Art Studio and Gallery Assistant Intern

internship - part time, unpaid

SFAD
Malibu, CA
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Posted 50 Days ago
SFAD
Malibu, CA
internship - part time, unpaid
Posted 50 Days ago

Description

SFAD - Malibu Art Studio / Gallery Seeks Interns (Malibu)

compensation: unpaid- internship

internship part-time

Sona Fine Art & Design, Inc. is a Contemporary Art Studio and Gallery located in Malibu. SFAD is mid-career international-exhibiting contemporary artists.

We are currently looking to fill a couple gallery positions. These positions are ideal for those who wish to gain work experience in an active, contemporary art gallery. Applicants should be highly motivated, detail-oriented, possess public relations skills, and must have a demonstrated interest and/or background in contemporary art. Interns will have the opportunity to learn all aspects of gallery administration and get quality hands-on experience, training, and exposure to the Los Angeles and International art world.

Gallery Intern Responsibilities (Include but not limited to):

- Assisting staff with daily administrative duties.

- General office work (answering phones, filing, organizing).

- Assisting in exhibition openings and special events.

- Studio maintenance.

- Art packaging and handling.

- Assisting in installation and de-installation of exhibitions.

- Maintain the gallery's artist database.

- Running errands for the studio / gallery.

Requirements:

- Must be available at least 1 full day a week (10am-6pm)

- Must be intelligent, enthusiastic, self-motivated, organized and reliable.

- Must have a professional appearance.

- Must have experience with Mac OS and Microsoft Office suite.

- Art History/Fine Art background preferred. (Bachelor's Degree preferred, but current students are also welcome.)

- Previous gallery experience is a plus.

Although this internship is unpaid you will be able to gain hands on experience working in a gallery and studio environment. We provide college credit where applicable.

Please send a cover letter and resume to info@sonamirzaei.com -- IN PDF FORM. Write "INTERN" in the subject line to be considered.

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Skills

art history, fine art, contemporary art, mac os, microsoft office, microsoft word, event management, public relations, organization, gallery management, gallery administration, design, graphic design, adobe creative suite, photography

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