Join the Agora Gallery Team

We’re looking for career-oriented individuals with a strong desire to learn the art gallery business. Our interns have wide interaction with the public, both in person and via social media. Ideal candidates will have strong written and organizational skills, be tech-savvy and be eager to meet all sorts of creative challenges. This is a great opportunity to learn and grow.

Join the Agora Gallery Team

We’re looking for career-oriented individuals with a strong desire to learn the art gallery business. Our interns have wide interaction with the public, both in person and via social media. Ideal candidates will have strong written and organizational skills, be tech-savvy and be eager to meet all sorts of creative challenges. This is a great opportunity to learn and grow.

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

Explore the art world with our gallery internship program, designed to offer you a profound and engaging experience. Catering to a wide array of interests and skill levels, our program is an ideal platform for those looking to immerse themselves in the art community, advance their professional skills, and play a vital role in our energetic team. As part of your duties, you will assist in essential gallery operations such as inventory management, greeting guests, and supporting our staff with various tasks.

In addition to hands-on experience, each intern will be entrusted with a specialized project from the outset. Assigned by the gallery director and matched to your qualifications, this project aims to produce a valuable deliverable that addresses the gallery's needs while promoting your personal and professional development. To support your daily expenses, we offer a small stipend to cover food and travel costs. The internship spans a minimum of three months, requiring a commitment of at least 20 hours per week.

GALLERY INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
Gallery Registrar Internship

Working alongside the gallery’s Exhibition Coordinator/Registrar interns will assist with daily operations, work on specialized projects and learn about the functions of the position including the proper care and storage of artwork, organizing group exhibitions, planning installations and handling international shipments.

Sample internship tasks include:

  • Assist with exhibition coordination and installation design
  • Participate in strategic installation planning for upcoming exhibition and art fairs
  • Learning essential skills for art handling and art installation
  • Organizing paperwork and details for incoming and outgoing shipments
  • Maintaining workshop and storage areas
Gallery Assistant Internship

The intern will be exposed to all aspects of working in a contemporary art gallery and will assist the Gallery Staff with general tasks. Interns will assist with daily gallery operations, reception openings and will work on specific projects that are based on individual interests, skills and the needs of the gallery.

Tasks may include:

  • Meeting, greeting and assisting artists, collectors, and visitors.
  • Writing and editing texts for blogs posts, press releases, catalogs and magazine articles.
  • Answering and directing phone calls.
  • Attending gallery openings and performing various event duties.
  • Helping with social media postings.
  • Preparing outgoing mailings to artists.
  • Assisting with exhibition preparation.
Social Media Internship

We’re looking for a creative student who has a demonstrated passion for the contemporary art world and social media. You will work closely with the Social Media Coordinator to contribute to producing content and assisting with the day-to-day management of our social media channels. The ideal candidate has experience contributing to successful social media channels.

Tasks may include:

  • Researching and drafting posts aimed at promoting current and upcoming exhibitions
  • Researching specific topics
  • Pitching ideas for creative promotional content
  • Writing and/or editing content for the gallery’s blogs

Please email careers@agora-gallery.com your CV, a cover letter stating which internship you are looking for, why you would like to intern with us, for how long you would like to do so to and when you are looking to begin and we will get back to you within a few days.

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