Internships

Fall 2015 Internships at ISCP

Call for applications!

International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP) is accepting applications for Fall 2015 in all departments including Curatorial, Administration, Development & Communications, Executive, and Facilities. Internships start in August or September. All internships require a minimum commitment of 16 hours (2 days) per week, and a number of openings require a 3 or 4 day per week commitment.

Internship Description: ISCP interns engage in all aspects of the day-to-day operations of an international not-for-profit arts organization and gain invaluable experience while being introduced to a vast network of international art professionals.  Due to ISCP's small staff, interns play a critical role in the administration of ISCP's overall program. ISCP internships can provide a foundation in a variety of skills, and offer experience and contacts for future careers in the following areas:  curator, artist, bookkeeper, and arts administrator. ISCP is a not-for-profit, residency-based contemporary art center for emerging to mid-career artists and curators from around the world. Founded in 1994, ISCP has hosted over 2,000 artists and curators from more than 62 countries. Please visit www.iscp-nyc.org for more information.

ISCP offers a stipend of $11/day for transportation and lunch. All interns are invited on select monthly Field Trips and public programs including Talks, Exhibitions, and Open Studios.

Qualifications: Excellent written and verbal communication skills, multitasking, team player, Mac proficiency (Word and Excel), basic Creative Suite knowledge a plus, experience with database systems (Salesforce a plus), strong organizational skills, interest in non-profit arts administrations, and interest in contemporary art.  Two days a week for a minimum of four months is required and availability for occasional evening programming desired. Please note: candidates must be of junior-year college level or above to be considered.

How to Apply: Prospective applicants please email cover letter (specifying area of interest and availability) and resume/c.v. to info@iscp-nyc.org

Deadline: August 15, 2015 for Fall internships, November 15th for Spring internships. 

The International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ISCP does not discriminate due to age, sex, religion, race, color, national origin, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other factor prohibited by law.