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JOB | Melbourne | Venue Coordinator | The Wheeler Centre – 18 September 2017

The Wheeler Centre is a nationally and internationally renowned institution for the art of conversation, ideas, writing and publishing. The organisation is seeking a part-time Venue Coordinator acting as receptionist and first point of contact for a wide variety of stakeholders. Key responsibilities include venue hire, programme and project support, reception and facilities service, and administrative tasks. The base level salary is AUD50,000 (approx. USD40,138) per annum with additional superannuation. MORE HERE

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OPEN CALL | Tokyo | Call for Media Arts Creators | The Residency Program for Overseas Media Arts Creators – 19 September 2017

The Residency Program for Overseas Media Arts Creators is an annual artist-in-residence programme for emerging Media Arts creators from around the world to come to Tokyo and create new works. Organised by the Agency for Cultural Affairs, Japan, the Residency provides travel expenses and insurance, living allowance, housing, workplace, professional assistance, exhibition and networking opportunities in Japan. The residency will take place from 12 January to 12 March in 2018. No application fees are required, but the residents are responsible for the production expenses. MORE HERE

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OPEN CALL | Global and Shanghai | Call for Art Critics | International Awards for Art Criticism (IAAC) – 24 September 2017

The Fourth Edition of the International Awards for Art Criticism (IAAC 4) of 2017 is calling art critics and writers all over the world to submit their unpublished works in Chinese or English about any contemporary art exhibition held between 20 September 2016 and 20 September 2017. The First Prize will consist of a cash award of EUR10,000 (approx. USD11,972) and a fully funded short programme of visits and meetings in Shanghai or London. Each of the three Second Prizes will be awarded a cash prize of EUR3,500 (approx. USD4,189). Submissions may be no longer than 1,500 English words or 2,000 Chinese characters. Applicants may upload supporting high-quality visual elements. MORE HERE

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OPEN CALL | Australia | Call for Arts Professionals | The Australia Council International Leadership Program (Asia Pacific) – 26 September 2017

The Australia Council International Leadership Program is calling arts professionals from eligible Asia Pacific countries to join two leadership programmes in Australia: “Arts Leaders Program” and “Future Leaders Program”. Differentiating in specific programme activities, both opportunities offer residential workshops, professional meetings and leadership projects. A full scholarship will be provided to the successful candidates, which covers air travel to and from Australia, visa applications, accommodation and access to online materials. While each programme has its own selection criteria, the general eligibility requirements include proficiency in English and citizenship of China, India, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, Philippines or Samoa. MORE HERE

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OPEN CALL | Jersey, UK | Call for Photographic Artists | Archisle International Photographer in Residence Programme 2018 – 29 September 2017

Taking place in the British Channel Island of Jersey, the Archisle International Photographer in Residence Programme is currently accepting applications from international photographers and photo-media artists for the position of Photographer in Residence 2018. This is a 6-month residency commencing from April through to September 2018. Successful applicants will be provided with the following benefits: a GBP10,000 (approx. USD12,786) award for a new body of work and solo exhibition; studio space with access to inkjet printing and office resources; living accommodation and stipend; travel costs. Applicants will submit a project proposal, recent work imagery, a current CV and a list of estimated travel cost. MORE HERE

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OPEN CALL | The Middle East and North Africa Region (MENA) | Call for Artists and Cultural Operators | Roberto Cimetta Fund – 30 September 2017

The Roberto Cimetta Fund has opened The Tamteen Funding line to support arts and cultural operators developing local projects in the MENA region. All arts and cultural professionals and small and medium organisations whose annual budget does not exceed EUR20,000 (approx. USD23,815) and are based and deliver projects in the region can apply. Grants per proposal do not exceed EUR3,000 (approx. USD3,572). Applications can be made in Arabic, French or English. Results will be announced on 1 December 2017. MORE HERE

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JOB | Cambodia | Fundraising Consultant | Cambodian Living Arts (CLA) – 1 October 2017

Cambodian Living Arts (CLA) was founded in 1998 by genocide survivor and musician Arn Chornpond. The organisation has been reviving and developing endangered performing art forms and rituals locally, regionally and internationally with a focus on Greater Asia. A cultural catalyst and Cambodia-based NGO, CLA is currently seeking one or more fundraising consultants to develop strategy and implementation plans for fundraising over the next five years. Applicants will submit a proposal planning on at least one of the following: growing existing annual campaigns from individual donors; launching fundraising activities in Greater Asia and preparing for a USD5,000,000 capital campaign. MORE HERE

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OPEN CALL | Global | Call for Entries | ArtePrize – 1 October 2017

The ArtePrize is a not-for-profit, non-collective award supporting young, emerging international artists addressing the relationship between art and technology in their creative practices. The Prize provides the winner USD15,000 in cash and a three-month fully funded artist residency at The Delfina Foundation in London. 10 finalists will be offered the opportunity to exhibit at The Delfina Foundation on 20 November 2017. Artists aged 18 to 30 who are not yet represented by an established gallery can apply. Eligible artworks could be 2-dimensional works on paper and canvas, photography and 3-dimensional sculpture valued up to USD25,000. Submission is free of charge and via the ArteVue App only. MORE HERE

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OPEN CALL | Netherland | Call for Creative Professionals | The Jan van Eyck Academie – 2 October 2017

The Jan van Eyck Academie is an internationally renowned post-academic institute offering time and space to develop professional projects in a multiform working environment. Based in Netherland, the institute’s residency programme is now receiving applications from international artists, designers, curators, photographers, (landscape) architects, writers and critics. For a period of 6 to 12 months commencing from April 2018, the successful applicants will be offered individual studios, public programme opportunities (studio visits, collaborative projects, exhibitions, events, workshops, etc.) and well-equipped labs (print, photography/new media, wood, metal, a library and a lab for nature research). The online registration fee is EUR65 (approx. USD77) per application. MORE HERE

