Art Advisory Internship

April 17, 2024

  • Internship
  • Remote

Website LSS Art Advisory

Art Advisory Internship

LSS Art Advisory seeks a 2024 summer intern with an interest in and curiosity for contemporary art and excellent administrative and technical skills. We are open to a remote internship, the ideal candidate is currently enrolled in their sophomore or junior year pursuing an Arts related degree. We provide a multifaceted experience working in the exciting and fast paced world of art advising.

LSS Art Advisory was founded by Laura Smith Sweeney and is based in San Francisco. With clients ranging from new collectors to established patrons, LSS Art Advisory provides expertise in identifying, acquiring, curating, and managing contemporary art, with a focus on navigating the complexities of the art market.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities in collaboration with Art Associate:

Assist in the writing of our artist notebooks for clients: similar to a short art historical essay

Input data to our master transactions document, creating invoices in google docs

Collaborate on our social media strategy, fluency with instagram a plus

Input data into our Collection management system

Website updates

Enter and edit blog posts into WordPress

What you will Learn:

About contemporary artists and the art market

How an art advisory firm operates

How to work with auction houses, commercial galleries and museums

What We Require:

Proficient in Microsoft Suite Office, WordPress, MailChimp, Google Docs, and social media platforms. Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop a plus

Excellent research and writing skills

Knowledge of Art History and/or Contemporary Art

Prior intern experience at gallery, auction house or museum a plus

Familiarity with artists and galleries on LSSAA feed a plus

Individuals that are professional, highly organized and self-starters

Desire to work in a fast-paced small business environment

Candidates pursuing a degree in the Arts

Details:

We are looking for candidates who are entering their junior or senior year of college or at the graduate level

Timing flexible. Position can start as early as May and as late as July

Hours and schedule flexible

Work will be done remotely

To Apply:

Please email your Resume and Cover Letter to [email protected]

To apply for this job email your details to meghan@lssartadvisory.com