Adam Art Gallery Internship

The Adam Art Gallery Internship enables a recent graduate, postgraduate student or early-career art professional to work with the Gallery to develop knowledge of collecting, curatorial practice, and exhibition making through their involvement in the planning and delivery of aspects of the Gallery’s work programme.

The Internship is made possible with the generous support of local philanthropist Barbara Blake. Please read our 2017 press release to learn more about the background of the internship: Adam Art Gallery receives generous donation for new curatorial internship programme.pdf


2019 ADAM ART GALLERY INTERNSHIP: CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

Applications are sought for the second Adam Art Gallery Internship. This internship will enable a recent graduate, postgraduate student or early-career art professional to work with the Gallery to develop knowledge of collecting, curatorial practice, and exhibition making through their involvement in the planning and delivery of aspects of the Gallery’s work programme.

The internship is a paid part-time, fixed-term position. The total duration of the internship is 400 hours. The successful applicant will establish their work plan with relevant Gallery staff. This will be based on a specific project identified as suiting their interests and knowledge. They will be based in the Adam Art Gallery office, working alongside the team, with opportunities to undertake self-directed research as well as a range of activities typical of the Gallery’s work flow.

Applicants with relevant qualifications and/or experience must apply in writing, using the relevant cover sheet and providing a CV and a letter outlining what they would bring to the role and their areas of interest and expertise. These must align with the vision and mission of the Gallery. Short-listed applicants will be invited to respond to a list of possible projects, identifying which project interests them and what specific skills and focus they would bring to achieving it.

Applications for the 2019 Adam Art Gallery Internship close on Friday 18 January 2019. Please refer to the documents below for full details about the role and how to apply.

2019 AAG Internship Media Release: 2019AAGInternship_MediaRelease

2019 AAG Internship Role Description: 2019AAGInternship_RoleDescription

2019 AAG Internship Application Instruction Guide: 2019AAGInternship_ApplicationInstructionGuide

2019 AAG Internship Cover Form: 2019AAGInternship_CoverForm

 

Please contact Gallery Administrator Ann Gale with any questions ann.gale@vuw.ac.nz.