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OPEN CALL | London, UK | Call for Angolan Artists/Curators | Delfina Foundation – 15 October 2017

Delfina Foundation is offering a two-month residency for an artist or a curator from Angola to take on the Open Season Residency in Summer 2018. The programme begins with a structured series of guided visits to local art establishments, initiatives and professionals, followed by individual research and opportunities to participate in career development. All basic accommodation, facilities and living and travelling costs are covered by the Foundation during the residency period. This 8-week opportunity is open only to Angolan citizens currently living and working in Angola. MORE HERE

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OPEN CALL | Worldwide | Call for Photographic Entries | The Working Artist Photography Award – 17 October 2017

The Working Artist Photography Award is calling all photographers and photo-based artists from around the world. Photographic work submissions are not limited by styles, subject matters or formats. As this is an art purchase award, the winners will be asked to exchange one of their original works or smaller series of original works for inclusion in Working Artist Org.’s collection. Shipping costs will be covered by the Award whilst artists are responsible for arranging the freight. No written proposals, application forms or CVs are required. There is a submission review fee of USD25. MORE HERE

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OPEN CALL | Hong Kong | Call for Curators | 1a space – 22 October 2017

1a space is a Hong Kong-based independent art organisation dedicated to experimentation, collaboration and cross-disciplinary practice in the arts. The initiative is now calling curators from Asia Pacific region (including Hong Kong) to apply for its “21 Century Art Incubator” programme. The proposed project must engage with the region and encourage cross-cultural exchange and collaboration with local communities. Selected curator(s) will be awarded a HKD20,000 (approx. USD2,559) honorarium plus curator’s fee. Allowances for flight tickets and accommodation will be provided for non-Hong Kong incubators. The exhibition will take place at 1a space between March and April 2018 with at least 1 related public programming. MORE HERE

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OPEN CALL | Global and Japan | Call for Artists | Socially Engaged Art Support Grant – 22 October 2017

Kawamura Arts and Cultural Foundation is a Tokyo-based cultural organisation that provides support in the form of assisting and subsidising national and international cultural arts. The Foundation is now calling international artists or organisations to apply for 2017 Socially Engaged Art Support Grant. Eligible proposals are socially engaged contemporary art projects that will take place in Japan between 1 April 2018 and 31 March 2019, and commit to the improvement of local communities and wider society. The grant worth a maximum of JPY5,000,000 (approx. USD45,642) will be paid in divided terms. MORE HERE

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OPEN CALL | New York | Call for Exhibition Proposals | apexart – 1 – 31 October 2017

apexart is a non-profit arts organisation based in New York that offers opportunities to independent curators and emerging and established artists, and challenges ideas about art, its practice and its curation. The organisation’s 2018 Unsolicited Exhibition Program is now open. This is a month-long open call for focused, idea-driven, original group exhibitions to be presented at apexart’s New York City location as part of its public programme season. Curators, artists, writers and creative individuals, regardless of experience level, background or location, are invited to submit their exhibition idea online in a 500-word text-only proposal (no biographical statements, no CVs, no links, no images). apexart provides a USD6,000 Exhibition Budget, a USD300 Public Programs Budget and a USD2,000 Organizer Honorarium. The organisation also covers costs for approved insurance, advertising, publicity, documentation, design, printing and mailing of the brochure, as well as the opening reception. MORE HERE

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OPEN CALL | São Paulo | Call for Exhibitors | SP-Arte/2018 (São Paulo International Art Festival 2018) – 31 October 2017

SP-Arte – São Paulo International Art Festival is a global art event that brings together renowned art and design galleries representing more than 2000 artists from the region and the world. An international hub for art and cultural programmes in Latin America, the 2018 iteration of the Festival is now calling for applications from art and design exhibitors to showcase the works of their artists or designers from 12 to 15 April 2018 across the city of São Paulo, Brazil. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | New York City | Unpaid Internship | Lower East Side Printshop – 15 November 2017

The Printshop is the largest and oldest openly accessible printmaking studio in New York City, hosting artist residencies, classes, workshops, exhibitions, lectures and artists’ talks. Taking place between January to May 2018, the Printshop’s next round of internships offer opportunities to improve printmaking skills, meet other artists and instructors, and learn about professional contemporary art practice. Students can receive academic credit or use the Printshop’s studio space in exchange for their time. MORE HERE

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OPEN CALL | Australia and Japan | Call for Artists | Kyoto Art Center – Mid-December 2017

The Kyoto Art Center is a multi-disciplinary arts space managed by Kyoto Art and Culture Foundation. Featuring a number of performance halls, exhibition spaces and artist studios, the centre is the hub of a network of visual arts and dance organisations in Kyoto and across Asia. The venue, in partnership with the Australia Council, is now calling Japanese and Australian artists to apply for a funded residency opportunity as part of the Kyoto Art Exchange programme. The Kyoto Art Center residency will take place for two months between July and October 2018. One Australian artist will be selected and awarded an AUD7,500 (approx. USD5,928) grant as living and travel allowance in Japan. The Japanese candidate will be completing the residency at Artspace, Sydney. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | Maine, USA | Unpaid Arts Administration Internships | Franconia Sculpture Park – 1 April / 1 July 2018

Franconia Sculpture Park is a nonprofit arts organisation operating a 43-acre outdoor sculpture park, artist residencies and community arts programmes. The Park runs The Arts Administration Internship Program and is currently seeking interns for two positions: Program Internship and Development Intern. Differing in specific tasks and requirements, both roles will provide hands-on opportunity to work in the field, directly engaging with artists and the organisation’s core team. The internships last for 2 to 4 months depending on candidates’ availability with a commitment requirement of either 16 hours per week for commute interns or 32 hours per week for resident interns (on-site accommodation free of charge). Applicants of all nationalities are welcome. MORE HERE

