Student Opportunities

Design Lab 2014-2015 students

Because of the George Washington University's collaboration with the nation’s most prestigious cultural institutions — as well as internships in museums and top design firms — the Corcoran School offers opportunities like no other, inspiring students to create art and design with the potential to shape and influence the world beyond.

Center for Career Services

Whether it's an internship, work-study position, or finding a great job after graduation, the Center for Career Services at GW offers many online and in-person resources to help students plan successful career paths. Contact the Center for Career Services for personal career coaching, self-assessment, resume and portfolio building or information on navigating the GWork system.

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HIRING: Graphic Designer experienced in Adobe Creative Suite

Strengthen your portfolio, work will reach global audience of hundreds of thousands of soldiers and their families.

The Design & Digital Team is seeking a full-time or part-time intern

The Design & Digital Team is seeking a full-time or part-time intern to assist with graphic design, digital content, and social media.

Call for applications: AIF Clinton Fellowship for service in India

The American India Foundation (AIF) is pleased to accept applications for the 2019-20 William J. Clinton Fellowship for Service in India.

Opportunity for emerging and established artists

The Visual Arts Department at Montgomery College, Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus, is pleased to announce the following opportunity for emerging and established artists.

ATTN Corcoran Alumni: The film and music department at the Edlavitch DCJCC is seeking a Film & Music Operations Manager

The Edlavitch DC Jewish Community Center’s Film and Music department is seeking a dedicated and energetic self-starter for the full-time position of Operations Manager.  This role will oversee the daily operations and administrative functions of the film and music programs at the DCJCC, including the EDCJCC’s flagship festivals – the Washington Jewish Film Festival and the Washington Jewish Music Festival. Between the two Festivals and active year-round programming across both arts disciplines, the Operations Manager will be a key planner in cultural programming that attracts over 25,000 patrons annually across 150+ events. 

The Normandy Hotel is seeking senior photography students

The Normandy Hotel is seeking senior photography students to take their hotel photography for their new website.

Call for Applications: Harriet Hale Woolley Scholarship

The Fondation des Etats-Unis is currently accepting applications for its annual Harriet Hale Woolley Scholarship. Eligible candidates are graduate and post-graduate visual artists and musicians of exceptional talent who wish to pursue advanced artistic studies in Paris, France during the upcoming academic year.

Student Photographer for October 30 Law Firm Reception

Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney is interested in hiring a student photographer for the Annual Fall Client Reception that takes on Tuesday, October 30, 5:30 PM-7:30 PM.

The National Museum of Women in the Arts seeking freelance graphic designer

The National Museum of Women in the Arts is looking for a freelance graphic designer who is regularly available to work on proposals, event invitations, etc. for the museum.

Monmouth University seeking tenure-track faculty member

Monmouth University is currently searching for a tenure-track faculty member in a new Interactive Digital Media concentration.

Transformer Auction 2018 Volunteer Positions

15th Annual Transformer Silent Auction & Benefit Party Saturday, November 17th, 2018
7pm VIP HOUR | 8pm PARTY
 CORCORAN SCHOOL OF THE ARTS & DESIGN Transformer’s primary fundraising event, our Annual Silent Auction & Benefit Party is an extension of our non-profit organization’s overall cutting-edge aesthetic. Regarded as the fall’s ‘not to be missed’ art event, Transformer’s Auction provides essential support for our year-round dynamic exhibitions and innovative educational programming. Featuring over 150+ artworks up for Auction by DC, national & international emerging and more-established artists.

Creative Suitland Call for Entries: A World of Its Own

Creative Suitland is pleased to announce a Call for Entry in all visual arts mediums to submit to A World Of Its Own, a juried group exhibition that focuses on celebrating the beauty, history and culture of neighborhoods and communities in Prince George’s County, MD and the Washington DC Metropolitan area.

Muralist Wanted

XAN Art Gallery is seeking a muralist.

Global E-Commerce Venture Seeking Creative Content Creators (Social Media, Videos, Graphics)

Awal Development is seeking interns to assist with media content and marketing for its e-commerce venture, Aseel. We are seeking creative marketing enthusiasts, video editors, social media content creators either students or professional, who are willing to use the current large content collected by ASEEL staff from countries such as Afghanistan; and come up with innovative ways of using it. The clips will then be used on Aseel’s website and social media platform to advertise its products. The internship involves work with a global development company on this unique e-commerce platform that connects the eastern part of the world to the western part; it’s a great opportunity to build up and diversity your portfolio and work with a team of global experts. We are looking for all levels of experience and are looking to grow our team!

Workshop sessions in Perugia, Italy

The Hudson Valley Art Association is excited to announce that in the summer of 2019, we will be offering two artists’ workshop sessions in Perugia, Italy. Further we on the HVAA board are particularly proud to announce that we are able to offer scholarship money for young artists aged 18-24 to cover the cost of attending the workshop of their choice.

Tracie Ching launches SHE CREATES

Tracie Ching launches SHE CREATES, a Mentorship and Grant Program for Emerging Female Creatives.

Exhibition Assistant

Learn hands on skills in an art gallery!

Project Coordinator

Seeking energetic, multi-tasker to take on a junior level position. This role provides support to the team and candidates should have a real interest in learning the business, starting with the basics.

Job Opportunity at the National Gallery of Art

The National Gallery of Art is seeking a Studio Assistant to support its winter Family Workshops. Family workshops are designed for children ages 8-11 and adults to participate together. Taught by museum educators, each two-hour workshop includes an interactive tour in the galleries followed by a hands-on studio session. Pay is $15 per hour for select dates in January and February 2019. The Studio Assistant must be able to work at least six of the workshop dates. The assistant also works up to an additional 60 hours prior to the beginning of the program season to help prepare workshop materials.

