Art Gallery Internship with Visitor Center Contemporary Art Gallery

This opportunity is available during Summer 2022. Parts of this CEL opportunity can be conducted virtually. This opportunity is only available for CEL credit.

VISITOR CENTER is a contemporary art gallery whose mission is to feature artists of the Hudson Valley and beyond, working in painting, sculpture, mixed media, sound, video and VR art. Located in Newburgh, NY, it occupies 2,000 square feet on the ground level of the US workshop of Hysteric Glamour, an iconic Japanese streetwear company. The gallery is dedicated to supporting artists in the advancement of their practices and careers through a supportive community and curated exhibitions. VISITOR CENTER is run by Eva Zanardi through her creative advisory firm EZARTCONSULTINGNYC LLC. Eva is a professional art advisor and writer who builds and manages collections for international estates, foundations, and individual collectors.

Location: 233 Liberty St, Newburgh, NY 12550

Position Description:

  • Preparing personalized outgoing mailings to the press
  • Writing and editing texts for blogs posts, press releases, media alerts catalogs and magazine articles
  • Researching and drafting posts aimed at promoting current and upcoming exhibitions
  • Creating mailing lists
  • Pitching ideas for creative promotional content
  • Writing and/or edit content for the gallery’s website
  • Drafting invitations, posters, marketing materials
  • 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

Desired Skills:

  • Design
  • Writing
  • Social media
  • Occasional in-person work for general gallery duties

To Apply:  Please email a statement of interest and your resume to OCELapplication@Vassar.edu

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