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JOB | Hong Kong | Sales and Marketing Director/Manager | Tang Contemporary Art – apply by unspecified

Tang Contemporary Art is recruiting a Sales and Marketing Director/Manager for its Hong Kong gallery. Working closely with Director and the sales team, the ideal candidate will take on a leadership role in sales management, customer service, Public Relations and marketing, and overseeing gallery inventory and sales system. Applicants must provide a proven track record of sales, and have degree and experience in art or business-related field. Holding HK work visa is an advantage; however, the successful candidate will be assisted in obtaining one for the position. if interested, email cover letter and CV with expected salary to vivian@tancontemporary.com.hk MORE HERE

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JOB | Los Angeles | Visitor Services Associate | The Broad – apply by unspecified (rolling basis)

The Broad is a contemporary art museum founded by philanthropists Eli and Edythe Broad that holds over 2000 works of art in the Broad collection. The Museum is seeking a part-time Visitor Services Associate to ensure a positive visiting experience. The candidate will receive cross-training and work in three visitor-facing areas: visitor orientation and ticketing, in-gallery experience, and safety and security. Major responsibilities include visitor greeting, facilitating ticket-checking, traffic flow invigilating and answering visitors’ questions. The Visitor Services Associates can be scheduled to work up to 25 hours per week depending on their availability and will be scheduled for at least one weekend day. MORE HERE

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JOB | Hong Kong | Communications Coordinator | Asia Art Archive (AAA) – apply by unspecified

AAA is seeking a Communications Coordinator to support the daily operations of AAA’s Communications Department. This is a full-time Hong Kong-based role designed to support the organisation’s communications strategies by managing digital marketing channels and serving as a media liaison. The successful candidate will work closely with the Head of Communications to coordinate, deliver, and monitor the online and offline publicity campaigns for AAA’s programmes and initiatives. Candidates are required to demonstrate excellent written and oral communications skills in English and Chinese. They will also have a degree in Communications, Marketing, Public Relations, or related discipline and 1–2 years of relevant work experience in similar role in digital marketing and developing media relations. MORE HERE

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JOB | Berlin or Online | Online Course Lecturer | Node Center for Curatorial Studies – apply by unspecified (ongoing)

Node Center for Curatorial Studies is a Berlin-based art organisation focused on research and education in contemporary art practices across the world. The organisation has two core departments: an online learning platform offering courses related to contemporary art and curating and a research programme based in Berlin. Node is recruiting Online Course Lecturers on an ongoing basis in the following fields: Art history; Grant-writing, funding and sponsorship; Curatorial and artistic research techniques; Management and direction of galleries; PR, press and communications in the art world. Key criteria include fluency in English, a minimum of 5 years of professional working experience in the arts, confidence in technology and online communication, and availability from 7 pm to 9 pm Central European Time (CET). MORE HERE

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JOB | Hong Kong | Project Assistant | Asia Art Archive (AAA) – apply by unspecified

“The Out of Context Research Project” is a funded research project on Out of Context (1987)a significant exhibition from 1980s Hong Kong. AAA is now seeking a part-time Project Assistant to join the research team in Hong Kong for five months to work on assisting bilingual interviews, archiving and contextualising of materials generated by this project. The ideal candidate will have an art-related degree, bilingual proficiency (Chinese-English) and self-motivation. MORE HERE

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JOB | Bangalore, India | Multiple Positions | Srishti Institute of Art, Design and Technology – apply by unspecified

Srishti Institute of Art, Design and Technology is a non-residential institution providing art and design education in a community-building environment where creativity is valued and facilitated. The Institute is now hiring a range of academic staff including Contemporary Art Practices, Visual Communications, Experimental Media Arts and Industrial Design. Experience levels and specific job descriptions vary from position to position. There are also non-teaching positions available. MORE HERE

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JOB | Singapore | Part-Time Staff Writer | The Artling – apply by unspecified

Based in Singapore, The Artling is an online art gallery focusing on contemporary art and design in Asia. The organisation is seeking part-time staff writers to contribute to its online magazine “Artzine” that features articles on Asian art events and exhibitions regionally and internationally. The ideal candidate will be expected to pitch 3 to 4 article ideas per month and proceed with researching and writing the selected ones. Articles are between 500 and 1500 words and accompanied by copyright-free or approved images. Written and Spoken English language skills and ability to work on strict deadlines are a must. The applicants can work in or outside of Singapore. Interested applicants can send a CV and 2 or 3 writing samples to contact@theartling.com with the subject “Part-Time Staff Writer Application”. MORE HERE

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JOB | Ocala, Florida, USA | Cultural Arts Coordinator | City of Ocala – apply by unspecified

The Cultural Arts and Sciences Division of the Recreation and Parks Department at City of Ocala has an administrative position that coordinates cultural arts programming for the city. This full-time position is responsible for the development and implementation of cultural arts programmes and scheduling of related resources. Key duties include planning and executing cultural arts exhibitions, competitions, activities and special events for the City of Ocala; seeking partnerships and sponsorships across a range of stakeholders; managing the Cultural Arts Facilities. The ideal candidates will have tertiary qualifications in the arts, humanities, liberal arts or event management ,and a minimum of one-year experience in cultural arts administration or related activities. Annual salary is between USD31,500 and USD52,400. MORE HERE

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JOB | Beijing | Senior Cultural Affairs Officer | Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands (Beijing) – apply by unspecified

The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Beijing is offering the position to a Danish candidate to work as Senior Cultural Affairs Officer – Museum cooperation/film/music/literature. The successful applicant will sign a fixed term contract for 38 hours a week for the duration of one year with the possibility to extend. The starting salary is CNY18,987 (approx. USD2,826) paid monthly. The successful candidate will implement the Memorandum of Understanding that has been signed between the governments of China and the Kingdom of the Netherlands; maintain an adequate professional network with Chinese and Dutch government authorities and cultural organisations; contribute to the Dutch cultural policy and the Strategic Multi Annual Plan; develop and manage cultural projects and press relation. The applicants must have at least 3 years of professional experience working in the cultural field. Proficiency in Chinese is preferable. MORE HERE

