Studio Arts-Graphic Design
Fennek International Global Strategies
Fennek International is a small firm which handles all aspects of marketing and communications according to clients' needs. Internships may focus more on the marketing aspects of the business or on graphic design and advertising.
Italian is not required.
Florence English Speaking Theatrical Artists (FESTA) is a bilingual and multicultural group of theatre professionals and interdisciplinary artists in Florence, dedicated to creating a new bi-cultural theatre model in Florence. The founders are American women, but the company is made up of artists from Italy, America, England, Ireland and other countries. The company is looking for a design intern to create a logo, design posters and programs for its shows, and design and maintain a newsletter.
Language requisites: Beginner’s level.
USA Girl Scouts Overseas-North Atlantic
USAGSO-NA serves American girls living in Germany, United Kingdom, Belgium, Netherlands, Italy, Spain, Turkey and Portugal. “We serve girls who want to enjoy the same excitement, fun, and adventures in Girl Scouting as their stateside Girl Scout sisters.” The student intern will create a wide variety of design products utilizing a variety of different media, including print and digital marketing materials, graphics, banners, websites, and more.
Language requisites: None.
The Velvet Circle
The Velvet Circle s a lifestyle web TV magazine that produces content on style, art, cuisine, and events. The company has partnered with Pitti Immagine on the production of Pitti Taste and produces monthly videos from fashion festivals, exhibits, runway shows, and restaurant openings. The Velvet Circle is also a boutique event management company that produces events in Florence including the annual Shopping Party for independent boutiques and emerging designers. Interns are sought in the following areas: film/video production, graphic design, fashion journalism, and event management.
Language requirement: None. Beginner Italian II would be appreciated.
Equipment requirement: Laptop computer. Not required but certainly welcomed: Final Cut Pro or other editing software for film students; Adobe Photoshop or other design software for graphic design students.