Internship posted by: Rubin Museum of Art
Posted on: December 7, 2012
Commitment: Approximately 15-20 hours/week
Semesters: Spring, Summer, Fall
Positions Available: 1-2
Academic Level: Mature undergraduate, recent graduate, or graduate student
Description: Print & Electronic Media team seeks an intern to assist with the preparation and production of video content for online distribution. Additionally, there may be opportunities to contribute to the museum's blog and social media outlets.
Skills: Candidate must be highly organized, able to work independently, and have a positive, flexible attitude in a fast-paced environment. Skills and interest in filmmaking or museum multimedia preferred. Excellent writing skills and the ability to conduct efficient research are both desired. Experience with non-linear video editing is required (Final Cut Pro). Proficiency in Photoshop is highly desired, as is experience with hand-coding HTML/CSS. Proficiency in Excel and Word is necessary. Must be able to work on a Mac.
Rubin Museum of Art Overview:
Rubin Museum of Art is home to a comprehensive collection of art from the Himalayas and surrounding regions. Through changing exhibitions and an array of engaging public programs, the Rubin Museum offers opportunities to explore the artistic legacy of the Himalayan region and to appreciate its place in the context of world cultures. For more information, please visit: www.rmanyc.org
Interns in all museum departments are invited to participate in several group activities per semester:
All internships are unpaid. Academic requirements may be fulfilled by arrangement with the individual college or university. Rubin Museum interns receive the following benefits:
Applicants are encouraged to apply for up to three internships (descriptions follow). Please write a one-page cover letter which specifies (1) which internships you are applying for, (2) your relevant qualifications, (3) your interest in the Rubin Museum of Art, and (4) your availability (days/times).
Please email your resume and cover letter to:
Coordinator, Internship Program
Rubin Museum of Art