Website Francis Hardy Center for the Arts, Inc.
The Francis Hardy Center for the Arts, Inc., affectionately known as the Hardy Gallery, in Door County, WI offers a summer Arts Management Internship opportunity for college students interested in gaining hands-on experience with a nationally recognized visual arts organization. The Hardy is a dynamic non-profit organization that is constantly working together to achieve a mission of promoting the visual arts of the Door County Peninsula. This unique internship allows students to work in a variety of capacities including Exhibitions, Community Outreach, Volunteer Management, and Marketing to name a few. The successful candidate will be working with staff and interacting with artists, volunteers, the board of directors, and other arts professionals. This internship will provide the successful candidate with a broad understanding of how a nonprofit visual art institution functions.
Responsibilities will include assisting with exhibition installation, assisting with public outreach programs including the popular Community Mosaic Project, helping to plan exhibit opening receptions and gallery events, working directly with volunteers and gallery staff, and participating in fundraising events such as our Collector’s Choice Benefit.
Applicants must have excellent writing and communication skills, strong organizational skills and attention to detail, and the ability to work independently. Knowledge of or passion for the visual arts is preferred. Necessary computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, and knowledge of Adobe Photoshop are a plus. Exhibit installation experience preferred.
The gallery assistant position is part-time, 2-3 days a week (about 15hrs) at $13.00 per hour. More hours during exhibit installations and special events. The position begins May 16, 2022, and goes through Labor Day Weekend or through October if the candidate can stay through the duration of the season.
Please submit your current resume and letter of interest to email@example.com. Mark the subject of the email with Arts Administration Internship Application.
Contact: Sarah Zamecnik, Executive Director
www.thehardy.org | 920.854.2210
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