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Digital Intern

Working Time
Part Time

Internships at Art21 offer individuals a unique opportunity to learn about contemporary art, documentary video production, public programs, and arts administration. Interns are an important part of the Art21 office community and are given exposure to all aspects of the organization.

All applicants must have excellent oral and written communication skills, general research and office skills, be detail-oriented, and possess an interest in contemporary art and/or film and television. Applicants should also have the ability to think creatively and implement new ideas and strategies. We encourage undergraduate, graduate and very recent graduates to apply. International applicants are considered, but must make their own visa, travel, and accommodation arrangements.

For their participation, Art21 offers a small stipend. Interns are required to commit at least two days every week. Internships for the spring 2018 semester will run from January 22 to May 11. The deadline to apply is Tuesday, December 19.

The Digital intern at Art21 participates in the organization’s new and ongoing initiatives on digital and social media platforms. Reporting to the Director of Digital and working in collaboration with the Digital Content Editor, the Digital Intern will primarily help to:

  • Create posts and campaigns for Art21’s presence on social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, and others
  • Help to maintain the presentation of video across multiple digital platforms
  • Provide general assistance supporting two digital film series, Extended Play and New York Close Up
  • Help with various projects and tasks in relation to the recently relaunched

Applicants should have some experience and confidence in using digital technologies and working across social Web platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, Tumblr, YouTube, and Vimeo. Familiarity with basic web design and development concepts, tools (e.g. WordPress), and Adobe Creative Suite applications (e.g. Photoshop, Illustrator, and/or Premiere) is a plus.

To Apply: Please email resume with cover letter to: digital [at], Attention: Jonathan Munar, with the subject line “Digital Intern”

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