Visual Art Programming Assistant (Installation)

Posted 25-01-2019
Category Virtual
Interns Needed 1
Anticipated Timeline From May to mid-June, 6 hr/week, and from June 10-23, 15hr/week.
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The Programming Assistant will work directly with the Visual Art Curator and have a working relationship with artists and community partners. 

Duties will include:

  •  Artist and venue liaison
  • Installation and strike of artworks

Training specific to the role will be provided.

Ideal for someone with course work in:

  • Arts and Cultural Management
  • Arts
  • Visual Arts and Design

Some specialized skills required:

  • Basic knowledge of power tools and painting, an asset
  • Strong problem-solving and communication skills
  • Self-motivated and willing to learn
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Strong interest in and knowledge of contemporary art, art history, and Calgary’s arts and culture sector

What we will accomplish at the end of the Internship:

  • Support installation of projects in various venues