Nordic Light and Landskrona Foto Festival call for curatorial interns

As an intern, you will get the possibility to facilitate exhibitions during the photo festival. This is Boe Marion's exhibition at Nordic Light 2017. Photo: Tommy Rustad. 

As an intern, you will get the possibility to facilitate exhibitions during the photo festival. This is Boe Marion's exhibition at Nordic Light 2017. Photo: Tommy Rustad. 

Nordic Light International Festival of Photography in Kristiansund, Norway, and Landskrona Foto Festival in Sweden, are looking for interns to work as assistant curator, which includes facilitate/curate exhibitions, help with program and events, as well as assisting with daily tasks. 

We're looking for someone who has a relevant education (e.g. Art History, Curation, Photography, Visual Culture), and are a recent graduate or young curator. The internship is for those who are looking to experience life in the photography festival scene as part of the staff. You will have opportunity to work with international artists and curators as well as make connections, useful for your future career.

The ideal candidate must have an interest in photography, a taste for interacting with the public, the ability to multitask and to be able to successfully execute both administrative and program oriented tasks.

We offer a unique experience and reference letters for your future career, as well as free accommodation and a grant of €1000. You should stay for six weeks during Nordic Light in Norway from 3 April – 6 May 2018 or during Landskrona Foto Festival in Sweden from 20 August – 30 September 2018. Deadline for application is 25 February. 

HOW TO APPLY

Please send your CV and a short motivation letter to ingunn@nle.no (Nordic Light) or festival@landskronafoto.org (Landskrona Foto). 
 
The applicants must be based in a Nordic Country (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway or Sweden) or a Nordic citizen based overseas.
 
This Internship program is sponsored by The Nordic Culture Fund. 

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