Internships | LUX Center for the Arts | Art Gallery, Classes, Summer Camps & Outreach



LUX Center for the Arts is a non-profit arts center that has been serving the Lincoln, Nebraska community for over 40 years.  LUX is proud to offer young adults with internship opportunities designed to offer professional experience, networking opportunities and experience working in a collaborative, creative environment. These opportunities are tailored for college students and recent graduates ages 18 and up.

Internship Credit & Compensation
Internships at the LUX are typically 15 hours per week and are paid at $11 per hour. Interns may arrange to receive academic credit through their school. Many colleges require 135-150 hours for internship credit. With perfect attendance this internship would be 165 hours (11 weeks at 15 hours per week). Commitment to the entire internship is preferred but applicants with limited schedules are encouraged to apply. Please detail your availability in your application to the best of your ability. We can work around trips and other work commitments on a case-by-case basis.

- $11 per hour for a maximum of 15 hours per week
- 50% off classes
- Up to 30% off on artwork and shop items
- Letter of reference (by request after successful completion of the internship) 

Current Opportunitites:

  • Gallery and Marketing Internship – 15 hours per week 
    • Work with both our Exhibitions Director and Communicatiosn Director to promote artwork for sale, education programs, events, and more. Upload new artwork to our online shop; create copy and content for news articles, social media, and e-newsletters; design graphics as needed; assist in photo, video, and written content creation; promote events through online calendars; social media audience engagement and more. Intern will help manage and promote online store. Photography, videography, editing and graphic design skills preferred. Each intern's schedule can be tailored to their availability.

Internship Application 

  • 2023 Summer Internship - 15 hours per week


LUX Center for the Arts is an equal opportunity employer.


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