specific installations in Harwood Art Center’s 2020 gallery program.
Harwood Art Center Galleries & Exhibitions is dedicated to providing exhibition, audience expansion and professional development opportunities to artists working in any media and from diverse creative fields. We encourage proposals that focus on the artist’s new or experimental works. Learn more >
For best consideration, proposals are due Sunday, April 28, 2019.
Proposals will be accepted on a rolling basis.
Youth Arts Teaching Positions (2019)
Harwood is looking for talented individuals with innovative curricula that integrate the arts with other areas of study to join our Youth Arts Teaching Artist Corps in both performing and visual arts for youth ages 6 – 14. Our Youth Arts Education Programs include Summer Art Camp, Creative Roots Community Outreach and Art & Sol After School Creativity Workshops. All programs offer in-depth skill building as well as opportunities for individual and collaborative creative exploration.
Applications for Summer Art Camp 2019 must be received by 11:59pm, Sunday, January 13, 2019. Art & Sol and Creative Roots are accepted on a rolling basis.
Summer Art Camp Guide
Looking for an exciting summer job working with children in a creative environment? Harwood is in search of hard-working individuals with great energy to guide campers through Summer Art Camp 2019!
Apply via our online application by 11:59pm, January 13th 2019.
Art School Teaching Positions (Rolling)
We invite teaching artists in all media to apply for a position in our Art School program for adults and teens. Art School provides students the opportunity to develop and refine their creative skills in a focused environment, with the support of excellent instructors. Classes run in the Fall and Spring, and they vary in subject matter and structure – from weekly evening sessions to one-off weekend workshops.
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
Apprenticeship for Art & Social Justice 2019
Harwood Art Center is accepting applications to our PAID summer apprenticeship in Art and Social Justice.
This summer, Harwood Art Center will assemble a creative team to design and fabrication a public sculpture that helps light Mesa Verde Park in the International District of Albuquerque. We will hire ten apprentices from local high schools who will work with our leadership team to coalesce community input into a cohesive design for an ongoing project in the park.
Apprentices will work from June 3 – August 9 on Monday-Thursday from 9:00am-5:00pm with a lunch break. Apprentices will be paid $12 an hour. Apprentices are hired in partnership with New Mexico Youth Conservation Corps and as Corps members, the apprenticeship must be your sole employment this summer. Applicants should demonstrate strong teamwork, a proven work ethic, creative thinking and communication skills. Bilingual applicants are strongly encouraged.
Applications are due by Sunday, January 27, 2019.