“The Design Studio at the Getty is the best beginning experience for a designer. Their department is so comprehensive, you’re exposed to a little bit of everything.”
— current DCA intern, Bill Neal
The student will partner with a lead designer to develop graphic design solutions for various print ephemera connected with the Getty, including Education and Performing Arts. Work will involve collaborations with internal clients, production and web staff to coordinate deliverables. The Design Studio is a fast-paced, deadline-driven, creative environment that develops high quality design solutions.
The Design Studio at the Getty will offer a fully set-up MAC workstation for the successful student candidate. The Internship position is 16 hours per week. The work must be carried out at the Getty Center Design Studio. Allocation of hours can be flexible —ideally the intern would be here two 8 hour days per week (8:30 – 5:30 with a 1 hour lunch break), and option 2 would be four 4 hour days (8:30-12:30 or 1:30-5:30).
•Working knowledge of InDesign and CS5 programs.
•Ability to generate a design solution quickly and carry it through to completion.
•Strong communication skills.
Send your resume, cover letter and three work samples to email@example.com by Monday, September 3rd. I’m happy to help you prepare your application and answer additional questions or put you in touch with past interns. Set up an advising meeting by calling 310-206-1422.