Paid Internship Opportunity in Arts in Lyon, France
- Lyon, France
- August 21, 2023 01:26
- 100€ - 300€
This opportunity is with one of Lyon's highly regarded art institutions. Our institution, with an international reach, is recognized for promoting and incubating highly innovative and avant-garde art, design and architecture. Our commitment is to inspire and educate by fostering a multidisciplinary approach, which results in an enriching experience for all our visitors and collaborators.
The selected intern will gain hands-on experience in a broad spectrum of operations in an internationally recognized art institution. Primary responsibilities include assisting in the coordination and execution of exhibits, liaising with artists and curators, cataloguing artworks, maintaining our digital databases, and engaging in educational outreach programs. Furthermore, the incumbent will play a vital role in our public relations efforts, managing social media platforms, and creating engaging content.
The ideal candidate must be enrolled in a graduate program in Art History, Museum Studies, Cultural Management, or a related field. He/She should possess keen research abilities and be detail-oriented with strong organizational skills. Proficiency in French and English is a must, while knowledge of additional languages is considered advantageous. Proven exposure to social media tools, experience with Adobe Creative Suite especially Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign are desired. An understanding of the contemporary art scene in France is a strong plus.
We seek an enthusiastic team player, capable of working independently, prioritizing tasks, and meeting deadlines. The candidate should be passionate about art and culture, possess strong interpersonal and communication skills, have a flair for creative problem solving and should be ready to work in a multicultural fast-paced environment.
Lyon, the third-largest city in France, is hailed as a cultural and gastronomic hotspot. Its rich history, from Roman times to the Resistance, is rivaled by a vibrant contemporary art scene. The city is known for its stunning architecture and houses UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Lyon offers an, overall, high quality of living, with a charming blend of traditional and modern vibes.