22 Aug, 2019

Gallery Intern – Contemporary by Angela Li

InternshipJob

Contemporary by Angela Li  is looking for passionate and well-organised interns to join the team. Candidates will have the opportunity to contribute significantly in the early stages of exhibition/ art fair planning and to assist the team in the sales of artworks.

Responsibilities:
- Assist in daily operations of the gallery (answer phone calls, greet visitors)
- Maintain gallery website and various social media platforms
- Assist in preparation of exhibition/art fair materials, including research, invitation/catalogue designs and translation of written material
- Provide support at gallery openings, events or art fairs
- Provide post-sales assistance

Requirements:
- University student or University graduate
- Fluent in written and spoken English and Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin)
- Proficiency in Photoshop or Illustrator preferred
- 1-2 working days per week (preferably on Mondays and Tuesdays) and may be required to work on Saturdays occasionally
- Immediate availability preferred

Working Hours:
- 10:30 am to 6:30 pm
- Helping out at openings once a month in the evening
Please send your CV and cover letter with subject "Application for Gallery Intern - Your Name" to  [email protected]

08 Aug, 2019

Gallery Intern (Part Time / Full Time) - Opera Gallery

InternshipJob

Opera Gallery Hong Kong seeks an organised, detail-oriented, and positive-minded person to join the team as an intern.

Candidates must be fluent in English & Chinese and have a solid background in art history.

Job Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Contribute to the writing, editing and translating of exhibition and relevant materials
  • Assist in creating visuals for social media platforms
  • General management of the gallery, including front desk tasks
  • Daily maintenance of the gallery
  • Other ad hoc duties as assigned

Requirements

  • Degree or relevant qualifications in Art History or related subjects
  • Oral and Written Fluency in Mandarin, Cantonese and English
  • Eligible to work in Hong Kong
  • Proficiency in Photoshop and Video Editting preferred
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to follow instructions in a timely manner

Please send resume, cover letter and a writing sample in Chinese to [email protected] with the subject line “Application for Internship - Your Name”.

03 Aug, 2019

Recruiting Interns - Lucie Chang Fine Arts

Internship

INTERN (ADMIN)

To assist in the daily operations of the gallery, offering an opportunity for candidates to gain insight and experience in the vibrant art scene of Hong Kong.

Responsibilities:
Admin
- Assist in preparing for exhibitions, fairs and events
- Update and maintain artwork inventory with images, location, artwork location etc.
- Direct external parties’ communications to the appropriate gallery’s personnel
- Provide administrative support to gallery manager and director
- Assist to maintain daily operations of the gallery
- Work on other duties arising from time to time

Requirements:
- Responsible, reliable, organised and self-motivated
- Cooperative, possessing good team spirit, can work independently
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Good command of written and spoken English/Chinese; Mandarin is an advantage
- Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint

Working Hours:
10am–7pm, 2-3 days a week.

Interested parties please send your CV, cover letter and availability to [email protected].

01 Aug, 2019

Gallery Intern – Galerie Ora-Ora

Internship

A fine art gallery and art consultant in Hong Kong is inviting high-caliber individuals to join:

Responsibilities:
- Assist in preparing for exhibitions and related art events
- Assist in daily operations of the gallery space
- Assist in art research, preparation exhibition materials and marketing collaterals

Requirements:
- Degree in Fine Arts, Art History, Literature, Chinese History, Communication / Media Studies (or currently studying in one of these fields)
- Passion and knowledge in Chinese contemporary art
- Responsible, organised and self-motivated
- Good command of written and spoken English and Chinese
- Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Suite
- Immediate availability preferred

Please apply with resume and cover letter to [email protected] .

21 May, 2019

Recruiting Interns - Lucie Chang Fine Arts

Internship

INTERN (ADMIN)

To assist in the daily operations of the gallery, offering an opportunity for candidates to gain insight and experience in the vibrant art scene of Hong Kong.

Responsibilities:
Admin
- Assist in preparing for exhibitions, fairs and events
- Update and maintain artwork inventory with images, location, artwork location etc.
- Direct external parties’ communications to the appropriate gallery’s personnel
- Provide administrative support to gallery manager and director
- Assist to maintain daily operations of the gallery
- Work on other duties arising from time to time

Requirements:
- Responsible, reliable, organised and self-motivated
- Cooperative, possessing good team spirit, can work independently
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Good command of written and spoken English/Chinese; Mandarin is an advantage
- Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint

Working Hours:
10am–7pm, 2-3 days a week.

Interested parties please send your CV, cover letter and availability to [email protected].

