Title: Exhibitions & Collections Intern
Reporting to: Exhibitions Manager
Period of Internship: 3 months, with possibility of extension by mutual agreement
Time Commitment: Minimum of two days (15 hours) per week. Some evening and weekend hours will be required.
Expenses: Travel expenses will be reimbursed
This is an opportunity for someone seeking practical experience in the arts and heritage sector. You will gain experience of how to research and develop an exhibition proposal as well as assisting with elements of the planning and delivery of exhibitions and displays. You will gain experience in the general administration of the Exhibitions department and contribute to the development of an exhibition in its concept and layout. You will also gain experience in working with the art and historical collections held by The Lightbox and learn about collections management principles.
Based between our busy office, on-site research room and off-site warehouse you will provide support to the Exhibition department and will be involved in the day to day running of our popular museum and gallery. You will work closely with both staff and volunteers.
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If you are interested please send in a CV and covering letter, ensuring you are available for the minimum of two days (15 hours) per week, email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline for applications: 4 June