The 2018 application deadline has passed. Information below is for reference only. Please check back in Spring 2019 to apply for the 2019 cycle.

The Foundation is funding Getty Marrow Multicultural Undergraduate Internships at over 65 Los Angeles-area museums and visual arts organizations during summer 2018.

The internships are intended for outstanding students who are members of groups underrepresented in museums and visual arts organizations, including but not limited to individuals of African American, Asian, Latino/Hispanic, Native American, and Pacific Islander descent.

Eligibility for the internships is limited to currently enrolled undergraduates who reside in or attend college in Los Angeles County. Students must have completed at least one semester of college by June 2018, and those who will complete their degree by September 1, 2018 are also eligible to apply. Candidates can be from all areas of undergraduate study and are not required to have demonstrated a previous commitment to the visual arts.

Below is a list of organizations offering internship positions for summer 2018. Organization descriptions and position titles are included. If you are interested in applying for any of the positions below, contact the organizations directly using the information provided. All internship positions will be filled by May 14. Good luck!
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Name

City

Position Information

Position Filled

18th Street Arts Center

Santa Monica

Curatorial Programs Internship

The intern will assist 18th Street Arts Center staff in administering their international artist residency program in Santa Monica, working directly with six or more visiting artists between July-August 2018 as well as with our 15 local studio artists in residence and with our spring and summer Artist Lab residents. The intern will assist in outreach and planning for a series of public events related to the summer Artist Lab Residency of New York-based artist Kenneth Tam. The intern will undertake research into 18th Street’s archives and history in preparation for our upcoming 30th anniversary catalogue to be published in 2019. They will assist with exhibitions in our Atrium Gallery and Project Space and create a written or video profile of a visiting artist or curator in residence during the internship.

Contact: Send a cover letter and resume to jobopenings@18thstreet.org with the title “2018 Getty Programs Intern.”

18th Street Arts Center is one of the top 20 artist residency programs in the US. 18th Street encourages contemporary artists from around the globe to create new work within a supportive environment. They provide artists the space and time to take risks in ways that further the development of their practice. Their mission is to provoke public dialogue through contemporary art-making. They believe that the creative process is just as important as the outcome. Through their artist residencies they are a contemporary art hub that fosters inter-cultural collaboration and dialogue. 18th Street’s residencies, exhibitions, public events, talks, and publications encourage, showcase and support the creation of cutting-edge contemporary art, and foster collaboration and interaction between artists locally, nationally, and internationally.

Website: www.18thstreet.org
Yes

American Museum of Ceramic Art (AMOCA)

Pomona

Collection Internship

The Collections Intern will serve as the coordinator for a collaborative partnership between AMOCA and The Marks Project (TMP), an online dictionary of artists’ marks (1946 – current). This position will provide a unique, in-depth experience working directly with artworks in a museum environment while assisting the inventory, photography and documentation of the AMOCA permanent collection. In addition, the intern will participate in documenting, inventorying and cataloging loans, data entry, and artist research. The intern will be trained in object handling techniques and related activities, including packing, installation and condition reporting. The Intern will also gain skills in object-based education techniques, arts administration skills, and best practices in public engagement. The intern will experience conceptualizing, implementing, and evaluating museum programs.

Contact: Send a cover letter and resumé to Anna Sanchez at collections@amoca.org

Located in the Arts Colony of Pomona, the American Museum of Ceramic Art (AMOCA) is devoted exclusively to the ceramic medium. AMOCA's goal is to educate by presenting, collecting, and preserving significant ceramic achievements, and by offering hands-on ceramic studio experiences.

Website: www.amoca.org
Yes

Angels Gate Cultural Center

San Pedro

Gallery Management Internship

The successful candidate will be interested in Gallery Management at a non-profit organization. Over the course of three months the Intern will assist in the install/ de-install of the gallery exhibitions, assist in the organization of gallery exhibitions with the Angels Gate Cultural Center archives and development of educational programming for the exhibitions year.

The intern will help to curate a show and learn preparator skills to assist in hanging that same show. There will also be gallery programming that will go along with the show that the intern will manage.

QUALIFICATIONS: an enthusiasm for the arts and a passion for bringing high quality performing arts to an underserved area; some experience or knowledge of arts programming, gallery education and graphics is preferred; familiarity of Mac computers; knowledge of MS Office, including Excel and Word; knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite; a familiarity with online social media tools.

REQUIREMENTS: professional demeanor; punctuality; excellent verbal and written communications skills; excellent organizational skills with great attention to detail; ability to prioritize tasks in a fast-paced environment; must be able to problem-solve independently and collaborate with others; reliable form of transportation is required, as the Angels Gate Cultural Center is not easily accessible via public transportation.

Please note: Since the Angels Gate Cultural Center is a former military base and historic site accessibility in some areas is a challenge.

Contact: To apply, please email resume, cover letter and writing sample to Terry Gerald, terry@angelsgateart.org

Angels Gate Cultural Center is one of the largest visual arts organization in the Los Angeles Harbor Region. They bring art and culture to the community through interactive classes, gallery exhibits of both local and international artists, professional artists' studios, art education programs in the schools and cultural events.

Website: angelsgateart.org
Yes

Armory Center for the Arts

Pasadena

Communications Internship

Under the guidance of the Armory's Director of Communications, the Communications Intern will assist with the day-to-day communications, PR, and marketing tasks at the Armory Center for the Arts, a non-profit contemporary art center near Old Town Pasadena. The Armory hosts internationally-recognized contemporary art exhibitions and delivers vibrant contemporary art education programs to children, teens, adults, and families throughout the region.

Contact: Jon Lapointe, Director of Communications, jlapointe@armoryarts.org; 626-792-5101, ext. 143.

The Armory is a non-profit contemporary art center near Old Town Pasadena. The Armory hosts internationally-recognized contemporary art exhibitions and delivers vibrant contemporary art education programs to children, teens, adults, and families throughout the region.

Website: www.armoryarts.org
Yes

Armory Center for the Arts

Pasadena

Exhibitions Internship

Under the guidance of the Gallery Exhibitions Manager, The Exhibitions Intern will participate in the planning and implementation of contemporary art exhibitions in the Armory Center for the Arts' Main and Mezzanine galleries as well as in locations in the community. The Armory is a non-profit contemporary art center near Old Town Pasadena. The Armory hosts internationally-recognized contemporary art exhibitions and delivers vibrant contemporary art education programs to children, teens, adults, and families throughout the region.

Contact: Winona Bechtle, Gallery Exhibitions Manager, wbechtle@armoryarts.org; 626-792-5101, ext. 116.

The Armory is a non-profit contemporary art center near Old Town Pasadena. The Armory hosts internationally-recognized contemporary art exhibitions and delivers vibrant contemporary art education programs to children, teens, adults, and families throughout the region.

Website: www.armoryarts.org
Yes

Art Center College of Design

Pasadena

Communications and Digital Media Internship

Through research, advocacy and action, Designmatters, the award-winning social innovation department at ArtCenter College of Design, engages, empowers and leads an ongoing exploration of art and design as a positive force in society. Designmatters courses and programming engages students with a dynamic, entrepreneurial and experiential approach to design education. The intern will be introduced to the field of design for social innovation and the day-to-day operations of a higher educational department and NGO. Gaining experience in the areas of digital/social media, online narrative storytelling and community outreach, this individual will also support promotional activities related to Designmatters projects, publications and programming. The ideal candidate will have an interest in digital media, communications and social innovation.

Contact: Jennifer May, Director, Designmatters Department, jennifer.may@artcenter.edu.

Art Center College of Design has been a tremendous asset to the Southern California community for more than 80 years, making the nation's top design education offerings accessible to students throughout the region. Over 368 prominent artists and designers serve as faculty, teaching undergraduates, graduate students, and through our public education programs, children, teens, and adults in the region. Part of the ArtCenter Library, the College Archives collects, preserves, and makes available materials related to the history of ArtCenter. The collections include photographs documenting the College and students from the 1930s-present, department records, publications, audio, and video. The Library Online site offers access to resources around the clock, including full-text articles and high-resolution image resources in art and design.

Website: www.artcenter.edu/accd/employment.jsp
Yes

Able ARTS Work

Long Beach

Curatorial Internship

The Curatorial Intern will be integral in supporting the development of our annual, juried CORE exhibition, including research and helping to program related events. Through our outreach programming, the Intern will assist the Exhibitions Coordinator in all aspects of our exhibitions programs that feature the work of artists with disabilities. Additionally, the Curatorial Intern will play a significant role in maintaining a 35-year archive of artwork of 100 plus artists.

Contact: Andrea Aranzamendez, aaranzamendez@ableartswork.org; 562-982-0247.

The primary vision of Able ARTS Work (formerly known as Arts & Services for Disabled, Inc.) is to provide lifelong learning, community service and vocational opportunities through the creative arts for people with disabilities of all ages in an environment of warmth, encouragement and inclusion.

Website: www.ableartswork.org
Yes

Arts Council for Long Beach

Long Beach

Public Art Collections Internship

The Public Art Collections Intern will continue research in cataloging public art in Long Beach for the Arts Council for Long Beach’s public art database. The database includes works that were privately commissioned and works created through the Percent for Art program jointly administered by Arts Council for Long Beach and the City of Long Beach. The database will be the basis for a page dedicated to local public art on Arts Council for Long Beach's revamped webpage, scheduled to be made public in fall 2018.

Contact: Griselda Suarez, info@artslb.org; 562-435-2787 x101.

Arts Council for Long Beach provides access for families, children, and the community to a broad spectrum of creative expressions and cultural experiences by building strategic partnerships and programs that weave arts and culture into the fabric of our community.

Website: www.artslb.org
Yes

artworxLA

Los Angeles

Arts Education Intern

The artworxLA Arts Education Intern will provide essential assistance in preparation for 2018–19 "ladder" program of arts opportunities for alternative high school students. The intern will be an essential team member with the following responsibilities: assisting with Teaching Artist training and professional development, compilation of teaching artist resources, database maintenance, compiling student and teacher questionnaire/data for ongoing evaluation projects, workshop support, and archiving and compiling programming communications materials for the 2018-2019 academic school year.

Contact: Raúl Flores, raul@artworxla.org, 323-465-1404 ext 203.

artworxLA was founded in 1992 as The HeArt Project to help fill the void in arts education among L.A. inner city youth. We have steadily expanded from one workshop at a community center in Skid Row to serve over 650 students every year at 28 alternative high school sites including the Hollywood Media Arts Academy (HMAA), the first institution of its kind in the region. Our annual program is centered on a three-part series of classroom-based arts workshops led by professional artists in partnership with many of L.A.'s premier cultural organizations.

Website: www.artworxla.org
Yes

Autry Museum of the American West

Los Angeles

Curatorial

The Curatorial Intern will work as part of the Autry’s curatorial team, learning about the full range of activities in exhibition research, development, and installation. The intern will work on three small exhibition projects: two temporary exhibitions on art and history, and the reframing of a core gallery display on the history of incarceration in the West.

Contact: Amy Scott, Ph.D., Chief Curator, ascott@theautry.org; 323-495-4241.

The Autry National Center of the American West is a museum and intercultural history center that explores the diverse experiences, perspectives and portrayals of the American West. The Autry provides year-round exhibitions, public programs, research, publications, and educational services that encourage visitors to explore the convergence of social, cultural, and environmental forces that influence the past and present of the American West.

Website: theautry.org/about-us/employment-overview
Yes

Autry Museum of the American West

Los Angeles

Museum Education

The Museum Education Intern will support the Autry’s outreach and onsite initiatives, including providing research and logistical assistance during the annual Teachers Academy and Docent Training Class, conducting content research for the development of onsite programming for the upcoming academic year, and providing interactive, hands-on programming for visiting guests, school groups, and other visitors.

Contact: Katherine Krieger, Education Outreach Manager, kkrieger@theautry.org; 323-495-4300 or Rebecca Kahn, School Programs Manager, rkahn@theautry.org; 323-495-4297.

The Autry National Center of the American West is a museum and intercultural history center that explores the diverse experiences, perspectives and portrayals of the American West. The Autry provides year-round exhibitions, public programs, research, publications, and educational services that encourage visitors to explore the convergence of social, cultural, and environmental forces that influence the past and present of the American West.

Website: theautry.org/about-us/employment-overview
Yes

Autry Museum of the American West

Los Angeles

Communications and Marketing

The Communications and Marketing Intern will gain experience in the areas of media relations, community outreach, digital/social media, and publications, and will support promotional activities related to the Autry’s summer programs and exhibitions.

Contact: Keisha Raines, Communications Manager, kraines@theautry.org; 323-495-4370.

The Autry National Center of the American West is a museum and intercultural history center that explores the diverse experiences, perspectives and portrayals of the American West. The Autry provides year-round exhibitions, public programs, research, publications, and educational services that encourage visitors to explore the convergence of social, cultural, and environmental forces that influence the past and present of the American West.

