Internships & Volunteer Opportunities

CIACLA is run by an exciting team whose focus is bringing the best of contemporary culture to our audience. If you share the same drive as us we’d love to hear from you!

CIACLA’s Summer 2019 - Internships {3 Positions}

Time Commitment: 3 Months - Minimum of 10 Hours Per week

Reports: to Executive Director & Center Manager

Location: CIACLA, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica

Compensation: Voluntary Basis | College Credit if possible with your College/University

Suitability: These internships would suit fine art, marketing, events management, arts management or art history graduates as well as other disciplines or those wanting to gain an insight into a contemporary multidisciplinary arts organisation.

Experience Building:

  • You will gain experience in working in a leading contemporary arts center with a dynamic events, skilled workforce and exciting program of artists.
  • You will get an insight on the development, production and creation of exhibitions and events.
  • Working with international artists, curators and arts managers; gaining skills and knowledge that is invaluable as you grow your career in the arts.
  • Work with a collaborative staff.


  • Provide digital marketing support through our social media
  • Develop and optimise written and visual content for digital marketing campaigns
  • Assist in the maintenance of website
  • Photography and audio documentation of event
  • Provide some on-site support for events
  • Curatorial and Administrative Support
  • Audience Engagement, welcome, greet and assist in our visitors experience.
  • Invigilation of Gallery / Front of House Duties

Apply: Email a brief cover letter email along with a copy of your resume to with Internship in the subject line.

Deadline: Skype Interviews will be held on a monthly basis until the positions are filled. If interested please apply as soon as possible.


Volunteer @ CIACLA

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of an exciting creative team and international arts program.

Volunteers can help CIACLA through:

  • Assisting at Events & Exhibitions
  • Invigilation & Front of House
  • Fundraising & Marketing
  • Be a champion of CIACLA
  • Maintenance / Technical
  • You tell us!

Benefits as a volunteer

  • Assisting CIACLA reach its Charitable Goals
  • Avail of free access to our events
  • Gain experience across arts industries
  • You will meet like-minded people
  • Up close engagement with Contemporary Culture

Interested? Email with Volunteer in the Subject Line.