Call for Applications: Art Fag City Editorial Intern

by Paddy Johnson on December 13, 2010 · 1 comment Opportunities

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Are you a masters student in art history overwhelmed by the quantity of your own opinions? Perhaps you’re journalism student, with burning desire to report on the news. Either way, have I got a job for you!

Art Fag City seeks editorial interns for the winter semester.

Ideal candidates have a strong interest in visual art and digital media, are proficient in MS Office and HTML, and possess excellent writing and editing skills. Applicants should also be extremely organized, self-motivated, and detail-oriented. Knowledge of Facebook, Delicious, Flickr, and Twitter is preferred.

Interns will work directly with AFC Editor-in-Chief Paddy Johnson to support all aspects of running an art blog, from content management to fundraising efforts. The position offers valuable hands-on experience in the fast-growing world of digital media, and in-depth insight into a prestigious online publication. Interns will also have the opportunity to attend private tours and panel discussions as well as write original content for the blog.

Duties include:

-Copy editing posts and columns

-Managing ongoing series

-Managing the AFC flickr account

-Project-based research

Applicants should expect to make a minimum commitment of 20 hours per week, although some work can be done remotely. Candidates who have or are working towards a degree in journalism are preferred. Those working towards an Masters in Art History are also encouraged to apply as are individuals with coding skillz. This position is unpaid.

If interested, please e-mail cover letter, resume, and availability to with “Intern Application” as the subject line.

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lozbuckley December 13, 2010 at 6:23 pm

any need for interns based in the uk? 🙂

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