Gallery Intern Resume Samples

A Gallery Intern is an intern who joins the Gallery to render support services to gallery staff, managers, directors, visitors, and volunteers, and as well as vendors and artists. Although the roles and responsibilities vary by location, and type of gallery, the following are certain core tasks seen on the Gallery Intern Resume – providing administrative services, ordering office and retail supplies, answering phone calls, issuing and managing written correspondence, setting up and confirming appointments, providing desktop publishing support and design mailers, artist background materials, event invitations and brochures; and training volunteers.

To succeed in this role, the interns need the following skills and abilities – excellent computer skills; experience with conducting research, knowledge of contemporary art and artists; strong interpersonal skills; knowledge of WordPress, photography of artwork, art handling, blogging, HTML, or social media. Applicants for the internship should have a degree in Art History or Visual Arts Administration. However, other graduates are also encouraged to apply.

Gallery Intern Resume example

Gallery Intern Resume

Objective : Extremely self-motivated results-driven, and adaptable artist with the ability to interpret undeveloped concepts and ideas into complete visual experiences. Excellent communication and organizational skills.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Flash, Adobe DreamWeaver, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe AfterEffects.

Description :

    1. Provided information about the current exhibitions, the gallery, and other general inquiries over the telephone and in person.
    2. Supported the gallery by planning and attending opening receptions and other events.
    3. Maintained overall gallery appearance.
    4. Interacted with gallery visitors and helped them understand and appreciate the artwork.
    5. Oversaw the entire store and staff to ensure that excellent customer service is being provided at all times.
    6. Completed daily orders and inventory to accurately track product use and decrease loss.
    7. Responsible for all cash handling procedures including opening and closing registers, daily deposits, and tracking sales.
    8. Trained new team members on correct policies and procedures including efficiency and customer service.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA in Art History


Gallery Intern Resume

Objective : Seeking to gain successful progressive employment within a company where one can obtain stability and longevity which will allow growth. Possessing abilities to generate innovative ideas and solutions and to see the big picture.

Skills : Digital Photography, Analog Photography, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Lightroom, Adobe Illustrator.

Description :

    1. Installed exhibitions and maintain the Gallery in the Studio Arts building.
    2. Stepped into a leadership role and assisted the less experienced interns.
    3. Repaired the gallery by patching and painting the walls, replacing dead light bulbs, and cleaning the gallery.
    4. Participated in five gallery installations during this internship, and each was drastically different in media and layout.
    5. Graduated Senior Show included works in all the listed media, as well as multimedia works, sound, and video.
    6. Installed a memorial exhibition.
    7. Assisted with gallery operations, including preparing exhibitions, gallery maintenance, social media, and marketing upcoming gallery events.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BFA in Fine Art


Gallery Intern Resume

Objective : Seeks to further expand a career in the arts by offering unique industry experience, leadership skills, and a true passion for creative production and development. Creative problem solver with an aptitude for both self-sufficiency and working with people.

Skills : Illustration, Logo Development, Poster Design, Print & Web Ads, Branding, Silkscreen, Fine Art.

Description :

    1. Assisted on gallery installations with curator including designing various projects that my mentor required.
    2. Designed campus maps for visitors to locate galleries around campus more effectively.
    3. Learned a great deal on the amount of effort that goes into gallery installations as well as the effectiveness of the work placement throughout the gallery.
    4. Gained a great deal of experience while my time spent as an intern.
    5. Installed of a new show from lighting fixtures to where each piece would be individually placed.
    6. Prepared to set up a senior show at the end of the final spring semester.
    7. Facilitated all aspects of installation throughout multiple exhibitions including curation, condition reporting, framing, lighting, hanging, etc.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BFA in Graphic Design

Gallery Intern Resume

Objective : Detail-oriented, creative intern with professional experience in map editing and production using ArcMap and developing online web maps in ArcGIS online for use in Emergency Management.

Skills : Adobe Creative Suite, Filemaker Pro, OpenTable.

Description :

    1. Involved in the project creating Excel of how the values General administration and maintenance.
    2. Managed artwork inventory and availability using over the past decade.
    3. Scanned and organized, update third-party platforms using library and inventory.
    4. Assisted the sales team by answering calls and emails.
    5. Organized contacts for mass emails for the press. 
    6. Delivered valuable art to collectors.
    7. Translated press and emails and press releases.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Gallery Intern Resume

Objective : Seeking a Gallery Intern position that allows gaining further experience both professionally and creatively in an environment in which one can utilize a unique skill set of business acumen and artistic knowledge at a company that enriches professional and personal interests.

Skills : Adobe Photoshop, SAP Accounting Software, Quickbooks.

