The Bronx Documentary Center (BDC), a 501(c)3 non-profit gallery and screening room, is currently seeing two (2) qualified fall interns with a mind for social change to assist the directors and programming team with a variety of administrative tasks. Support is needed in planning and installing photo exhibitions; conducting research, and organizing documentary workshops with world-renowned filmmakers and photojournalists.
Candidates from ethnic and cultural backgrounds that represent the current landscape of the Bronx are encouraged to apply.
Ideal candidates would demonstrate the following qualities:
Curious with a love of learning
Excellent writing, editing and research skills
Experience in gallery, museum or clerical settings
Familiarity with InDesign, Illustrator, Microsoft Word, and Excel
Systems-thinkers and system-builders welcome
A passion for arts administration, documentary photo and film and/or social change
Knowledge of Spanish a plus
Work toward Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree preferred but not required
A positive, team-oriented attitude
The Bronx Documentary Center was founded in 2011 and is located in the heart of the South Bronx. The Center’s mission is to broaden viewership of documentary film and photography and use these mediums as tools for education, community building and social change.
Travel stipend is available for subway and late-night taxi.
Interested applicants may contact us at email@example.com with a resumé and cover letter. The internship is unpaid. Time requirement is one to two days per week beginning in September and ending mid to late December. Assistance for Saturdays evening events is sometimes required.