Creative Time Internship Profile
Industries: Fine and Performing Arts, Nonprofit
Locations: New York, NY
Number of Interns: 11 - 20, 15 (Summer); 8 (Fall); 10 (Spring)
Compensation/Benefits: Unpaid, Academic Credit, Unpaid; Academic Credit is available.
Length: 6 to 12 weeks, 12 weeks (Summer); 14 weeks (Fall; Spring)
Responsibilities: Arts and Design, Editorial, Operations, Project Management, Public Relations
Creative Time is a nonprofit organization dedicated to presenting innovative, inspiring art in the public realm. From its base in New York City, the organization organizes several large-scale projects each year. It offers art that engages people, sparks conversation, and challenges the status quo. Creative Time also provides advisory services on designing art initiatives for public spaces.
Creative Time offers internships in development, executive and operations, global initiatives, marketing and communications, and programming and production. Internship duties vary widely by department; examples of internship tasks include assisting with the annual Summit, attending meetings, coordinating grant materials, drafting press releases, managing day-to-day operations, image updating, maintaining the press database, meeting with artists, performing research, updating the website, and much more. The organization seeks to provide interns with meaningful work experience.
Late March (Summer); Late July (Fall); Early December (Spring). Submit an application form (available online), cover letter, resume, writing sample (up to three pages) and contact information for two references.
Undergraduate, graduate, and MBA students, as well as recent graduates are welcome to apply. Open to non-US citizens. Interest in nonprofits and public art is a plus.