NORTH ATLANTIC SUMMER INTERNSHIP 2016: A summer internship at the Tides Institute & Museum of Art to assist with program objectives of small museum/cultural non-profit located in the waterfront community of Eastport, Maine.
Interns selected to be part of the Institute’s North Atlantic Internship Program gain experience assisting staff members with program development, community outreach efforts, public relations/marketing initiatives, database projects (collections management, event listings, digital media editing), social media updates (Facebook, Tumblr, Instagram), staffing the gallery and special events, assisting with exhibition installations, and providing support to artists-in-residence.
Housing is provided. Interns are paid an hourly minimum wage and are expected to work 30-40 hours per week, Tuesday – Sunday. A vehicle is not required.
Candidates may be enrolled in a degree program or may be recent graduates. Those currently enrolled in an undergraduate degree program will ideally be a junior or senior in the 2016-2017 school year.
Candidates must have a field of interest or study that relates to the mission of the Tides Institute & Museum of Art.
NORTH ATLANTIC INTERNS:
2014: Bonnie Kissinger, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
2015: Eli Sobel, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, Maryland.
2016: Rosamunde Bordo, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada;
Lanie Nowak, Parsons Paris, Paris, France.
The 2016 North Atlantic Internship Program application deadline (March 15, 2016) has now passed. Please check back in the late fall of 2016 or early in 2017 for application materials and guidelines relating to the 2017 North Atlantic Internship Program.