WED – FRI: 11AM-5PM SAT: 12-4PM (by advance appt. only)
WED – FRI: 11AM-5PM SAT: 12-4PM (by advance appt. only)
Chicago Artists Coalition helps people connect with opportunities including calls for artists, jobs, grants, and art advising


Internship ,
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Awakenings Art

Art Workshops Intern

Duration & Time Commitment: Late May-Late August. 10-12 hrs/week

Required Dates:

Friday, 05/26 12:00pm-4:00pm

Friday, 06/09 12:00pm-4:00pm

Thursday, 06/15 5:00pm-8:00pm

Thursday, 06/22 5:00pm-8:00pm

Friday, 06/23 12:00pm-4:00pm

Friday, 07/14 12:00pm-4:00pm

Wednesday, 07/19 5:00pm-8:00pm

Wednesday, 07/26 5:00pm-8:00pm

Friday, 07/28 12:00pm-4:00pm

Saturday, 08/05 2:00pm-5:00pm

Friday, 08/11 12:00pm-4:00pm

Saturday, 08/12 2:00-5:00pm

Friday, 08/25 12:00pm-4:00pm

Direct Supervisor: Programming Coordinator, Jackie Valdez

Our Mission: Awakenings provides survivors of sexual violence with a trauma-informed, inclusive art-making experience that encourages healing.


The goal of this internship is to provide the intern an opportunity to obtain hands-on experience within a small arts non-profit during a season of programming. For the Summer of 2023 the intern will assist the Programming Coordinator with studio maintenance, open studio hours, art workshop preparation, running of workshops, some social media marketing support.

This internship is largely an in-person commitment. All workshops will be in-person and intern is required to support all workshop dates listed above.


Please note that this internship is unpaid. College credit is available.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Ability to learn quickly and meet deadlines in a timely manner
  • Works well in a small team & is a self-starter
  • Experience with event planning & support (not required)
  • Experience with art making of any kind (not required)

This internship is open to students, recently graduated folks, and people who support our mission.

To apply, please send your resume and a paragraph on why you are interested in this internship to:

Programming Coordinator, Jackie Valdez

Contact Info:
Jackie Valdez
Job Type: Unpaid Internship
Location: Chicago/Ravenswood