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JOB | Hong Kong | Communications Coordinator | Asia Art Archive (AAA) – apply by unspecified

Asian Art Archive is looking for a new Communications Coordinator to support the daily operations of AAA’s Communications Department. Working closely with the Head of Communications, the successful applicant will be in charge of the organisation’s online and offline publicity campaigns. Main responsibilities include social media management, online marketing supervision, local and international media coordinations and marketing database maintenance. Candidates will have a degree in Communications, Marketing, Public Relations, or related discipline; 1 or 2 years of relevant work experience in digital marketing and media relations; and excellent written, oral and interpersonal communications skills in English and Chinese. To apply, send a cover letter and resume with expected salary to Sally Lee at sally@aaa.org.hkMORE HERE

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JOB | New York | Writer | BlouinArtinfo – apply by unspecified

BlouinArtinfo holds the world’s most comprehensive portfolio of assets devoted to art and culture by providing unparalleled access to art-related information. The corporation’s New York location is seeking a Content Writer for their BlouinArtinfo website. Candidates will be researching the market, marketing, writing individual pieces, editing, revising and reviewing work especially in response to feedback. The ability to work to a tight deadline is essential. MORE HERE

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JOB | Hong Kong | Gallery Associate, Hong Kong | Axel Vervoordt – apply by unspecified

Located in Belgium, the USA and Hong Kong, Axel Vervoordt is an internationally renowned company consisting of five major divisions: the Art and Antiques Department, the Axel Vervoordt Gallery for Modern and Contemporary Art, Interior Design Office, the Axel Vervoordt Home Collection and the Axel Vervoordt Real Estate Department. The company’s Hong Kong Gallery is currently recruiting a Gallery Associate who will be responsible for daily management and sales. This full-time role requires high organisational and sales skills as well as art history and/or sales educational qualifications. Key tasks will include: overseeing exhibition installations, logistics and special events; sales and administrative follow-ups; liaising with clients, collectors, institutions and media; and maintaining and expanding client portfolio. There is no nationality restriction whilst fluent English is essential and Mandarin or Cantonese preferable. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | Ho Chi Minh City | Paid Art Teaching Internship | VinSpace Art Studio – apply by unspecified

One of the leading art studios in Vietnam, VinSpace Art Studio is consist of artist studios, an all-age art school and an exhibition gallery (Vin Gallery). The Studio runs education-focused art classes and workshops and showcases, sells and commissions work by both local and international artists. The Studio is now seeking an Art Teaching Intern to undertake a 6-month full-time internship with the possibility to obtain recruitment opportunities. Applicants must have graduated from an art related degree at least 6 months prior to applying and previous teaching or workshop running experience is desirable. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | Sydney | Paid Design Internship | Scott Carver Pty Ltd – apply by unspecified

Scott Carver Pty Ltd is an award-winning design studio based in Sydney exporting design expertise globally. The company is now seeking junior designers who are currently studying a Bachelor of Architecture or Bachelor of Landscape Architecture to join the team in a part time or casual capacity. Inductions and training will be provided for applicants, followed by on the job coaching for long term growth with the company. A salary package will be provided in line with the candidate’s level of experience and availability with a high possibility to obtain a full-time role upon graduation. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | USA | Multiple Unpaid Internships | The Chinati Foundation – apply by unspecified

The Chinati Foundation is a contemporary art museum in Texas, USA, presenting permanent, large-scale installations, and hosting special exhibitions and programmes. The museum currently has the following internship positions available: Education and Public Programs, Conservation, and Development. The Museum provides interns with hands-on experience working closely with staff, resident artists, visiting scholars, architects and museum professionals. Interns will receive a modest stipend of USD100 per week and a furnished apartment on the Chinati grounds. Applicants of all study or career stages, ages and backgrounds are welcome. MORE HERE 

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INTERNSHIP | Hong Kong | Unpaid Internship | Videotage – apply by unspecified (until hired)

Videotage is a leading Hong Kong-based non-profit organisation dedicated to promoting, presenting, creating and preserving new media art across all languages, media and forms locally and internationally. The organisation is currently seeking interns to join the team at the Cattle Depot Artist Village to advance their future career in the field of new media art. The part-time internship will involve tasks such as updating websites and social media, liaising with internal and external parties, assisting installation and de-installation and supporting the organisation’s general administration. The interns will also be provided with a daily allowance. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | Philadelphia, USA | Multiple Unpaid Internships | The Clay Studio – apply by unspecified

The Clay Studio is Philadelphia’s only non-profit space solely dedicated to the education and promotion of the ceramic arts, and is one of the world’s leading institutions in the field. Their ongoing Internship Programme is currently recruiting college students, recent ceramics graduates and ceramic artists as Teaching Assistants Available areas are: Studio (School and/or Summer Clay Camps), Outreach/Education (Claymobile), Gallery/Shop and Administration/Development. Successful applicants will work on a range of functions throughout the Clay Camp programme at The Clay Studio and, in return, gain access to free classes, facilities and open studio time. Interns work either 15 or 30 hours per week, for a total of 60 hours for 2 to 4 weeks. The Clay Studio is an equal opportunity employer and qualified applicants of all national origins, genders and ages, etc. are encouraged to apply. MORE HERE

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JOB | New York | Multiple Positions | Japan Society – apply by unspecified

