Transformer provides the community with an extensive rotating exhibition and programming schedule. We are seeking interns to assist our Programs and Development team to organize, execute and cultivate around these detailed events and programs.

Responsibilities include:

  • Assisting with space maintenance and installation prep
  • Greeting and engaging with gallery visitors
  • Providing assistance at exhibition openings and events; on and off-site
  • Updating and managing databases of donors and sponsors
  • Facilitating printing and mailings
  • Coordinating and organizing incoming donations
  • Assisting with record keeping
  • Supporting Transformer staff with additional administrative tasks


  • Studio Art, Art History, Arts Administration or Arts Management degrees preferred
  • Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop and InDesign preferred
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word & Excel) required
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Positive attitude
  • Passion for contemporary art and the emerging local art scene

Send an email to: info@transformerdc.org
Subject Line: 2019 Intern Application: First & Last Name 
Include the following information:
    1) Your up-to-date CV/Resume 
    2) A brief statement about why you are interested in working with Transformer and what you hope to learn