Pyramid Atlantic Studio Internship Fall 2024

By East City Art Editorial Team on July 8, 2024

Deadline: Mon, July 15 2024

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Pyramid Atlantic now offers a paid internship opportunity for college or post-college artists. Our interns are a core part of the Pyramid team and gain hands-on experience in printmaking, papermaking, and book arts. Interns work with various communities, including the general public and professional artists, while gaining experience in the day-to-day operations of a non-profit art center and gallery.

Typical Intern Tasks:

  • Maintaining the studios for visiting artists, renters, and outreach events
  • Helping in the gallery with exhibition preparation, installation, and de-installation.
  • Assisting in the production of prints or handmade paper
  • Setting up and breaking down evening programs
  • Assisting at events (gallery openings, fundraisers, artist talks, etc.)
  • Working at the front desk
  • Preparing for workshops (setting up studios, prepping materials, coordinating with instructor)

Schedule:
The duration of the internship is 11 weeks. The work schedule will be 10 am-4 pm on Wednesdays, Thursdays, or Fridays (two times a week). In addition, interns are expected to work on their art at least once a week.

Compensation

  • Interns will be paid an honorarium of $2,000, which can be divided into monthly or bi-weekly payments, as the intern prefers.
  • Interns may book studio time at no cost to work on their art
  • Interns may take one workshop of their choice, paying only for material fees
  • Interns will be able to participate in a critique session with the Studio Manager and visiting artists

Qualifications
Candidates should have a strong interest in printmaking, bookmaking, or papermaking. They should be highly motivated and comfortable working in a studio environment. Preference will be given to candidates residing in the DMV area.

To Apply (applications must include the following)

  • Letter of intent
  • Resume or CV
  • 4-5 images of the applicant’s artistic work
  • Three professional references

Fall Internship: Between September – December 2024
Application deadline: July 15, 2024
Notification: August 31st

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