Blue Star Contemporary offers accredited internship opportunities to graduate and undergraduate students in a variety of positions Internships are available in five areas: Development, Public Relations & Marketing, Building & Gallery, Exhibitions & Programs, and MOSIAC Studio. These internships offer valuable experience in the inner workings of high-profile, non-profit organization. Our internships are not paid, but each counts as 3-hour credit course under the classification of Internship or Practicum. Internships run eight weeks with a minimum of 10 hours a week.
Internship Application Dates
- Fall 2016 – June 27 – July 29, 2016
- Spring 2017 – October 3 – November 4, 2016
- Summer 2017 – March 20 – April 21, 2017
For information about applying for an internship at Blue Star Contemporary, students should contact their current university and obtain the necessary paperwork and instructions. At the same time, they should apply for the internship at Blue Star by sending their resume and a cover letter to Inessa@bluestarart.org during the open application dates listed above.
In the years since its inception, Blue Star Contemporary has grown with the community, instigating positive change in both the art community and the community as a whole. Volunteering is a fun way to be a part of this positive change and meet vibrant like-minded people.
Volunteers will assist staff with exhibition openings, public programs, Family Saturday, and other special events. Volunteers should possess a love and appreciation of art.
Applications accepted at all times.
Blue Star Contemporary seeks a full-time Gallery Technician to oversee the installation and care of artwork, as well as maintenance of the museum’s facilities and archives.
Blue Star Contemporary subscribes to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity. It is our policy to provide employment, compensation, and other benefits related to employment based on qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state, or local law. In agreement with requirements of the Americans With Disabilities Act, it is our policy to provide reasonable accommodation upon request during the application process to eligible applicants so that they may be given a full and fair opportunity to be considered for employment.