Internship Programme 2023
1a space, founded in 1998, is an independent, non-profit making contemporary visual arts organization and exhibition venue founded by a collective of Hong Kong artworkers. Over the past twenty years, 1a space has presented and organized more than 160 exhibitions and activities. 1a space has played a vital role in developing new frontiers for the visual arts scene in Hong Kong and its representation abroad.
If you are passionate about art and looking for an internship experience with flexible working schedule during your studying, welcome to join the 1a space Internship 2023 to explore one of the most prominent art organisation in Hong Kong. It is a unique opportunity for current students in Arts, culture and humanities disciplines in obtaining contemporary art exhibition experience in a gallery setting. The intern will work closely with the management team of 1a space to gain insights into art/cultural project development, event logistics, exhibition setup and dismantling, as well as other art administrative tasks.
Application period: now until 26th January 2023 Duration: February 2023 to June 2023
Working hours: Part time - Working dates are negotiable
Participate and gain practical training in art management through active involvement in the preparation, coordination and logistic of the “Jockey Club Contemporary Art Literacy and Appreciation Programme”, “ Collage City”, other exhibitions and special programmes
Work closely with the team members to assist in docent training workshops, public guided tours, art workshops, art talks and other special events
Develop and implement marketing strategies and promotional campaign for the related cultural programmes
Manage website and social media platforms
Assist exhibition installation and dismantlement
Offer assistance to daily operation of the gallery and during gallery events
Student currently studying art, design, humanities, architecture, moving images, art education, museum studies or other related subjects
with strong interest in working professionally in the contemporary art field
A good team player with good communication skills
Outgoing, gracious and obliging with good command of spoken English and Chinese (Cantonese / Mandarin)
Skills in photography, videography and Adobe Creative Suite is a plus.
If you are interested in this internship post, please submit your application along with your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org (Subject: Application to 1a space Internship Programme 2023) by 26th January 2023.
Personal data will only be used for application processing. Applicants do not receive any response by 10th February 2023 should be treated as unsuccessful.
All applications will be treated in strict confidence and personal information will only be used for recruitment related purposes.