The Public Arts Administration Internship position will offer the candidate valuable insight on how a community-based public art organization works to produce, preserve and present socially engaged artwork and community programming. The internship will focus on administrative needs, including public relations, marketing, social media development, research, attending mural tours, and providing ongoing support for gallery and public programs. The ideal candidate will be detail-oriented, have exceptional verbal and written communication skills, a basic knowledge of social media and web development, and thrive in a fast-paced and creative environment. With respect to major projects in Summer 2020, candidates should have a strong interest in public art, community relations, arts events and programming, and policy.
Please submit a cover letter and résumé to SPARC Programs Manager, Davida Persaud, at email@example.com. Applications due May 15, 2020.
The Social and Public Art Resource Center (SPARC) has collaborated with communities to produce, preserve, and present artworks that advance social change since 1976. SPARC fosters partnerships with artists, activists, and community members to create and restore murals and public artworks that represent diverse histories, identities, and social movements. SPARC also curates socially and politically engaged exhibitions and public programs at our headquarters in Venice, CA.