CURRENT OPEN POSITIONS :
Getty Marrow Summer Internship
10-WEEK GETTY MARROW UNDERGRADUATE INTERNSHIP AT CRAFT CONTEMPORARY
Dates TBD: Between June 3 to August 23, 2019
Craft Contemporary is currently seeking an undergraduate student to participate in the Getty Marrow Undergraduate Internship for Summer 2019.
About the Getty Marrow Undergraduate Internship: With the goal of increased diversity in the arts, this internship opportunity is intended for groups underrepresented in the professions related to museums and the visual arts. Individuals of African American, Asian, Latino/Hispanic, Native American and Pacific Islander descent are encouraged to apply.
Job Requirements: Applicants should have excellent research and writing skills as well as be comfortable working collaboratively with museum staff in a variety of positions. Eligibility for the internships will be limited to currently enrolled undergraduates who reside or attend a college in Los Angeles County; will have completed at least one semester of college by June 2019; and must be a resident of or attend college in Los Angeles County. Candidates are sought from all areas of undergraduate study and are not required to have demonstrated a previous commitment to the visual arts. Interns are paid $5,700 for ten consecutive weeks of full-time work.
Job Description: The Curatorial Intern will assist with exhibition research and programmatic planning for the upcoming Craft Contemporary Clay Biennial opening in late January 2020. The intern will be part of the team who will be researching and designing the exhibition, catalogue, and public programs. The intern will participate in all studio visits, artist meetings, and team meetings.
How to Apply: Interested students should submit 1) a resume and 2) a letter of application that explains why the internship is of interest, describes relevant study and/or experience, and lists the names, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of three references who may be contacted. These should be sent to Andres Payan Estrada, Curator of Public Engagement at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline: Monday, April 29, 2019, 5PM PST