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Collections & Exhibitions Intern | Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art

Overview of responsibilities: Review donations to Intuit’s permanent collection / Arrange for shipping and receiving of art objects / Onsite moving and handling of art objects / Coordinate insurance of loaned art objects / Work with Collections & Exhibitions manager and curator(s) on research, label writing, installation strategy, and gallery preparation for exhibitions / Assist with special projects as assigned / Provide general support to Collections & Exhibitions Manager / Interact with staff, board members, volunteers, interns, donors, curators, artists, lenders, vendors, museum visitors, and other constituents through written and verbal communication on a regular basis • Desired skills and qualifications: Previous art handling experience preferred / Must be able to lift 50 lbs. unassisted / Comfortable working on a ladder / Basic knowledge of hand tools / Proficiency in Microsoft Office Programs (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) / Photography experience / Strong writing skills / High level of professionalism / Good interpersonal skills • To apply for this internship, please send your cover letter, resume, one letter of recommendation, and a writing sample (500 words or more) to Christina Stavros, Assistant Registrar and Facility Coordinator, at christina@art.org
Contact Info:
Christina
Job Type: Unpaid Internship
Location: Chicago