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About Galeria's Internship Opportunities

Galería de la Raza offers internship opportunities for college and graduate students interested in careers in the arts. Based upon their academic training and interests, as well as the availability of projects, interns work in one of the Galería's departments — curatorial, public relations, development, public programs, or our Digital Mural Project billboard. Applicants of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

If you are interested in any future internships, email Elizabeth Blancas, Volunteer & Intern Coordinator, with a letter of interest and resume for this position, at volunteer@galeríadelaraza.org. No phone calls, please.

 

OPERATIONS  INTERNSHIP

Galería de la Raza has an immediate opening for a talented and motivated intern. The intern will work closely with the Executive Director and Executive Assistant on a variety of projects including, but not limited to:

  • Provide administrative support for the exhibitions in the main gallery, Studio 24 and Galería’s future screen printing program.

  • Maintaining a working office space- e.g. ordering supplies when needed, running relevant errands, and providing support with grant documents

  • Overseeing ongoing maintenance of exhibition spaces and office space

  • Fielding any questions from the public about exhibitions and hosting any tours

  • Assisting with the setup of public programs and events

  • Gallery sitting when needed

  • A jack of all trades!



SKILLS AND REQUIREMENT

 

- Solid writing skills, with a capability to work under tight turnaround

- Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Google Platforms and Photoshop

- Ability to work unsupervised and follow through on long-term projects

- Experience in Photoshop a must, video or audio editing program a plus

- Past experience in arts administration experience prefered

 

TIME COMMITMENT & COMPENSATION

10-15 hours per week, flexible on days committed. This position is unpaid, but available for school credit. At least one day per week spent in-gallery.


 

Galería de la Raza: an Interdisciplinary Chicano/Latino Space for Art, Thought and Activism
2857 24th Street, San Francisco, CA 94110 click here for directions to galería