Website: theautry.org/about-us/employment-overview
Yes

California Institute of the Arts, Community Arts Partnership (CAP)

Valencia

CAP Summer Arts Program Intern

The CalArts Community Arts Partnership (CAP) seeks an intern for the CAP Summer Arts (CAPSA) Program at the CalArts campus in Valencia and the Susan Miller Dorsey High School in the Crenshaw area in Los Angeles. The intern will work with the Director of Programs and Operations of CAP to support the CAP Summer Arts Program which includes an intensive three-week CAPSA program for high-school students in addition to exhibitions, public programs, and performances. The intern for this position will gain valuable experience in the design and implementation of an intensive summer youth arts program. The intern will also gain an understanding of how to best work with faculty artists, students, parents, staff of community arts organizations, and firsthand experience with community-based arts production and instruction.

Contact: Bailey Cool, bcool@calarts.edu; 661-222-2707.

Located on the campus of the world-renowned California Institute of the Arts, the CalArts Community Arts Partnership (CAP) brings together a dynamic consortium of schools, community centers, and social service agencies to deliver free, sustained, standards-based instruction in the visual, media, literary, and performing arts to more than 8000 youth (ages 6-18) per year. Programs are led by a teaching corps of accomplished CalArts faculty, alumni and student instructors during the school day, after-school or during the summer. With programs serving more than 60 neighborhoods, covering a thousand square mile radius, CAP is the largest college-based arts education provider in Los Angeles County.

Website: www.calarts.edu/cap
Yes

California Institute of the Arts, East of Borneo

Silver Lake

Publications Assistant/Intern

East of Borneo, a collaborative online art magazine and book imprint of CalArts, is seeking a Publications Assistant/Intern to support the editorial activities of the magazine. The internship will be located in the East of Borneo office at the Neutra Museum in the Silver Lake neighborhood of Los Angeles. The internship will provide valuable training in online publishing, research, and editing, as well as hands-on experience with events, marketing initiatives, and book distribution. The Publications Assistant/Intern will have the opportunity to work as part of an editorial team with expertise in art criticism, curatorial research, arts administration and non-profit management.

Contact: Stacey Allen, stacey@eastofborneo.org; 855-932-7748.

East of Borneo publishes new essays and interviews alongside a growing archive of images, videos, texts, and sounds added by their community. East of Borneo Books sees the extension of their mission into print, calling attention to the best writing on the visual culture of Los Angeles. They also produce exhibitions, talks, screenings, and workshops, and republish material that is out of print or hard to find through their Second Life series.

Website: www.eastofborneo.org
Yes

California State Parks, Will Rogers State Park

Pacific Palisades

Curatorial/Collections Management Internship

The California State Parks photo archive is comprised of more than two million images, which cover a wide variety of subjects: Park architecture, Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), Native American heritage, NPS personnel, roads and transportation, scenic views, and much more. Each individual unit has a holding specific to its resource. Will Rogers SHP photo archive inclusive dates span from 1890-to the present with the primary subject matter related to multi-faceted interest of Will Rogers, the development of his equestrian ranch and the era in which he lived. The historical collection holds over 1,500 images.

The intern will gain knowledge in culling, scanning, categorizing, and researching information about WRSHP current and recent donations of historical images that include Will Rogers and his contemporaries, as well as surrounding landscape changes. Additionally the intern may have the opportunity to assist staff with oral interviews from donors and local residence who may recall changes in the locations, identify persons in image, street names, etc.

Contact: Rochelle Nicholas-Booth, Museum Curator, rnicholas-booth@parks.ca.gov; 310-454-8218 ext. 106.

The Will Rogers Collection of ethnographic materials holds more than 100 textiles and baskets from the Southwestern United States and Mexico that includes over 25 medium and large scale Dine (Navajo) pieces that date between the late 19th and early 20th century including two rare Yei tapestries. They represent a valuable resource for research, exhibition and interpretation. The collections includes: wearing blankets, sarapes, small blankets, saddle blankets, and wall hangings. Pieces range from the Classic through the Transitional period (1800–1920’s).

Website: www.parks.ca.gov
Yes

California State University Long Beach Research Foundation, University Art Museum

Long Beach

Education Internship

The University Art Museum at California State University Long Beach is seeking a Getty Multicultural Intern to assist in education research and the organization of education programs related to the museum's collection and exhibition taking place in the 2018-2019 academic school year. Specifically, the Getty Multicultural Intern would assist in the development of the UAM's ongoing outreach program, Plugged-In, which is planned in collaboration with Long Beach Unified School District for 4th grade classes.

Contact: Brian Trimble, Brian.trimble@csulb.edu; 562-985-5997.

The University Art Museum is a fully-accredited contemporary art museum located on the campus of California State University, Long Beach. We present innovative projects that blur the boundaries between the visual arts, science, technology, music and contemporary culture. In addition to ground-breaking exhibitions, we offer a range of interpretive programs including workshops, concerts, performances, gallery talks, and lectures. Our school programs introduce Middle School and High School to the use of electronic media as a way to both create and appreciate the arts.

Website: www.csulb.edu/university-art-museum
Yes

California State University Long Beach Research Foundation, University Art Museum

Long Beach

Curatorial/Collections Internship

In 1973, the first exhibition for what would ultimately be called the "University Art Museum" was launched with sculptures by John Okulick. In the 45 years which followed, the UAM has consistently brought high caliber artwork to the CSU Long Beach campus. The UAM is currently seeking a highly-motivated college undergraduate intern to assist with establishing research files for exhibitions from the UAM's history. The internship offers an opportunity to gain invaluable practical experience by learning first-hand about museum work and the changing dynamics of exhibition planning and programming in a period spanning four decades. This position is supervised by the Curator of Exhibitions.

Contact: Brian Trimble, Brian.trimble@csulb.edu; 562-985-5997.

The University Art Museum is a fully-accredited contemporary art museum located on the campus of California State University, Long Beach. We present innovative projects that blur the boundaries between the visual arts, science, technology, music and contemporary culture. In addition to ground-breaking exhibitions, we offer a range of interpretive programs including workshops, concerts, performances, gallery talks, and lectures. Our school programs introduce Middle School and High School to the use of electronic media as a way to both create and appreciate the arts.

Website: www.csulb.edu/university-art-museum
Yes

Center for the Study of Political Graphics

Culver City

Media and Design Internship

CSPG is seeking an intern with a major in graphic design, or related experience, to assist with marketing and outreach, curate content for CSPG’s online platforms, and help design educational and promotional materials. The intern will also have archival responsibilities, including poster cataloguing and an introduction to exhibition development.

Contact: Jerri Allyn, admin@politicalgraphics.org; 310-397-3100.

The Center for the Study of Political Graphics (CSPG) is an educational and research archive that collects, preserves, documents, and circulates domestic and international political posters relating to historical and contemporary movements for peace and social justice. CSPG demonstrates the power and significance of these artistic expressions of social change through traveling exhibitions, lectures, publications, and workshops. Through our diverse programs, CSPG is reclaiming the power of art to educate and inspire people to action.

Website: www.politicalgraphics.org
Yes

Center for the Study of Political Graphics

Culver City

Archive and Research Internship

CSPG is seeking an intern with a background in the humanities, such as art history, history, political science etc., to research and catalogue historical and contemporary social movement posters, help update CSPG’s online finding aid, and assist with exhibition research and development.

Contact: Jerri Allyn, admin@politicalgraphics.org; 310-397-3100.

The Center for the Study of Political Graphics (CSPG) is an educational and research archive that collects, preserves, documents, and circulates domestic and international political posters relating to historical and contemporary movements for peace and social justice. CSPG demonstrates the power and significance of these artistic expressions of social change through traveling exhibitions, lectures, publications, and workshops. Through our diverse programs, CSPG is reclaiming the power of art to educate and inspire people to action.

Website: www.politicalgraphics.org
Yes

Chinese American Museum

Los Angeles

Collections/Exhibitions

The Collections/Exhibitions Intern will primarily perform concurrent projects related to exhibition coordination and collections management: 1) Object research and processing for permanent collections; 2) Assisting supervisor with loan processing for the close of Asian Americans in Hip-Hop (working title), an exhibition focusing on Asian American hip-hop in California; and 3) Assisting supervisor and exhibitions staff with incoming loan processing and artifact preparation for the upcoming exhibition Re-Visioning Los Angeles (working title), which features art exploring a re-imagining of what the historic Los Angeles Chinatown could have been.

Contact: Kimberly Zarate, kzarate@camla.org.

Chinese American Museum's (CAM) vision is to serve as the premier cultural and educational communicator of the Chinese American experience in Southern California. Through multi-faceted activities including exhibitions, educational programs, public programs, and publications, the Museum illuminates the challenges and achievements of Chinese Americans, from the earliest pioneers to the newest immigrants.

Website: www.camla.org
Yes

Chinese American Museum

Los Angeles

Education/Programs

The Education/Programs Intern will primarily perform concurrent projects related to education and programs for exhibitions: 1) Developing a public program and assisting with public programs for the exhibition, Asian Americans in Hip Hop; 2) Assisting supervisor and education staff with revitalizing the museum’s docent program.

Contact: Hannah Yang, hyang@camla.org.

Chinese American Museum's (CAM) vision is to serve as the premier cultural and educational communicator of the Chinese American experience in Southern California. Through multi-faceted activities including exhibitions, educational programs, public programs, and publications, the Museum illuminates the challenges and achievements of Chinese Americans, from the earliest pioneers to the newest immigrants.

Website: www.camla.org
Yes

City of Los Angeles, Department of Cultural Affairs

Los Angeles

DCA Archives Assistant Internship

The selected intern will work with DCA’s Digital Strategist to research and preserve the Department’s publications in support of the creation of DCA’s digital library. Since the agency’s inception in 1925, the Department’s Marketing and Development Division has released notable arts books, cultural guides, and exhibition catalogs featuring Los Angeles contemporary art, public art, community arts, murals, historic architecture and preservation. As cornerstones of LA’s civic and intellectual history, DCA’s publications will be digitized and ingested into digital archives system and made available to the general public for research and community education.

Contact: Umi Hsu, Digital Strategist / Senior Project Coordinator, umi.hsu@lacity.org; 213-202-5537.

Formed in 1925, DCA promotes arts and culture as a way to ignite a powerful dialogue, engage LA’s residents and visitors, and ensure LA’s varied cultures are recognized, acknowledged, and experienced. DCA’s mission is to strengthen the quality of life in Los Angeles by stimulating and supporting arts and cultural activities, ensuring public access to the arts for residents and visitors alike


Website: www.culturela.org
Yes

Corita Art Center

Los Angeles

Public Programs Internship

The Corita Art Center seeks a Public Programs intern. This intern will primarily work on the planning for Corita's 100th birthday this fall. The intern will have the opportunity to develop and produce a series of events and connect with local partners in service of a large public event this fall. The intern will gain experience in the areas of development, special events, and administration. The ideal candidate will have experience developing programs and partnerships and be comfortable leading activities for a wide variety of audiences. Experience in design and/or printmaking highly desirable.

Contact: Ray Smith at info@corita.org; 323-450-4650.

The Corita Art Center is an archive and gallery dedicated to the preservation and promotion of Corita Kent’s art, teaching, and passion for social justice. Housed within the administrative offices of the Immaculate Heart Community, the Corita Art Center consists of a small gallery, gift shop, archive, and collection storage.

Website: www.corita.org
Yes

Craft and Folk Art Museum

Los Angeles

Public Programs Intern

The Public Programs Intern will work closely with museum staff to plan and execute all public programs including Craft Night, monthly Sunday afternoon Craft Labs, and will assist with CAFAM's program marketing and evaluation.

Contact: To apply, send a cover letter and resume to Andres Payan, Curator of Social Engagement, Andres@cafam.org.

The Craft & Folk Art Museum engages the public with contemporary craft and folk art through our exhibitions and public programs including craft workshops, art talks, family events and other opportunities to create.

Website: www.cafam.org
Yes

Craft in America

Los Angeles

Communications Internship

The intern will provide support and assist in various aspects of outreach, promotion, and planning for the development and execution of Craft in America's upcoming “California” and “Visionaries” exhibitions based on two 2018 episodes in the Craft in America PBS documentary series. The intern will participate in community engagement and communication with outside organizations, student groups, and art schools. In addition, the intern will be involved in research about contemporary craft in California and generating, writing, and editing web and social media content to support the organization's programming, website, and documentary series. The intern will also be involved in cataloging and activating the Craft in America Center’s library collection for expanded public access.

Contact: To apply, submit résumé, two letters of recommendation or contact information (phone/email) for two references (teacher, professor, former employer, etc.), and a description of interest in Craft in America’s work and how you meet the requirements for the position. Email all submissions to Brenda Cruz, Education Coordinator at rsvp@craftinamerica.org with the subject heading "Internship.”

Craft in America has a mission to promote and advance original handcrafted work, through programs in all media. In addition to producing the Craft in America documentary series for PBS since 2007, the organization operates the Craft in America Center, which is a bricks and mortar exhibition and learning space in Los Angeles. We give voice to traditional and contemporary craft through artist talks, workshops, exhibits and concerts. Our reference library contains over three thousand books, periodicals and digital media and is free to the public.

