Opportunity to intern from late June to early September at
the Cill Rialaig Arts Centre in Ballinskelligs, Co. Kerry
where you will have free accommodation.
Ideal for Arts Graduates and those hoping to climb the ladder in Arts
Depending on travel restrictions this may suit arts
graduates living in Co. Kerry or Co. Cork.
Hone your design and marketing skills via social media
and other platforms.
Meet leading artists from Ireland and the world who have
been awarded Residencies at the famous Cill Rialaig Retreat.
Learn about curation, art conservation, preparation for
exhibitions, be involved in the hanging and running of fine
art exhibitions and exhibitions of high quality craft,
managing children’s workshops and operating a small Arts
Centre Café with lessons for everybody in Wood-fired
Opportunities to join workshops and learn
about printmaking and framing.
All this, beside the sea on the spectacular Skellig Ring –
nominated by Lonely Planet Guide as No. 10 in Top World
Driving license / car may be an advantage.
Online interviews can be arranged immediately!
Send Cv and cover letter immediately if interested
to firstname.lastname@example.org –
The renowned Cill Rialaig Arts Centre in Ballinskelligs, Co. Kerry seeks bright young confident arts graduates or emerging artists for their summer intern scheme June – September where successful candidates will gain practical experience in arts administration and arts business development, communications, organisational systems, event planning, cataloguing and fundraising and if desired gain practical skills in printmaking and framing.
There is also scope for those with an interest in the culinary arts to work alongside a top chef in the art exhibition centre’s Art Café and in the launch of a unique food range.
There is an opportunity to meet major international artists and leading Irish artists who are awarded residencies at the Cill Rialaig Artists Retreat. There is also time given to work on personal projects.
Accommodation is provided.
Desirable skills –
Understanding of contemporary art practice, administration including Microsoft Office, knowledge of Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, WordPress etc. and good graphic design skills desirable. Printmaking artists may benefit from access to workshops in our Print Studio.
GAA supporters may like to know there’s a very good portrait by artist Anastasia Healy O’Donoghue on offer presently from Cill Rialaig Arts Centre at a very attractive price.
The artist having had a residency at the remote Bolus Head retreat donated the painting to the oft times stressed project which still operates a rent free Residency Programme and has brought over 4000 artists from all over Ireland and the world on an all year round basis to this marginalised but beautiful area.
Enquiries to email@example.com or tel 066 9479277/066 9479297. First come first served.