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Local Austin Artist Specializing in Large Oversized

Abstract Art & Commissioned Pieces. 

©2014 - 2019 by

Julie Ahmad Contemporary Art

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Art Boss, ATX

Artist Marketing Internship

 

APPLICATIONS CLOSED!  

Thank you to all of you that applied!  We had over 200 applications for the position and had a tough decision to make.  Please do keep creating and check back in June for the Fall Interns!

Job Summary:

Intern will work on their own body of work while shadowing Contemporary Artist Julie Ahmad, and assist with Marketing initiatives. Internship will culminate in a final group show at the West Austin Studio Tour in May 2019 under the Art Boss, atx group.  Similar to the group shows done with a collective of professional artist last year during the tour Femme-Easta.

Initiatives and Programs include Art Shows, Portfolio Development, Content Creation, Photo-shoots, Photo Editing, Social Media Presence, Monthly Newsletter, Sales Campaigns and Expanding retail presence in Austin and beyond.

This internship is designed to be both educational and practical. Individuals must have a strong work ethic and willingness to learn. This internship is an excellent opportunity to understand sales, artist branding, and marketing development while supporting a small business and working hands on with a professional artist.

Perks:

  • Guidance and support of your professional development

  • Your art will be shown alongside Julie Ahmad Contemporary Art

  • Art critiques

  • Budget and sourcing support for your art

  • Visual merchandising support for your art

  • Build your portfolio, CV sheet

  • Featured artist on Julie Ahmad’s social media & blog

 

Your Responsibilities:

  • Develop body of work for West Austin Studio Tour to showcase in May 2019

  • Assist the Marketing Assistant

  • Assist in creating and implementing social media content

  • Take photos and videos

  • Assist with the details that go into executing a successful art show

  • Run errands and perform various tasks.

  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications

  • Strong portfolio

  • Creativity, Tech-Savvy and a can-do attitude.

  • Self-starter with strong attention to detail, problem-solving skills, and demonstrated ability to be flexible in work assignments.

  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills, collaborative work style.

  • Proficiency in use of Social Media.

  • Some college required, fine art background preferred.

  • Prior interning experience is not required.

  • Candidate’s individual skill set and interests will be considered and leveraged.

  • 10-15 hours of availability per week

 

Please email portfolio along with resume, cover letter and web address, if applicable, to jobs@julieahmad.com. This is an unpaid position. College credit may be available depending on the requirements of your college or university.