Graduate Internships

Getty Graduate Internships are offered in the four programs of the J. Paul Getty Trust—the J. Paul Getty Museum, the Getty Research Institute, the Getty Conservation Institute, and the Getty Foundation, as well as in Getty Publications—to graduate students who intend to pursue careers in fields related to the visual arts. Training and work experience placements are available in areas such as curatorial, education, conservation, research, publications, information management, public programs, and grantmaking.

The New York Museum of Contemporary Art seeking student work

The New York Museum of Contemporary Art has opened a new gallery in Manhattan and we are hoping to feature student artwork!

Photography Intern (Undergraduate Year-Round)

AARP's Photography team is seeking an organized and collaborative undergraduate intern to join their team during the 2018-2019 academic year. This position is informative, coordinative, persuasive, and involves some interactions with editors, at every level, designers, photographers. If you have an interest in visual arts and would like to be a part of this team to assist the photo department in achieving its goals for AARP’s success, join us for this exciting opportunity as an intern.

The Corcoran Women's Committee Grant Program

The Corcoran Women's Committee Grant Program, dedicated to encouraging, sponsoring and promoting individual visual artists, the fine arts, and arts education in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area seeks to promote those producing innovative work and employing high creative standards.

ArtReach GW After-School

ArtReach GW, is seeking teaching artists (after-school and weekend classes for youth). ArtReach is a visual arts program under The George Washington University serving residents East of the River. In addition to classes and community programs, ArtReach oversees the Community Gallery at THEARC, which serves as an exhibition venue for program participants, local artists, community organizations, and schools.

Advancement Officer

Greater Reston Arts Center (GRACE) seeks a well-organized, self-motivated, contemporary art enthusiast to take the lead role in fundraising and oversight of marketing/communications. This is an exciting time at GRACE as we continue to expand our reach in the region and beyond.

Wilson High School is seeking an Art Teacher

Wilson High School is looking for a new art teacher, immediate opening.

Exploring careers in the museum field? Ready to jump start your career?

Join us for a special Career Day Event to be held September 7, 2018, from 2 to 4 pm.  Students and faculty are invited to an afternoon event to learn more about Intern and career opportunities at the Smithsonian American Art Museum.  Meet curators, registrars, exhibition designers, educators and web programming staff to hear how they started their careers and what they do in their respective departments.

Solidarity Strategies is seeking a Graphic Design Fellow

Solidarity Strategies is a multi-service, award-winning consulting firm that works for candidates, independent expenditures, PACs, and nonprofit organizations. Our firm is Latino-owned and operates in Washington, D.C. As a proud certified MBE minority-owned business vendor and 8(a) certified small business, we value diversity of ideas, backgrounds, and those values are portrayed in our team that comes from diverse backgrounds and work experiences.

Graphic Designer at WTS International

WTS International, one of the world’s leading spa, fitness and leisure consulting and management firms, is seeking a Graphic Designer for Rockville, MD.  The Graphic Designer has a passion for visual communication, storytelling and presentation. You love collaboration and working with a team in a fast-paced environment on world-renowned luxury brand marketing, sales, web and presentation pieces. You have a command of both print and web contexts and are a motivated self-starter looking to advancing the brand visuals for multiple existing and new projects. You will join a marketing team dedicated to expanding brand awareness worldwide and assisting in creating campaigns to drive revenue for some of the most recognizable hospitality properties.

Video Production Intern

The Pinkston Group is looking for a video production intern. $13/hr, 15-20 hrs per week (flexible).

Graphic Design Intern

Quorum is software built for public affairs, providing one place for stakeholder engagement, legislative tracking, and grassroots advocacy.

NO LABELS Fall Digital Internship

American students are coming of age in a political moment unlike any we have seen before. Politics in the United States has always been rough and tumble, but lately it has taken a more frightening turn. These days, it seems we talk past rather than to one another. Reason and persuasion – the pillars of our democracy - are being replaced by anger and intimidation. But there is an organization that believes what unites us as Americans is still stronger than what divides us. We are No Labels, and we are looking for the nation’s most talented and dedicated students to join our team as digital interns, to help communicate our message across the country.

Graphic Design Intern

AvePoint is seeking a passionate Graphic Design Intern to assist the graphic design department with new development projects and ongoing marketing efforts. In this role you will be responsible for creating visually striking and memorable integrated campaigns that will support our corporate and global brand. This position will report to the Design Lead, working closely with the Video Designer. 

Seeking a part-time designer

Niftic is a DC-based agency that focuses on meaningful user experience and digital design, and engineering for some incredible clients. We're looking for a part-time designer currently (with potential to move to a full-time position down the road) that is comfortable working from and following existing brand guidelines, applying UX principles, and works quickly during tight timelines. This position requires experience in graphic design, knowledge of the Adobe Suite and Sketch, with valuable hands-on experience and responsibility, and working closely with our team.

Blueground is looking for an Interior Design Photographer

Blueground operates and fully furnishes apartments in 5 large cities, with over 800 units in our portfolio, providing accommodation to corporate travelers for mid to long term stays. We will begin operations here in DC in the coming weeks and need a photographer who can support us with our projects, on a daily and weekly basis.

RHIZOME DC seeking interns

For someone with initiative and creativity, this internship could be a rich opportunity to be involved in many aspects of running a small art space, including curatorial responsibilities. 

VisArts Call for Docent Applications, Fall 2018

VisArts is seeking docents to lead tours and have casual conversations about contemporary art in our galleries.

Printmaking, Papermaking, and Book Arts Lab Technician

This position will require students to learn basic print, paper and book techniques, learn how to use and clean presses and machinery, and perform weekly maintenance duties. This is a perfect job for a responsible and ambitious student who is curious about the ins-and-outs of a print job, and who enjoys working with others. Your job will include monitoring an open studio period where students are able to come in to work in addition to regular studio assignments that you will receive any necessary training for. 

Checkout Technician

Student workers in checkout are responsible for the organization, upkeep, and checking in/out of equipment to other students, staff, and faculty in the Flagg building. Technicians should be organized, neat, detail-oriented, and have excellent people skills. Checkout includes equipment and technology from various departments including photography, graphic design, new media, sculpture, and exhibitions. Students should fastidious and comfortable learning various technologies. Extreme attention to detail is a must. 

