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The CPB Foundation is looking for skilled individuals who are willing to help with the organisation.

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Here's your chance to be part of a unique hybrid edition of Chennai Photo Biennale - Edition 3! 

We are looking for two interns to manage the social media and digital presence of CPB on various platforms. This is a full time role - ideally we would like to have you working with our team at the CPB office in Chennai but we are open to you working from home, wherever it may be. 

The role includes but is not limited to:

  • Create engaging and meaningful content on a scheduled basis under the guidance and mentorship of a CPB Senior Member. 

  • Promotion of the upcoming CPB 3 festival exhibits, artists and programs.

  • Responding to queries via DM, email. 

  • Coordinating zoom program management 

  • Coordinating Facebook and Youtube live streams

  • Making IG reels on the BTS and other parts of the Biennale for promotion and wider reach to various audiences. Feel free to be the narrator on behalf of CPB!

  • Always helps if you have multi-lingual proficiencies to be able to create content in the vernacular as well! 

Must have:

  • Proficiency in English is a must. An ideal candidate would be someone who is proficient in both English and Tamil. Plus any other languages. 

  • Basic design and typo skills for social media - Canva or any other similar design platforms

  • Vigilant about spellings and grammar 

  • Punctuality and ability to meet strict deadlines in an organised manner

  • Proficient with Google Suite: Sheets, Docs, Slides

  • Proficient with Social Media platforms and management: Facebook, Instagram, Whatsapp and Twitter 

  • Ideas on other forms of promotion and encouraging non-arts audiences to experience the biennale. 

Skills preferred:

  • Familiarity with other apps to facilitate social media posting is a plus.

  • Curiosity and willingness to learn and experiment with other aspects of social media - design, gifs etc 

  • Graphic design knowledge - Illustrator, InDesign is a bonus

  • Any other interests such as blogging, podcasting are more than welcome.


  • Send in your CV to [email protected] 

  • Email must include an updated resume and a cover letter including why you would like to intern with CPB. Application should include writing samples and reference links to prior works managing social media. 

  • Subject line: Your full name _SM_internship 


Looking for enthusiastic designers to work with the CPB Foundation team in Chennai! Your role will be to work with our team on day to day project requirements and for our weekly activities and programs for our social media and website. Based on interest and design knowledge, you could also be working on tactile design projects. 

Starting immediately.

Time period: Minimum 12-18 months from date of joining. 

Location: CPB Foundation, First Floor, 38, Kamaraj Avenue 2nd St, Adyar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600020

Chennai based candidates only. 

Skills required:

  • Minimum 6 months experience of working in the field. 

  • Knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, Lightroom, InDesign and other design tools is a must. 

  • Punctuality, working in an organised fashion and ability to meet deadlines

  • Knowledge on typography, iconography, color, web design, illustration and image selection/manipulation. 

  • Keen eye for visual details and accuracy to ensure excellent visitor engagement and experience.

  • Curiosity and willingness to learn and experiment with other aspects of design - gifs etc

  • Proficiency with Google Suite: Sheets, Docs, Slides.

  • Video editing knowledge - Adobe Premiere Pro etc preferred.

  • Basic knowledge of Photography and Videography on the phone is a plus.

  • Proficiency in Tamil typing is a plus. 


  • Send in your applications to [email protected] Subject line: _Designer.   
  • Email must include an updated resume, a cover letter describing why you would like to work with CPBF. Attach a portfolio of your works along with your application. 

Salary to be discussed based on experience. 

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