Creative Time



The Editorial Intern will assist our Mellon Editorial Fellow in the research, coordination, and publication of a new book project marking the 10th anniversary of the Creative Time Summit. Applicants can expect to assist with manuscript editing and revisions; help to secure image permissions; draft correspondence and contact artists, writers, and publishers. Applicants should have interest in publishing, social practice, and public art. Ideal candidates have excellent written skills and knowledge of multiple languages.


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 2019

Application Deadline: November 9th, 6pm
Start Date: January 19th
End Date: May 15th

Summer Term 2019

Application Deadline: March 15th, 6pm
Start Date: May/June 2019
End Date: August 2019



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.


Download Application (PDF)