Corcoran Photography Lab Technician- Digital Studio

Photography lab technicians are responsible for the general safety and upkeep of computer labs, checking out equipment, and providing general assistance to students, staff, and faculty. Students should be organized, neat, detail-oriented, and have excellent people skills. All applicants should have at least one year of photography or digital media education. Additional requirements : working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, Epson printers, and various peripherals such as scanners. Experience scanning film, wide format printing, and color corect photo printing preferred.

Corcoran Photography Lab Technician - Darkroom

Photography lab technicians are responsible for the general safety and upkeep of photographic labs (wet silver and/or digital labs), checking out equipment, and providing general assistance to students, staff, and faculty. Students should be organized, neat, detail-oriented, and have excellent people skills. There are positions available in both the darkroom as well as the digital labs in Smith Hall of Art. All applicants should have at least one year of photography education.

Southern Marketplace seeking Corcoran student to paint a mural

Southern Marketplace in Prince George's County would like to extend an opportunity to Corcoran students to assist us in giving life to our space. We would like to have a mural created on one side of our building.  A community radio station will be moving into the area very soon, hosted by William Tucker. His station is always seeking partner artists to interview on the station. Should students be interested in this opportunity, we would like to develop a working relationship through the radio station and also make this available to students.

Communications Assistant (Federal Work Study Only)

Help shape the messaging and branding of the Corcoran. We are seeking a talented writer and/or graphic designer for 20 hours a week to work on the Corcoran website, social media content, advertising, email blasts and more.

Corcoran Student Ambassador (Federal Work Study Only)

Corcoran Ambassadors are student leaders who provide information about our programs, guide Discover the Arts campus tours, staff key admissions events in the fall and spring, and provide general mentoring and peer guidance to prospective students and families. Ambassadors provide support for the Corcoran Recruitment and Admissions Office between 7-20 hours each week.

Gallery 102 Lead Preparator & Operations Internship

10 Hours/Week | 2 Credits ​​​​​​​August 27 – December 7, 2018 (13 Weeks)

Gallery 102 Curatorial Iinternship

Curatorial Internship 10 Hours/Week | 2 Credits ​​​​​​​August 27 – December 7, 2018 (13 Weeks)

Gallery 102 Communications Internship

10 Hours/Week | 2 Credits ​​​​​​​August 27 – December 7, 2018 (13 Weeks)

Paid Internships at The Phillips Collection

The Phillips Collection prioritizes diversity, equity, accessibility, and inclusion. As part of our endeavor to cultivate a diverse workforce and incubate creativity and innovation, we are excited to announce the launch of our paid internship program, beginning with the fall 2018 semester. 

Creative Publications Intern (AARP)

Are you a design student with solid Adobe Creative Suite skills, who is creative and passionate and results driven?  Our Publications Design team is looking for you! 

Seeking part-time Gallery Manager

Harmony Hall Arts Center (HHAC) in Fort Washington is currently looking for a part-time Gallery Manager to work 20-30 hours a week. Responsibilities include installing exhibits, liaising with artists, marketing, some curatorial responsibilities, developing gallery programming which enhance the exhibit experience, maintaining and other support of the Center’s programs. Previous gallery experience required. Exceptional writing skills preferred. Knowledge of contemporary arts and artists in the DMV strongly preferred.

Drawing/Painting Instructors Needed

Harmony Hall Arts Center in Fort Washington is currently looking for part time drawing/painting instructors to teach Portrait and Figure Drawing and Studio Art: Oil and Acrylic beginning in September. Previous teaching experience required.

Seeking part-time Sketcher/Drafter

Looking for a student or faculty member that can skillfully complete pencil sketches and transform drawings by AutoCAD.

Seeking an intern

Anakali is looking to expand a French Brand into the US market.

DesignandProduction Incorporated seeking Graphic Project Manager

Manage graphics for large-scale museums, visitor centers and corporate exhibits, including project

Chase Point Condominium looking for artwork

Chase Point Condominium in Washington, DC, is going to be upgrading its lobby. We are looking for 1 painting and 2 objects d’art. 

Zoe Feldman Design seeking design assistant

Zoe Feldman Design is looking for a Design Assistant that would provide direct support to the Managing Project Director.

Arts - Assistant to the Director

A non-profit arts organization in Washington, DC, seeking an Assistant to the Director.

Gallery 102 Internship Program

Gallery 102 offers up to three highly competitive internship positions for the Fall and Spring semester. The Internship Program is open to ONLY GW & Corcoran Students.

Smith Hall of Art Main Office Assistant (FWS)

The Corcoran Art History Program is seeking two (2) FWS ONLY office assistants to aid in the daily function of the Main Office in Smith Hall of Art. Ideal candidates are self-motivated, able to work independently, and professional.

Animation Internship MITRE Corporation

Join a dynamic team during the summer and fall of 2018 at MITRE McLean site. You will be involved in helping with innovative solutions for some of the government’s most challenging and immediate problems. Gain valuable technology experience assisting in prototyping and research projects for MITRE.

Francois Le Gall Internship Opportunity

We are currently seeking interns for Francois Le Gall, a French painter living in the DC area.

Seeking Full Time Graphic Designer

Guest Services is looking for a highly-motivated Graphic Designer to help the marketing team service the ever-growing creative needs of the company. The position will work under the guidance of the Corporate Lead in Brand Standards and Graphic Design to create and assemble images and graphics to product specifications for print and digital media, displays and productions.

STABLE -sustainable art studios for artists in the District

Affordable and sustainable studio space available in Late 2018. Artists are selected based on merit from a competitive pool of applicants by an external jury comprised of artists, arts professionals, and curators.

Immediate opening for Visual Designer

United Bus Technology, Inc (UBT), a McLean, VA based IT solution company now has an immediate opening for Visual Designer.

