Internships

Baxter St at CCNY’s Internship Program provides undergraduate and graduate students as well as beginning professionals with practical hands-on experience in the non-profit arts field. We want our interns to work with us, not get us coffee. Participants in the program will be working on the various programs, exhibitions and events.

Eligibility

All interested individuals eighteen years of age and older are eligible to apply for an internship. Qualifications vary for each intern, and some positions may require college or graduate training and/or professional experience. We ask for a commitment of 1 day a week for a three-month period, and are able to offer academic credit as well as free hours in our digital lab. International candidates are encouraged to apply, but please note that we do not provide visas. This internship is non-paid.

Social Media/Design/Marketing Intern

The Social Media/Design/Marketing Intern works with the Program Coordinator and Director to plan, create, and execute Baxter St’s social media and marketing.

This position will be involved with all of the following aspects of Baxter St’s operations:

Art Handler/Installation Intern

The Art Handler/Installation Intern will work with the Program Coordinator and the Master Installer to become a skilled art handler apprentice through learning the process of putting up and taking down a show. This intern must be organized, a good listener, and 

This position will be involved with all of the following aspects of Baxter St’s operations:

Library/Archive Intern

The Library/Archive intern will help design and implement systems to archive photography, publications, and assets that have stemmed from Baxter St at CCNY projects. This intern must be organized, interested in systems, and visionary.

This position will be involved with all of the following aspects of Baxter St’s operations:

Art Non-Profit Office Intern

The Art Non-Profit Office intern will support the Program Coordinator and Director in running a fast paced art non-profit office. This intern must be organized, a multitasker, and a talented communicator.

This position will be involved with all of the following aspects of Baxter St’s operations:

Art Event Specialist Intern

The Art Event Specialist intern will be involved with the planning, preparation, and execution of a successful event in our space. This intern must be organized, calm under pressure, gracious, outgoing, and adaptable. 

This position will be involved with all of the following aspects of Baxter St’s operations:

Gallery Assistant

The Gallery assistant intern will take on the tasks of the day and help run Baxter St smoothly. Gallery Assistants are  highly responsible, organized, and detail-oriented interns. Must be friendly, professional and excited to learn and help direct Baxter St’s mission to foster a strong community. As a Gallery Assistant Intern, you will be immersed in gallery life and will work with the Program Coordinator and Executive Director on various projects.

This position will be involved with all of the following aspects of Baxter St’s operations:

Application Procedure

To apply, please submit a cover letter, two contact references from professors and/or previous employers and a resume to jobs@baxterst.org

We are currently looking to recruit interns who are able to start immediately. Apply today!