A nonprofit, nonpolitical organisation located near the United Nations landmark building, Japan Society is a world-class, multidisciplinary hub for global leaders, artists, scholars, educators, and English and Japanese-speaking audiences seeking to understand and appreciate Japanese art and culture. The Society celebrates and cultivates a dynamic relationship between the people and business communities of the United States and Japan through a diversity of more than 100 events annually including gallery exhibitions, performing arts programmes, film festivals, speakers’ series and Japanese language school. Japan Society is currently offering the following three career opportunities: Chief Development Officer, Education Program Officer and Individual Giving Associate. In addition to specific skills required for each position, qualified candidates must be able to respect and commit to the Society’s diverse workplace as an Equal Opportunity Employer. MORE HERE

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JOB | Arizona | Multiple Positions | Scottsdale Arts – apply by unspecified

An exciting umbrella art organisation spanning three departments, Scottsdale Arts creates opportunities for visitors to experience the highest quality performing and visual arts the world has to offer. Focusing on educational public programming, the centre is divided into three parts: Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art and Scottsdale Public Art. All three departments are seeking the right applicants for a range of positions including Director of Public Art, Audio Visual Supervisor, Communications Manager, Director of Finance & Administration and Protection Services Officer. Whilst having different responsibilities and criteria, the applicants generally need to have at least 5 years of relevant working experience and Master level of educational qualifications. Online applications accepted only. MORE HERE

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JOB | Houston | Multiple Curatorial Positions | The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (MFAH) – apply by unspecified

The MFAH is a multifaceted institution engaging with top quality traditional and contemporary art from across the United States and the globe. Comprising two gallery buildings, a sculpture garden, two art schools and two house museums for decorative arts, the Museum holds a collection of more than 65,000 works of art in a wide range of media. The Museum is offering 4 curatorial employment vacancies: Curator (Asian Art), Curatorial Assistant (Modern & Contemporary Art), Curatorial Assistant (Art of the Islamic Worlds) and Curatorial Assistant (Prints and Drawings). Each position has a separate job description for reference. The Museum is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment without regard to race, creed, colour, age, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status. To apply, e-mail jobs@mfah.org with an up-to-date CV and a completed MFAH Employment Application. MORE HERE

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JOB | Singapore | Production Assistant Manager | The NTU Centre for Contemporary Art Singapore – apply by unspecified

The NTU Centre for Contemporary Art Singapore (NTU CCA) is seeking an Assistant Manager, Senior Assistant Manager, or Manager to join the Centre’s Department of Exhibitions, Residencies and Public Programmes. The roles include managing all productions ranging from exhibitions to events, production schedules, related logistics and budgets and working closely with all NTU CCA Singapore’s curators. Key responsibilities include: preparing and overseeing ITQs, bid and tenders; managing exhibitions Budget Plan; overseeing exhibition production schedule and Budget Plan; implementing exhibition design; liaising with artists and curators; supervising art handling and installation, etc. Applicants need to provide evidence of qualifications such as a university degree from a recognised institution in a relevant field and at least 5 years of working experience in exhibition production management within a museum, gallery or similar industry. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | Utrecht, Netherlands | Multiple Unpaid Internships | The Impakt Organization – apply by unspecified

The Impakt Organization is an Utrecht-based internationally-engaged cultural organisation focusing on the triangular relationship between society, media and arts. Impakt organises the annual Impakt Festival featuring exhibitions, screenings, video art, lectures and music. The organisation offers a range of internships all year round. Current positions for the 2017 Impakt Festival include roles in management, production, programming, publicity, marketing and archiving. The Dutch language skill is preferred and starting time varies from position to position. There will not be stipends or grants available for the internships. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | Mumbai | Programme Development Intern | Asia Society India Centre – apply by unspecified

Asia Society India Centre is seeking a Programme Development Intern (Business, Policy & Culture) to assist the Programming team in researching current local and global trends to develop relevant content, topics and speakers for events in Mumbai and across India. The Programme Intern will be involved in all aspects of event execution including marketing communications, social media and logistics. This is a great opportunity to gain a working knowledge of Indian business, policy, art and culture across a variety of perspectives. The Intern will have the opportunity to interact with local and global leaders from across the academic, business and artistic world. As a core member of the Society’s Programming team, the Intern will be guided and supervised to learn the process of programme development from the beginning to the end of a work cycle. Candidates will have proven knowledge of business, policy and culture across Asia, and demonstrate strong English language skills and ability to communicate and work in a multi-cultural environment. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | New York | Editorial Internship Summer-Fall 2017 | Artsy – apply by unspecified

Artsy is looking for a self-motivated individual to play an integral part in Artsy Editorial’s growth. The desired candidate will have a background in journalism, experience working at an arts or culture publication, and/or a background in art history. He/she is enthusiastic about online publishing, spends most of their time thinking about the possibilities of the written word online, and feels very comfortable undertaking extensive independent research and fact-checking tasks. Additionally, they should have an expressed interest in contemporary art and art history with a strong desire to learn more. As a strategic thinker, proactive problem-solver, confident and thoughtful writer who is excited be part of a dynamic, close-knit editorial team, the successful candidate would get a thrill out of working in a fast-paced environment. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | New York | Paid Internship | Driscoll Babcock Galleries – apply by unspecified

Driscoll Babcock Galleries is New York’s oldest art gallery and has represented important contemporary artists for more than 160 years. The gallery seeks an enthusiastic and organised student for a part-time internship position for the summer season. The intern will provide support to staff in the day-to-day administration of the gallery, as well as complete in-depth research and special projects as requested. The intern will gain exposure to the general operations of an established New York art gallery through working on both short-term and longer-term projects with various members of the staff. The intern will work in the reception area of the gallery and therefore must possess a professional, polite and friendly demeanour. MORE HERE

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OPEN CALL | Copenhagen | Call for Research Applications (funded) | The Danish Arts Foundation – apply by unspecified