Gallery 102 Lead Preparator & Operations Internship 10 hours/week | 2 credits

Gallery 102 is seeking a motivated, professional, and efficient lead preparator and operations intern.

Gallery 102 Curatorial Iinternship 10 hours/week | 2 credits

Gallery 102 is seeking a motivated, professional, and efficient curatorial intern.

Gallery 102 Communications Iinternship 10 hours/week | 2 credits

Gallery 102 is seeking a motivated, professional, and efficient communications intern.

Weird Enough Productions Comic Artist

We’re looking for a full time artist to help us bring our characters, “The UnCommons” to life in full length comic format. This person would work directly with our creative team to translate our stories to digital comic form. Ideally, we’re looking for someone dedicated to full time work that has experience with comics, 2d illustrations, and character design. We’re flexible on location, and really want the opportunity to work with a person whose art style matches our current aesthetic, and fits well with our team. Ideally, this role would begin early July.

The Digital Diplomacy Department at the Embassy of Peru is currently seeking interns

Start date is as soon as possible. Interns will be working alongside our digital diplomacy specialist to create media for events related to the Embassy of Peru in Washington D.C.

Museum Design Coordinator

This is an exciting time to work at Cape Fear Museum of History and Science. We are seeking a Design Coordinator to be part of our growing organization and to help guide aspects of the Museum's newly adopted strategic plan. This is a unique opportunity for an imaginative, creative, and experienced professional to work on initiatives including developing graphic and exhibit design, museum collateral and identity. In addition, the coordinator will manage and maintain existing exhibit installations and supervise staff.


Dupont Circle-based graphic design firm looking for talented, hardworking design intern or junior designer.

Guild of Natural Science Illustrators 50th Anniversary Conference

The Guild of Natural Science Illustrators invites you to attend the 50th Anniversary Conference in Washington, D.C., July 15 -21, 2018. Illustrators, artists, scientists and educators from all over the world will gather to showcase award-winning work and new techniques that shape diverse fields of inquiry where science and art converge.

Volunteer at the 2018 Smithsonian Folklife Festival

The Smithsonian Folklife Festival, established in 1967, honors contemporary living cultural traditions and celebrates those who practice and sustain them. Produced annually by the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, the Festival has featured participants from all 50 states and more than 100 countries.

American Forests Internship

American Forests’ Communications & Marketing department coordinates the organization’s communications channels: editorial (Loose Leaf blog and American Forests magazine), digital content (web, email and social media) and special projects associated with our programs.

Graphic Design Intern job description, 2018 cycle

The Campaign Workshop is a full-service progressive political consulting firm that specializes in direct mail, print and digital advertising for issue advocacy, candidate and ballot initiative campaigns.  

Create distinctive spaces

Create distinctive spaces that flow together in a house in Alexandria, VA.

Job Opening: Graphic Designer/Video Editor

Sayara International is a communications and development organization committed to building positive change in transitioning societies. The graphic designer/video editor is charged with determining the best ways for us to visually represent our company’s creative products. It is very much a people-oriented job, involving development of high-level creative concepts for design projects including branding, animations and infographics for video, print and social media outlets.

Part time merchandise positions during the run of Hamilton

Part time merchandise positions during the run of Hamilton at the Kennedy Center.

Politics and Prose Seeks Merchandise Display and Graphic Design Manager

The Merchandise Display and Graphic Design Coordinator is responsible for envisioning and implementing merchandise displays and signage across all Politics and Prose bookstores and for providing graphic design services on behalf of the company.

Summer Graphic Design Internship

The internship will require a high level of both quantitative and qualitative analysis and activities. Each intern will be responsible for leading an individual project which will be presented to the Executive team at the end of the summer and will receive mentorship from a business unit leader.

Mid Atlantic Virtual Staging: work from home/campus

Mid Atlantic Virtual Staging looking to hire several students on a part times basis that have experience with 3D software, Adobe Photoshop, etc..

Graduate Fellow for Communications & Outreach

Hey GW grad students - how'd you like to be responsible for our digital content?! We're looking for a creative & innovative new Graduate Fellow for Communications & Outreach.


$1,000 SCHOLARSHIP CONTEST K!ck thinks bold condiments should look as great as they taste. Our labels are hand-drawn by talented artists, and we’re launching a national contest to find the next great student artist to design the packaging for an upcoming k!ck flavor.

Dance Exchange Summer Institute 2018 Work/Study Opportunities

As part of our Organizing Artists for Change initiative, Dance Exchange institutes emphasize process and performance, dialogue and dancemaking, and the role of artists as changemakers. Our institutes focus on responding to important issues and opportunities of our time, and build the capacities and connections for artists to ignite inquiry and inspire change in their own communities. For ages 18+, institutes welcome people of all ages.

Junior Graphic Design Intern

Guest Services, Inc. is currently recruiting an energetic, junior graphic design intern with 1-3 years of experience to produce a wide range of digital and print content, including event promotional material (i.e., signage, handouts and other leave behind collateral), meeting-related templates and shells, advertisements, infographs, social media and web graphics and other marketing materials, as directed.

Digital Marketing Intern

Guest Services, Inc. is seeking an individual who is interested in furthering his or her education and experience in the world of digital marketing. This internship will provide exposure to various aspects of digital media that may include, but are not limited to: social media, email marketing, and website management.

Graphic Design Consultant

The Center for a New American Security (CNAS) Graphic Design Consultant works directly with the Creative Director to further CNAS’ goal of educating public debate on key policy issues. The designers work closely with the researchers to produce a variety of visual products for web and print. The Graphic Design Consultant will get the opportunity to work on a variety of research products such as project and event branding, infographics, custom illustrations, maps and charts, report design and layout, and motion graphics.

Summer Position at GW

Part-time on-campus summer job for student artist with digital drawing/sketching skills. An educational project using screencasting is looking for someone who can quickly make digital cartoon-y sketches/doodles/figures, some of them humorous.

