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Open to public on April 18, 1997, He Xiangning Art Museum is the first national-level art museum named after an individual. Taking the collection, exhibition and study of He’s artworks and archives as its underlying mission, He Xiangning Art Museum is academically positioned to curate, display, collect and study outstanding artistic outcomes of overseas Chinese, female and young artists, and to collate and preserve relevant archives and records on the corresponding art histories, with parallel emphasis on introducing and promoting Chinese and international contemporary art via exchange programs. With two decades of consistent efforts, it has generated a strong influence in the Chinese art and scholarly communities and Chinese society at large, built an image of contemporaneity, academic rigor and intellectual depth, and gradually established an international reputation.

To offer internship positions to art enthusiasts and aspirants after a career in art museum, and to lay the groundwork for the new generation of competent art museum staff, the museum now makes an open call for interns to support its everyday operation.

I.Qualifications

1.Bachelor’s degree or above in related discipline, or incumbent university student, with preference given to those with practical experiences;
2.Enthusiasm for art, art museum and education, passion for work, sense of responsibility, honesty and self-motivation;
3.Good writing and communicative skill, IT literacy for job-related office software;
4.Full attendance from Monday to Friday between 9:00 and 17:30 everyday, with leaves on holidays; overtime over weekends possible considering the nature of work.

II.Benefits

1.Priority access to exhibition preparation and latest first-hand information;
2.Priority access to various art events of the museum;
3.Complimentary publication and art merchandise of the exhibition(s) held during internship;
4.Monthly allowance for food and transport;
5.An official proof of internship issued by the museum.

III.Obligations

1.Understand and follow the Regulations on Interns of He Xiangning Art Museum and other museum regulations (including confidentiality policy and rules);
2.Observe work schedule and requirements, and complete all assigned tasks with great conscience;
3.Strictly abide by applicable national laws, museum rules and regulations and work process during internship; any violation of law or discipline shall result in revocation of internship qualification and the intern shall be held accountable for any consequence.

IV.Application Process

1.Read carefully the Regulations on Interns of He Xiangning Art Museum and other documents for a preliminary knowledge of the job description and recruitment requirements;
2.Send a detailed resume and all the application materials to yanmuzi@hxnart.org, entitling the email in the format of “Application +Job Title + Name”. Museum contact: Ms. Yan, +86(755)86955402
3.The museum will arrange interviews for preferred applicants based on the application materials and merits, and those who pass the interview will begin their internship immediately.

V.Bylaws

1.He Xiangning Art Museum reserves the right of interpretation of the Regulations.
2.The Regulations are effective on the day of announcement.