Website: www.craftinamerica.org
Yes

El Pueblo Historical Monument

Los Angeles

Education

El Pueblo Historical Monument is accepting resumes for an educational internship. The intern will be part of our cultural history team coordinating and facilitating a series of informational workshops and speaker panels. They will also take a leadership role in the development and coordination of educational programming as well as, learning how to facilitate logistics for large cultural exhibitions. They will be involved in the development of proposals to secure funding for programming. Intern will also have the opportunity to participate with El Pueblo staff on curating an art exhibition. The internship provides practical applications into the daily operations of museums and a historic monument. The intern will have hands on experience in collaborating with governmental, for profit and non-profit entities.

Contact: To apply, please forward cover letter and resume to Lisa Sarno at Lisa.Sarno@lacity.org.

El Pueblo de Los Angeles Historical Monument is the birthplace of the City of Los Angeles. Over 2 million visitors and over 400,000 students visit our on-site museums and exhibits annually.

Website: elpueblo.lacity.org
Yes

ESMoA

El Segundo

Social Media and Marketing Internship

ESMoA seeks internship candidates who wish to broaden their educational and professional experience by managing ESMoA’s social media accounts and marketing campaigns, while also providing technical assistance and video content for ESMoA's Facebook and Instagram accounts and website. The Social Media and Marketing Intern will work closely with ESMoA staff in managing the art lab's online engagement and narrative. Additionally, candidates will monitor social media analytics and provide support evaluating ESMoA's program areas. The Intern will gain valuable hands-on experience that will empower them to follow any number of possible professional paths within a non-profit arts institution.

Contact: To apply, please email resumé and cover letter with the subject: “Social Media and Marketing Internship 2018” to Holly M. Crawford, Manager of Education, at hcrawford@artlab21.org. All application materials must be submitted by April 30th, 2018.

ESMoA is an art laboratory located in El Segundo that fulfills its mission of “sparking creativity” through Experiences (exhibitions), Art Education, and Public Programs.

Website: www.esmoa.org
Yes

First Street Gallery Art Center

Claremont

Arts Management Internship

Interns will assist the Gallery Manager and take the lead in projects and outreach that support this mission. Projects include organizing public arts workshops, designing and installing exhibitions and documenting artists’ portfolios.

Contact: Seth Pringle, springle@tierradelsol.org; 909-626-5455.

At First Street Gallery/Claremont Art Center in Claremont, CA, artists demonstrate that creativity and artistic expression are not limited by physical of intellectual challenges. Our program cultivates artistic achievement so that all people can be recognized as cultural producers, community leaders and professional artists. We create opportunities for every artist to express a unique point of view and access venues for those perspectives to be communicated and valued. Studio Artists earn income from sales of their work, collaborate with other leaders in the field, and gain professional skills and experience required to pursue a career of their choosing.

Website: www.tierradelsol.org/programs/1st-street-gallery-art-center/
Yes

Fowler Museum at UCLA

Los Angeles

Museum Education (Family Programs) Internship

The Fowler’s Education Department is seeking an intern to play a key role in organizing and implementing two “story time” programs, two drop-in art-making programs, and a two-week summer day camp for children related to the upcoming special exhibition, "Striking Iron: The Art of African Blacksmiths" (June 2-December 30, 2018).

Contact: Allison Clark, Education Manager, allisonmclark@arts.ucla.edu; 310-825-7325.

The Fowler Museum at UCLA (fowler.ucla.edu) explores global arts and cultures with an emphasis on works from Africa, Asia, the Pacific, and the Americas—past and present. The Fowler provides innovative, informative and thought-provoking exhibitions, publications, and events for UCLA, the greater Los Angeles community, and beyond.

Website: www.fowler.ucla.edu
Yes

Fowler Museum at UCLA

Los Angeles

Digital Media Internship

The Fowler’s Digital Media Department is seeking an intern to help revamp the Museum’s collections management system and make it available online for both staff and public use. The student will gain practical experience in digitizing collections and mastering the process of reviewing collections information for online publication, learning the technical aspects of photographing museum objects, and documenting digital assets for a variety of uses.

Contact: Gene McHugh, Head of Digital Media, gmchugh@arts.ucla.edu; 310-825-7810.

The Fowler Museum at UCLA (fowler.ucla.edu) explores global arts and cultures with an emphasis on works from Africa, Asia, the Pacific, and the Americas—past and present. The Fowler provides innovative, informative and thought-provoking exhibitions, publications, and events for UCLA, the greater Los Angeles community, and beyond.

Website: www.fowler.ucla.edu
Yes

Fowler Museum at UCLA

Los Angeles

Archaeology Collections Internship

The Fowler’s Archaeological Collections Facility is seeking an intern to aid in the digitization and organization of archaeological materials and supporting documentation. The intern will gain experience in the proper handling, curation, and assessment of delicate archaeological materials in a museum setting.

Contact: Wendy Teeter, Curator of Archaeology, wteeter@arts.ucla.edu; 310-825-1864.

The Fowler Museum at UCLA (fowler.ucla.edu) explores global arts and cultures with an emphasis on works from Africa, Asia, the Pacific, and the Americas—past and present. The Fowler provides innovative, informative and thought-provoking exhibitions, publications, and events for UCLA, the greater Los Angeles community, and beyond.

Website: www.fowler.ucla.edu
Yes

Henry E. Huntington Library & Art Gallery

San Marino

Curatorial

The intern will be a research assistant reporting to the Curator of Photography & Visual Culture in preparation for The Huntington’s major centennial exhibition scheduled to open in Fall 2019.

Contact: Lupe Guzman, jobs@huntington.org; 626-405-2134.

The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens is a multi-disciplinary, collections-based research and education center founded in 1919 by Henry E. Huntington. The Huntington’s mission is to encourage research and promote education in the arts, humanities, and botanical sciences through the growth and preservation of the collections, the development and support of a community of scholars, and the display and interpretation of extraordinary resources to diverse audiences.

Website: www.huntington.org
Yes

Inner-City Arts

Los Angeles

Arts Education Internship

Inner-City Arts seeks an intern with a strong interest in and a commitment to arts in education and the community. The intern will support the day-to-day management of programming for teens, educators, and families, and develop her/his own leadership skills through direct involvement in our summer programs. Responsibilities will include assisting the daily supervision of high school studio classes in our Visual, Media and Performing Arts Institutes, supporting youth community events in our "Work of Art" program, contributing to web-based research, and working with our Professional Development Institute to support teachers in bringing the visual and performing arts to their school classrooms.

Throughout the internship, the intern will assist in the development of reflection and assessment tools that will be utilized during and following the summer programs. She/he will collaborate in digitizing print-based materials and archiving digital media from the Professional Development Institute's extensive files, and will contribute to our lively social media presence. As a component of working with staff and developing relationships at Inner-City Arts, the intern will attend and participate in program and staff meetings. Additionally, the intern will gain a broad understanding of the inner workings of nonprofit organizations by supporting inter-departmental projects and events, and will assist with planning for our 2018-2019 school year programming.

Contact: Beth Tishler, Chief Program Officer, beth@inner-cityarts.org.

The mission of Inner-City Arts is to use arts education to positively affect the lives of underserved children, improving their chances to lead productive and successful lives by developing creativity, improving learning skills and building self-confidence. Each year, we provide free, high-quality arts education to more than 6,000 Los Angeles children and teenagers living in high-poverty neighborhoods, in addition to 1,000 classroom teachers, teaching artists and after-school providers. Inner-City Arts offers arts instruction in visual arts, ceramics, animation, digital photography, media arts, graphic design, dance, drama and music, all taught by professional teaching artists in fully equipped studios at our campus located in the Skid Row area of downtown Los Angeles.

Website: www.inner-cityarts.org/who-we-are-employment.php
Yes

Inner-City Arts

Los Angeles

Youth Programs Internship

Inner-City Arts seeks an intern with a strong interest in the future of the arts and a commitment to arts in education and the community. She/he will aid in day-to-day running of student and family programming as well as have an opportunity to develop leadership skills through direct involvement in our summer programs. The work will include contributing to the development and implementation of the Inner-City Arts summer programs by assisting in the day-to day logistics of the Artists in the Middle summer program, assistance in studios dedicated to visual, media and performing art forms, contributing to youth and family community events and supporting programs in other aspects of day-to-day administration. Throughout the internship, the intern will be assisting in the development of reflection and evaluation tools that will be utilized during and following the summer programs. As a component of working with staff and developing relationships at Inner-City Arts, the intern will attend and participate in program and staff meetings. Additionally, the intern will gain a broad understanding of the inner-workings of nonprofit organizations through the assistance in inter-departmental projects and events, and support planning for 2018-2019 school year programming. As a component of learning about the community-based nonprofit and arts education fields, the intern will also participate in meetings and events with the various staff members of Inner-City Arts in education, development, communications and administration.

Contact: Beth Tishler, Chief Program Officer, beth@inner-cityarts.org.

The mission of Inner-City Arts is to use arts education to positively affect the lives of underserved children, improving their chances to lead productive and successful lives by developing creativity, improving learning skills and building self-confidence. Each year, we provide free, high-quality arts education to more than 6,000 Los Angeles children and teenagers living in high-poverty neighborhoods, in addition to 1,000 classroom teachers, teaching artists and after-school providers. Inner-City Arts offers arts instruction in visual arts, ceramics, animation, digital photography, media arts, graphic design, dance, drama and music, all taught by professional teaching artists in fully equipped studios at our campus located in the Skid Row area of downtown Los Angeles.

Website: www.inner-cityarts.org/who-we-are-employment.php
Yes

Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles

Los Angeles

Curatorial Internship

The Curatorial internship will offer an intern the opportunity to assist museum leaders in the planning and coordination of exhibitions and related projects.

Contact: Jamillah James, exhibitions@theicala.org.

The Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles is a new non-collecting contemporary art museum in downtown Los Angeles. Designed by the architectural firm wHY under the leadership of Kulapat Yantrasast, the museum's its newly renovated 12,700 square-foot industrial facility is home to revelatory exhibitions of works by international artists, dynamic public programs, and inclusive community partnerships that reflect the diversity of Los Angeles and the world.

Website: www.theicala.org
Yes

Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles

Los Angeles

Learning & Engagement Internship

The Learning and Engagement internship will immerse an intern in the development and implementation of museum programming.

Contact: Asuka Hisa, learning@theicala.org.

The Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles is a new non-collecting contemporary art museum in downtown Los Angeles. Designed by the architectural firm wHY under the leadership of Kulapat Yantrasast, the museum's its newly renovated 12,700 square-foot industrial facility is home to revelatory exhibitions of works by international artists, dynamic public programs, and inclusive community partnerships that reflect the diversity of Los Angeles and the world.

Website: www.theicala.org
Yes

Italian American Museum of Los Angeles

Los Angeles

Educational Internship

The Italian American Museum of Los Angeles (IAMLA) seeks qualified undergraudate candidates for a summer internship in the field of education. Intern will conduct research, create readings, tours, activites and lesson plans for K-12 students that will be included in the IAMLA's educational program.

Contact: please submit a cover letter and resume via email to info@italianhall.org.

The Italian American Museum of Los Angeles (IAMLA), is located in the historic Italian Hall in downtown Los Angeles, steps away from Union Station and the civic and financial districts in the heart of the city's historic Little Italy. The IAMLA is a 21st century, interactive museum, showcasing the history and ongoing contributions of Italian Americans in Southern California, which predates California's statehood.

Website: www.iamla.org
Yes

Japanese American Cultural and Community Center

Los Angeles

Visual Arts Internship

JACCC’s visual arts intern will be exposed to opportunities in an exhibition. The intern will also learn the basics of programmatic and technical aspects of what it takes to present a visual and cultural exhibition. A displayed enthusiasm for the visual arts, interest in traditional Japanese culture, and stamina to multitask in a fast-paced environment are key requirements. Applicant must feel a connection to the mission and work of JACCC. The Visual Arts intern would provide support the George J. Doizaki Gallery staff in its day-to-day activities, including work on the following: Kado Sado Shodo Cultural Exchange, Fukui Washi (Japanese Paper) Exhibition, 78th Annual Nisei Week Festival and SciArc X Washi (Japanese Paper) Exhibition.

Contact: Michelle Moreno, Director of Administration and Operation, mmoreno@jaccc.org; 213-628-2725. Please title the subject of the email "Getty Internship Program + your name" and include the following: resume/CV, first, middle & last name (if not on your CV), email, phone & address, college or university you are currently attending, major/area(s) of study, anticipated graduation date, and 2 Letters of reference or contact info for 2 references (either a teacher, professor, or a former employer).

Founded in 1971, the Japanese American Cultural & Community Center is one of the largest ethnic arts and cultural centers of its kind in the United States. The mission of JACCC is to present, perpetuate, transmit and promote Japanese and Japanese American arts and culture to diverse audiences, and to provide a center to enhance community programs. JACCC is the preeminent presenter of Japanese and Japanese American, and Asian American performing and visual arts nationally. JACCC also provides office space to a wide variety of nonprofit cultural, educational and community-based organizations in Los Angeles.

Website: www.jaccc.org
Yes

Japanese American National Museum

Los Angeles

Production

The intern will support the design and fabrication of the exhibitions “Kaiju vs. Heroes” and “Re-Affirmed Commitment: the 30th Anniversary of the Civil Liberties Act of 1988.” Additionally, this individual will support production needs for upcoming public programs and PR/Marketing requests for the museum in general, as well as provide maintenance support for the core exhibition “Common Ground: The Heart of Community.” The intern will receive hands-on training from the Art Director, Graphic Designer, and volunteer trainers. In addition, the museum's volunteer docents will introduce the intern to the history and work culture of JANM as well as the history of Americans of Japanese ancestry.