Kick Ass Social Media Intern Needed

SEDA·ME is a women’s clothing company that combines fashion + wellness to alchemize a woman from the inside out.

DSCC Digital Department Seeks Junior Designer

The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee is looking for a junior designer to help produce a range of visual communication for the committee. The ideal candidate should have experience creating thoughtful, well-crafted designs within an established brand guide. You’ll be part of the committee’s digital department but support the organization as a whole.

DSCC Digital Department Seeks Designer

The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee is looking for a Designer to help manage the committee’s creative output and produce a range of visual communication. The ideal candidate should be able to work within an established brand guide, even as they look for opportunities to advance the visual identity of the committee. You’ll be part of the committee’s digital department but support the organization as a whole.

Corcoran Student Worker Needed

The Office of Summer & Non-degree Programs is seeking mature, experienced, and responsible student leaders to support its GW Pre-College Program. Courses comprise a combination of academic rigor and co-curricular experiences that include classroom instruction, guest lectures and panelists, and content-related site visits in the Washington, DC area. Course Assistants report directly to the Program Director, and indirectly to the assigned instructor when assisting in class.

Looking for Junior Designer

Are You a Creative Unicorn with Serious Design Chops? We need a one-of-a-kind creative designer to join our amazing team at OBE HQ in Sausalito (SF Bay Area). This Junior Designer is an integral member of the Creative Department, reporting to a dedicated Senior Designer, and receiving guidance from our Creative Director, Design. The Junior Designer is primarily responsible for the execution of creative elements for brand activations + events, new business proposals, project recaps, OBE internal collateral, on-site event installation, and other creative tasks as assigned.

Graphic Design Summer 2018 Intern

Be part of a dynamic team focused on strategic communications and branding. Work on high-level communication projects for well-known clients. Tasks include small design projects and assisting our designers, production manager and art director for print and web. Opportunities will be offered to accompany principals in client meetings and to participate in all staff brainstorming sessions.

Internship Available

Art systems management researcher needed first; then implementation into selected system for a 30+ year body of artwork.

International African American Museum - Vacancy Announcement

The International African American Museum (IAAM), scheduled to open in 2020, is a museum, memorial, and site of conscience that will present unvarnished history and culture, commemorate and celebrate the foundational role that Africans and their descendants played in the making of America, and highlight their diasporic connections around the world.

VisArts Studio Fellowship

VisArts invites applications and proposals from local, national, and international artists for a six month Studio Fellowship at VisArts at Rockville.

ART Teacher Needed at the Washington Ballet

The Washington Ballet @ THEARC seeks an art teacher for our summer programs in 2018.

Looking for a Visual Designer!

Based out of the Washington DC Metropolitan area, Fifth Tribe is a digital agency that empowers visionaries to launch bold ideas through our ground-breaking solutions. We specialize in providing product development, branding, web/mobile development, and digital marketing consultations to top industry leaders in the Government, Healthcare, Finance, and Social Impact sectors. Our client list includes Oxfam, AARP, Kaiser Permanente, Ernst and Young, the U.S. Air Force, INOVA, the Hult Prize, the Department of Defense, and more.

Improvisation Summer Course Amsterdam

The improvisation Summer Course was initiated has been an annual Amsterdam event since 2009. The structure of the course is designed for musicians, dancers, vocalist, actors, text artists and performance artists.

Call for Proposals: Arlington Arts Center

AAC’s SOLOS exhibitions program supports the work of emerging contemporary artists in the Mid-Atlantic region. Each year, AAC accepts proposals from artists for solo exhibitions to take place in one of AAC’s seven separate gallery spaces or outside on the grounds. Proposals are accepted through an open call and selected by a jury of curators, artists, and arts professionals. The resulting program presents a suite of cutting-edge exhibitions which include artwork in a variety of media.

Web & Graphic Designer (Lead Designer)

The Lead Designer will oversee graphic design and web development work across all RabilCo properties. This role is very autonomous with a high-degree of creative freedom. Suitable candidates will be self-starters with a dynamic skillset, including a strong aesthetic eye, creative workflow, and web development capabilities. We operate as a small, powerful team – and are looking for an A-player with intellectual curiosity and a desire to help build something great.

Part Time Teaching Assistant in Fiber Art Studio in Potomac

Flexible schedule to support teaching kids age 6 to 16 in fiber arts.

Animation Artist Needed

STEMShip is currently looking for an animation artist to produce short animated videos for our organization. The videos will cover a range of topics such as our organization’s mission, programs and issues related to STEM education.

Designer Opening at The Home Depot

Project Designers demonstrate a high level of customer service orientation by working with clients to coordinate and create design projects, renovations, remodels, whole projects, new construction and updates in a timely and professional manner.

Latela Art Gallery Internships

1. Development, Marketing & Public Relations Intern

Summer Internships at the Provincetown Art Association and Museum

Gain a hands-on, working knowledge of the logistics and organization at a century-old New England art museum, art association, and museum school. Learn general office skills and experience working both as a team and independently in a non-profit organization on Cape Cod. The PAAM internship is based in the Museum School, providing support for the summer workshop program with the opportunity to learn about the organization overall.

Summer Shakespeare Acting Intensive

The  British-American Theatre Academy, with British and American teachers and artists of international standing,  offers its first summer acting intensive in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Call for Artists: ArtWorks ADL: Justice, Advocacy & Art

ADL is searching to work with at minimum 15 artists to each submit a signature piece to be included in an auction, where event guests can bid on the work.

3D Visual Designer Needed

Design Foundry is seeking a dynamic, design oriented, wildly creative individual to join our team as a 3D Visual Designer.

The Arts Club of Washington’s 2018 Scholarship Competition

The Arts Club of Washington—the oldest nonprofit arts organization in Washington, DC-- sponsors an annual scholarship to recognize promising students specializing in a specific art form or medium. In 2018, scholarships will be awarded to students who create an outstanding WORK ON PAPER—including such forms as printmaking, lithographs, etchings, drawings, watercolors, collages, calligraphy, paper making, and book arts. (Photography is not included.)

