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Rhizome seeks Technology Assistant intern

Reporting to Rhizome’s Director of Technology, the Technology Assistant position helps with the wide variety of tasks needed to maintain and develop the Rhizome site. This is an ideal position for a candidate seeking to hone their professional skills in programming, IT and web development while working in an environment focused on arts and digital culture. This position requires 8-16 hours of work per week. Our office is located at the New Museum of Contemporary Art. Course Credit can be arranged for students. Previous holders of this position have moved on to positions in museums and startups.


Candidates must be have some experience in web development or programming. The position requires strong knowledge of HTML and CSS, and familiarity with a dynamic language like Python/PHP/Ruby, MySQL Databases, and Javascript, as well as experience with Unix based operating systems. Familiarity with contemporary art is also desirable.

To apply, submit a resume/cv along with a brief cover letter outlining your goals, previous experience, and interests to Please contact for more information.