Open Positions

Volunteer for De-installation of Public Summer: Library of Immediacy on Governors Island

From approximately September 24-30, SUPERFRONT needs able, dependable volunteers to assist with the de-installation of the award winning design by saA on Governors Island. Tasks include some drilling and lifting, but also access to Governors Island during nonpublic days and IDP Credit via NCARB.

Please email with your name, email, phone number and days/times available. We need you!

Want to be a SUPERFRONT Librarian this summer?


Library Volunteers are needed on Saturdays and Sundays, July 21- September 23rd, on Governors Island to be present at the Library of Immediacy. Tasks include: answering questions, prompting visitors to participate, keeping the library orderly, helping with events and just being there. The hours will generally be from 11-6.

There is cover from the rain, and a wonderful place to read and relax.

You can see more photos here.

If you’d like to volunteer, please email with your:
Preferred Email Address
Days Available



Now accepting applications for 2012 Interns! (April 6, 2012)

Interns are a vital part of SUPERFRONT.

We are now accepting applications for positions open immediately through the rest of the year.

All of SUPERFRONT’s internships will be located in New York, in tandem with this year’s PUBLIC SUMMER exhibition, which will be taking place on Governors Island. Interns will be working closely with the Program Director in order to develop and plan a large-scale public project which includes a design competition and dynamic public programming.

Responsibilities will include some or all of the following: administrative and coordination work for a design competition, assisting with a fundraising campaign, help with the physical construction of a semi-outdoor space on Governors Island, acting as liaison between SUPERFRONT and partnering organizations, help establish programming, marketing and social networking outreach, managing and procuring supplies, sending emails, creating spreadsheets, photographing events, meeting great people and more.

Interest in SUPERFRONT’s mission.
Attention to detail and the ability to work independently.
Clear and friendly communication skills.
Ability to interact with diverse populations in a myriad of settings in person, on the phone and via email.
Positive energy, reliability, flexibility and a willingness to help us make things happen!
Valid drivers license a plus.

To apply, please email a short cover letter and resume to with “Intern” in the subject line. Portfolios are not necessary. Please indicate why you would like to intern at SUPERFRONT, your schedule and availability, and any relevant past experience.  If interested, we’ll contact you for an interview.

All internships are unpaid. Hours are flexible, but we prefer a minimum of two days per week.