Interns & Volunteers

(L) Ramisi Leigh, community outreach for Inglewood; Liz Alvarez; and Melody Hashemian. Photo by B Kneisley.

SoLA Contemporary is looking for individuals with a strong desire to learn the structure of a non-profit art organization. Our volunteers and interns have interaction with the public, both in person and via social media. Ideal candidates will have strong written and organizational skills, be tech-savvy and be eager to meet creative challenges. This is a great opportunity to learn and grow.

Sample tasks may include:

  • Meeting, greeting and assisting artists, collectors and visitors
  • Writing and editing texts for social media posts, press releases, catalogs and magazine articles
  • Assist with curatorial research
  • Assist with exhibition coordination, installation design, art handling
  • Attending gallery openings and performing various event duties
  • Assisting with daily operational duties

This position may offer a bi-weekly local travel stipend. We welcome all backgrounds and experience levels, including:

  • experience using a digital camera and knowledge of Photoshop, or equivalent
  • up-to-date knowledge of social media platforms
  • understanding and interest in modern and contemporary art

Please send cover letter and resume to info@solacontemporary.org with the subject line “Interns.”