The renowned Art Institute of Chicago is currently seeking interns for two departments:
1) Photography Collections Internship
involves assisting the Collection Manager with cataloging and care of photographs in the Art Institute’s collection. Intern will perform a variety of research and administrative functions supporting other departmental activities. Candidates should have a background in art history as well as a basic knowledge of photographic history and an interest in the medium. Knowledge of digital imaging and previous office or museum experience is a plus.
2) Photography Curatorial Internship
for an enthusiastic and organized undergraduate or graduate student to assist three curators in the research, writing, and coordination of their upcoming acquisitions, exhibitions, and other curatorial projects, as well as other departmental administrative functions. Candidates should have a basic background in art history as well as the ability to independently research and an interest in photography. Special consideration will be given to candidates with research or coursework related to the history of conceptual photography, color photography, and/or urban photography.
Application Deadline for both Art Institute Internships: For consideration for autumn, apply immediately and mention IA&A; for spring, by October 20; and for summer, by March 20. To apply, visit the above link. Applicants must have a cover letter which includes term of interest, and resume to apply. Applications submitted without either will not be considered.
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