Studio Assistant

Mark Grotjahn Studios

Mark Grotjahn Studio is seeking a studio assistant for a 4-day/week position.

This position reports to the Studio Manager in facilitating painting production. This includes the preparation and planning around the artist’s practice.

This position is 4 days a week, Wed-Sat 9a-6p. Must be flexible to work outside of these hours when necessary.

Studio provides paid holidays, vacation, and sick leave. Health benefits are provided. 401K after one year.

Hourly wage commensurate with experience.


Studio tasks: mixing paint, working directly with artist, maintaining studio cleanliness, preparing surfaces

General tasks: handling and installing of artwork, organizing studio materials, basic documentation/editing/filing of images, basic woodworking/construction projects

Basic maintenance: sweeping, trash, painting/patching walls, etc.


Desired skills:

  • Painting experience required

  • Art handling & installation experience preferred

  • Basic experience with photography, Apple products, Photoshop & Adobe Suite preferred

  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 40 lbs.

  • Must live in Los Angeles, have a working car and valid driver’s license.

Desired attributes:

  • Positive attitude, teamwork oriented, detail oriented, good communication skills a must. Hard working, self-starter, and conscientious.

  • Must be able to handle change of pace, ie working independently and methodically as well as working towards pressing deadlines as part of a dynamic team.

  • Willingness to pitch in anywhere and be cognizant of others.

How to Apply

Please send brief cover letter and resume to

Posted on September 20