Learning Opportunities

Intern with the Hygienic Art staff and gain experience in non-profit arts management.

  • Learn about our mission, exhibitions, and organizational systems
  • Gain practical and theoretical training in gallery management
  • Contemplate the role of art galleries in contemporary society
  • Work closely with members of the Hygienic Art staff

Interns take on a variety of projects included assisting with development, writing, graphic design; children’s programming/education, gallery assisting, hanging shows, and more! You'll have the opportunity to work with the community and develop of portfolio of work to for your career development.

All internships are unpaid, although academic credit can be arranged for eligible applicants.

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Work with dynamic group of people in a creative and fun environment!


Our Program


3-Month Internships

Internships require a minimum of 3 months (one semester) in the Fall, Spring or Summer. Internships are part-time and are unpaid, and preferably for college credit. Application deadlines are rolling. Positions are filled as needed.

How to Apply

Applying is as easy as filling out our online application form. Our General Manager will contact you to further discuss internship opportunities at Hygienic. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis, and opportunities are filled as needed.

Frequently Asked Questions

Are your internships paid?

Our internships are unpaid. We prefer our interns to receive college credit or work-study stipend.

I can't commitment to a set schedule, can I still intern?

Our interns work a set schedule for a period of three months. If you can not fully commit to a regular working schedule, you can still be involved with Hygienic by joining our volunteer team!

What kind of work will I be doing as an intern?

Our interns work on a variety of projects, and we will try to align those projects with your interests and skills. Examples of projects could include: social media management, public relations, event planning, arts education (Artist Academy Jr.), ect.

Hygienic Art Galleries | 79 Bank Street, New London, CT, 06320 info@hygienic.org | 860.443.8001