The Danish Arts Foundation is offering a funding opportunity for international curators, directors of art institutions and other art professionals to subsidise the travel and accommodation cost in Denmark. The purpose of the programme is to provide an insight into contemporary Danish art and the Danish art scene, and to strengthen networking and dialogue between the Danish and the international art ecologies. The Research programme is aimed at art professional applicants whose primary occupation is professional curating, art criticism or art mediation, or who can demonstrate substantial experience in one of the areas mentioned. Moreover, the research programme primarily targets applicants who already have contacts on the Danish art scene or candidates who wish to develop a project involving specific Danish artists or institutions. Applicants must be able to organise meetings and studio visits on their own. Artists may only apply for funding if they can document significant curatorial experience or have worked professionally with art mediation. Applicants can be awarded a maximum amount of DKK15,000 (USD2,272.33). Applicants must fill in the online submission along with the international bank wire transfer form. MORE HERE

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OPEN CALL | Montréal, Berlin, London | 2017 Residency Programme | Centre for the Study of Substructured Loss – apply by unspecified

Established in 2009, the Centre for the Study of Substructured Loss is a Canadian organisation dedicated to the development of applied grief and bereavement research. Interdisciplinary in nature, the research is documented through the use of practice-based/led methods within art and is comprised of work from both creative and technical practitioners. The Centre is now accepting applications for its rotating city residency programme. Artists, researchers and other arts professionals are encouraged to apply. The residency programme encourages experimentation and the development of multi/interdisciplinary studio work grounded in research within the field of grief and bereavement. MORE HERE

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JOB | Flexible Location | Curricular Designer | Arte Ponte – apply by unspecified

Arte Ponte seeks a Curricular Designer and content delivery expert to design course materials in the field of Art Management for online learning, with materials also adaptable to in-classroom settings. This is a part-time contract position with the current contract for the initial planning phase of the project only. Contingent upon funding and planning phase outcomes, work may continue to deliverables under a separate contract. The initial planning phase is scheduled to take 3 months. The individual in this position can be based anywhere. The Curricular Designer will work with the Arte Ponte Senior curator and Director to design supplemental curricular materials for a collection of arts case studies. The process will be guided by principles of innovation and cutting-edge design. The Designer will have a mind not only for content delivery, but also for elegant design, fresh perspectives, and synthesis of themes and content. This individual will have the latitude to design a suite of higher education classroom materials from inception to implementation and will be encouraged to use new and untested approaches to the design work. MORE HERE

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JOB | Hong Kong | Head of Research | Asia Art Archive – apply by unspecified

The Head of Research is responsible for articulating and strengthening AAA’s role as a platform for new research, knowledge and ideas. The Head of Research works with the Executive Director to set research and content priorities in line with AAA’s vision and the wider context of the field, while driving projects against this framework. The individual builds AAA’s networks, engages leading professionals, and expands and sustains institutional partnerships. As a key voice within the arts community, the Head of Research takes a macro view of the field and develops innovative approaches to strengthen ‘research infrastructures’, including research grants and tools. In addition, the Head of Research helps the Executive Director to develop long-term organisational strategies, including budgeting, to strengthen the team and institution. The Head of Research manages AAA’s team of Researchers in offices in Hong Kong, Shanghai and New Delhi. The Research team collects, creates and shares material aligned with AAA content priorities and generates propositions through writing and participation in workshops and symposia. MORE HERE

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OPEN CALL | UK | Artist-in-Residence | Newcastle University and BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art – apply by unspecified

Newcastle University and BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art seek an artist-in-residence. They are looking for an artist who uses clay in their practice in innovative or experimental ways. The successful candidate will have an exciting and dynamic visual art practice and a profile of developing and exhibiting work at an international level, or will have the potential for this. There will be an opportunity for the artist to develop plans for an exhibition of their work in one of Britain’s most important contemporary spaces after the completion of the residency. The artist will be based full-time in the Fine Art studios in Newcastle University. Funding is available for an initial period of one year, with a possible further extension of six months. The post is available from October 2016 with the start date to be negotiated. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | Singapore | Multiple Internships | NTU CCA Singapore – apply by unspecified

NTU CCA Singapore’s internship programme offers insights and an immersive work experience into one of the most experimental arts spaces in the world. NTU CCA Singapore internship will provide an immersive work experience where candidates can apply for attachments to one of the following departments: Exhibitions, Residencies, Research & Education, Communications & Development. An internship at NTU CCA Singapore will expose the candidate to various networking opportunities as well as mentoring and training by its professional team. This is a full time position with a minimum commitment of three months. An internship stipend will be provided. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | Marfa | Multiple Internships | The Chinati Foundation – apply by unspecified

Since 1990, the Chinati Foundation’s Internship Programme has provided hands-on museum experience to more than 240 students, recent graduates and young professionals from a variety of backgrounds and disciplines. During extended stays at Chinati, interns gain exposure to various aspects of the museum’s daily operations, working closely with staff, resident artists, visiting scholars, architects and museum professionals. As compensation, the Museum offers interns a modest stipend of USD100 per week and a furnished apartment on the Chinati grounds. Chinati currently offers internship positions in Education and Public Programmes, Conservation and Development. International applicants are welcomed. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | Singapore | Curatorial Internships | Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore – apply by unspecified

An ICA Singapore internship presents a unique opportunity to experience a contemporary arts institution first-hand. Interns work with their curatorial and exhibitions staff to support the planning and delivery of exhibitions. They assist with research and fact-checking for exhibitions, publications and the collection, undertake administrative tasks such as archiving and correspondence and support installations. Placements are for a minimum of half a day per week, and normally run for six months to a year. Internships suit university or postgraduate students with knowledge of contemporary international art and a desire to pursue a career in curating or arts administration. MORE HERE 

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JOB | New York | Curator | Public Art Fund – apply by unspecified

Public Art Fund, New York’s leading presenter of contemporary art projects in public spaces, seeks a Curator to play a key role in the conception, development and implementation of its artistic programmes. The Curator works closely with curatorial colleagues, artists, project management team and other Public Art Fund staff in the development, production, and installation of exhibitions and programmes, including commissioned works. As a member of the senior staff team, the Curator plays a key role in the management and implementation of organisational goals and strategies. MORE HERE 

