Position Starts February 2020—Open Until Filled

This position is a non-paid, work-exchange Artistic Associate position. In exchange for managing the studios on Tuesday evenings, the studio manager will receive a key to the building and 24-hour access to studios. He/she can use the studios to work on their own art, provided it does not conflict with a scheduled class or other event or rental. We are looking for someone who is responsible and passionate about printmaking, papermaking and/or artist books.

Position is a three-year contract and reports to the Artistic Director. 

General Description:

  • Manage and maintain the art studios and gift shop on Tuesday evenings, 6–9pm.

  • Supervise and schedule evening studio renters and accept payment at the end of their sessions.

  • Lock up the building, turn off the lights and equipment at 9pm.

  • Handle gift shop sales.

  • Check in class participants and process materials fees on nights that there is a scheduled workshop.


Other Responsibilities:

  • Attend staff meetings that take place every other month.

  • Participate in quarterly Pyramid program events (open house, artist talks, fundraisers, etc.)

  • Contribute to dialogue and ways to make studios more vibrant, safer, and more active.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Two years minimum experience working in 2D, printmaking, papermaking and/or book arts studio. 

  • Good attitude and communication skills

  • Retail experience

To Apply:

Send a letter of interest and resume to Gretchen Schermerhorn at gschermerhorn@pyramid-atlantic.org. Position open until filled.


Pyramid Atlantic is grateful for the support of:


301.608.9101  |  4318 Gallatin Street, Hyattsville, MD 20781

HOURS (Starting July 1, 2020):

Wednesday–Thursday 10am–8pm

Friday–Saturday 10am–6pm
Sunday 12pm–5pm

Closed Monday 

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