TRDA Dance Auditions

Artistic Director:  Maida Withers

Choreographers:  TRDA Honor’s Thesis students and students in Choreographic Projects

Photography Assistant Needed

Photo assistant needed for RealScreen Summit 2018.

Washington Post Express Internship

Express, the Washington Post’s free commuter paper, is seeking a design intern for the 2018 spring semester.

Minister of Music

The Episcopal Church of the Atonement in Washington, DC has an immediate opening (long termtemporary) for a Minister of Music.


Learning Life is now accepting resumes from interested metro D.C. graduate and undergraduate students interested in interning with our Citizen Diplomacy Initiative in Washington D.C.

Summer Grant from Getty

UCLA/Getty Program in the Conservation of Archaeological and Ethnographic Materials has received a generous grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to help increase diversity in the study and practice of conservation of art and cultural collections.

Renwick Gallery Volunteer Opportunity

Do you have an interest in art and love to work with people? Be an exhibition volunteer at the Renwick Gallery!

VisArts Call for Docent Applications

For Spring 2018, VisArts is launching a pilot docent program and is seeking docents to lead tours and have casual conversations about contemporary art in our galleries.

2018 Graceful Envelope Contest

Calligraphers and artists from around the world are invited to participate in the 24th annual Graceful Envelope Contest, conducted by the Washington (DC) Calligraphers Guild and the National Association of Letter Carriers.

Internship Opportunity at the Middle East Institute

The Arts and Culture Department seeks an intern to support and assist with research, proposal writing and relationship building in preparation for the opening of MEI's Art Gallery in 2019. The department also seeks logistical support for events as part of its ongoing arts and culture program.

Internship Opportunity with Catholic Climate Covenant

CCC is looking for unpaid videography interns to work 10 hours per week. Working closely with CCC’s Director of Operations, the intern will to create and edit high-quality video content for our organization’s website, social media accounts, and email communications. The position will be supervised by the Director of Operations.

Projects for Peace Grant

Projects for Peace invites undergraduates at US colleges and universities to design grassroots projects that promote peace and address the root causes of conflict. Applicants should use their creativity to address the root causes of conflict among parties with a focus on conflict prevention, resolution, and reconciliation. These projects must be implemented during the summer of 2018 and may take place anywhere in the world (pending GW approval).

Graphic Designer Needed

The National Center for Mobility Management seeks a student for a paid graphic design project.

Marketing/Communications and Data Vis Intern Opportunity at D3 Systems, Inc.

The individual will work with the D3 Image Task Force to manage the firm’s public image through website and social media updates, development of marketing materials, and support of data visualization needs within the firm. This individual will play a key role in leading implementation of the company’s updated brand for both business development and client deliverables. All final products should follow the established D3 Branding Guide.

$10,000 XL Catlin Student Art Prize

XL Catlin today launches the US edition of the XL Catlin Art Prize. With exhibitions in San Francisco, Chicago and New York, and a jury including major artists and curators, the XL Catlin Art Prize will be one of the premier student art competitions in the nation.


The Agora Culture is a national online multicultural arts platform that connects new and seasoned art collectors with contemporary visual artists. Established in 2013, the Agora Culture focuses on producing exhibitions, art dinners, salons and educational workshops for collectors at all levels.

Scholarship Announcement: Arts Club of Washington, DC

The Arts Club of Washington—the oldest nonprofit arts organization in Washington, DC-- sponsors an annual scholarship to recognize promising students specializing in a specific art form or medium. In 2018, scholarships will be awarded to students who create an outstanding WORK ON PAPER—including such forms as printmaking, lithographs, etchings, drawings, watercolors, collages, calligraphy, paper making, and book arts. (Photography is not included.)

RESNA 2018 Student Design Competition

The Student Design Competition (SDC) is open to undergraduate or graduate students from any discipline who have a creative and innovative design that will assist an individual with a disability to function more independently.

Paid Interns Needed - Social Media Photography/Graphic Design

Fabio Trabocchi Restaurants includes the Michelin starred Fiola, Casa Luca, Fiola Mare, Sfoglina Pasta House, and Del Mar, all located in Washington, D.C. As a member of this dynamic and award-winning Development Department, the Graphic Design Intern will work on a number of design-related projects. These projects typically include creating visual assets for infographics, illustrations, logo concepts, digital ad campaigns, social media graphics, presentation materials, fact sheets, and other various other print and web based collateral materials.

Internship Opportunity at Peace Corps

The Digital Department is responsible for strategy and content creation for the agency in the digital sphere. The Office communicates the agency’s message in all digital formats and supports recruitment efforts through digital tools.

GW Women in Business Graphic Design Position

GW Women in Business is looking for a 2018 Spring Graphic Design Director. Not only will you be able to gain creative experience, but you'll get to flex your talents for the entire GWWIB and GW community to see.

Artist Intern, goARTful

goARTful is a startup technology company created to make it easier and more convenient for anyone to access art. goARTful provides a subscription service, technologies, and a community that make it easier to enjoy original and unique art and create meaningful connections to local artists.

Training Artists for Justice Program

Get trained to make social change! You'll learn skills in arts activism and community organizing, and get to put them into practice as an artist-in-residence at a grassroots justice campaign. The 15-week program is open to artists of all backgrounds and art forms, and it's absolutely free to you.

Digital Marketing Internship (Public Diplomacy)

The role of the Australian Embassy is to advance the interests of Australia and Australians internationally. This internship sits within the Public Diplomacy team, who is responsible for the strategic management of the Embassy's engagement with the US and promoting Australian business, sports, science and innovation, the arts, and technology in new and exciting ways.

Internship Opportunity at MetroStar Systems

Corcoran School alum looking for UX or UI design students for internship in Reston.