Contact: Annette Miyamoto, Manager of Human Resources, hr@janm.org.

The mission of the Japanese American National Museum is to promote understanding and appreciation of America’s ethnic and cultural diversity by sharing the Japanese American experience. Through the building of a comprehensive collection of material culture and development of multi-faceted exhibitions, educational activities, public programs and publications, JANM preserves and shares for current and future generations the rich and diverse stories of Japanese Americans for national and international audiences alike.

Website: www.janm.org/jobs
Yes

Japanese American National Museum

Los Angeles

Media Arts

The intern will participate in the development of media elements for the museum's upcoming exhibitions, educational programs, website, and YouTube Channel. Examples of the assignment include: videography and editing of public programs that feature world-renowned scholars, artists, musicians, and community activists; research, production assistance and transcription of life history interviews with notable Japanese Americans; and, design and implementation of motion graphic elements for short video productions that will be broadcast on local television and featured on the museum's websites, which receive more than 800,000 unique visitors annually.

Contact: Annette Miyamoto, Manager of Human Resources, hr@janm.org.

The mission of the Japanese American National Museum is to promote understanding and appreciation of America’s ethnic and cultural diversity by sharing the Japanese American experience. Through the building of a comprehensive collection of material culture and development of multi-faceted exhibitions, educational activities, public programs and publications, JANM preserves and shares for current and future generations the rich and diverse stories of Japanese Americans for national and international audiences alike.

Website: www.janm.org/jobs
Yes

LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes

Los Angeles

Curatorial Internship

LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes seeks an energetic and detail-oriented Curatorial Intern passionate about Los Angeles, Mexican, Mexican American, and Latina/o history, art, and culture to assist the Curatorial Department with an upcoming temporary exhibition exploring identity through the artwork of Linda Vallejo. The intern will conduct research on the artist, her work, identity formation, and racial theory, with a focus on the history of Latina/os in Los Angeles. The intern will be responsible for creating an object database of Vallejo’s work, developing a bibliography, and drafting an introductory text for the exhibition, as well as outlining a related social media campaign.

The intern will also be expected to support the Curatorial department with daily assignments, as well as work with the Education team. By working across departments and with all levels of museum staff, the intern will have a hands-on opportunity to gain an in-depth understanding of museum operations, while exercising and building communication skills, developing cultural awareness, and establishing professional contacts.

Contact: please submit a resume and cover letter outlining interest in position and how this opportunity aligns to future professional goals to Gina A. Lopez Ramos, Curator of Education Programs, galopez@lapca.org.

LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes is a nonprofit museum and cultural arts center located in Downtown Los Angeles. The mission of LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes is to celebrate and cultivate an appreciation for the enduring and evolving influence of Mexican and Mexican American culture, with a specific focus upon the unique Mexican American experience in Los Angeles and Southern California. Through interactive exhibits and dynamic multidisciplinary programs, visitors are invited to explore as well as contribute to the ongoing story of Mexican Americans in Los Angeles and beyond.

Website: www.lapca.org
Yes

LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes

Los Angeles

Education Internship

LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes seeks an energetic intern passionate about K-12 students, Los Angeles, Mexican, and Mexican American history, art, and culture to assist the Education Department with developing K-12 grade materials and student experiences tied to its upcoming exhibition: ¡Ya Basta! The East L.A. Walkouts and the Power of Protest. The intern’s main projects include developing a student tour experience, an art workshop component, and a student exhibition guide. The intern will be an integral member of the Education Department and will provide day-to-day support to student tours and art workshops, as well as assist with other education initiatives, including: teacher training sessions, community engagement events, and public programs. By working across departments and with all levels of museum staff, the intern will have a hands-on opportunity to gain an in-depth understanding of daily museum operations while exercising and building communication skills, developing cultural awareness, and establishing professional contacts.

Contact: please submit a resume and cover letter outlining interest in position and how this opportunity aligns to future professional goals to Gina A. Lopez Ramos, Curator of Education, galopez@lapca.org.

LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes is a nonprofit museum and cultural arts center located in Downtown Los Angeles. The mission of LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes is to celebrate and cultivate an appreciation for the enduring and evolving influence of Mexican and Mexican American culture, with a specific focus upon the unique Mexican American experience in Los Angeles and Southern California. Through interactive exhibits and dynamic multidisciplinary programs, visitors are invited to explore as well as contribute to the ongoing story of Mexican Americans in Los Angeles and beyond.

Website: www.lapca.org
Yes

Library Foundation of Los Angeles

Los Angeles

Exhibition/Public Programs Internship

The Library Foundation of Los Angeles seeks an Exhibition and Public Programs intern to assist with the implementation of the upcoming exhibition, "Collected Stories" (working title). The Library Foundation in partnership with the Los Angeles Public Library will present "Collected Stories" at the Central Library in downtown Los Angeles from September 28, 2018 to January 27, 2019. The intern will work on a variety of tasks that include independent research, creating website copy, registrarial work, and coordinating associated public programs that will take place at libraries throughout the city of Los Angeles. The selected intern will work with Library Foundation and Library staff as well as other project collaborators.

Contact: Todd Lerew, toddlerew@lfla.org; 213-292-6266.

The Library Foundation of Los Angeles supports and enriches the capabilities, resources, and services of the Los Angeles Public Library through fundraising, advocacy, and innovative programs that benefit our diverse community and promote greater awareness of the Library’s valuable resources. Our support complements, but does not supplant, the City’s responsibility for funding the operations of the Los Angeles Public Library. Since 1992, we have raised over $130 million to support programs for literacy development, student success, digital access, and cultural engagement, and to keep the Library thriving for generations to come.

Website: www.lfla.org
Yes

Los Angeles Conservancy

Los Angeles

Education Internship

The intern will work primarily on programs related to the Conservancy’s Youth Initiative, which focuses on students, teachers, and young people. S/he will research, write and implement a walking tour of the Downtown LA area. The intern will adapt materials and lesson plans that accompany the tour for pre- and post-tour learning. In addition, the intern will assist with the planning and teaching of Adventures in Architecture, a summer youth program co-presented with Heart of Los Angeles (HOLA), as well as additional outreach youth programs.

Contact: Sana Ahmed, Education Specialist, sahmed@laconservancy.org. Please include: Cover letter explaining your interest in teaching and education, and/or historic preservation, architecture and public programming. Include a description of how you meet the requirements for the position (found here); current resume; writing sample (no more than two pages); contact information for two references (teacher, professor, former employer, etc.). The application deadline is Wednesday, April 25, 2018.

The Los Angeles Conservancy is a nonprofit membership organization that works through advocacy and education to recognize, preserve and revitalize the cultural and historic architectural resources of Los Angeles. We raise awareness of the value of these resources through public tours, lectures, publications, social media outreach and neighborhood conferences. We also work proactively and in response to specific threats, advocating on behalf of Angelenos to preserve the places that enrich their daily lives. The Conservancy is the largest local preservation group in the U.S, with an active membership of 6,000 and we continue to gain ground in making preservation part of public policy, urban planning and public consciousness.

Website: www.laconservancy.org
Yes

Los Angeles Conservancy

Los Angeles

Advocacy Internship

The intern will contribute to a range of projects aimed at preserving Los Angeles’ diverse historic resources, including research, direct action, and outreach. S/he will assist in preparing for the upcoming conference on L.A. neighborhoods, co-sponsored by the Conservancy and the City of Los Angeles. The intern's work will include some research and writing and helping with conference sessions and coordination with speakers.

Contact: Rosalind Sagara, Neighborhood Outreach Coordinator, at rsagara@laconservancy.org. To apply, please email a current resume, writing sample (no more than two pages), contact information for two references (professor, former employer, mentor, etc.), and a cover letter outlining your interest in historic preservation, advocacy, outreach, and Los Angeles history. Include a description of how you meet the requirements of the position (found here). The application deadline is Friday, April 13, 2018.

The Los Angeles Conservancy is a nonprofit membership organization that works through advocacy and education to recognize, preserve and revitalize the cultural and historic architectural resources of Los Angeles. We raise awareness of the value of these resources through public tours, lectures, publications, social media outreach and neighborhood conferences. We also work proactively and in response to specific threats, advocating on behalf of Angelenos to preserve the places that enrich their daily lives. The Conservancy is the largest local preservation group in the U.S, with an active membership of 6,000 and we continue to gain ground in making preservation part of public policy, urban planning and public consciousness.

Website: www.laconservancy.org
Yes

Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Inc.

Los Angeles

Curatorial Internship

The Curatorial Intern will work directly with LACE Curator Daniela Lieja Quintanar and LACE summer artist-in-residence Young Joon Kwak with collective Mutant Salon. The Intern will assist Quintanar with the curation, production, and marketing of the 2017 Summer Residency Exhibition in the main gallery, and will work directly with Kwak and the members of Mutant Salon to coordinate and produce several performances and workshops scheduled throughout the exhibition run. The Curatorial Intern will serve as the key liaison between the artists and LACE’s staff, as well as with any additional artists/vendors involved in the projects.

Contact: Fiona Ball, Assistant Director, fiona@welcometolace.org.

LACE (Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions) is a non-profit contemporary visual arts institution that champions and challenges the art of our time by fostering artists who innovate, explore and take risks. We move within and beyond our four walls to provide opportunities for diverse publics to engage deeply with contemporary art. In doing so, we further dialogue and participation between and among artists and those audiences.

Website: www.welcometolace.org
Yes

Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Inc.

Los Angeles

Communications and Marketing Internship

The Communications and Marketing Intern will work directly with the LACE Assistant Director to coordinate all digital and print marketing for the summer exhibitions, and will serve as key liason for all press and academic inquiries. The Communications and Marketing intern will collaborate with summer curators Daniela Lieja Quintanar (LACE Curator), Essence Harden (independent writer and curator, and PhD Candidate, UC Berkeley), and Matias Viegener (professor of Critical Studies, Cal Arts) to create original digital content for LACE’s social media, website, and email marketing. Summer exhibitions include the LACE Summer Residency solo exhibition with artist Young Joon Kwak, a Storefront exhibition on the work of Emory Douglas, former Minister of Culture for the Black Panther Party, and a rotating series of exhibitions focusing on the LACE Archive in LACE’s Project Room.

Contact: Fiona Ball, Assistant Director, fiona@welcometolace.org.

LACE (Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions) is a non-profit contemporary visual arts institution that champions and challenges the art of our time by fostering artists who innovate, explore and take risks. We move within and beyond our four walls to provide opportunities for diverse publics to engage deeply with contemporary art. In doing so, we further dialogue and participation between and among artists and those audiences.

Website: www.welcometolace.org
Yes

Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)

Los Angeles

Director’s Office Intern

The internship in the Director’s office of LACMA will focus on supporting several ongoing curatorial projects, international partnerships, and development. During the ten-week internship, the intern’s primary activities will be focused on several areas: research for artist projects, research, and communication to support work with institutional partners in China, and some research support pertaining to the new Peter Zumthor-designed Building for the Permanent Collection project.

The intern will be provided with training on general art museum practices from the perspective of the Director’s office, interacting with people from many different areas of the museum. The intern will develop a particular understanding of the interrelated roles of curatorial and development. They will also learn to utilize LACMA’s collection database, The Museum System (TMS). Additionally, the intern will learn about research practices, collection building, and the basics of running an arts organization. New projects in support of museum priorities may be developed, based on the intern’s experiences and interest.

An art history background is strongly preferred. Excellent computer and communications skills are required.

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art is the largest encyclopedic art museum in the western United States. As both a resource to and reflection of Southern California's uniquely rich and diverse cultural community, LACMA is committed to continuously expand and serve audiences of all ages, ethnicities, and socio-economic backgrounds both on- and off-site by creating welcoming and user-oriented environments and programs. LACMA receives over 1.2 million visitors annually, with a membership base of 54,000 and serves more than 500,000 people every year through over 20 award-winning educational programs.

Website: www.lacma.org/internships
Yes

Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)

Los Angeles

Education and Public Programs Internship

The ten-week internship in the Education and Public Programs Department will provide an opportunity to engage in a broad range of LACMA’s education programs for a variety of audiences, including both children and adults. Major responsibilities will focus on assisting administrators in the coordination and implementation of Art Camp, summer art classes for children ages 6–13; and the Art + Film Teacher Institute, an intensive professional development program for K–12 teachers that emphasizes interdisciplinary teaching approaches using works of art and technology. The intern will also have the opportunity to assist with other programs, including but not limited to Andell Family Sundays, a weekly family event featuring artist-led workshops and friendly gallery tours and activities, and Evenings for Educators, a professional development program for K–12 teachers. Other opportunities may be developed to support the intern’s area of interest and expertise.

Excellent computer and communication skills are required and an art history, studio art, or arts education background is preferred.

Contact: Patricia Esquivel, pesquive@lacma.org; 323-857-6139.

