The Rubin Museum of Art in house creative team is seeking a graphic design intern to assist in the Marketing and Communication Department. The intern will work closely with the Marketing & Communication team and report directly to the Graphic Designer and Creative Head of Graphics and Branding.

Please note that this position is unpaid.

How to Apply:
Indicate Graphic Design Fall Internship on Subject Line of Email
Must include PDF Portfolio/Website, Resume and Cover Letter to Muoi Ly at

Area of Responsibilities:
Support design staff in designing engaging graphic communications for print and web. This will include, social media graphics, promotional items, flyers, signages, and other marketing materials as needed.
Edit images in preparation for use on Museum website, social media, signage, etc.
General production and design work will be assigned as needed.

We seek a motivated individual who…
is a Junior or Senior in an accredited college or university
has strong knowledge of Adobe Indesign and Photoshop
is fluent in the fundamentals of design and detail-oriented
has a strong eye for layout design and typography
must be organized and have excellent time management
must have an understanding of print and digital design
an independent self-starter and ability to multi-task
is a team player
has great communication skills

Image editing and color corrections
Excellent skill in layout and composition
Strong portfolio showing previous visual and design work
Fluent in the full Adobe Creative Suite
Knowledge of Google Doc, Powerpoint, Microsoft Word, Keynote

Intern Benefits:
All internships are unpaid. Academic requirements may be fulfilled by arrangement with the individual college or university.
Rubin Museum interns receive the following benefits:
Free admission at museums across the country
Free admission to Rubin Museum programs when/if available
10% discount on food and beverage at Café Serai.
25% discount on most items in the Rubin Shop, with a 40% discount on Rubin Museum publications.
10% discount on selected Rubin programs.
25% discount on gift memberships
Invitation to the annual Volunteer Appreciation Event.

Learn more

Intern can expect to learn

The intern gets experience on how to work or communicate with different departments in the Museum.
He or she will get a better insight on how an in house graphic team operates in a nonprofit organization setting.
Hands on experiences on projects.


Indicate Graphic Design Fall Internship on Subject Line of Email.
Include link to Portfolio Website (or pdf portfolio), Resume and Cover Letter to Muoi Ly

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