Getty Marrow Undergraduate Internship
Deadline for application submission is May 1, 2021
Programming and Exhibitions Internship
Under the guidance and mentoring of the University Art Gallery Director and the Gallery Technician, the CSUDH University Art Gallery Programming and Exhibitions Intern will provide support for the gallery’s online programming in response to Covid-19 entitled From A Distance, providing content from the artists in the CSUDH community. The intern will also work on “PRAXIS: Lauren Halsey” an exhibition by Los Angeles-based artist Lauren Halsey originally scheduled from April 18–December 5, 2020 and will be rescheduled for as early a date as possible. They will help coordinate the completion of a catalogue for one of CSUDH’s previous exhibitions, Yoshie Sakai: KOKO’s Neighborhood. In addition, they will work with the Gallery Director and Technician to plan for several upcoming exhibitions and ancillary programming featuring Los Angeles-based artists.
The Getty intern will assist gallery staff in producing programs and events. This work will include marketing, coordinating events, and interfacing with the (virtual) public. The intern will also work with the Gallery Director to create web pages and social media galleries. The intern will work with the Gallery Director to provide virtual gallery education and work within the exhibition’s community context.
In addition to supporting “PRAXIS: Lauren Halsey,” the intern will work with the Gallery Director and the Gallery Technician to plan for several upcoming exhibitions and for programming featuring Los Angeles-based artists.
This is a full-time, paid, 10-week internship. Applicants must meet the eligibility requirements that the Getty outlines for the internship. (Note: As the CSUDH campus remains closed, this internship will be conducted virtually.)
Internship applicants are required to submit the following to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Getty Marrow Internship”:
- a cover letter highlighting 2–3 accomplishments relevant to the position
- a current résumé
- and a list of three professional or academic references.
California State University, Dominguez Hills’ University Art Gallery serves the campus and broader community as a laboratory for contemporary art and design practices presenting exhibitions and programming. The University Art Gallery is deeply committed to building a creative and innovative art and design culture that celebrates artists and engages audiences.