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art is the largest encyclopedic art museum in the western United States. As both a resource to and reflection of Southern California's uniquely rich and diverse cultural community, LACMA is committed to continuously expand and serve audiences of all ages, ethnicities, and socio-economic backgrounds both on- and off-site by creating welcoming and user-oriented environments and programs. LACMA receives over 1.2 million visitors annually, with a membership base of 54,000 and serves more than 500,000 people every year through over 20 award-winning educational programs.

Website: www.lacma.org/internships
Yes

Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)

Los Angeles

Registration and Collections Internship

The ten-week internship in the Registration and Collections Department will introduce LACMA, its registration processes for managing the permanent collection, and the museum’s acquisition program. Specifically, the Registration and Collections intern will work on the museum’s ongoing accession data reconciliation project, assisting with the digitization and data entry of LACMA’s hard permanent collection files to update the museum’s database of more than 131,000 artworks. In addition to analyzing and uploading a wide range of documents including correspondence, photographs, and provenance information, the intern will also have opportunities to assist the Permanent Collection Registrars in carrying out their key responsibilities, including processing art acquisitions, researching inquiries about and inventorying permanent collection artworks.

An art history, library science, or fine arts background is strongly preferred. Excellent computer and communication skills are required.

Contact: Cynthia Tovar, ctovar@lacma.org; 323-857-6063.

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art is the largest encyclopedic art museum in the western United States. As both a resource to and reflection of Southern California's uniquely rich and diverse cultural community, LACMA is committed to continuously expand and serve audiences of all ages, ethnicities, and socio-economic backgrounds both on- and off-site by creating welcoming and user-oriented environments and programs. LACMA receives over 1.2 million visitors annually, with a membership base of 54,000 and serves more than 500,000 people every year through over 20 award-winning educational programs.

Website: www.lacma.org/internships
Yes

Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery (LAMAG)

Los Angeles

Gallery Exhibition Internship

The intern will work directly with the Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery (LAMAG) Director and the Curator on the Juried Exhibition 2018 and Here exhibitions. The 2018 edition of the Juried Exhibition builds on the legacy of this pioneering exhibition, which has provided a platform for emerging artists in Southern California since 1953. Featuring students and recent graduates from the region’s leading MFA programs, this large-scale group exhibition introduces a new generation of Los Angeles artists. Here is a group exhibition showcasing artists exploring real and imagined borders in and around Los Angeles - evoking ideas of belonging, neighborhoods, gentrification, and the fragmentation of ethnic enclaves; perhaps functioning as microcosm of larger national and global ideas of place. The intern will also assist LAMAG staff with the organizing and cataloguing of the Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery archives with documentation from recent exhibitions, events, and programs. This internship is a unique opportunity to receive curatorial training, and experience at an internationally recognized municipal art gallery.

Contact: Isabelle Lutterodt, isabelle.lutterodt@lacity.org; 323-644-6269.

Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery (LAMAG) is a facility of the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs. Founded and opened in 1954, its mission is to promote, interpret, and present the art of emerging, mid career, and established artists from culturally diverse Southern California. The Gallery showcases art from other parts of the world that is of relevance to the people of the City of Los Angeles. Its 10,000 square foot venue offers a dramatic exhibition space for large thematic group exhibitions that represent the current endeavors of area artists as well as exhibitions of work by individuals who have made a significant contribution to art in Los Angeles in particular and Southern California at large. The curatorial focus of the Gallery includes painting, sculpture, photography, architecture, design, video, sound, electronic, performance, and installation works. Once a year the Gallery serves as the host venue for the DCA’s City of Los Angeles (C.O.L.A.) Individual Artist Fellowships exhibition, featuring the work of the City’s best mid career artists.

Website: www.lamag.org
Yes

MAK Center for Art and Architecture

West Hollywood

Programs Internship

The Programs Intern will assist the Director, Deputy Director and Programs Coordinator with production of 2018 summer programs and planning for future exhibitions. The Intern will be involved in all aspects of MAK Center projects, from research to presentation. The Intern will be assigned coordination responsibilities as part of the following specific efforts: the opening of the MAK Center’s principal summer exhibition SOM: The Art of Engineering and related programs, a second summer show presenting the work of artist Fiona Connor called Closed Down Clubs, promotion of events at the Schindler House and Mackey Garage Top, assistance with the MAK Center’s artist and architect-in-residence program, participation in fundraising efforts such as the MAK Games tennis event and 2018 MAK Architecture Tour, and final coordination and preparation for fall 2018’s exhibition of work by artist Edmund de Waal.

Contact: Anthony Carfello, acarfello@makcenter.org; 323-651-1510.

The MAK Center for Art and Architecture develops local, national, and international projects exploring the intersection of contemporary art and architecture. Programming includes exhibitions, lectures, symposia, performances, publication projects, new work commissions and an international residency program.

Website: www.MAKCenter.org
Yes

Millard Sheets Art Center

Pomona

Curatorial & Design Internship

The Millard Sheets Art Center is seeking a Curatorial & Design intern to create a pivotal exhibit for the 2018 Los Angeles County Fair; Alt 66. The intern will gain, hands-on experience creating a unique exhibition that will be experienced by more than 85,000 visitors. The intern will work with a diverse group of art and exhibit professionals as we create and install 20 individual installation based projects throughout the galleries. Each project will highlight various themes stemming from the history and culture of Route 66. The intern, with the guidance of art professionals, will help to create an immersive exhibition, which the intern will have worked on from start to finish, along with our team at the art center. The intern will learn how to maximize audience engagement and strategize the use of materials and design to create one of a kind art installations for a large and diverse audience.

Contact: Thomas Canavan, Millard Sheets Art Center Manager, canavan@fairplex.com; 909-865-4161.

The Learning Centers at Fairplex engages the community with the arts in meaningful and impactful ways by weaving the arts into educational programs hosted on the Fairplex campus. These opportunities include curating a fine arts exhibit at the Millard Sheets Center for the Arts during the L.A. County Fair, providing 2-D and 3-D visual design classes for local high school students, and offering an Art and Clay Camp for young minds to discover the world of art.

Website: www.fairplex.com/tlcfairplex/programs/msac
Yes

Mistake Room

Los Angeles

Curatorial Internship

TMR's 2018 MUI Curatorial Intern will work closely with TMR Deputy Director and Head of Program Kris Kuramitsu and the curatorial team on the production and programming of fall 2018 exhibitions. The selected candidate will experience, through hands-on participation, various stages of the exhibition making process - from research to production to installation and public programming. In addition to working on these exhibitions, the prospective candidate will also assist in general research activities for the 2019 curatorial program. This will encompass assembling reading lists, compiling artist research files, and producing research presentations for senior staff. The intern will be expected to work at The Mistake Room's offices in Downtown Los Angeles. A desk will be made available to the intern along with a laptop computer. The intern will also have access to all office equipment.

Contact: Submit a cover letter describing your interest in the position, your CV/résumé, and the names and contact information for two references to Kris Kuramitsu, kris@tmr.la. Please email or phone 213-749-1200 with any questions.

The Mistake Room is LA's only independent non-profit cultural institution solely devoted to an international program of art and ideas. Founded on a deep commitment to the creation, discovery, and advancement of new ways of being and knowing, The Mistake Room has at the core of its mission a single mandate-to generate critical insights into the nature of human creativity in order to then activate its potential to impact our lives. Through research, exhibitions and experimental projects, lectures and conversations, events and situation-specific encounters, public and educational initiatives, and publications, The Mistake Room brings to Los Angeles a timely and relevant program that is both intellectually rigorous and genuinely diverse. Supporting artists and other cultural producers from around the world who have often never before exhibited in our city, The Mistake Room also functions as a dynamic platform that connects Los Angeles to peoples, places, and histories that exist well beyond its confines-helping create expansive opportunities abroad for our city's vibrant creative community.

Website: www.tmr.la
Yes

Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA)

Los Angeles

Education Internship

The MOCA Education Intern will report to MOCA’s Director of Education and Public Programs and work closely with educators and administrators in the education department. The Intern will focus on the planning and implementation of specific education programs at MOCA including Contemporary Art Start workshops for new and returning teachers, Sunday Studio events for all ages, gallery highlight tours, and public programs. Additionally, the intern will assist in updating and maintaining the education program archive.

Contact: Applicants may submit resumes and cover letters to hr@moca.org.

MOCA is the only museum in Los Angeles devoted exclusively to contemporary art. It is committed to the collection, presentation, and interpretation of work produced since 1940 in all media, and to preserving that work for future generations. Housed in two downtown locations and a space in West Hollywood, the museum engages artists and audiences through an ambitious program of exhibitions, education, collections, and publications.

Website: www.moca.org/about/jobs-and-internships
Yes

Museum of Jurassic Technology

Culver City

Museum Generalist Internship

The MJT internship will primarily focus on maintaining order and fostering organizational progress in the Museum’s digital and physical archives, and will also include an overview of the many tasks and processes involved in operating a small museum. Working directly with the MJT’s archivist, the intern will cultivate the Museum’s physical archives, create and maintain archival databases, and photograph, scan, and catalogue reference materials, documents, and artifacts that pertain to the history and collections of the institution.

Additional projects may include the fabrication of unique, handmade items for the Museum's Gift Shop, membership and other administrative projects as needed, and the care and preservation of the Museum's material and immaterial spaces. The intern will also spend one day per week interacting with the general public at the Museum’s reception desk or hosting visitors in the tea room. ‘Front of house’ duties include, but are not limited to, greeting patrons, tending the cash register, and fielding questions from visitors. Other projects may arise depending on the intern’s skills and interests.

Contact: Hana van der Steur, hana@mjt.org; 310-836-6131.

The Museum of Jurassic Technology in Los Angeles, California is an educational institution dedicated to the advancement of knowledge and the public appreciation of the Lower Jurassic.

Website: www.mjt.org
Yes

Museum of Latin American Art

Long Beach

Collections Internship

The Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA) is seeking a Collections Intern to assist the Collections Department under the supervision of the MOLAA Curator of Collections. MOLAA seeks dedicated applicants who will benefit from hands on collections-related tasks and seek to explore museum work through direct involvement with organization of a permanent collection, collections database implementation and plans for a new way to house the collection.

Contact: Melinda Lim, HR Specialist, mlim@molaa.org; 562-216-4130.

The Museum of Latin American art (MOLAA) is the only museum in the United States dedicated to modern and contemporary Latin American art. Over the past 17 years MOLAA has made significant contributions to the national art scene, distinguishing itself through compelling exhibitions, outstanding educational programs, and exciting cultural events. Our expanding permanent collection includes work by important modern Latin American masters as well as emerging contemporary artists, making MOLAA the place to see the latest trends in artistic expression from Mexico, Central and South America, and the Spanish-speaking Caribbean.

Website: www.molaa.org
Yes

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles

Los Angeles

Exhibition Development Internship

The intern will assist with content development for exhibitions opening in Fall 2018 (The Anthropocene: Where art and science intersect), a Hollywood costume installation, and early concept work for an exhibition on the ocean. The intern will work with the Exhibition Developer to research exhibition content, conduct searches in collections for appropriate objects and specimens by utilizing the Museum database program (KEMu). The intern will also conduct image research and collaborate with designers on exhibition layouts.

Contact: Gretchen Baker, gbaker@nhm.org, 213-763-3469.

The Natural History Family of Museums, which encompasses the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County (NHMLA), the La Brea Tar Pits and Museum in the Miracle Mile district of Los Angeles, and the William S. Hart Ranch and Museum in Newhall, operate under the collective mission to inspire wonder, discovery, and responsibility for our natural and cultural worlds. Recently named by USA Today as one of the top ten Best Museums for Families in the nation, the Natural History Family of Museums welcomed 1.26 million visitors over the last year to experience timely and relevant exhibitions and a full slate of youth and adult programming. The Museums have proven to be an invaluable educational resources to the second largest school district in the United States, welcoming over 200,000 students and teachers every year with grade-specific programming that is compliant in Common Core and Next Generation Science Standards.

Website: nhm.org/site
Yes

Otis College of Art and Design, Ben Maltz Gallery

Los Angeles

Gallery Internship

This internship provides an opportunity to support exhibitions celebrating the Otis College of Art and Design Centennial at the Ben Maltz Gallery, which showcases regional, national, and international established and emerging artists, connecting their work to the Otis College community and the public at large through exhibitions, programming, and publications.

Contact: Kathy Macpherson, kmacpherson@otis.edu; 310-665-6909.

The Ben Maltz Gallery supports the artistic/cultural production of creative professionals and connects their work to the Otis community and the public at large through exhibitions, presentations, and publications. The Gallery—equal parts public forum, classroom, and laboratory—is an active academic partner on and off campus. Its expansive curatorial initiatives provide direct experience with artists/designers/curators/scholars and their work within an environment that fosters conversation, curiosity, visual literacy, critical thinking, individuality, collaboration, and social responsibility.

Website: www.otis.edu/ben-maltz-gallery
Yes

Otis College of Art and Design, Millard Sheets Library

Los Angeles

Library Internship

This internship provides an opportunity to support archival projects related to the Otis College of Art and Design Centennial through the Millard Sheets Library, a relaxed atmosphere where creative students meet, study, browse, and find inspiration. Librarians have built a collection that supports the students and the curriculum and includes 40,000 books, 130,000 electronic books, online databases with millions of articles, and special collections that include 3,000 artists’ books.

