Internship at Tanya Leighton, Berlin


Tanya Leighton provides undergraduate students and recent graduates the opportunity to gain practical art gallery experience within an exciting and educational workplace, shared with intelligent and motivated colleagues.

We seek candidates passionate about the visual arts and highly motivated to gain experience in a gallery setting. Applicants should enjoy working collaboratively in a fast paced environment, and take direction independently as needed. Excellent organization and attention to detail are necessary qualities in any candidate. Day-to-day responsibilities of this internship span administration, research, website maintenance and archive organization.

Our internship program involves cooperation with all members of our small gallery staff, which includes the Director, Associate Director, Gallery Manager, Exhibitions and Artwork Manager, and Book-Keeper. As such, communication and an interest in all gallery projects-from updating artist CV's, press and portfolio packets, to general office administration is expected.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Maintaining and updating gallery database and website
- Image editing
- Mailings
- Assistance with exhibition preparations and gallery openings
- Artist Research
- General office administration
- Archiving i.e. conducting exhibition histories

- Strong oral, written, organisational and inter-personal communication skills
- Ability to handle several projects simulteanously
- Excellent time management skills
- Interest in and knowledge of contemporary art
- Interest in gaining experience in gallery operations and management
- Microsoft Office, Photoshop, Indesign
- Fluent comprehension of English is necessary. Conversational or fluent understanding of German is preferred.

This is an voluntary internship at Tanya Leighton Gallery, located at Kurfürstenstrasse 156 and Kurfürstenstrasse 24/25 in Berlin, Germany. We provide a daily lunch stipend. School credit can be arranged. We are looking for a commitment of 3 days per week, 10am-6pm, for 3 - 6 months.

To apply for the Gallery Internship, please send a cover letter and CV stating interest, start date and availability per week to Jessica Aimufua, Gallery Manager

Angaben zum Unternehmen
Tanya Leighton Gallery
Jessica Aimufua
Kurfürstenstrasse 156
Angaben zur ausgeschriebenen Stelle
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