Digging Pitt Gallery and Digging Pitt Too have a few volunteer internship positions available. There are a lot of benefits in working for a small gallery like Digging Pitt. You will be working directly with John Morris, the Gallery Director. All of the positions have a lot of meat to them, with real opportunities for applying what you know and expanding your skills. We are open to ideas in customizing an internship program that works for you. Please contact the gallery at 412-605-0450 or by email for more information. We are currently looking for interns in the following areas --
Art Registrant Intern
Assists the director in organizing art work in portfolios. The candidate will develop an inventory of work and log new works into the inventory. The inventory list will include cross referencing available images. In addition, the candidate will assist in the installation of exhibits. Digging Pitt is currently using Microsoft Excel for a database.
Public Relations Intern
Will assist in the maintenance of current internet initiatives underway at the gallery. Includes the maintenance of a MySpace page as well as several gallery blogs. Some writing for posts and press releases may be involved. Researching press contacts and maintaining a database of email addresses. Developing and maintaining addresses for the gallery email list. The gallery currently maintains an email list on Outlook.
Web Development Intern
Will assist in the maintenance and update of the gallery website. Will include experience in Macromedia Dreamweaver and related graphic programs.