10-week Getty Marrow Undergraduate Internship at Craft Contemporary
Dates: Between June 7 to August 27, 2021
Craft Contemporary is currently seeking an undergraduate student to participate in the Getty Marrow Undergraduate Internship for Summer 2021. This position may be entirely remote or may progress to a mixture of remote and onsite participation depending on the level of Covid-19 transmission statistics this summer.
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.
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 2021; 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 $6000 for ten consecutive weeks of full-time work.
The Curatorial Intern will assist with exhibition research, programmatic planning, and catalog production for the upcoming Craft Contemporary exhibitions. The intern will be engaged in initial research on the topic of printmaking for an exhibition scheduled in 2022. Interest in craft and specifically printmaking are assets for the prospective intern. The intern will participate in remote or in-person 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 Holly Jerger at Holly@craftcontemporay.org
Deadline: Monday, April 19, 2021, 5PM PST