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Stu­dio Olafur Eli­as­son GmbH

The stu­dio team con­sists of spe­cia­li­sed tech­ni­ci­ans, archi­tects, artists, art his­to­ri­ans, cooks, and admi­nis­tra­tors. We work with Eli­as­son to expe­ri­ment, deve­lop, and install art­works, pro­jects, and exhi­bi­ti­ons as well as to com­mu­ni­cate and con­tex­tua­lise his work. We’re a fast-paced team that under­stands the impor­t­ance of slow, in-depth work. We hire highly skil­led team-play­ers, and we value crea­tive thin­kers and doers with a pas­sion for art.

Design Internship in the Exhibition Team of Studio Olafur Eliasson

still vacant

Working field:

Beginning of the contract: 15.08.2024, 6-months; or 01.03.2025, 6-months
Employment: Full-time
Where: Berlin
Deadline to apply: 31.05.2024

Job Description:
As a design intern at Studio Olafur Eliasson, you will be part of the Exhibitions team, working primarily with the studio’s exhibition design and planning team. The team is shaped by a dynamic team of specialists who focus on the creation of exhibitions and temporary projects.

Working within the Exhibitions team, tasks will include conducting research, making design studies and graphics, the construction of physical and digital models, supporting the production of visualisations and presentations, and supporting the overall design process of the upcoming exhibitions. You will work on a number of projects with a variety of team members, and should be able to be highly collaborative. We are looking for a team player, who is very motivated and committed to their work, and curious to acquire new knowledge, skills and abilities. We offer the opportunity to work on a variety of highly creative projects, across scales and in multiple stages of design and development.


Your Skills:

  • Strong interest in design and contemporary art
  • Experience in developing conceptual presentations, communicating through models and graphics
  • Confident becoming involved at any stage of the design process
  • Strong communication & organization skills, working well independently and within a small team
  • Ability to research content across disciplines, e.g. historical, conceptual, material information, project related literature and studies, and visually present key research findings to a group
  • Clear thinking, organisation and time management skillset
  • Strong time management skills, able to independently structure your time and meet deadlines
  • You are a student of architecture, design, or similar fields (this position is not suitable for those with professional degrees)
  • Basic knowledge of Rhinoceros 3D
  • Confident working in Adobe Programs, including: Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign

Language Requirements:
Fluent English is required.
Proficiency in German (both written and spoken) is desirable.
Proficiency in other languages a plus.

What we offer:

The position is a paid internship, open to students working towards a bachelor’s or master’s degree who are able to invest time in and receive academic credit for the internship.

All nationalities are encouraged to apply. Studio Olafur Eliasson is committed to an inclusive employment policy in all areas of the studio, with an explicit focus on increasing the ethnic, socioeconomic, and gender diversity of the studio.

Applicants from non-EU/Schengen countries applying for an on-site internship are required to obtain the necessary residency permits and visas for an internship in Germany; we can offer assistance in this process.

How to apply:

Applicants should submit until 31.05.2024 a brief cover letter (max. 500 words), a CV with names and contact information for two references, and a portfolio of previous design works (max. 15mb) to:, stating the period (from 15.08.2024 or 01.03.2025) for which the application is to be considered.