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Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts Internship Program2

Communications Intern



Bemis Interns work within a department or directly with an artist-in-residence. The staff of that department or artist serves as a guide and mentor for the duration of the internship.


Work with Communications staff on researching, writing, and editing content for various print and digital communications

Assist with online program and event promotions

Assist with distributing marketing materials in the community

Assist with photo editing and organization

Assist with digitizing and indexing archival communications materials


  • Currently enrolled in a college degree program or a recent college graduate (within six months)
  • A passion for contemporary art and an eagerness to learn
  • Self-motivation, attention to detail, ability to work without much supervision, and strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to perform varying levels of clerical and/or physical work


  • Experience writing and editing for a university newspaper and/or academic, nonprofit, or for-profit organization (AP Style and Chicago Manual Style)
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud Design Tools
  • Experience with MS Office software applications and Google Drive
  • Organization, creativity, and professionalism

Time Commitment

8–10 hours per week, Monday–Friday. Assistance with at least two events per month is required.

How to apply

After completing the application via the link below, email your resume to Abby Fogle at abby@bemiscenter.org and include "Internship Application" in the subject line.

Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to creating a diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.
Contact Abby Fogle
Call 402.341.7130 x 24 Email abby@bemiscenter.org
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Bemis Center for
Contemporary Arts

724 S. 12th Street
Omaha, NE 68102


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