Contact: Heather Cleary, hcleary@otis.edu; 310-665-6926.

Website: www.otis.edu/library
Yes

P.S. ARTS

Los Angeles

Education and Media Internship

The P.S. ARTS Education & Media internship provides hands-on experience working with a leading arts education nonprofit in the areas of school-based arts programming and community engagement. Interested applicants should have a strong background in the visual arts, as well as an interest in education programming, non-profit administration, and working with diverse and under-resourced communities. The ideal applicant should be highly motivated, self-directed, and have strong organizational skills. Proficiency with Mac operating systems is preferable. There are video editing and graphic design components to the internship, so some knowledge and familiarity of iMovie and InDesign are preferred, but not necessary.

Contact: Gabriela Hernandez, gabriela.hernandez@psarts.org; 310-586-1017.

P.S. ARTS is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of children by bringing arts education to underserved public schools and communities.

Website: www.psarts.org
Yes

Pasadena Heritage

Pasadena

Education Internship

Pasadena Heritage is looking for an Education Intern to assist with our many and varied public programs. The intern will work closely with the Education Director who will provide training and direction. The intern will have strong writing, speaking, and organizational skills. They will participate in our summer programs, prepare for the fall events, and assist with office and clerical needs including data entry. The intern will be available some weekends and evenings for meetings and special events. Students who are interested in an internship with us should review our website prior to applying.

Contact: Send a cover letter and resume to Patty Judy at pjudy@pasadenaheritage.org. For more information about the internship opportunity, please call 626-441-6333 x 18.

Pasadena Heritage is one of the oldest historic preservation groups in Southern California and the second largest in the state. With more than 2,000 members, it is also one of the City of Pasadena's largest membership organizations. The mission of Pasadena Heritage is to identify, preserve and protect the historic, architectural, and cultural resources of the City of Pasadena through advocacy, education, and oral histories.

Website: www.pasadenaheritage.org
Yes

Pasadena Museum of California Art

Pasadena

PMCA Exhibition, Education and Engagement Internship

Reporting to the Director of Exhibitions and the Education & Engagement Coordinator, the intern will learn about the essential components involved in managing an exhibition and developing related educational programming, as well as connecting audiences to the institution through visitor engagement data to create offerings for a fulfilling museum experiences, accessible for all demographics. The intern's duties and responsibilities will involve participation in the various stages of exhibition and program development for multiple upcoming exhibitions. The position will also entail the development and execution of engagement initiatives, which will steward a better understanding of California art among the Museum’s current and potential audiences. Responsibilities will include assistance in planning and executing educational programs, tours, and supplemental materials, as well as outreach strategies to fund and promote these offerings through print and digital media. Additional efforts will aid in fostering community partnerships with other public and private cultural and educational institutions, businesses and neighbors to better promote the museum's mission.

Contact: Please consult the Museum’s website, pmcaonline.org, to view the application materials and requirements.

The Pasadena Museum of California Art (PMCA) is dedicated to the exhibition of California art, architecture, and design from 1850 to the present. Informed by the state's rich mixture of cultures and inspired by its impressive geography, California art has long been defined by a spirit of freedom and experimentation. PMCA exhibitions and educational programs explore the cultural dynamics and influences unique to California that have shaped and defined art in all media.

Website: www.pmcaonline.org
Yes

Pepperdine University

Malibu

Curatorial Internship

An intern will work directly under the museum director/curator and will be involved in all aspects of creating and promoting an art exhibition. The intern will assist in researching two upcoming exhibitions, one of California artist Richard Diebenkorn, and the other on 19th c. sculptor Rodin. There will be opportunities to lead public tours, assist in social media campaigns, and engage in other educational and administrative activities.

Contact: Submit resume, cover letter, and a 1-3 page writing sample to Monica Chapon, Arts Education Coordinator, monica.chapon@pepperdine.edu; 310-506-4766.

Since its founding in 1992, the Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art at Pepperdine University has presented a series of changing exhibitions of modern and contemporary art, with a special emphasis on the art of California. Previous schedules have focused on one-person exhibitions of seminal artists such as Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, Dale Chihuly, and Wayne Thiebaud. Programming follows the founder's belief that art should be visually engaging as well as thought provoking, and that art addresses the entire person.

Website: arts.pepperdine.edu/museum/
Yes

Petersen Automotive Museum Foundation

Los Angeles

Education Internship

The Education Intern at the Petersen Automotive Museum will learn about automotive history and design and use that knowledge to help enhance our visitors’ experience by providing valuable interpretation of and a deeper connection to the content presented in the exhibits. Specifically, the Education Intern will be focus on our young audiences and facilitate learning in our family gallery, the Cars Mechanical Institute, and work with the Education Team to create teacher resources for visiting schools.

Contact: Jason Hartwig, jhartwig@petersen.org; 323-964-6358.

The Petersen Automotive Museum is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to explore and present the history of the automobile and its impact on global life and culture, using Los Angeles as the prime example. Since its recent renovation, the Petersen has broadened its educational programs through school tour programs, a public talk series, and interactive workshops.

Website: https://www.petersen.org/
Yes

Plaza de la Raza, Inc.

Los Angeles

School for the Performing and Visual Arts Internship

The intern will assist the school staff with classroom setups, organizing art supplies, support the school exhibition of student art at the end of the summer, and support staff in organizing recitals and performances.

Contact: Maria Jimenez Torres, Executive Director, accounting@plazadelaraza.org

Founded in 1970, for the past 47 years Plaza De La Raza Cultural Center for the Arts and Education has provided year round arts education programs, and has also served as a community arts center, presenting the finest in Latino culture programming in a variety of disciplines. In 2020 Plaza will celebrate 50 years of service, making it the longest operating Latino arts center in the country. Plazas’ mission is to foster enrichment of all cultures bridging the geographic, social, artistic, and cultural boundaries of Los Angeles, and beyond.

Website: www.plazadelaraza.org
Yes

Pomona College

Claremont

Curatorial Programming Internship

The internship will specifically focus on assisting the Academic Curator in developing robust programming that broadens awareness and impact of the arts as an interdisciplinary tool. The intern’s responsibilities will include working with the Academic Curator and the curatorial staff in a variety of tasks related to building relationships with artists, activators and disruptors across the country and integrating their practices with the museum’s upcoming exhibitions and permanent collection.

Contact: Jill Moniz, Academic Curator, jill.moniz@pomona.edu.

The Pomona College Museum of Art aspires to be a vital force in the intellectual, pedagogical, and communal life of Pomona College and the surrounding community. The Museum seeks to create a challenging environment for the visual arts, one that fosters creativity, supports both focused discipline-based study and interdisciplinary study, and inspires new ideas, research, discourse, and critical thinking.

Website: www.pomona.edu/museum
Yes

Rancho Los Cerritos Foundation

Long Beach

Curatorial Internship

The Curatorial Intern will work with our Curator on creating, designing and installing changing museum exhibits at Rancho Los Cerritos Historic Site. The intern will spend the summer actively learning about museum curation and exhibit design. This includes the multiple stages of exhibit development, historical and contextual research related to objects, collections care and maintenance, and basic skills for museum collections management software.

Contact Name: Alison Bruesehoff, alisonb@rancholoscerrito.org; 562-206-2040.

The Rancho Los Cerritos Foundation provides support for preservation and educational enhancements at Rancho Los Cerritos Historic Site, an 1844 two-story adobe on 4.7 acres of landscaped grounds in Long Beach. The museum focuses on the interpretation of rural life styles and economic development in Southern California between the 1840s and 1940s, and offers guided tours of house and gardens, youth and educational programs, living history tours and special events throughout the year. There is also a California History Research Library on the site, which includes archives and special collection.

Website: www.rancholoscerritos.org
Yes

Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden

Claremont

Exhibits Internship

The Exhibits Intern will aid in the development of Origami in the Garden, Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden’s largest art exhibition in its nearly 100-year history. This exhibition, produced by artists Kevin and Jennifer Box, will feature 16 site-specific installations throughout the Garden, a concurrent Unfolded gallery exhibit and themed programming that will utilize origami to explore intersections between art, nature and science. The Exhibits Intern will assist with the design, interpretation and administration of this blockbuster show.

Within the duration of the internship, the intern will work closely on several ongoing and upcoming shows - gaining valuable insights and practice along all steps of an exhibition’s lifespan - from conceptualization to evaluation. In addition to Origami in the Garden, the Exhibits Intern will assist with two gallery shows featuring the work of contemporary artists engaged with environmental themes and California native plants, as well as the exhibits of the California Butterfly Pavilion.

Contact: For inquiries or to send your cover letter and resume, contact David Bryant, dbryant@rsabg.org; 909-625-8767, ext. 260.

Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden (RSABG) is a private, non-profit, research and educational institution with extensive library, herbarium, and laboratory facilities. The 86-acre garden displays extensive plantings of native California plants, providing for the public's enrichment and enjoyment as well as for conservation of our endangered flora. Via educational programming at all levels, pre-K through graduate education to retirees, RSABG works to enhance appreciation California's remarkable native plants.

Website: www.rsabg.org
Yes

Ryman Arts

Los Angeles

Program Internship

Ryman Arts is seeking an intern to support our programming in college and career preparation, as well as student artwork exhibitions. Ryman Arts has been expanding college and career preparation classes and workshops to year-round offerings, for both current students and alumni. In addition, we offer our students the opportunity for an annual exhibition of artwork and have an ongoing, year-round exhibition of the permanent collection of Ryman Arts student work that will need to be curated this summer. The Program Intern will work with the Education Manager and the rest of the staff to research, promote and facilitate college and career programming, and curate and hang exhibitions of student artwork. This internship will provide the opportunity for an individual to be fully immersed in the environment of a non-profit organization, develop relationships with Ryman Arts constituents and other community organizations, and gain community-building and event coordination skills.

Contact: Rebecca Tuynman, rtuynman@ryman.org.

Ryman Arts teaches classical drawing and painting to talented and motivated high school students as a bridge to a lifetime that expresses and appreciates the arts. From a single drawing class for 12 students in 1990, Ryman Arts has grown to 36 classes for 500 students annually. We offer intensive out-of-school studio art instruction, college and career counseling, art supplies, and support services—all at no cost to the student.

Website: www.rymanarts.org
Yes

Ryman Arts

Los Angeles

Archive and Collection Internship

Ryman Arts is seeking an intern to support an ongoing project to preserve and organize the archives and collection of art by Herbert D. Ryman, ultimately making the collection more accessible to curators and historians. The intern will assist in organizing, preserving and researching historic records, artifacts, photographs, original artwork, and related information from the archives of artist Herbert D. Ryman, a mid-century American fine artist and Disney designer. Ryman had a long career as a painter, exhibiting widely in New York and California, and was also a legendary designer who worked for Walt Disney and at other studios from the 1930s until his death in 1989. Ryman Arts owns a collection of art and the related personal files of Herbert D. Ryman.

Contact: Diane Brigham, dbrigham@ryman.org.

Ryman Arts teaches classical drawing and painting to talented and motivated high school students as a bridge to a lifetime that expresses and appreciates the arts. From a single drawing class for 12 students in 1990, Ryman Arts has grown to 36 classes for 500 students annually. We offer intensive out-of-school studio art instruction, college and career counseling, art supplies, and support services—all at no cost to the student.

Website: www.rymanarts.org
Yes

Santa Cecilia Opera and Orchestra Association

Los Angeles

Visual Arts Instructor Internship

The Santa Cecilia Internship for a Visual Arts Instructor will offer the successful candidate the opportunity to apply his/her educational and professional experience to the development and implementation of the visual arts program in the Summer Arts Camp at the Santa Cecilia Arts & Learning Center in Los Angeles, California. The Intern will work closely with the Center director – a ground-breaking conductor and innovator of arts programs – to plan, implement and evaluate the visual arts program at the camp; s/he will also teach in the program. The position is designed to guide the intern in attaining important skills and knowledge in planning, teaching and administering a visual arts program.

Contact: Sonia Marie De Leon, Director, scorchestra@gmail.com; 323-259-3011.

For more than two decades, Santa Cecilia Orchestra has been providing exceptional performances and education programs that are both affordable and accessible to communities throughout Los Angeles. They’ve touched the lives of more than 190,000 children and youth and welcomed thousands of families to their concerts. At the Santa Cecilia Arts and Learning Center, they are expanding their current programs and building new ones, strengthening their connections and commitment to the many communities they serve, and offering a refuge where young people are encouraged and nurtured as they learn to navigate conflicts without violence and where they grow their skills as musicians.

Website: scorchestra.org/santa-cecilia-arts-learning-center
Yes

Scripps College, Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery

Claremont

Curatorial Internship

The Curatorial Intern will assist with two projects. First, the intern will assist in producing the catalog for the 75th Ceramic Annual, the longest-running exhibition of contemporary ceramics in the U.S. The intern will research and write about works in the exhibition, draft a press release, compile artist profiles, secure images, and help install works. Secondly, the intern will assist in the installation of an exhibition by leading Los Angeles sculptor John Mason. These two distinct projects will provide the student with a comprehensive view of the curatorial process.

