The Woskob Family Gallery is a space for contemporary arts and culture in downtown State College, PA.

Employment Opportunities

 

SUMMER 2020 INTERNSHIP

The Woskob Family Gallery is offering a summer programming internship opportunity. The primary focus of the Summer 2020 Programming Internship is the design, staffing, and publicity of the gallery’s free public programs for summer and fall 2020, including monthly First Friday events and programs during existing community events such as the Central Pennsylvania Festival for the Arts. Duties will include research to gain a general familiarity with the gallery’s mission and programs; bench-marking with similar institutions; developing content for free, public art-making programs that relate to the exhibitions and workshops; working within a set budget to purchase materials and supplies; and assisting the gallery’s Program Manager with communication and marketing efforts. The Programming Intern will also undertake planning and coordinating of programs for the next academic year.

The Programming Internship runs from May 4 – August 14, 2020. Interns are required to work ten hours per week under the supervision of the Program Manager during business hours (8 AM – 4 PM). The exact schedule will be determined in collaboration with gallery staff upon hiring. Interns are also expected to be present at all First Friday events, receptions, and gallery programs.

The ideal candidate has experience in and enthusiasm for working in community settings with diverse audiences; has great attention to detail; is a strong interpersonal communicator; and has experience with a diverse range of artmaking practices. This is an ideal position for a graduate student or advanced undergraduate student of Art Education, Visual Art, or other field related to art, design, and/or education.

Applications will be accepted until April 10, 2020. To apply, please include a cover letter explaining your interest in and goals for the position, a resume, and the name and contact information for two references who can speak to your qualifications for the position to txb725@psu.edu.

 

PART-TIME EMPLOYEES:

The Woskob Family Gallery is currently hiring part-time, hourly employees to staff events and assist with exhibition installation and de-installation. Students are eligible to apply for these positions. Please apply through the official PSU Job posting: https://psu.jobs/job/89758

OPEN CALLS:

The Woskob Family Gallery periodically has open calls for exhibitions and projects. We are not currently accepting any proposals but will keep this page updated when opportunities arise. 

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