Curatorial Internships

We are currently seeking two volunteer Curatorial Interns to support the Curatorial team in the closing stages of the 2014 Biennial, research and development of the 2016 Biennial; and the delivery of the Biennial’s year-round public programme events. 

Volunteer Internships typically last for three months (two – three days per week) and specific activities and learning will include:

  • Supporting the team to keep paper and electronic files related to artists and their commissions up to date and in good order.
  • Conducting research and collating information on artists for press, marketing, grant applications and general archival purposes.
  • Conducting research and collating information on possible sites and venues for the public realm artworks.
  • In consultation with the Team, booking accommodation and travel where applicable for artists, speakers and curators, and assisting with research visits.
  • Assisting with the technical, logistical and administrative aspects of developing and delivering the year-round public programme and Australian artist residency programme.
  • Liaising with various external contacts in order to obtain information required for the research and preparation of 2016 Biennial as well as the year-round public programme, as required.

  • Internships at Liverpool Biennial are unpaid and are classed as voluntary work, however we do make reimbursement for travel to and from work, and also pay a meal allowance. Total reimbursement is £15 per day.

    If you are passionate about Contemporary Art and would like to be considered for an internship please send your CV with a covering letter of application by e-mail to jane@biennial.com. Please ensure that you put INTERNS 2014 as the subject title for your email.

    We look forward to hearing from you!