Contacts: Mary MacNaughton at mmacnaug@scrippscollege.edu and John Trendler at jtrendler@scrippscollege.edu. Phone: 909-607-3397.

The Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery, of Scripps College, is the steward of the Scripps art collection, which contains the prestigious Marer Collection of Ceramics. In addition, the collection holds numerous important works of photography, American impressionism, Asian art, and African-American art. The gallery presents four to five exhibitions of works annually.

Website: rcwg.scrippscollege.edu/internships
Yes

Scripps College, Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery

Claremont

Collection/Conservation Internship

The Collection/Conservation Intern will work on several projects, including: 1) analyze the condition and create reports on the 109 photographic works in the Strauss-Tomback gift of 2017, and on over two hundred of the Dody Weston Thompson photographs; 2) learn the formal accessioning process; 3) learn to use Embark system to record the condition of works; 4) update photography reports; 5) update the inventory of fine western prints and works on campus. 6) help to write publicity for the upcoming roster of exhibitions for the 2018–19 academic year.

The intern additionally will assist an objects conservator in cleaning and waxing bronze sculptures on campus and cleaning a large plaster relief sculpture. That project includes writing detailed condition reports of works and digitally photographing them, all under the direction of a professional conservator. Lastly, the intern will assist with photographing and researching new acquisitions for incorporation into the online catalog.

Contacts: Mary MacNaughton at mmacnaug@scrippscollege.edu and John Trendler at jtrendler@scrippscollege.edu. Phone: 909-607-3397.

The Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery, of Scripps College, is the steward of the Scripps art collection, which contains the prestigious Marer Collection of Ceramics. In addition, the collection holds numerous important works of photography, American impressionism, Asian art, and African-American art. The gallery presents four to five exhibitions of works annually.

Website: rcwg.scrippscollege.edu/internships
Yes

Scripps College, Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery

Claremont

Visual Resources Internship

The Visual Resources Intern will help continue the digitization of slides into the online database of visual arts resources used for teaching at Scripps and in the Joint Art History Program at the Claremont Colleges. The intern, who will be trained in the Embark system by Visual Resources Curator John Trendler, will photograph, scan, and optimize images as well as assist with social media for the gallery.

Contacts: Mary MacNaughton at mmacnaug@scrippscollege.edu and John Trendler at jtrendler@scrippscollege.edu. Phone: 909-607-3397.

The Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery, of Scripps College, is the steward of the Scripps art collection, which contains the prestigious Marer Collection of Ceramics. In addition, the collection holds numerous important works of photography, American impressionism, Asian art, and African-American art. The gallery presents four to five exhibitions of works annually.

Website: rcwg.scrippscollege.edu/internships
Yes

Self-Help Graphics and Arts

Los Angeles

Communications Internship

Self Help Graphics & Art is seeking qualified undergraduate students for its Communications Internship position, which will assist with day-to-day communications and outreach. The communications intern will assist in carefully crafting messaging regarding cultural events, educational workshops and exhibitions for our 2018 program. In 2018 we will celebrate our 45th Día de los Muertos event, showcase our 45th Anniversary exhibition and season of programs in partnership with Cal State University Los Angeles and host our annual print fair. The goal of the internship will be to assist SHG with connecting audiences to the institution through marketing and public relations via our website and social media platforms.

The Communications Intern will assist in the development of a campaign that crafts messaging around our cultural events, exhibitions, artists and community members actively working with the organization. The Intern will also create press releases, summaries and slogans for our upcoming 45th Anniversary exhibition, 45th Día de los Muertos celebration / exhibition, and assist in promoting and organizing the Annual Print Fair. Communications will be shared with our community online via our website and our social media platforms.

Contact: Joel Garcia, Director of Programs & Operations, joel.garcia@selfhelpgraphics.com.

Self Help Graphics & Art drives the creation of new work by Latino and Chicano artists through fine art printmaking and multiple visual art forms. We represent the front line of artistic production in the Latino community of Los Angeles and beyond.

Website: www.selfhelpgraphics.com
Yes

Self-Help Graphics and Arts, Inc.

Los Angeles

Documentation and Archives Internship

Self Help Graphics & Art is seeking qualified undergraduate students for its Documentation and Archives Internship position. The position will assist in developing and organizing Self Help Graphics & Art's (SHG) print inventory and in researching and curating our 45th Annual exhibition, the 45th Annual Día de los Muertos celebration / exhibition and the Annual Print Fair. The goal of the internship will be to assist SHG with documenting and archiving print inventory, art works or ephemera we may receive on loan for the exhibitions, in addition to managing and cataloguing images on our database. The intern will also gain experience in the proper handling of prints and curation of print sales.

Contact: Joel Garcia, Director of Programs & Operations, joel.garcia@selfhelpgraphics.com.

Self Help Graphics & Art drives the creation of new work by Latino and Chicano artists through fine art printmaking and multiple visual art forms. We represent the front line of artistic production in the Latino community of Los Angeles and beyond.

Website: www.selfhelpgraphics.com
Yes

Skirball Cultural Center

Los Angeles

Curatorial Internship

Upcoming activities include exhibitions on Leonard Bernstein, Jim Henson, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, and Rudi Gernreich; the Skirball's annual Sunset Concerts and Family Amphitheater Performances series; our annual Puppet Festival, Harvest Festival, and Hanukkah Festival; talks by featured speakers Alfre Woodard, Andrew Young, and Nell Scovell; performances by Book of J and Ananya Dance Theater; and ongoing Family Art Studio and archaeological dig site activities for children and their families.

Contact: Cate Thurston, Associate Curator, cthurston@skirball.org; 310-440-4618.

The Skirball Cultural Center is a place of meeting guided by the Jewish tradition of welcoming the stranger and inspired by the American democratic ideals of freedom and equality. We welcome people of all communities and generations to participate in cultural experiences that celebrate discovery and hope, foster human connections, and call upon us to help build a more just society. Open to the public since 1996, the Skirball achieves its mission through the presentation of exhibitions and public programs that explore the visual, performing, literary, and media arts; through school, teacher, and adult education programs; through an interactive family destination inspired by the Noah’s Ark story; through the display and interpretation of its permanent collection; and through outreach to the community.

Website: www.skirball.org/about/employment
Yes

Skirball Cultural Center

Los Angeles

Communications and Marketing Internship

Upcoming activities include exhibitions on Leonard Bernstein, Jim Henson, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, and Rudi Gernreich; the Skirball's annual Sunset Concerts and Family Amphitheater Performances series; our annual Puppet Festival, Harvest Festival, and Hanukkah Festival; talks by featured speakers Alfre Woodard, Andrew Young, and Nell Scovell; performances by Book of J and Ananya Dance Theater; and ongoing Family Art Studio and archaeological dig site activities for children and their families.

Contact: Sara Marino, Senior Marketing Associate, smarino@skirball.org; 310-440-4656.

The Skirball Cultural Center is a place of meeting guided by the Jewish tradition of welcoming the stranger and inspired by the American democratic ideals of freedom and equality. We welcome people of all communities and generations to participate in cultural experiences that celebrate discovery and hope, foster human connections, and call upon us to help build a more just society. Open to the public since 1996, the Skirball achieves its mission through the presentation of exhibitions and public programs that explore the visual, performing, literary, and media arts; through school, teacher, and adult education programs; through an interactive family destination inspired by the Noah’s Ark story; through the display and interpretation of its permanent collection; and through outreach to the community.

Website: www.skirball.org/about/employment
Yes

Skirball Cultural Center

Los Angeles

Education Internship

Upcoming activities include exhibitions on Leonard Bernstein, Jim Henson, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, and Rudi Gernreich; the Skirball's annual Sunset Concerts and Family Amphitheater Performances series; our annual Puppet Festival, Harvest Festival, and Hanukkah Festival; talks by featured speakers Alfre Woodard, Andrew Young, and Nell Scovell; performances by Book of J and Ananya Dance Theater; and ongoing Family Art Studio and archaeological dig site activities for children and their families.

Contact: Heidi Hilliker, Manager of Family Programs, hhilliker@skirball.org; 310-440-4679.

The Skirball Cultural Center is a place of meeting guided by the Jewish tradition of welcoming the stranger and inspired by the American democratic ideals of freedom and equality. We welcome people of all communities and generations to participate in cultural experiences that celebrate discovery and hope, foster human connections, and call upon us to help build a more just society. Open to the public since 1996, the Skirball achieves its mission through the presentation of exhibitions and public programs that explore the visual, performing, literary, and media arts; through school, teacher, and adult education programs; through an interactive family destination inspired by the Noah’s Ark story; through the display and interpretation of its permanent collection; and through outreach to the community.

Website: www.skirball.org/about/employment
Yes

Social and Public Art Resource Center (SPARC)

Venice

Public Arts Administration Assistant

The Public Arts Administration Assistant position will offer the candidate valuable insight on how a community-based public art organization, like SPARC, works to produce, preserve and present public art works and community-based public art programming. The position will focus on administrative needs such as marketing, development, and public relations.

Contact: Pablo Simental, SPARC Operations and Marketing Coordinator, pablo@SPARCinLA.org; 310-822-9560, ext 110.

Founded in 1976, SPARC's intent is to examine what we choose to memorialize through public art, to devise and innovate excellent art pieces and to provide empowerment through participatory processes to communities excluded from civic debate; our works are collaborations between artists and communities, resulting in art that examines the most critical social and political issues of our time. SPARC is now accepting applications for two summer GettyFoundation internships: Public Arts Administration Assistant and a Digital Mural Lab Assistant.

Website: www.SPARCinLA.org
Yes

St. Elmo Village

Los Angeles

LIVE-TEACH-WORK Internship

St. Elmo Village's LIVE-TEACH-WORK internship will introduce students yo the day to day work that is done as a small nonprofit organization. The intern will have the opportunity to be a part of this organization on a hands on basis. Working with the founder, Roderick Sykes and the administrative director, Jacqueline Alexander-Sykes with all that happens on a daily basis.

Contact: Jacqueline Alexander-Sykes, stelmovillage@eathlink.net; 323-931-3409.

St. Elmo Village is a place where creativity, education, life skills, community and the environment are nurtured, developed and supported through the Art of Living.

Website: www.stelmovillage.org
Yes

The Broad

Los Angeles

Curatorial Internship

The Curatorial Intern works closely with the Associate Curator and Assistant Curator to develop and execute exhibitions and diverse public programming that makes the Broad collection of contemporary art accessible to the widest possible audience. The intern will conduct art historical research for upcoming exhibitions, support ongoing Permanent Collection curatorial projects, and gain experience with The Broad’s collections database.

Contact: thebroad.org/employment

The Broad is a new contemporary art museum founded by philanthropists Eli and Edythe Broad on Grand Avenue in downtown Los Angeles which opened in September of 2015. The museum is designed by Diller Scofidio + Renfro in collaboration with Gensler and offers free general admission. The museum is home to the 2,000 works of art in the Broad collection, which is among the most prominent holdings of postwar and contemporary art worldwide, and has launched an active program of rotating temporary exhibitions and innovative audience engagement. The 120,000-square-foot, $140-million building features two floors of gallery space and is the headquarters of The Broad Art Foundation’s worldwide lending library, which has actively loaned collection works to museums around the world since 1984. In its inaugural year, The Broad museum far exceeded attendance projections, welcoming over 820,000 visitors.

Website: thebroad.org/employment
Yes

The Broad

Los Angeles

Marketing and Communications Internship

The Marketing and Communications Intern works closely with the Director of Marketing and Communications and Marketing and Social Media Manager to develop and implement innovative marketing strategies that effectively attract and retain a diverse and large audience for The Broad. Tasks include assisting with marketing outreach for programs, assisting with updates to the website, email communications and social media, and assisting with media lists, facilitating press inquiries and escorting media.

Contact: thebroad.org/employment

The Broad is a new contemporary art museum founded by philanthropists Eli and Edythe Broad on Grand Avenue in downtown Los Angeles which opened in September of 2015. The museum is designed by Diller Scofidio + Renfro in collaboration with Gensler and offers free general admission. The museum is home to the 2,000 works of art in the Broad collection, which is among the most prominent holdings of postwar and contemporary art worldwide, and has launched an active program of rotating temporary exhibitions and innovative audience engagement. The 120,000-square-foot, $140-million building features two floors of gallery space and is the headquarters of The Broad Art Foundation’s worldwide lending library, which has actively loaned collection works to museums around the world since 1984. In its inaugural year, The Broad museum far exceeded attendance projections, welcoming over 820,000 visitors.

Website: thebroad.org/employment
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The Hammer Museum

Los Angeles

Academic Programs and Communications Internship

The intern will provide an undergraduate student with a comprehensive overview of the museum's educational programming and social media initiatives. The internship will have a two-part focus, working with the Academic Programs and Communications departments on a full-time basis for ten weeks. In addition to working in the Academic Programs and Communications departments, the intern will meet with key staff from other museum departments to gain a broader perspective on professional duties and possible careers within an arts-oriented cultural organization. Successful candidates will have excellent written and oral communication skills, experience working with children or families, familiarity with social media platforms, and an interest in contemporary art.

Contact: To apply please send a resume and cover letter to Arielle Feldman, Digital Communications Manager, at afeldman@hammer.ucla.edu by May 1, 2018.