05 Mar, 2019

Gallery Assistant Internship

InternshipJob

A2Z Art Gallery Hong Kong are hiring. The job vacancies for part time and full time gallery assistant internship positions are now open. Candidates who display high potential and are willing to start immediately, will be given the opportunity to take on the internship full time and could also be offered a full time or part time role as Gallery Assistant.

Job Description: Gallery Assistant Internship

Administrative

Gallery assistants provide administrative services such as ordering office or retail supplies, answer phones, issue and manage written correspondence, and set up or confirm appointments or event schedules with artists, vendors, clients or visitors. Additionally, you should provide desktop publishing support and design mailers, posters, brochures, artist background materials and event invitations. They might also write and post classified ads for new job, internship or volunteer positions, review open position applications and train volunteers.

Exhibits and Events

Perform a wide range of duties related to exhibitions and events. Check shipments to confirm arrival of new pieces for an event; unpack and prepare pieces for display; set up exhibition or event spaces; install pieces; or pack and ship pieces previously on display. Provide help to design and coordinate an exhibit or event. Arrange catering for events, create an event schedule or coordinate with event participants.

Public Relations

The gallery assistant might also be required to provide public relations services such as issuing press releases, handle media interview arrangement, maintaining online social media accounts or greet visitors. Also to speak to visitors about an artist or specific pieces on display, or answer questions about pieces or upcoming exhibitions or events. Additionally, they might assist with the purchase and sale of artwork, manage art orders, prepare sold artwork for shipment or follow up with customers to confirm the successful arrival and good condition of sold pieces.

Other Duties

A gallery assistant could take photos for print and online usage or work on special projects. May also help maintain the gallery. For example, a gallery assistant might clean floors, windows, counters or display cases. The candidate might also be responsible for recognising threats to the gallery or artwork, and handle these threats following protocols as dictated by the gallery director, manager or owner.

Requirements:

Degree or relevant qualifications in Art History of related

Oral and written fluency in English, Cantonese and Mandarin

Eligible to work in Hong Kong

Please send CV's to [email protected] or bring your CV in person and ask to see the management.

21 Aug, 2019

Para Site Fall 2019 Internship Programme

Internship

PS.Intern

Para Site is now calling for applications to our Fall 2019 internship programme. This internship will be an intensive engagement with the institution, working closely with staff on a number of different Para Site programmes.

During your time at Para Site, you can expect:

  • An introduction to the workings of a non-profit contemporary art institution
  • Career-building activities
  • Feedback and guidance from art professionals
  • Exposure and engagement with the contemporary art community of Hong Kong
  • Gain practical skills in art administration
  • Meet a group of like-minded individuals

All of our interns will receive regular training from staff at Para Site. You will be assigned to different projects according to experience, interest, and time of internship.

Some practical matters:

  • Part-time basis
  • A minimum of one-month commitment is required
  • Office hours: Mon-Fri, 11:00-7:00 pm (may on occasion, include overtime)
  • Interns will be given a stipend

We are looking for proactive, organised, self-motivated individuals who can work efficiently in a fast-paced environment, supporting a small team.
If you are interested in taking part in the PS.Intern programme, please email your full CV with statement of motivation (max. 200 words), your top 3 areas of interest from the list here, and available dates to Jenny Tam: [email protected] by Sep 8, 2019. Successful candidates will be contacted for an interview shortly after the deadline.

06 Aug, 2019

Recruiting Interns - HOCA

Internship

The Hong Kong Contemporary Art (HOCA) Foundation is looking for enthusiastic individuals interested in gaining experience in a non-profit contemporary art institution. The intern will be provided with a multi-faceted and hands-on experience of working on current and upcoming programming of the José Parlá's solo exhibition scheduled to open September 17th, 2019. The intern will participate in HOCA's curatorial and administrative processes and is encouraged to explore ideas relevant to their studies/professional interests.

An intern's tasks may include the following: curatorial assistance, exhibition organization, social media outreach, event planning and support, administrative, and other assigned projects. The intern will also assist HOCA team in handling day-to-day tasks at exhibition venue and delivering high quality customer service to the exhibition visitors.

