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Posted: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 12:13 AM



Jack Hanley Gallery is looking to fill an internship position. The role would focus on organizing a 30th year anniversary exhibition as well as assisting with with all aspects of the gallery.

We are a small team, interested in creating a hands-on experience for the right candidates. Candidates have demonstrated an interest in contemporary art, are organized, able to work independently, and carry themselves in a professional manner. Some experience using Photoshop and InDesign is a plus but not essential.

Specific responsibilities will include: compiling client emails, exhibition preparation and documentation, the archiving of exhibition materials, office organization, updating the website, some database entry for inventory, basic art-handling (i.e. art storage, protection and organization) and press outreach.

This is a part-time, unpaid internship position, two-three days a week during gallery hours (11-6pm). Start date immediate and school credit can be arranged.

Educational Benefits
• Work on 30th Anniversary exhibition and go through archives
• This is an excellent opportunity to gain experience in the programmatic and administrative aspects of a gallery space.
• Learn how exhibitions are conceived, developed, and mounted.
• Learn how the gallery uses its contemporary art exhibitions to engage and educate the public.
• Learn how contemporary art initiatives can be part of larger multi-disciplinary programming.

Application Instructions / Public Contact Information

Please send a letter of introduction in the body of your email and availability with a CV attached in pdf format to to apply for this position.

• Location: Manhattan, New York, NY

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