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INTERNSHIP | Hong Kong | Unpaid Internship | Hong Kong Art Gallery Association – apply ASAP
A wonderful opportunity for those who would like a taste of the Art world. This position is part-time (2-3 days/week) non-paid, but stipend will be provided. Minimum commitment is for 6 months, but can be extended. The applicants must be current college students studying art or relevant majors. Good speaking and writing skills in both English and Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin). The successful candidate will be in charge of assisting the manager with operations and administrative work, maintaining database and records, updating the website and social media site, etc. Please email cover letter & CV to email@example.com. MORE HERE
INTERNSHIP | Hong Kong | Gallery Intern | Galerie Ora-Ora – apply ASAP
Galerie Ora-Ora is a fine art gallery and art consultancy in Hong Kong, and is now inviting high-caliber individuals to join. The applicants must have a Bachelor degree in Fine Arts, Art History, Literature or Chinese History (or currently studying in one of these fields), as well as have passion and knowledge in Chinese contemporary art. This intern will assist in preparing for exhibitions, art fairs and events, daily operations of the gallery space and preparation of exhibition materials and marketing collateral. Please apply with resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. MORE HERE
INTERNSHIP | New York | Gallery Intern | Nicholas Hall – ASAP
Nicholas Hall is a private gallery and art advisory for European paintings, works on paper and sculptures dating from the 14th to the 20th century. The gallery is seeking a reliable and motivated intern to work 2-3 days per week (Monday – Friday, 10 am – 6 pm) with a minimum commitment of three months starting the week of 15 January 2018. The ideal candidate should have excellent research and writing skills, as well as the ability to multi-task and work in a small business setting. To apply, please send your resume, cover letter and a writing sample to email@example.com with the subject “Internship Application”. MORE HERE
INTERNSHIP | Boston | Gallery Intern | Newbury Fine Arts – ASAP
Founded in 1984, Newbury Fine Arts has been a strong presence on Boston’s historic Newbury Street and has continued to showcase a unique assemblage of contemporary artists. Interns will have an opportunity to learn at one of Boston’s top galleries. Duties will include: art installation, creative writing about fine art and editing writing. Interns will be expected to photograph inventory and modify images in Photoshop. Interns must be able to work 2 days a week, 4-hour days. Applicants must have an art history major and ability to work in Photoshop. MORE HERE
JOB | Ho Chi Minh City | Call for Curator/Director | Sàn Art – apply ASAP
Sàn Art is an artist initiated, non-profit contemporary art organisation committed to the exchange and excavation of cultural knowledge within an interdisciplinary community. It is now looking for a full-time curator/director to lead Sàn Art with its onward focus on education. The ideal candidate is one who has a strong portfolio in initiating and directing activities, preferably in Global South context, and with a keen sense to build community capacity on less concrete infrastructure for the arts. She/He will curate, direct and facilitate all Sàn Art programmes including the first dedicated Curatorial Training in Vietnam from 2018. Remuneration shall be discussed with the short-listed candidate(s). Official start date will be between 1 to 45 days from acceptance of the offer. To apply, please send your updated CV, portfolio of selected projects, and a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org, titled “Application: Curator position”. MORE HERE
INTERNSHIP | London | Paid Intern | King, Visual Development Artist Intern– 20 December 2017
King is a leading interactive entertainment company in the mobile world, with people all around the world playing one or more of our games. It is looking for an exceptionally skilled Visual Development Artist Intern to join its growing team for a summer internship. The successful candidate will work closely with King’s Visual Development Artists and Art Directors to create world-class concept art and to continue his/her growth as an artist. Please include obtained/predicted grades on your CV and attach a copy of your portfolio or link where we can find it. MORE HERE
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INTERNSHIP | Boston | Museum Intern | The Institute of Contemporary Art – 15 December 2017
The ICA’s Internship Program invites qualified individuals in undergraduate and graduate programmes to explore museum careers in an educational internship setting. Interns participate in museum events, support departments with research and data management while getting to know the daily activities that make the ICA an exciting and innovative museum. To apply, please submit a current resume, completed application (including a statement of interest) and two professional references available to be contacted by email@example.com. MORE HERE
OPEN CALL | Turkey | Call for Applications | Mamut Art Project 2018– 22 December 2017
The 6th edition of Mamut Art Project ( 26-29 April 2018) is now open to any independent contemporary artist with no restriction of age or medium of work. It is a unique art event in Turkey dedicated to engaging up-and-coming artists with new collectors, galleries and curators to provide a dynamic platform for emerging creative talent working in a range of disciplines throughout Turkey and abroad. All of the applications will be evaluated by our jury of 5. The artist that will have the chance to exhibit their work in our venue will be chosen after the ratings of the jury. MORE HERE
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