INTERNSHIP PROGRAMME

CROSSROADS / PINTA LONDON seeks interns for temporary internship positions during the art show that will take place from 6 – 9 October at The Old Truman Brewery, London.

CROSSROADS / PINTA LONDON Internship Programme provides interns an in-depth exposure to the overall organisation of an art fair. Working under the supervision of the Production Manager, interns gain insight and learn about various activities and programmes for visitors. Internships are based on the Fair needs and requirements and are assigned to interns with the appropriate skills and interests.

Applicants should possess excellent verbal communication skills in English and knowledge of Spanish would be appreciated. He/she should have a professional appearance and excellent interpersonal skills. Must be reliable and punctual and prepared to commit to full attendance for the entire length of the internship.

Ideal candidates will be detail oriented. Art History or Fine Arts background and knowledge of modern and contemporary art are preferred. All internships are unpaid, but daily stipends are provided.

Please, note: CROSSROADS / PINTA LONDON does not provide accommodation, travel fees and/or visa sponsorship. 

INTERNSHIP

1) Exhibitor and Visitor Support Internship

Responsibilities will include:

  • Assist with general administrative tasks at the ticket counter
  • Assist exhibitors, curators and artists
  • Assist attendants at the Auditorium

2) Production Staff Internship

Responsibilities will include:

  • Assist with general production tasks, such as receiving artworks, banners, and furniture.
  • Assist exhibitors and sponsors

3) VIP Internship

Responsibilities will include:

  • Assist VIP Manager with the VIP listings
  • Assist and welcome international VIP
  • Attend VIP events inside and outside the fair
  • Assist attendants at the VIP Lounge

4) Communication and Social Media Internship

Responsibilities will include:

  • Assist Photographer in various tasks
  • Organize photographs per event and communicate with our Website Designer
  • Edit short videos for our social media pages
  • Update several times a day our Social Media pages, working closely with the Marketing Coordinator

5) Press Internship

Responsibilities will include:

  • Assist Press Manager with press releases and press communications
  • Assist international reporters and journalists

6) Architecture Department Internship

Responsibilities will include:

  • Assist Fair Architect
  • Act as a liaison between the Architect and exhibitors
  • Act as a liaison between the Architect and building constructors

How to apply:

Send a brief cover letter and your resume via email: fortunata@crossroadsart.net. Please write “CROSSROADS / PINTA LONDON Internship”, and indicate two specific Internship choices (in order of preference) in the subject line. We will respond quickly to arrange an interview.