Internships

The International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP) accepts internship applications for all departments including Curatorial, Administration, Development & Communications, Executive, and Facilities. Internships generally start in September, January, and June. All internships require a minimum commitment of 16 hours (2 days) per week, and a number of openings require a three or four day per week commitment, both for a minimum of four months.

Internship Description: ISCP interns engage in all aspects of the day-to-day operations of an international not-for-profit arts organization and gain invaluable experience while being introduced to a vast network of international art professionals.  Due to ISCP’s small staff, interns play a critical role in the administration of ISCP’s overall program. ISCP internships can provide a foundation in a variety of skills, and offer experience and contacts for future careers in the following professions: curator, artist, and arts administrator.

ISCP offers a stipend of $11/day for transportation and lunch. All interns are invited to select monthly Field Trips and all public programs.

Qualifications: Excellent written and verbal communication skills, multitasking, team player, Mac proficiency (Word and Excel), basic Creative Suite knowledge a plus, experience with database systems (Salesforce a plus), strong organizational skills, interest in non-profit arts administration and contemporary art. Please note: candidates must be of junior-year college level or above to be considered.

How to apply: Prospective applicants please email cover letter (specifying area of interest and availability) and curriculum vitae to info@iscp-nyc.org.

Deadline: July 1, 2016 for Fall/Winter internships, November 1, 2016 for late Winter/early Spring internships, and April 1, 2017 for late Spring/Summer internships.

Program Fellowship at ISCP: Call for applications!

Working closely with the Director of Programs and Exhibitions and the rest of the program staff, the fellow will be involved in the organization of ISCP initiatives including program organization and curatorial research. This fellowship will offer the opportunity to directly contribute to ISCP’s 2017 programming and to work alongside ISCP’s artists and curators in residence. There will be opportunities to contribute to the shaping of a series of exhibitions and public programs, as well as assist in the production of Open Studios.

Responsibilities:
The Fellow is expected to support and learn about ISCP’s programs through administrative work and preparation of documents as well as curatorial input.
-Assist with the research and development of ISCP’s 2016/2017 exhibitions and public programs.
-Research the practices of ISCP alumni for ISCP’s archives.
-Assist with the production and implementation of programs including Salon series, discussion series, exhibitions, institutional residency programs, and Open Studios.
-Assist with research for a variety of publication projects.

Qualifications: Candidates should have strong knowledge of international contemporary art and its institutions, outstanding research, writing and editing skills, be detail-oriented and able to commit for five months part-time (two full days a week) beginning mid-August, 2016 and ending January 15, 2017. Reliable and engaged, multitasking team player a must. Salesforce experience a plus. This fellowship is best suited for those in a graduate program in Art History or Curatorial Studies and carries an honorarium of $2,500 for the full five months.

How to Apply: Prospective applicants please email cover letter and resume/c.v. to jcope@iscp-nyc.org

Deadline: August 9, 2016

The International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ISCP does not discriminate due to age, sex, religion, race, color, national origin, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other factor prohibited by law.