The Gmeiner Art & Cultural Center offers three opportunities for internship or practicum: Graphic design, art education, and gallery management. These internships are offered in hopes that we can reach mutually beneficial goals. That the student can build a resume in the arts in rural Pennsylvania is of utmost importance to us. We welcome your application!

GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERNSHIP 

Responsibilities 

  • Update current organizational working documents (including program information and forms, event materials, and press kits, among others)
  • Create and editing content for social media streams as needed
  • Assist the Director with special design projects

Qualifications The Gmeiner accepts college and graduate applicants over the age of 18 who are currently enrolled in a Graphic Design program. The Graphic Design and Art Gallery Internship is ideally suited to someone with a strong understanding of visual communications and design layout, and a sharp eye for detail. A clean, simple design aesthetic and commitment to our Mid Century Modern style is suggested. Knowledge of websites, HTML and/or WordPress are not necessary, but are considered a plus. The ability to work independently on assignments is absolutely required.

Hours Flexible and most work can be completed remotely. This is an unpaid internship opportunity.

To Apply Please send a cover letter, resume, and link to your portfolio to gmeinerartscenter@gmail.com.  Attention: Anna Wales, Director of the Gmeiner Art & Cultural Center.

The Gmeiner Art & Cultural Center is registered with Mansfield University to host practicum and internships. We welcome applicants from all schools, and we are happy to register as needed.

 

ART EDUCATION INTERNSHIP 

Responsibilities

  • Coordinate with the director on art education outreach
  • Create art education materials for visitor engagement
  • Teach a 10 session art class (paid for by tuition)

Qualifications The Gmeiner accepts college and graduate applicants over the age of 18 who are currently enrolled in an art program (art education, museum education, graphic design, studio art, etc). The Art Education Internship is ideally suited to individuals looking for experience teaching in a community arts environment. The ability to work independently and collaboratively is absolutely required.

Hours Flexible and most work can be completed remotely. This is an unpaid internship opportunity with the exception of the art class which is determined by tuition and enrollment.

To Apply Please send a cover letter, resume, and link to your portfolio to gmeinerartscenter@gmail.com.  Attention: Anna Wales, Director of the Gmeiner Art & Cultural Center.

The Gmeiner Art & Cultural Center is registered with Mansfield University to host practicum and internships. We welcome applicants from all schools, and we are happy to register with any institution as needed.

 

GALLERY MANAGEMENT INTERN

Responsibilities

  • Coordinate with the director on art exhibit installation schedule and needs
  • Install art exhibits, adjust lights, some light cleaning
  • Create materials for visitor engagement including labels, social media posts, and print materials for current and future exhibits
  • Photograph exhibits and receptions

Qualifications The Gmeiner accepts college and graduate applicants over the age of 18 who are currently enrolled in an art program (art education, museum education, graphic design, studio art, etc). The Gallery Internship is ideally suited to someone with a strong understanding of visual communications and design layout, and a sharp eye for detail. A clean, simple design aesthetic and commitment to our Mid Century Modern style is suggested.

Hours Flexible. The intern is responsible for transportation. Because of the nature of exhibit cycles, installation week will require more hours on site.

To Apply Please send a cover letter, resume, and link to your portfolio to gmeinerartscenter@gmail.com.  Attention: Anna Wales, Director of the Gmeiner Art & Cultural Center.

 

The Gmeiner Art & Cultural Center is affiliated with Mansfield University. We welcome applicants from all schools, and we are happy to complete an affiliation agreement with any institution as needed. Please work with your academic advisor to ensure that we are informed of all necessary deadlines. Application deadlines are also determined by your school.