Summer 2023 Gallery Administration Internship
The Guild of Boston Artists is seeking undergraduate students to assist in the daily operations of a well-established, non-profit gallery on Boston's Newbury Street. Responsibilities include inventory management, website maintenance, research, archive management, and assisting with events, scheduling, and daily operations.
Intern responsibilities include but are not limited to: inventory management including cataloguing incoming paintings, updating and maintaining digital inventories, and art handling (including packing for storage and shipment); maintenance of our online presence including our website, Artsy.net profile, and social media platforms; research and writing assignments pertaining to upcoming exhibitions and events; promotional tasks including drafting press releases and designing email correspondence; assisting the executive staff in the curating and hanging of each exhibition and the management of gallery events as well as daily operations.
Internships at the Guild are unpaid but may be completed for college credit. Interns gain valuable experience of gallery operations, social media and website management, and exhibition/event promotion. This opportunity also provides valuable access to top-level gallery staff and other industry professionals able to offer their insights and advice for future career development.
The Guild requires a commitment of 2 days a week. We are open Tuesday through Saturday 10:30am- 5:30pm. Note that schedules are flexible and may be changed when needed.