View art center offers internships in Old Forge

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OLD FORGE — View, the non-profit multi-arts venue in the Adirondacks, is offering summer internships to college students and recent graduates.

Interns will receive hands-on training in arts programming and day-to-day operations while working with a small, committed staff and volunteers. Interns may assist in more than one area depending on their abilities and interests, but are designated to specific roles, such as exhibitions assistant, workshop assistant, performance assistant, marketing and media assistant, and event and benefits assistant.

Responsibilities will include assisting with benefits and fundraisers, preparation and distribution of promotional materials, exhibition installation and take down, various administrative tasks and errands, and communication with visitors and associates.

Excellent computer and communication skills are a must. Interns are expected to work 40 hours a week. Housing and a bi-weekly stipend are provided. College credits may also be arranged. Interns may attend workshops, events, and performances free of charge on a space-available basis.

Interns with skills in illustration, graphics, video, or photography may be given opportunities to build their portfolios. If qualified, interns may have the opportunity to teach a workshop.

To apply, email a cover letter and résumé as a PDF or Word document to info@ViewArts.org with “Internship” and the position(s) sought in the subject line of the email. The application deadline is March 15.

More information is at ViewArts.org. View is at 3273 State Route 28 in Old Forge.

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