Responsibilities

  • Enforces HOCA Foundation policies pertaining to visitors
  • Monitors works of art on display in the exhibition galleries; reports damages or losses to the HOCA Director
  • Greet visitors; accepts mail deliveries; take messages
  • Prepares daily activity and climate log; prepares incident reports as necessary
  • Compiles a variety of records online (visitation statistics, records of class visits and assignments, etc.) and prepares reports as requested
  • Alerts appropriate authorities to safety or security problems in Art Museum, including emergency safety and fire situations, and follows approved emergency procedures
  • Assists with preparation of HOCA newsletter, social media content, and annual reports

Requirements

  • Computer literate, Apple OSX, etc.
  • Eligible to work in Hong Kong
  • Possess some relevant working experience is preferred but not required.
  • From August to mid-November
  • Working hours are 12-8pm, Tuesday – Sunday (during exhibition periods)
  • Responsible, organized and self-motivated
  • Must be able to handle unusual/difficult situations in a courteous but authoritative manner; refers community members and visitors appropriately
  • Must be eligible to work in Hong Kong

 Applicants should speak English and Chinese, be organized, motivated and detail oriented individuals with good writing skills, computer skills and a professional phone manner.

Reimbursement

This is an unpaid internship. You are responsible for the cost of traveling to and from the office.

Other necessary travel and purchases for work purposes will be reimbursed if agreed with your immediate supervisor in advance.

Please submit your résumé, cover letter and availability to [email protected] with the title "HOCA internship" in the subject line.

02 Aug, 2019

Artist/Studio Assistant (Part-time / Full-time) - de Sarthe Gallery

InternshipJob

de Sarthe Gallery is seeking artist/studio assistants to help out with our current artist residency program, deSAR.

Responsibilities

- Assisting the artist with creating artwork

- Prepping materials and maintaining the studio space

- Other tasks as assigned by the artist

Requirements:

- Current university student in the Art History, Visual Arts, Culture, and any other similar fields is preferable

- Highly proficient in English, Mandarin and/or Cantonese

- Excellent communication skills

- Interest in art, self motivated, well-organised and able to work independently

- Must commit at least 4 days a week (Tuesday to Friday) during the month of August and must be able to work on Saturdays if necessary

Please submit your résumé to [email protected]with the title “Artist Assistant” in the subject line. Please include your detailed daily availability and potential start date.

27 Jun, 2019

Gallery Intern – Galerie Ora-Ora

Internship

A fine art gallery and art consultant in Hong Kong is inviting high-caliber individuals to join:

Responsibilities:
- Assist in preparing for exhibitions and related art events
- Assist in daily operations of the gallery space
- Assist in art research, preparation exhibition materials and marketing collaterals

Requirements:
- Degree in Fine Arts, Art History, Literature, Chinese History (or currently studying in one of these fields)
- Passion and knowledge in Chinese contemporary art
- Responsible, organised and self-motivated
- Good command of written and spoken English and Chinese
- Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Suite
- Immediate availability preferred

Please apply with resume and cover letter to [email protected] .

09 May, 2019

Summer Internship - Ben Brown Fine Arts

Internship

We are looking for a hard-working and reliable intern who has a strong interest in developing a career in the fine art industry. Candidates will gain an in-depth experience of gallery operation and be exposed to wonderful artworks.

Responsibilities:
- Work closely together with our team
- Assist in organizing upcoming exhibitions, coordinate and plan art fairs
- Assist in preparation exhibition materials and marketing collateral
- Responsible for library stock keeping and organizing
- Provide post-sale assistance.

Requirements:
- Possess a recognized university degree or equivalent qualification in art, design, architecture, moving image, art education, museum studies or a related subject
- Possess some relevant working experience is preferred but not required.
- Minimum 3 months to 6 months availability (till the end of September)
- Working Hours: Tuesday to Saturday (11am - 7pm)
- Have a good command of spoken and written English and Chinese (Cantonese / Mandarin)
- Responsible, organised and self-motivated

Kindly send your application with your availability to [email protected].

01 Dec, 2018

Intern - Pékin Fine Arts

Internship

The gallery offers internships for candidates looking for professional art gallery experience and training.

Responsibilities:
- Assist in updating gallery website, artist catalogues, specific projects, and upcoming exhibitions
- Assist in online art marketing; social media and online arts promotion
- Meet and greet gallery visitors as needed

Requirements:
- Computer literate, Apple OSX, etc.
- Strong English language skills and Mandarin a plus; other languages also attractive
- Well-dressed office attire, professional manner and behaviour in the office
- Willingness to be part of a team and to pitch in as needed
- Online art marketing skills, familiarity with art publications, art market information, art news information; skilled at social media and online arts promotion
- Strong attention to detail and ability to follow instructions in a timely manner a must
- 2-3 days per week, 10am-6pm. Fixed schedule.

Expected duration of the internship is no less than six months. Monthly stipend provided. Please email your CV and cover letter to [email protected].