The Hammer Museum is a contemporary visual arts museum located in the heart of Westwood. The Museum's eclectic and diverse exhibitions feature cutting edge emerging artists as well as historically significant masters. The Hammer is a vibrant community venue, with free public programs held on more nights than not: the courtyard is often full of people waiting to view a film screening, listen to a Pulitzer Prize-winning author, listen to a scholarly conversation, or watch performance art.

Website: www.hammer.ucla.edu
Yes

The Hammer Museum

Los Angeles

Curatorial Internship

The Hammer Museum’s curatorial department oversees a rotating schedule of temporary exhibitions as well as five different collections located at the Hammer Museum and on the UCLA campus. The intern selected for this position will be introduced to basic museum information standards and procedures and also gain first-hand experience corresponding with artists and galleries. This year’s intern will be working closely with curators on the development of the Hammer Museum Biennial, Made in L.A. 2018, assisting with public programming and day-to-day tasks. The intern will also be working closely with curators on the development of the upcoming fall exhibition, Adrian Piper: Concepts and Intuitions, 1965-2016 assisting with data entry and scheduling public programming. Successful candidates will have excellent written and oral communication skills, an interest in contemporary art, and experience with detailed research projects.

Contact: To apply please send a resume and cover letter to resumes@hammer.ucla.edu by May 1, 2018.

The Hammer Museum is a contemporary visual arts museum located in the heart of Westwood. The Museum's eclectic and diverse exhibitions feature cutting edge emerging artists as well as historically significant masters. The Hammer is a vibrant community venue, with free public programs held on more nights than not: the courtyard is often full of people waiting to view a film screening, listen to a Pulitzer Prize-winning author, listen to a scholarly conversation, or watch performance art.

Website: www.hammer.ucla.edu
Yes

The Vincent Price Art Museum

Monterey Park

Curatorial, Conservation, and Exhibition Preparation Internship

The intern will focus on Curatorial, Conservation, and Exhibition Preparation in the Vincent Price Art Museum.

Contact: Victor Parra, parrav@elac.edu; 323-415-5398.

For over 50 years, the Vincent Price Art Museum, on the campus of East Los Angeles College, has been serving the community by presenting world-class art exhibitions and unique hand-on educational resources. The museum's collection contains more than 9000 pieces.

Website: vincentpriceartmuseum.org
Yes

The Vincent Price Art Museum

Monterey Park

Development and Education Programming Internship

The intern will focus on Development and Education Programming in the Vincent Price Art Museum.

Contact: Victor Parra, parrav@elac.edu; 323-415-5398.

For over 50 years, the Vincent Price Art Museum, on the campus of East Los Angeles College, has been serving the community by presenting world-class art exhibitions and unique hand-on educational resources. The museum's collection contains more than 9000 pieces.

Website: vincentpriceartmuseum.org
Yes

Turnaround Arts California

Los Angeles

Program Research Intern

Reporting to the Director of Program and Strategy, the Program Research Intern will support staff in web research identifying key arts opportunities across California that would allow participating schools to deepen the use of the arts at their school. Opportunities may include city/county initiatives, community arts partners, field trip opportunities, performance/exhibition venues, and professional development providers. The Program Research Intern will assist with data collection/analysis and literature/policy review for program evaluation and refinement.

Contact: Submit resume, cover letter, and a list of two references to hr@turnaroundartsca.org by April 30; 310-482-3131.

Co-founded in 2014 by renowned architect Frank Gehry and arts education advocate Malissa Shriver, Turnaround Arts: California is a nonprofit organization that administers the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts’ Turnaround Arts program statewide to engage, empower, and transform the state’s highest-need school communities through the arts. Together with national and local partners that strengthen the impact of our work, we aim to build teacher and principal capacity to leverage the arts strategically for whole school change while raising visibility of arts-fueled school and student success.

Website: turnaroundartsca.org/careers
Yes

UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center

Los Angeles

Research and Preservation Internship

The Preservation and Research Internship will introduce the intern to all aspects of physical archival processing, digital archival processing, and metadata creation.

Contact: Xaviera Flores, xflores@chicano.ucla.edu; 310-206-6052.

The Chicano Studies Research Center is an organized research entity at the University of California, Los Angeles. It includes a library/archive, academic press, public programs (including exhibitions), and a research program focused on four areas: the arts, education, immigration, and the media.

Website: www.chicano.ucla.edu
Yes

USC Pacific Asia Museum

Pasadena

Curatorial and Collections Intern

The Collections and Curatorial Management Intern will learn about the museum’s mission, collections, and organizational systems. The intern will have practical and theoretical training in museum work and gain understanding of the role of the museum in society. The intern will work closely with a member of the museum staff through work experiences that are substantive, full-time, enriching and hands-on. The intern will receive training on art handling techniques and the skills needed to perform daily tasks in the department related to the permanent collection and permanent galleries, temporary exhibitions, incoming and outgoing loans and any ongoing departmental projects.

Contact: Annie Lee, Registrar, annie.lee@pam.usc.edu; 626-449-2742.

The mission of USC Pacific Asia Museum is to further intercultural understanding through the arts of Asia and the Pacific Islands. Founded in 1971, USC Pacific Asia Museum is the only museum in Southern California, and one of only four museums in the entire United States, dedicated exclusively to pan-Asian and Pacific Island art and culture.

Website: pacificasiamuseum.usc.edu
Yes

USC Pacific Asia Museum

Pasadena

Digital Marketing and Communications Intern

The Digital Marketing and Communications Intern will learn about the museum's mission, collections, exhibitions, and public programs through practical and theoretical training while assisting the museum's marketing, communications and social media outreach. The intern will work closely with a member of the museum staff through experiences that are substantive, full-time, enriching and hands-on. The intern will participate in communications campaigns promoting the museum's recent reopening, and upcoming special exhibitions and public programs.

contact: Nathalia Morales-Evanks, Head of Communications and Marketing, nathalia.morales@pam.usc.edu; 626-449-2742.

The mission of USC Pacific Asia Museum is to further intercultural understanding through the arts of Asia and the Pacific Islands. Founded in 1971, USC Pacific Asia Museum is the only museum in Southern California, and one of only four museums in the entire United States, dedicated exclusively to pan-Asian and Pacific Island art and culture.

Website: pacificasiamuseum.usc.edu
Yes

Velaslavasay Panorama

Los Angeles

Curatorial Internship

To assist in the creation of new immersive exhibits and elements on view to the public at the Velaslavasay Panorama, with a focus on material entertainments and unusual visual phenomena. This work may include digital media work, neighborhood outreach, events planning, video and photography documentation, video editing, research activities, technical writing, and more. At the Velaslavasay Panorama, interns work closely with the curators to create works of art, install the works of others, document these processes, and sustain the day-to-day activities of a small arts non-profit.

Contact: Ruby Carlson, vp@panoramaonview.org; 213-746-2166.

Drawing on the illustrious history of the Grant Panorama Paintings and myriad entertainments and traditions popular before the invention of cinema, The Velaslavasay Panorama is an exhibition hall, theatre and garden dedicated to the production and presentation of unusual visual experiences on themes of landscape immersion and illusion.

Website: www.panoramaonview.org
Yes

Venice Arts

Venice

Curatorial: Public Programs Internship

The Public Programs Intern will gain experience in all aspects of coordinating and implementing exhibitions and public programs focused on contemporary photography, documentary film, and new media. The intern’s primary project will be coordinating a solo exhibition of new work by photographer Dotan Saguy, Venice Beach: The Last Days of a Bohemian Paradise. Opening in August 2018, the exhibition corresponds with the publication of a monograph by the same name from the German photo book publisher Kehrer Verlag. In this series, Saguy captures the endangered culture of Venice Beach through meticulously composed and compassionately captured black-and-white photographs. The intern will assist the Associate Director/ Gallery & Public Programs Director with all aspects of producing the exhibition and surrounding programs, including curating, producing written materials and signage, developing complementary public programs and screenings, and implementing marketing. In addition to the primary exhibition, the Public Programs Intern will also work closely with the Associate Director on planning, curation, and design of our 25th Anniversary Exhibition and publication, to be launched in the fall.

Contact: Elysa Voshell, Associate Director/Gallery & Public Programs Director, elysa@venicearts.org; 310-392-0846.

Venice Arts' mission is to ignite youths' imagination, mentor their creativity, and expand their sense of possibility through high quality, accessible media-based arts education programs. Venice Arts also serves as a catalyst for people of all ages, living in low-income or underrepresented communities, to create and share personal and community stories through photography, film, and multi-media.

Website: www.venicearts.org
Yes

Venice Arts

Venice

Photography & Film Archival Internship

The Photography & Film Archival Intern will gain experience in preserving, updating and archiving Venice Arts’ photographic body of work and documenting classroom activities to add to the Venice Arts’ online library of educational materials. The intern will gain first-hand experience in curatorial, archival, and educational aspects of a community-based arts non-profit. The intern’s primary project will be organizing and editing photographic and film materials from our historical archive in preparation for our 26th Anniversary Exhibition and Gala. Additionally, the intern will be creating galleries and migrating them from our current website to our newly designed website.

Contact: Issa Sharp, Director of Education / Lead Photographer, issa@venice-arts.org; 310-392-0846.

Venice Arts' mission is to ignite youths' imagination, mentor their creativity, and expand their sense of possibility through high quality, accessible media-based arts education programs. Venice Arts also serves as a catalyst for people of all ages, living in low-income or underrepresented communities, to create and share personal and community stories through photography, film, and multi-media.

Website: www.venicearts.org
Yes

Visual Communications Media

Los Angeles

Exhibitions Program Associate Internship

The Exhibitions Program Associate will be the lead coordinator for the summer session of our VC year-round screening series. The project includes the overall planning of the event, under the supervision of the Director of Exhibitions, which would entail direct participation in the selection of films and videos for the screening, outreach to the community, public relations, logistics and writing program notes for both the show program and the VC website. In addition, the associate would also assist in the final wrap up of the 2018 Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival and assist in planning for Visual Communications' fund development activities.

Contact: Please go to VC's website for instructions on how to apply.

Visual Communications is the nation's first non-profit organization dedicated to accurate portrayals of Asian Americans in media arts. Our mission is to develop, support and promote Asian American filmmakers and media artists who empower communities, challenge perspectives and shape the landscape of visual culture.

Website: www.vconline.org
Yes

William Grant Still Arts Center

Los Angeles

Research and Exhibition Internship

The selected intern will research and work within the archives of the William Grant Still Arts Center to help the Center staff to publish an academic book on the past 35 years of the Black Doll Show. This book would incorporate oral histories, critical essays and writings on Black Dolls, and archival photographs and other forms of documentation. This book would be the first extensive history of the artists involved in Black doll making in Los Angeles. The research will work closely with our lead academic researcher, Yolanda Hester to gather research for a book. This internship is a unique opportunity for a student interested in art history to gain experience in academic and place-based research and documentation.

Contact: Ami Motevalli, Director, ami.motevalli@lacity.org; 323-734-1165.

Founded in 1977, William Grant Still Arts Center is a facility of the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs offering summer camp, creative workshops, music and art classes for adults and youth, an exhibition space, concerts, and places for community meetings and the neighborhood to come together.

Website: https://wgsac.wordpress.com/
Yes

William S. Hart Museum

Santa Clarita

Hart Museum Library Researcher Internship

Contact: Margi Bertram, Administrator, William S. Hart Museum, mbertram@nhm.org, 661-254-4584.

The William S. Hart Museum is the former home of the famed silent film actor and director from the early 1900's. His Spanish Colonial Revival Mansion – now the Museum – exhibits an impressive collection of Western artwork by noted artists Charles M. Russell, Frederic Remington, and Joe de Yong, as well as mementos from early Hollywood, personal furnishings and effects, and artifacts representing multiple Native American cultures. The Museum, located in scenic William S. Hart Park, also includes an historic 1910 Ranch House that exhibits Hart's tack and saddle collection, personal furnishings, and additional Hollywood mementos.

Website: www.hartmuseum.org
Yes

Women's Center for Creative Work

Los Angeles

Programming and Outreach Internship

The Programming and Outreach Intern for Women’s Center for Creative Work will gain the unique opportunity to work at a small, continually emerging organization that works at the nexus of feminism, art, & community. They will receive a thorough understanding of on the ground program production from start to finish, assisting our staff in organizing content, reaching out to varying communities in Elysian Valley and throughout Los Angeles, and working closely with our Summer Artist in Resident. The Programming and Outreach Intern will help us to present programming around our theme, “Control,” where we attempt to name the ways that we negotiate with power and add to the #metoo conversation about consent. Those interested in engaging in this conversation are encouraged to apply.

Contact: Send a cover letter and résumé to Emily Walworth at emily@wccw.us with the title “2018 Getty Intern.” 323-739-8847.

The Women’s Center for Creative Work, or WCCW, is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to cultivate LA’s feminist creative communities and practices. Combining a co-workspace on the LA river in Frogtown, project incubation facilities, residency programs, a rapidly growing network of over 16,000 followers, and a full calendar of artistic and professional development programming, WCCW advocates for feminist-led creative businesses and projects in Los Angeles.

Website: womenscenterforcreativework.com
Yes