Fall 2022 Internships

Art21 is now accepting applications for our fall 2022 internship program.

Internships at Art21 offer individuals a unique opportunity to learn about contemporary art, art education, public programs, fundraising, and arts administration. Interns are an important part of the Art21 community and are given exposure to all aspects of the organization.

The fall 2022 program will be both remote and in-person (exact scheduling tbd). Selected candidates will be asked to work hours from 10 am to 6 pm EST, commute to New York City as needed, and provide their own computer with video capabilities. Interns are asked to commit to two days every week.

Art21 offers a stipend to participating interns.


Fall 2022 Internships

Development Intern

Art21 is seeking a Development Intern. The internship will run from August 8 to December 23, 2022. The deadline to apply is July 15th.

Art21’s Development intern will work closely with the development team on projects related to the fundraising activities of the organization. The intern will assist in the planning and execution of virtual and in-person events. In addition, the intern will perform various short- and long-term projects including donor and funder research, maintaining the supporter database, drafting grant proposals and reports, helping to design various outreach and marketing materials, and providing support with administrative tasks.

Applicants should have strong writing and research skills, as well as a high attention to detail. The Art21 Development Internship will provide relevant skills and experience to individuals seeking a position in fundraising at an arts non-profit organization.

Interns are asked to commit to working 2 days (16 hours) per week, working both remote and in-person. Applicants should be prepared to provide their own computer, equipt with video conferencing capabilities, for the duration of the internship. They must also provide proof of vaccination and be available to regularly come into the office (exact scheduling tbd).

Applicants should be detail oriented, organized, motivated, and self-directed. Strong writing, research skills, and knowledge of contemporary art is preferred.

Applicants must be eligible to work in the United States. Art21 is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from people of color; LGBTQIA+ individuals; people with disabilities; and all others, regardless of immigration history.

To Apply: Please email resume with cover letter to: jessica [at] art21.org, with the subject line “Development Intern”

All resumes and cover letters should be submitted as PDFs, saved using the following filing naming template: “Your Last Name, Your First Name_Cover Letter” and “Your Last Name, Your First Name_Resume”.