Curatorial Intern

Fall/Winter 2017
Jul 18, 2017

Department: Exhibitions
Schedule: 3-4 days per week, day can be flexible
Dates Required: Ability to commit through February 2018
Supervisor's Title: Curator


ICP seeks a curatorial intern who is highly motivated, energetic, and detail-oriented. This person will work with a curator on an exhibition of politically engaged contemporary photography. Tasks will include managing checklists, maintaining a database of artwork, conducting research, and working with in-house production and marketing departments. The successful candidate should have a BA in art history, photographic history, or a related field and be able to work at least three days a week. Undergraduate students demonstrating an advanced level of knowledge, maturity, and attention to detail will also be considered.


Applicants should be extremely organized and detail oriented, skilled in Excel, FileMaker, and Photoshop.


Besides gaining invaluable experience at a premier cultural/educational institution, interns benefit from school credit (when applicable), are invited to attend ICP seminars and special events, and are offered the opportunity to visit other related organizations. Tuition discounts for ICP courses, workshops, and/or labs are provided, subject to internship hours completed and availability. 

Minimum Education Required

Undergraduate senior, recent graduate, or graduate student.

How to Apply

Download and complete the Internship Application PDF.

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The International Center of Photography is committed to Equal Opportunity Employment.