State Art Collection Intern

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Description

Georgia's State Art Collection (SAC) is an extensive, vibrant chronicle of work created by Georgia artists from the 1970s to the 1990s. Each piece in the collection was juried by a panel of experts. It is a state asset that serves as an educational tool, preserves the state's artistic heritage and disseminates knowledge about the art and artists of Georgia. The SAC Intern will assist with updating a comprehensive list of all currently held pieces of art, their location and condition cross referenced against information in the GCA database and various loan schedules. In addition this position will support the Director in the management of SAC loans and have the opportunity to be involved with the SAC digitization project which is being initiated in partnership with the New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Responsibilities

To apply, send resume and cover letter, with State Art Collection Internship in the subject line, to: gaarts@gaarts.org

About Georgia Council for the Arts:
Georgia Council for the Arts is a division of the Georgia Department of Economic Development that provides support for nonprofit arts organizations throughout the state. Established in 1965 as the Georgia Commission on the Arts, its mission is to encourage excellence in the arts, support the arts many forms of expressions and make the arts available to all Georgians by providing funding, leadership, programming and other services. Funding for Georgia Council for the Arts is provided by appropriations from the Georgia General Assembly, the National Endowment for the Arts and other private and public sources.

Requirements

Internship opportunities with Georgia Council for the Arts are open to undergraduate or graduate college students. Individuals who have graduated within the past year or less may also be considered. Communications, marketing, journalism, political science or public administration majors will benefit the most from this experience. The work requires a detail-oriented, organized and enthusiastic team player. The internship term will complete at the end of the time required by the college or until the intern has completed 480 maximum hours. Georgia Council for the Arts is open to meeting the need of requirements for the course credit the intern is completing. Internships are unpaid. Position is open until filled.

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