The Corcoran Women's Committee Annual Grant Program

The Corcoran Women's Committee is pleased to announce its new grant program supporting the fine arts. This annual grant will continue our long tradition of providing financial support for the visual arts, art education and scholarships in the Washington, DC art community.

Job Opening as CCAS Web Content Assistant

The Columbian College Office of Marketing and Communications manages the websites, digital media, print publications and marketing for the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences (CCAS), the largest and oldest school at GW. Our office seeks a Web Content Assistant who will assist with updating and maintaining content on CCAS websites.

African Campus Internship Opportunity

African Campus is offering an opportunity for students of all levels, including recent graduates to participate in our wildlife and travel media programs . Take this opportunity to travel to Mossel Bay, South Africa to utilise the beautiful environments and incredible wildlife to advance your media skills.

Print and Digital Graphic Design Job Opening

Isom Global Strategies seeks a highly motivated and experienced full-time Graphic Designer eager to grow with a demanding and fast-pace organization whose clients range from Fortune 100 companies to non-profits and federal government agencies. This candidate must have excellent topography and publication layout skills in InDesign. The Graphic Designer will be responsible for helping to shape and deliver projects with an emphasis on brand design for IGS corporate and client initiatives. Idea candidate has non-profit layout publication experience. We are looking for an expert in InDesign layout.

Takoma Park Arts and Humanities Internship

The City of Takoma Park, known for its rich and diverse arts community, is looking for an Intern seeking real-world experience in the field of arts and humanities.

Photography/Graphic Design Internship with CAPITOL STANDARD

CAPITOL STANDARD -- a digital magazine covering Washington's young influencer culture -- has an opening for a photographer/graphic designer with a great eye for design.

Applications Open for Spring 2018 Paid Arts Writing Fellowship

The DC Arts Writing Fellowship is designed to support the transition of early career arts writers to the profession. Through a paid Fellowship, writers develop their portfolio of published work, and receive structured and unstructured mentoring from established writers - this year including Sarah Kaufman (Washington Post, 2010 Pulitzer Prize), Maura Judkis (Washington Post), and John Anderson (City Paper, Art in America.)

Job Opportunity with Nyota Magazine

Nyota is looking for hardworking, dedicated individuals to join our team or contribute work to each issue. Nyota Magazine focuses on featuring emerging stars in the areas of music, fashion and culture.

Graphic Design Intern Needed!

Position would be 15 hours/week for Catholic retreat center and affiliated organization located in Bethesda, Maryland. Items to be designed would include both print and electronic media. These items would include, but not be limited to, brochures, flyers, event programs, logos, and eblasts. Formatting of a monthly e-newsletter, for which a design has already been created, would also be required.

Painting Stretcher Needed

Short-term opportunity to build painting stretchers and stretch paintings for Mira Hecht during November and December 2017. The position is building stretchers and stretching fairly large paintings, 40" sq. and larger! Email Mira Hecht at [email protected] for more information.

Applications Open for Spring 2018 Paid Arts Writing Fellowship

The DC Arts Writing Fellowship is designed to support the transition of early career arts writers to the profession. Through a paid Fellowship, writers develop their portfolio of published work, and receive structured and unstructured mentoring from established writers - this year including Sarah Kaufman (Washington Post, 2010 Pulitzer Prize), Maura Judkis (Washington Post), and John Anderson (City Paper, Art in America.)

Graphic Design Opening

You love creating amazing brand and user experiences. You obsess over the details, though you can think in highly-conceptual, comprehensive brand stories. You love solving communications and marketing challenges through awesome creative solutions. You have some experience under your belt, though want to work alongside the best team in DC to learn and grow. Sound like you? If so, let’s talk. We're looking for a Junior Designer to join our team in our Del Ray Alexandria, VA, office.

AiR 351 Residency in Portugal

AiR 351 is a non profit organization, an independent international visual arts residency program located in Cascais, Lisbon region (Portugal), targeted for artists and curators from all over the world. Its studio based professional development program anchors itself on the thriving local art scene and stretches over a national and international network.

MFA's Focal Point Call for Entry

Focal Point is Maryland Federation of Art's annual celebration of digital media - MFA invites all artists residing in the United States, Puerto Rico, Canada and Mexico to enter any original 2-D or 3D image based work that is created and/or produced through the use of software (whether purchased or artist created) and includes, but is not limited to digitally produced: photography, graphic design, painting, video and non-film projection.

Seeking New Guides for Glenstone's Expansion

Glenstone is expanding our Emerging Professionals Program and currently recruiting more than twice the number of Guides as our pilot year ahead of The Pavilions opening in 2018.

Newfields Internship Program

The Newfields Internship Program is open to juniors, seniors, recent graduates, or graduate students . Interns are assigned to departments that best suit their educational backgrounds, experience and interests. Interns also participate in regularly scheduled programming designed to provide a broader understanding of campus operations and practices.

VisArts 2018 Emerging Curator Call

VisArts invites applications from emerging curators to work with an experienced mentoring curator to develop and present an exhibition.

Come work for iDeas Lab at the CSIS!

iDeas Lab (iLab) at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington D.C. seeks exceptional students to fill positions for web developer and multimedia producer.

CulturalDC Arts Initiatives Internship Open Call

CulturalDC is currently looking for interns to assist with gallery management and public art initiatives during the Spring semester of 2018. This Fall marked the launch of SPACE4: Arts, CulturalDC’s new visual arts program. We are bringing art directly to the public through a transformed 40-ft shipping container. This mobile art gallery will travel across the District during the 2017-18 season, and artists will offer free community programming alongside their exhibitions. We are looking for individuals who can help with planning, management, and execution of the exhibitions, as well as assisting with public art initiatives across the city.

One Common Unity Media Internship

One Common Unity is looking for a talented and passionate intern(s) to assist in capturing the stories and the voices of our young people.

