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Internship

Summer Art Intern, The Transmitter

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Simons Foundation

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3mo ago

🚀 Summer Internship

New York

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Summer Internship

Creative Arts & Fashion•New York

Description

  • The Transmitter is looking for a motivated art and design intern for the summer of 2024. This is an outstanding opportunity for a beginning creative to learn about editorial design, illustration and photography and web production while developing real-world skills at a dynamic digital magazine centered on the world of neuroscience. The intern will receive training and mentoring from the art team and will potentially leave with portfolio pieces.
  • This paid internship has a 32-hour-per-week minimum requirement and can be full-time. It will take place on site at the Simons Foundation offices in New York City from June through August.

Requirements

  • A portfolio in one or more of the following: graphic design, digital illustration, infographics and data visualization, animation.
  • Experience with the Adobe creative suite.
  • A strong interest in neuroscience is a plus.
  • Must be detail-oriented, deadline-driven and highly organized and demonstrate high standards in written English and visual communication.
  • Must be a team player and have the ability to coordinate project work across the editorial team.
  • REQUIRED APPLICATION MATERIALS:
  • In addition to your portfolio, please submit a rĂ©sumĂ© and cover letter describing your interest in this position.

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Creative Arts & Fashion

Responsibilities

  • Assist the art director with art and photography research; contact scientists and press officers to track down images to illustrate articles and other features.
  • Assist the web producers with miscellaneous tasks.
  • Depending on the candidate’s skills: develop illustrations, color-correct photography.
  • Help with QA new website developments.
  • Prepare WordPress articles.
  • Perform any other duties or tasks as assigned or required.

Details

Work type

Part time

Work mode

office

Location

New York