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INTERNSHIP | Portland | Student Internships | Portland Art Museum – apply by unspecified

Since 1892 the mission of the Portland Art Museum is to engage the public with art and film of enduring quality, to facilitate dialogue with diverse audiences, and to collect, preserve and educate for the enrichment of present and future generations. Along with helping to ease the workload of Museum staff, interns gain knowledge and experience that will advance their own careers. Interested applicants must meet Museum-wide guidelines as well as those specific to their department of interest. Applicants may be undergraduate or graduate students as is appropriate to the conditions of specific internships. MORE HERE 

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JOB | Mumbai | Gallery Assistant | Jhaveri Contemporary – apply by unspecified

Mumbai-based art gallery is looking for a smart, hardworking gallery assistant. The successful candidate will be reliable, have initiative and good attention to detail, able to multi-task and have a keen interest in contemporary art. The Gallery assistant’s responsibilities will include planning exhibitions, liaison with artists, art fair assistance, maintenance of inventory, preparation of PDFs and presentations, and all aspects of running a gallery. A degree in Art History, English or other relevant fields is preferred. Excellent command of English (written and spoken) is a must, a good command of Photoshop and image-related software preferred. Send your cover letter and CV to info@jhavericontemporary.com MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | Shanghai | Multiple Internships | Rockbund Art Museum – apply by unspecified

Rockbund Art Museum offers non-paid internship opportunities for domestic and international college and graduate students. The objective of the internship programme is to offer practical museum training experience to individuals interested in pursuing careers in the study of contemporary art or art museum administration, and to facilitate the communication between Rockbund Art Museum and other academic institutions. The internship period should be four to six months for each session, and requires a minimum commitment of 500 hours. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | Dallas | Multiple Internships | The Crow Collection of Asian Art – apply by unspecified

The Crow Collection is dedicated solely to the arts of Asia. The collection features pieces from China, Japan, India, Korea and Southeastern Asia spanning from historical to contemporary. The Crow Collection offers unpaid, part-time internships in the Education and Marketing Departments during the Fall, Spring and Summer semesters, Tuesday through Friday, as well as some nights and weekends for special events. Available positions in: Education, Membership and Marketing and Social media. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | Berlin | Multiple Internships | Asia Contemporary Art Platform NON Berlin – apply by unspecified

NON Berlin is open to internship applicants to experience working at a dynamic Asian contemporary art platform in the heart of Berlin. Candidates should have high interest in exchange of Asian and European art, culture and philosophy, in addition to a motivation to participate in diverse activities happening at NON Berlin. Established in 2012 and growing fast since 2014, NON Berlin is a hub for Asian and European art, culture and philosophy where various activities and discourses take place. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | Pasadena | Multiple Student Internships | USC Pacific Asia Museum – apply by unspecified

The USC Pacific Asia Museum offers a variety of unpaid student internships, either for the Summer, Semester or Academic Year. The Museum  will work with Students to fulfill academic requirements or to earn credits. Currently there are internships available in Communications and Marketing, and in Education and Public Programming. Preference will be given to students that can earn school credit or have a scholarship to cover their internship, as well as have the skills and education that best fit the internship project. MORE HERE

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JOB | New York City | Department Assistant | MoMA – apply by unspecified

The Museum of Modern Art is currently accepting applications for a Department Assistant to support the Collection Management and Exhibition Registration Department. Reporting to the Head Registrar, the incumbent will provide administrative support to managers and clerical support to department staff, organise meetings, track attendance, order supplies, assist with preparation and tracking of three departmental budgets, process invoices and vouchers. The Assistant will also research and respond to inquiries from the public, maintain file room and assist with internship selection process. Qualified candidates will possess Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Business Administration and have at least one year of administrative work experience. MORE HERE

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JOB | Mumbai | Sales and Client Relations | Volte Gallery – apply by unspecified

Volte Gallery is one of the leading contemporary art galleries from the Indian subcontinent. We are building our Sales team in Mumbai and looking for goal oriented and committed individuals,with past work experience of sales and client relations. Key responsibilities include sales and managing high net worth clients through gallery exhibitions, art fairs. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual to work closely with the founder-director and gallery team to make a real impact on the commercial and artistic success of the gallery. MORE HERE 

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JOB | New York | Gallery Assistant with Press Relations | Galerie Perrotin – apply by unspecified

Galerie Perrotin seeks full time Gallery Assistant with Press Relations experience. The position requires good communication, organisation and time management skills as well as the ability to work well under pressure and be flexible time wise. Previous experience in a gallery or museum field is necessary. Please email resume and cover letter in PDF format to donaldryan@perrotin.com. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | New York | Multiple Internships | Asia Society – apply by unspecified

Asia Society is the leading educational organization dedicated to promoting mutual understanding and strengthening partnerships among peoples, leaders and institutions of Asia and the United States in a global context. We offer interns the opportunity to deepen their knowledge of the interplay of Asian and Western cultures. Asia Society’s internship program is designed to provide you with practical vocational experience, training, and opportunities to both plan and participate in events and programs. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | Washington | Multiple Internships | The Smithsonian’s Museums of Asian Art – apply by unspecified

Fellowships and internships provide professional training and research opportunities for students and scholars at various levels, as well as the chance to engage with F | S staff and utilize the museums’ rich resources. The Freer | Sackler offers internships to students and interested individuals in its many departments. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | New York | Multiple Internships | The New Museum – apply by unspecified

The Internship Program at the New Museum offers participants hands-on training in the museum profession and a comprehensive overview of Museum operations. Interns also gain insight into the world of contemporary art. Internships are available in the following Museum departments: Curatorial, Development, Education, External Affairs, Information Systems, Registrar, Exhibition Management, Retail and Institutional Sales, and Special Events. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | Italy | Multiple internships | Peggy Guggenheim Collection – apply by unspecified

