Burlington City Arts

Internships at Burlington City Arts


External Exhibitions Internship

Summer 2020

Assist the program coordinator in support of the Art Sales & Leasing program, which seeks to provide greater exposure & sales opportunities to Vermont artists through exhibitions in local businesses and public spaces. Responsibilities include: weekly off-site exhibition installation; related administrative/office work; art handling, packing, and transportation; studio visits, research projects; artist and client outreach; artist database maintenance; and representation of the program at events and openings. Required availability: 2 days per week - one full day for installs and one partial day for admin work - (M-TH during regular business hours). Please submit a resume, a brief letter of interest, and your availability to Kate Ashman, Public Arts Coordinator: Click here to view the job description.


BCA Center Curatorial Assistant Internship 
Winter-Spring and Summer 2020

Seeking a curatorial intern to support key curatorial department tasks including: installation and exhibit support coordinating winter and spring 2020 exhibitions; research for upcoming exhibitions; studio visits; support with exhibition-based public programs including artists talks and events; and assistance with coordinating checklists, artist correspondence, and daily activities The internship provides practical experience in a dynamic museum setting that prepares interns for a curatorial assistant position. Winter-Spring Internship begins in mid January 2020 and requires a regular schedule of 10 – 12  hours/week for 12 weeks, and is open to university students or recent graduates with an interest in contemporary art. Summer Internship begins in June. Please submit a resume and brief statement of interest to Heather Ferrell, Curator and Director of Exhibitions, BCA – Burlington City Arts, 135 Church St., Burlington, VT 05401 or or phone 802.777.3588. Positions for Winter-Spring and Summer 2020 fill quickly by the Fall - Applications are considered as submitted, and include an interview.  Click here to view the job description.