Gallery Underground is seeking an art/graphic design/marketing intern for Summer 2017 to handle mainly social media for the gallery, in addition to other duties as assigned. We are looking for motivated and ambitious individuals who are interested in a career in art, gallery management or marketing/pr. Must be available for 7-8 weeks during June/July/August – 7-8 consecutive weeks chosen by intern.
Gallery Underground is a cooperative juried Arlington Artists Alliance gallery, located in Crystal City, Arlington, VA, just outside Washington D.C. promoting the works of established and emerging regional artists. Our mission is to make regional fine art accessible to the public through monthly exhibits, special events, classes and workshops.
Skills preferred: Excellent computer skills, graphic design, event planning, marketing, social media. Candidates should have completed or be in the process of completing a BA in Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Marketing, PR or other art-related field. Experience in event planning (sorority/fraternity, college clubs, etc.) a plus.
This is an unpaid position offering experience/college credit. Much of the social media work can be done at home on intern’s own time. 10 hours per week preferred. Schedule can be tailored to Intern’s needs.
To apply, please email cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Indicate “Intern Application” in subject line. Must be available for interviews end of May/beginning of June.