Paid work experience placement in Seville with Capacity Ireland. This role is funded by Erasmus Plus.
Role: Gallery Assistant
Start Month: April 2019
Duration: 3 months
C/ Velarde, 9
Alarcón Criado is one of Seville’s principal art galleries and Andalusia’s most internationally renowned place of artistic exhibition. The gallery is situated in the
heart of the city and is frequently visited by a host of national and international tourists. Current exhibitions feature artists from all over the world including Estonia, Colombia, France, Argentina and, of course, Spain.
During the 13-week internship, the participant will have the opportunity to be part of a contemporary art gallery, where they will engage in different elements of its operation. The Erasmus+ funding covers the cost of return flights, travel insurance and accommodation and bills during the time in Spain, with students also receiving €120/week.
Previous Participant Responsibilities Included:
•Assisting in day-to-day administrative tasks
•Maintenance of the gallery’s social media output
•Helping with assembly and positioning of the pieces of art
•Preparation and creation of exhibitions from inception to official opening
•Web and graphic design
Required Applicant Profile:
•Arts background and experience in gallery management is preferable
•Experience in web design and administration is preferable
•Knowledge of design programs, such as Photoshop, InDesign, WordPress
•Spanish is not essential but desirable
Please apply via website:capacityireland.ie/erasmus/
Internship | Gallery Assistant at Alarcón Criado, Seville, Spain