Gallery Intern, Tanya Leighton, Berlin


Requirement: Part-time, minimum 3 months
Hours: three days per week, Tuesday – Saturday, 10–6 pm

Tanya Leighton seeks a self-organised, motivated and proactive candidate for an internship at a leading contemporary art gallery. A successful candidate will be attentive to detail; speak both English and German fluently; have a basic knowledge of and interest in contemporary art; have a proficient command of the Adobe Suite, especially InDesign and Photoshop; and be effective in the organisation and prioritisation of tasks. Working in close proximity to the Gallery Manager, interns fulfil a key role within a busy team of full and part-time staff.

Range of tasks:
- Greeting gallery visitors and providing information about the current exhibition;
- Formatting of artist CVs, portfolios & press packs;
- Digital and analogue archiving, maintenance of database entries, and artwork inventory updates;
- Copy-editing exhibition preview documents and PR texts
- Research assignments;
- Production assistance for the gallery’s artists;
- General administrative tasks and running of errands.

Candidate specifications:
- Confident independent worker, who follows guidelines and instructions closely without oversight
- Excellent written, copy-editing and presentation skills in both English and German
- Ability to support team members and artists
- Excellent organisational skills
- Proficiency with Mac operating systems, Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop and InDesign
- Fast learner able to pick up the operation of new systems in an efficient and timely manner
- Polite and positive demeanour

The internship is partially compensated with a stipend for three working days per week, including two Saturdays per month.

If interested, please send your application including a CV and a short cover letter to our Gallery Manager, Melanie García:

Deadline for applications: Wednesday 20 October 2021

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Tanya Leighton, Berlin
Melanie García
Grimmstr. 22
+49 030 21907772
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