Description :

    1. Assisted with the facilitation of art gallery exhibitions.
    2. Assisted at gallery opening events.
    3. Maintained and cultivated relationships with artists and gallery directors.
    4. Able to offer knowledge of artworks when approached.
    5. Assisted with any administrative work necessary.
    6. Organized and maintained gallery books.
    7. Responsible for tending to gallery space maintenance and exhibition preparation, customer service and satisfaction, as well as on-line inventory management.
    8. Assisted in the framing and installation of works.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA in Art History

Gallery Intern Resume

Objective : Friendly, Gallery Intern professional, and courteous manner. Extensive knowledge of Apple/Mac computers, Adobe CS, HTML, CSS, Javascript, and jQuery/Ajax Substantial knowledge of art materials, art literature, history, construction, and the handling of artwork. Team and Community-minded, active within the community.

Skills : Filemaker Pro, SalesForce, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Bridge, Capture One, Photo Grip, Canon, And Nikon Equipment, Flow.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the image archive that bosses built.
    2. Worked day to day keeping the gallery organized and ready for any upcoming show that they might have.
    3. Went on multiple errands collecting things that the studio needed.
    4. Published press releases on relevant arts and culture websites.
    5. Assisted resident artists in their upcoming shows (light handling, curating, lighting).
    6. Handled phone traffic, prepared orders, greeted guests as they entered the space.
    7. Assisted in setting up installation for an upcoming photography exhibit.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BFA in Photography

Gallery Intern Resume

Summary : Focused and enthusiastic individual with a multi-faceted background in communication, leadership, and project management. Experienced extending throughout both art and service industries emphasizes a common aptitude in exhibiting a dedicated work ethic, prioritizing great attention to detail, and cultivating the ability to multi-task.

Skills : Adobe Photoshop, Filemaker Pro, Indesign, Painting, Adobe Creative Suite, Dreamweaver, HTML 5, CSS, Javascript, Photography, Video Editing, Video Production, WordPress, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Worked at the front desk.
    2. Worked on press using Photoshop and InDesign.
    3. Scanned documents.
    4. Assisted the archivist and registrar with various tasks.
    5. Conducted research for various staff members.
    6. Ran errands.
    7. Managed Gallery floor, described artworks and exhibitions to customers.
    8. Helped sell artworks.
    9. Installed and uninstalled art exhibitions.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BFA in Painting

Gallery Intern Resume

Objective : Creative individual with 6 months of gallery experience, committed from concept to development. Talents include extensive knowledge and background in Fine Art and an acute sense of visual aesthetics.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop.

Description :

    1. Helped research and coordinated events.
    2. Created content and retouched images for fine art gallery's website.
    3. Planned and executed art openings and gallery exhibitions.
    4. Quickly and efficiently responded to artists and companies the gallery was working with.
    5. Organized and provided oversight to gallery finances, managing over PS20,000 in income.
    6. Created a digital and print catalog that included various artists.
    7. Maintained an art inventory database of 1,200 artworks ranging from photorealistic paintings to abstract oil pastels.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BA

Gallery Intern Resume

Objective : Highly motivated college graduate seeking a dynamic and rewarding career with a well-respected organization, eager to pursue employment in the arts or retail. Looking for a career that offers room for creativity and inspiration.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Graphic Design.

Description :

    1. Worked directly with artist Setup and deconstruction of the gallery Design and cut vinyl.
    2. Created work per gallery request (i.e. canvas work, oil painting, life drawing) other duties as necessary.
    3. Supervised and do an inventory of the art gallery while the owner was maintaining a gallery in another state.
    4. Gathered and entered exhibiting artist information in Excel.
    5. Accounted for inventory and artwork sales in the gallery database.
    6. Managed and expanded the gallery client list for openings, events, and new artwork arrivals.
    7. Prepared gallery press releases for online publication.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    0-2 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Entry Level
    Education
    Education
    BA in History of Art and Architecture

    Gallery Intern Resume

    Objective : Create design solutions both expansive and concise, that push perception while simultaneously adhering to a relevant context and the constant evolution of human nature. Always eager to learn about and research different concepts to ultimately apply to new refreshing ideas, as well as fully developed and thoroughly executed finished products.

    Skills : Salesforce, Raiser's Edge, Patron Edge, Microsoft Office.

    Description :

      1. Helped de-install, install, curate, and design exhibitions.
      2. Conversed with visiting, local, and student artists.
      3. Utilized graphic and design skills at the copy center and assisted clients in the paper selection.
      4. Organized database of donations and membership details.
      5. Assisted visitors with questions and sale inquiries.
      6. Assisted in the implementation and development of exhibition openings and other art programs.
      7. Maintained a clean and welcoming environment.
      8. Assisted associate director with selecting new exhibitions, installing works, and coordinating public events.
      9. Cataloged and took inventory of photographic collections.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    2-5 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Junior
    Education
    Education
    BFA in Photography