Creative Time



The annual Creative Time Summit is a multi-day conference hosting international curators, artists, activists and academics whom discuss the intersection between art and social justice. As an intern with the Creative Time Summit, you’ll conduct research about artists and global current events; assist with the publication needs of an archival text; help with written content; draft artist correspondence; and attend department meetings and assist with department administration.


How to Apply




Applicants should have a high attention to detail and be organized, motivated, and self-directed. In addition, solid writing, research, and computer skills are helpful, as is a professional and comfortable phone manner. An interest in contemporary art, a familiarity with the field, a sense of humor, and enthusiasm for Creative Time’s mission and programs are important. Skills in Photoshop, Illustrator, HTML, art handling, Excel, grant writing, and shmoozing are highly desirable.

Internship Calendar


Spring Term

Application Deadline: January 8
Start Date: January 31
End Date: May 11


Summer Term

Application Deadline: April 21, 5pm
Start Date: June 1
End Date: August 11


Fall Term

Application Deadline: October 25th, 5pm
End Date: December 22



To apply, please send a completed application form with a cover letter, resume, writing sample (academic or professional, no longer than 3 pages) as ONE attachment, as well as the name and contact information for two references, to


Please do not submit an application before reading about Creative Time’s programs and reviewing the internship and departmental descriptions. Please do not send multiple attachments. Late applications will be considered on a case-by-case basis.


Please email for more information.


Due to a high volume applications, only candidates who have been selected for interviews will be contacted directly regarding their application status. No calls please.


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