Join Our Team

Teaching Artists

Art works now is seeking energetic and dynamic teaching artists and educators to join our team! If you are a self-motivated, independent instructor with a strong background in visual and/or performing arts, we would love to hear from you!

Art Works Now is committed to building and nurturing community through inclusive visual arts and social justice experiences. We offer classes to students of all ages and abilities and provide them with age-appropriate, high-quality arts learning experiences. Our Teaching Artists (TAs) embody our values and ethics and are able to convey them to students through class themes and projects.

Meet the Art Works Now Team

We accept applications for Teaching Artists and Teaching Artist Assistant positions on a rolling basis for the following sessions:

      • Fall Session: September – December
      • Winter Session: January – March/Early April
      • Spring Session: April – June
      • Summer Session: June – August/Early September


Onsite at 4800 Rhode Island Ave, Hyattsville, MD.
There is also some flexibility to teach remotely via Zoom.

To Apply: Send a cover letter, resume, portfolio or 3-4 images of your work, and two
professional references to

Class Proposals

Art Works Now is accepting proposals for visual art and/or performing arts classes and workshops for our upcoming seasons.

We invite emerging, mid-career, and established artists and/or educators who are interested in teaching a class to submit a proposal. We are looking for individuals who can demonstrate a strong background in painting, drawing, sculpture, textiles, clay, digital arts, arts integration, and S.T.E.A.M.

Proposals* will be accepted on an on-going basis and assessed based on alignment with our Vision, Mission, and Values.

*Please submit a separate form for each class proposal.


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