Job Opening with Jean Efron Art Consultants

Jean Efron Art Consultants LLC, a Washington, DC based art advisory firm, is seeking to hire an enthusiastic, highly motivated and organized individual interested in the opportunity for growth to coordinate all aspects of the firm’s work providing comprehensive fine art services to corporate clients. Qualified candidates will have extensive knowledge of contemporary art. Experience in commissioning site specific works of art is desirable. Open position, full-time or part-time negotiable.

Hiring: Art Instructors for Jimmy Potters Workshop

Take advantage of your artistic skills to teach basic pottery techniques to kids. Jimmy Potters Workshop is a mobile pottery workshop that combines Art History and Pottery in a one-hour ceramic enrichment workshop.

Call for Artists at Target Gallery: 2018 Emerging Artists

Target Gallery invites regional emerging artists to submit work for a new group exhibition. This exhibition will feature up to 5 regional emerging artists– spotlighting new talent and the up-and-coming artistic innovators of the D.C., Maryland, Virginia area. The selected artists will receive a $500 stipend for the exhibition.

Call for Artists at Target Gallery: Passages

Target Gallery, contemporary exhibition space of the Torpedo Factory Art Center, invites artists to apply for Passages, a group exhibition that explores the lasting effects migration has on cultural identity from the perspective of first and second generation immigrants from across the global diaspora. This exhibition gives an intimate look into their individual experiences and how these experiences have shaped who they are today.

Call for Artists for Constellation on H

14th & H, LLC is seeking an artist(s) to create a site-specific original sculpture at 1402 H Street, NE to be permanently installed as an art feature for Constellation on H, a private 28-unit condominium building. The opportunity is open to established professional artists living in the Washington, DC Metro Region. The application deadline is 5:00 PM on Friday, November 3, 2017.

Backpacking with a Purpose: 2018 Applications Now Open

Operation Groundswell is a non-profit organization that runs volunteering programs abroad. We examine various social justice issues while working in solidarity with local activists, non-profit organizations, and communities. We are looking for globally conscious and socially active students who want to spend their summer exploring some of the most complex and beautiful countries in the world!

Yearbook Photographers Needed

The GWU Cherry Tree Yearbook is looking for new student photographers! We at the yearbook are responsible for keeping track of major events that take place each year, in addition to showcasing student’s and organizations we believe to be important for that year. We are beginning work on our 110th edition, and would love to have you join us.

Call for Applications: Harriet Hale Woolley Scholarship

The Fondation des Etats-Unis is currently accepting applications for its annual Harriet Hale Woolley Scholarship. Eligible candidates are graduate and post-graduate visual artists and musicians of exceptional talent who wish to pursue advanced artistic studies in Paris, France during the upcoming academic year.

Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fellowship

Fellowship available to support students with financial need who hold promise for achievement and distinction in their chosen fields of study. The amount of each Fellowship will cover actual tuition (does not include fees) plus an $18,000 annual stipend to be allocated towards room, board and ordinary living expenses. The award is for Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 (summer is not applicable).

Work/Intern for Leica Camera

Need more experience planning and executing gallery events? You can work for or intern at Leica Camera AG in their shop/gallery in DC and learn about the intricacies of how to curate, design, and produce successful gallery exhibitions and events. College credit may be possible if you discuss it with an advisor.

Call for Gallery 102 Proposals

Gallery 102 is calling for Corcoran students to showcase their talent in an exhibition in Spring 2018. We will consider the strongest exhibition proposals in the running. Show us what you have been working on by applying before Friday, November 3rd.

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts: Visual Arts Fellowships

VMFA is now accepting applications for fellowships offering up to $8,000. College bound high school seniors, undergraduate students, and graduate students each have opportunities to choose from for the 2018-2019 school year. Apply by Friday, November 3rd to be considered.

ExecCareers DC seeks User Interface Designer

Want to be a part of an awesome team in a fast-growing mobile software company?

Excella Seeks Visual Design Intern

Excella is seeking a visual design intern to help create compelling, high quality print and digital solutions.

Up Top Acres Seeking Mural Artist

 Up Top Acres, a DC based commercial rooftop farming company, is looking for an artist to paint a mural at one of their farms in Navy Yard! 

Poliform Seeking Designer/ Draftsperson/ CAD Operator


Pixilated Seeking Art & Photography Students

Pixilated is an event photo booth service company based in Baltimore, servicing Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania,Washington DC and Northern Virginia.We provide open-air photo booth services to wedd

Agnes Seeks Full-Time "Design Master"

Design Master- Paid- Full-time

DC/NOVA Area Day Camp Artists Needed

DC Area Day Camp Arts Staff Needed

Heart's Delight Auction Seeking Volunteer Photographers

Heart’s Delight Wine Tasting & Auction is currently seeking volunteer photographers to photograph some or all parts of our event on May 10-13.  What is Heart’s

Opportunities with the iLab at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)

The iLab is CSIS’s internal creative and digital agency. They enhance the Center’s research and impact through the best of web development, video, imagery, audio, and design.

New Wellness Center in Arlington, VA seeks Interior Designer

Who: We are a wellness center offering acupuncture, chiropractic, massage, infrared sauna, float therapy and V-steams.

Starlite Advertising Studios, Inc. Seeks to Fill Multiple Intern Positions

Starlite Advertising Studios, Inc. is seeking interns for the following positions: 

Graphic/Web Designers

D.C. Company Seeking Part-time Employee with Design Background

Good Lines is seeking a part time employee to work 15-20 hours a week to start in the Interior Design industry.

Interior Design Opportunity Working for GW Alumna

Claritza Jimenez is looking for a design student to help her decorate her apartment in D.C.

Call for Artist Submissions for the K Street Farm Sign

DC Greens calls for artists to submit designs for a new K Street Farm sign. The K Street Farm is a 3⁄4 acre nonprofit farm located in downtown Washington, DC.

Aerospace Industries Association Seeks a Graphic Design Intern

The Aerospace Industries Association is seeking a graphic design intern.