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John Chamberlain Estate – Fall Internship NYFA New York, NY

  • Full Time Internship
  • New York, NY
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Job: John Chamberlain Estate – Fall Internship
Internship
Paid/Unpaid: paid
Company: NYFA
Location: New York, NY
Application Deadline: 08/31/2019

Internship Description

John Chamberlain
Estate – Fall Internship

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Description

The Estate of John Chamberlain seeks two highly motivated
interns for a paid internship beginning in early September and continuing
through year end.  Interns will report
directly to the Chief Archivist or her designee.

Applicants should have strong interest in gaining
experience working in an artist’s archive and be passionate about art history,
sculpture, and library science, and of course, the life and work of John
Chamberlain.    

Primary
responsibilities include:

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•             Scanning
and cataloguing bibliographic materials for the in-house database.

•             Navigating
New York public libraries and museum libraries as well as on-line research
databases to conduct bibliographic research.

•             Researching
and reviewing exhibition checklists and auction catalogues.

•             Organizing
physical and digital archival materials in accordance with best archival
practices as set forth by the archival team.

•             Data
entry of relevant exhibition and bibliographic information.

•             Assisting
the archival team with on-going long-term projects and more spontaneous,
short-term needs.

•             Other
projects as assigned.

Qualified candidates must be able to commit to working a
minimum of two eight hour days per week until year end (although days per week
are flexible); possess strong communication and interpersonal skills; be
organized, detail oriented, responsible, discrete, professional and eager to
learn.  For consideration, please submit
a cover letter and CV, along with three references to
careers@johnchamberlain.co. Interviews will take place late August and early
September with select candidates starting in September.

The Estate of John Chamberlain is an Equal Opportunity
Employer.  We evaluate qualified
applicants regardless of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion,
creed, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran
status, political affiliation  and any
other characteristics or statuses protected by law. Only qualified candidates
will be contacted.

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