Through immersing interns in the cultural life of the city of Venice, they will gain practical experience of museum operations and familiarity with a collection of modern art. The programme includes educational activities, seminars, conferences, trips and guided tours. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | Singapore | Internships | National Arts Council Singapore – apply by unspecified

Our internship programme provides hands-on professional and cross-disciplinary experience to students who are passionate about the arts. You will be presented with excellent opportunities to learn from experienced NAC officers and management as well as practitioners in the arts scene. MORE HERE 

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INTERNSHIP | Thailand | Multiple Internships | Documentary Arts Asia – apply by unspecified

Documentary Arts Asia is a non-profit organization which works primarily in photography and film, but also audio and narrative writing, to tell the stories from Asia that need to be heard. Our Documentary Arts Center in Chiang Mai, Thailand, supports documentary artists through the provision of training and library resources, grants and promotion. We also strive to gain recognition for the importance of high-quality, independent and objective documentary practice through our own agency, magazine and documentary arts festival. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | Hong Kong | Editorial and Design Internships | ArtAsiaPacific – apply by unspecified

Working with the editorial or design team on all aspects of the magazine’s production, responsibilities of the internship include: attending editorial meetings, offering research assistance and various administrative tasks involved in the running of the office. Depending on their focus, interns learn basic editorial and design skills, including how to write articles, edit, layout articles, and are eventually encouraged to produce at least one article or design a section of the magazine. Internships usually last 3–4 months, are unpaid and are full-time. Internships for academic credit are also available. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | New York or Washington DC | Multiple internships | Americans for the Arts – apply by unspecified

The internship programme offers undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to investigate and participate in the operations of the nation’s leading nonprofit for advancing the arts in America. Interns are expected to participate in daily activities, contribute skills and ideas, and produce excellent work, all the while preparing to become the next generation of arts, nonprofit, and cultural leaders. MORE HERE 

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INTERNSHIP | Multiple locations | Multiple internships | Bonhams – apply by unspecified

The purpose of the internship programme is to introduce the student of art and art history to the world of art appraising and merchandising. Interns will work with specialists in a chosen field of interest where they will gain an overall perspective of the auction business. MORE HERE 

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INTERNSHIP | New Delhi | Internships | National Museum Institute of History of Art, Conservation, and Museology – apply by unspecified

The objective of the internship shall be to give the student practical experience in museum work or help him/her to prepare for assignments/seminars/dissertation leading to the completion of an M.A. degree. The maximum period of the internship is six months. MORE HERE 

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INTERNSHIP | Virginia | Internships | U.S.-Korea Arts Foundation – apply by unspecified

USKAF plans to continue to promote a broader understanding of Korean arts and heritage by establishing the National American Museum of Korean Arts and Heritage (NAMKAH). The museum will be initially launched as an on-line museum (www.NAMKAH.org) which will present a variety of Korean arts and cultural activities in digital format. With the collaboration and supervision of the USKAF staff, the interns will be expected to provide solid foundational work and the successful preparation and maintenance of the on-line museum. MORE HERE  

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INTERNSHIP | Los Angeles | Multiple Internships | LAND – apply by unspecified

LAND (Los Angeles Nomadic Division) is a non-profit organization founded in 2009 committed to curating site-specific public art exhibitions in Los Angeles and beyond. LAND believes that everyone deserves the opportunity to experience innovative contemporary art in their day-to-day lives. In turn, artists deserve the opportunity to realize projects, otherwise unsupported, at unique sites in the public realm. LAND accepts unsolicited submissions from artists and organisations, however, please note that the review process often requires several months before a reply may be expected. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | Australia | Internships | National Gallery of Australia – apply by unspecified

The Gallery actively encourages the sharing of expertise by inviting and accepting interns and work experience placements. Students studying the visual arts, arts/museum administration, conservation or an area in which the Gallery has an identified expertise will be given priority over other applicants. Students or Work Experience Coordinators need to apply as early as possible as placements are limited. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | Singapore | Internships | Singapore Art Museum – apply by unspecified

Singapore Art Museum has internship opportunities throughout the year within different departments of the museum. Our internships offer participants in-depth exposure to the workings of individual departments and practical training in visual art and museum practices. We recommend at least a commitment period of two months for a meaningful internship programme. Internship opportunities are based on Museum needs and requirements and are assigned to interns with the appropriate skills and interests. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | New York | Internships | Whitney Museum of American Art – apply by unspecified

The Whitney Museum of American Art offers both academic year and summer internship programmes for college students. Internships are geared toward juniors, seniors, and graduate students (no freshmen). Under the supervision of a department head or curator, interns learn about museum work and assist with regular departmental duties that range from research and special projects to administrative tasks. MORE HERE

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INTERNSHIP | Beijing | Internships | SURGE Art – apply by unspecified

SURGE Art is an online gallery and events platform for promoting dynamic young artists and creative talent. If you have a passion for graphic design, event management, social media networking, art gallery operations, website management, multi-media production, communications and liason, or marketing and promotion, please apply. SURGE provides opportunities to develop skills in an exciting, project based cross cultural organization. Please send your cover letter and CV to hello@surgeart.com

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INTERNSHIP | Los Angeles | Internships | 826LA – apply by unspecified

826LA is looking for interns who are passionate about education and about our mission. Working in a high-energy work environment, interns learn about using creativity to engage youth from underserved communities, volunteer management, communications, and the ins and outs of an established education non-profit. MORE HERE 

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INTERNSHIP | London | Internships | Tate – apply by unspecified

An internship with Tate will enable you to participate in some of the most exciting gallery work nationally and internationally in a really stimulating environment. This will in turn give you a number of formal and informal learning opportunities that will assist you with your future career. We offer internships in a range of fields including curatorial, marketing, learning and collection care with each placement generally lasting between four and six months. MORE HERE 

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