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South Bay Contemporary SoLA is a non-profit, artist run, alternative art organization supporting advanced explorations in contemporary art. SBC SoLA seeks curators and artists who are tapping into today’s current to bring forth exhibitions and experiences that give new perspective to our global culture. SBC SoLA is a place for imagination to flourish as creative fusions, hybrids and fictions illuminate the future.

SoLA Gallery

3718 West Slauson Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90043

Open Saturdays 1-5p or by appointment
Phone: (310) 429-0973
Email: southbaycontemporary@gmail.com

Internships

Call for Gallery Interns

(L) Ramisi Leigh, community outreach for Inglewood; Liz Alvarez; and Melody Hashemian. Photo by B Kneisley.

SBC SoLA Gallery is looking for individuals with a strong desire to learn the structure of a non-profit art organization. Our interns have interaction with the public, both in person and via social media. Ideal candidates will have strong written and organizational skills, be tech-savvy and be eager to meet creative challenges. This is a great opportunity to learn and grow.

Sample internship tasks may include:

  • Meeting, greeting and assisting artists, collectors and visitors
  • Writing and editing texts for posts, press releases, catalogs and magazine articles
  • Assist with curatorial research
  • Assist with exhibition coordination, installation design, art handling
  • Attending gallery openings and performing various event duties
  • Assisting with daily operational duties

Program Description:

This is an unpaid internship with a bi-weekly local travel stipend. Internships require a minimum commitment of at least one day per week. Gallery hours are Saturday, 1 – 5 pm.

  • experience using a digital camera and knowledge of Photoshop
  • up to date knowledge of social media platforms
  • understanding and interest in modern and contemporary art
  • Commitment: 1 day a week, 1-5pm Saturday, or remote work for a period of 4-6 months.

Please send cover letter and resume to southbaycontemporary@gmail.com with the subject line “Interns.”