(ENG) Internship/Volunteer Position

Job title: Exhibition Assistant and Project Coordinator

Reporting to: Alice Bonnot, Independent Curator

Purpose of role: To assist in the planning and delivery of present and future artistic projects in Portugal and abroad

Where: Lisbon, Portugal
Time will be divided between working together in Lisbon and you working from home

Part-time (possibility of discussing full-time)
4 to 6 months (that can be renewed)
Starting date: ASAP

I am currently working on several large-scale projects and therefore looking for an enthusiastic person to assist with the following:

(1) Exhibitions:
— Maintenance and follow-up of the current exhibition Triple Point at Belo Campo in Lisbon
— Assist with the planning and delivery of an upcoming travelling group exhibition of French and Portuguese artists and its related public programme (undertake artistic research, assist with the production details such as transport, insurance, funding applications etc., provide support with communication and promotion, contact external parties etc.)
— Assist with the planning of two other exhibitions (tbc)

(2) Launch of a new sustainable art residency programme:
— Assist with every step necessary for launching this ‘new site for cultural exchange and contemporary sustainability’ project (business plan, fundraising, website, research, building renovation etc.)

(3) Others:
— Other tasks and responsibilities in relation to my activities as a guest speaker and art consultant might be added depending on projects

Person Specifications:
— Highly motivated 
— A flexible approach to work and the ability to learn quickly
— Understanding of the stages of exhibition-making 
— Interest in environmental sustainability within the arts 
— Fluent in English and Portuguese
— Adobe Suite skills (Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator)

This is a volunteer position suitable for those looking to gain experience in the contemporary art sector.

If you are interested please send me your CV and Cover Letter at bonnot.alice@gmail.com. And if you need more information or if you have any question don’t hesitate to contact me before hand.

Looking forward to hearing from you 👋

Alice Bonnot  〰️ ➰
Independent Curator