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Administrative Gallery Coordinator
Teaching Artist
Gallery Assistant On-Call
Designer in Residence
Development Intern
Curatorial Intern
Gallery Management Intern
Information Management Intern


Full-time Position Offered - The ADMIN GALLERY COORDINATOR position offers a dynamic opportunity in leadership, artistic vision, community development, marketing and communications. Duties range from creating artist networks, working with curators and jurors, gallery operations, supporting community development partnerships and managing the door for concerts and special events. This is an 'all hands on deck', fast-paced, 'get your hands dirty' work environment. We are a small organization with amazing momentum and impact.

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Teaching Artist

Teaching Artist provide art instruction in Oakland public schools to fill gaps in limited arts programming and nurtures creativity in Oakland's next generation.

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Gallery Assistant On-Call

The Gallery Assistant provides support to the Administrative Gallery Coordinator and the Program Manager. The position is responsible for assisting the production of exhibitions, programs and special events, arts administration, gallery operations and other tasks as assigned for a visual arts organization.

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Curatorial Internship

A part-time, unpaid Curatorial Internship is available at Pro Arts; schedule is flexible with a minimum of 12 hour per week commitment. Curatorial Interns receive professional curatorial experience in a non-profit contemporary art setting. They gain detailed knowledge of Pro Artsí visual arts programming, through supporting the development and production of exhibitions and East Bay Open Studios.

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An internship at Pro Arts offers the hands-on experience in the profession of gallery management at a non-profit contemporary art space. Under the direct supervision of the Administrative Gallery Coordinator, the intern will perform day-to-day tasks which support the operations of both the exhibition space and non profit in general. In addition, the intern will be assigned specific projects related to administration, development, operations, events and membership.

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Information Management Internship

Interns will contribute to the organization of historical and archival documents that detail the legacy of Pro Arts.

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Designer in Residence

Pro Arts invites graphic designers to produce interesting announcements for exhibitions and events. Designers in residence work with staff to design print materials for gallery programming.

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Development Internship

A part-time, unpaid Development Internship is open to assist with Pro Arts' annual development campaigns and events, including East Bay Open Studios Sponsorship, Box Art Benefit Auction and special events. The Development Intern will contribute to coordinating development strategies and supplement administrative work involved in planning events.

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