Curatorial Intern at La Trobe College of Art and Design

Title: Curatorial Internship
Recommended Disciplines: Master of Creative and Cultural Industries
Intake: Semester 2  
Duration: 2 days per week
Location: Collingwood

The La Trobe College of Art and Design are a well-known private art, design and photography College located in Collingwood. They have been providing high quality Diploma and Advanced Diploma level contemporary arts education for the past 23 years. The college pride themselves in the close community they’ve created, and the success of past and present students in the art world.

Duties:

  • Contact past students to organise interviews about their education and professional lives after leaving the college. Write up an Alumni ‘spotlight’ we can put on the website and social media.
  • Organise and run an Alumni show in the College gallery.
  • Create ‘windows’ into the life of our students, through creating short videos of teachers and students talking about their experiences, and classes in action, to put on the website and social media.

Key skills required:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • An understanding of social media (Facebook and Instagram), Microsoft office (predominantly Word), and basic film (smart phone filming is fine)
  • Passionate about visual arts
  • An interest in curating
  • Not compulsory but an understanding of website design (WordPress) and/or photography would be useful.

Please follow the step-by-step guide on how to apply for APG5044 Professional Internship.