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Bemis Summer 2021 Internship Abby and Madeline1

Gallery Attendant + Administrative Intern

May 23 – August 12, 2022



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.


Welcome visitors; provide them with gallery guides and promotional material; answer questions and provide information about exhibitions, guided tours, and gallery hours; invite them to sign-up to receive Bemis communications

Monitor visitors while they observe the exhibition and ensure they are complying with gallery guidelines

Assist the Operations Team with basic administrative tasks


  • 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


  • Enjoy interacting with the public and working with people of all backgrounds
  • Organized, independent worker with a basic understanding of Google docs, spreadsheets, and calendars
  • Comfortable working with numbers
  • Interest in art gallery or museum administration and/or nonprofit management

Time Commitment

8–10 hours per week, Wednesday–Saturday. Attendance of at least two events per month required.

How to apply

After completing the application via the link below, email your resume to Abby Fogle at 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.
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