TWO RESEARCH & ARCHIVE INTERNSHIPS FOR 3-6 MONTHS

Beschreibung: 

Esther Schipper is an internationally renowned gallery for contemporary art representing 38
internationally renowned artists and attending more than 10 international trade fairs every year.
On average, Esther Schipper opens five internal exhibitions. The gallery is significantly involved
in the realization of institutional exhibitions of artists worldwide.

We are looking for two motivated interns for 3-5 days a week.

The internships are project-related and also offer an insight into daily gallery work. The internships provide the
opportunity to gain practical art gallery experience within an exciting and educational workplace,
shared with motivated colleagues.
• Candidates for this position should ideally be working toward a graduate degree in art history or
documentation or archive science, or be a recent MA graduate, and will have strong archival
research.
• Knowledge of twentieth-century and contemporary art is required.
• 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.

TASKS
• Assist in organizing and improving the gallery history archive, digital press, and general archive.
• Organization and inventory of ephemera, historical correspondence.
• Press clipping: Scanning and formatting physical and digital press to clip and file in our digital
archive.
• Reorganization and inventory of the gallery’s library.

REQUIREMENTS
• Excellent written and spoken German and English language skills.
• Proven experience and knowledge in dealing with archives and libraries.
• A result-oriented and at the same time structured, autonomous way of working.
• Organizational talent, flexibility, endurance, independence, ability to work under pressure, ability
to work in a team.
• High attention to detail and superior time management is essential.
• Good knowledge of Mac applications and standard Office programs.
• Knowledge of FileMaker is an advantage.
• Good knowledge of contemporary art.
• Interest in the gallery program and projects. Previous knowledge in the field of gallery and
project space work is of course an advantage.
• Friendly, open manner.

DURATION
3-6 months, 3-5 days/week. The internship is remunerated AND school or university credits can
be arranged. To ensure that our interns have a well-rounded and educational experience, we
ask for a commitment of 3 months, with a minimum of 3 full days per week.
Our office hours are 10AM – 6PM, Mondays through Fridays, with additional hours for
openings.

We look forward to receiving your application with CV to Cindy Apel (HR Manager)
(apel@estherschipper.com)

Angaben zum Unternehmen
Unternehmen
Esther Schipper GmbH
Ansprechpartner
Cindy Apel (HR Manager)
Adressdaten
Potsdamer Str. 87
 
D
10785
Berlin
Telefon
030 374433133
E-Mail
apel@estherschipper.com
Angaben zur ausgeschriebenen Stelle
Stellentyp
Praktikum
Antrittstermin
20.02.2018
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