Internship

Clean Lab Internship

Support Art and Design research in our Bio Lab

The Bio Clean Lab at Mediamatic Biotoop Dijkspark offers a well-equipped workspace to facilitate the growing requirements of designers and artists who want to expand their work into biological fabrication.

In the Clean Lab we will set up our own projects as well as organise workshops based around the laboratory facilities and micro-organisms. Are you a student in a relevant field and do you want to gain experience in a bio lab?

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Preparing mycelium -

Mediamatic organises programs and research around the developments of bio art, design and science. What are the possibilities with micro-organisms? Together with designers, artists and scientists we bring new developments to the public with lectures and exhibitions.
Next to that we organise workshops and we do research about the possibilities of mycelium in our biolab.

Activities

• educate people about the lab
• education on safe laboratory techniques 
• growing materials with micro-organisms
• keep track of the inventory of micro-organisms en lab material
• assisting with workshops and courses
• organisation of the laboratory

Profile

• background in biology and laboratory
• affinity with art and experiment 
• you speak English and preferably Dutch
• you have good organisational skills and like to work both independently and in a team

What do we offer?

• an inspiring work environment in the centre of Amsterdam
• a broad national and international network in the arts, culture and biodesign 
• a placement fee of 250 per month with a full time internship (our internships are always 100 working days)

Apply

Send a letter with your resume to werk [at] mediamatic.nl stating ‘Internship Clean Lab’. Please also mention the preferred start date of your internship.