The Textile Arts Center offers a Work Exchange program at our Brooklyn studio for those interested in being part of TAC's community and using the studio resources. Work Exchange is a month-long commitment to one 4-hour Studio Monitor shift per week. In exchange, Studio Monitors gain one month of free access to the Brooklyn studio during Open Studio hours. 


Staff, students, and visitors rely on the commitment that Studio Monitors make to keep Open Studio running as a resource for the TAC community. We look for Studio Monitors who have a positive and open attitude, who enjoy working with people in an active studio environment, and who are respectful and responsible. Applicants are contacted for the Work Exchange position as-needed based on availabilities in our Studio Monitor schedule.



- Work Exchange shifts available are Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday 5-9PM

- Work Exchange monitors are responsable for monitoring the studio during Open Studio, including buzzing people in, greeting and signing in students, aiding in clean-up, and closing the studio.

- Applicants are asked to commit to work on the same shift for the whole month. 

- Work Exchange monitors can use Open Studio for free during the month of their Work Exchange commitment. TAC Open Studio rules apply.


TO APPLY FILL OUT THIS APPLICATION FORM. We will contact you if we have shifts available.