Stage / Internship Giardino di Daniel Spoerri Italy

Internship

Every year we engage a summer intern to work with us for 1 to 3 months!

The internship is aimed at art historians, gardeners, artists and restorers.

Description:
The »Hic Terminus Haeret – Il Giardino di Daniel Spoerri« foundation is looking for an enthusiastic intern for a period
up to 3 months.
»Il Giardino di Daniel Spoerri« is a park for contemporary art in southern Tuscany (Grosseto Province, by Monte Amiata).
The 16-hectare terrain is a former olive-growing estate purchased by Daniel Spoerri in the 1980s. Today, the sculpture
park is a foundation with a total of 113 artworks by Daniel Spoerri and by 50 other internationally renowned artists.
Visitors can enter and interact with many of the works.

This call for applications is aimed at applicants who are interested in the link between art and nature, and will not miss urban
life while in a rural environment. In these beautiful rural surroundings you will have the opportunity to expand and deepen your
knowledge about Daniel Spoerri’s work and his artistic environment. Your knowledge will be applied directly in conversation
with a specialist audience and the interested public.
A schedule will be planned on site in conjunction with the team and specific tasks will be defined in consultation with staff.
Working hours: Tuesday to Sunday 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Job profile:

  • Receiving visitors with ticket sales, a brief introduction and basic information on the sculpture park
  • Coordination of daily processes
  • Correspondence in German and English
  • Responding to telephone enquiries
  • Provision of support in the maintenance of the website and social media

Requirements:

  • Background knowledge in art and cultural studies
  • Interest in contemporary art
  • Good German and English skills, knowledge of Italian welcome
  • Driver’s license (possession of a car is a plus, but is not required)

The internship is remunerated with a small allowance of €100.00 per week.

Accommodation: A room on the premises of the sculpture park will be made available to the successful applicant.
Cooking facilities are available if required or daily vouchers for the restaurant in the park will be provided.

Informal applications and all enquiries should be made to
info@danielspoerri.org

Kontakt:

Foundation »Hic Terminus Haeret – Il Giardino di Daniel Spoerri
Susanne Neumann
Strada Provinciale Pescina, 58038 Seggiano GR, Italien
info@danielspoerri.org