Employer Profile: Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts


The Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts, a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization, tasked with producing events and arts programs as well as managing several facilities.


BOPA coordinates Baltimore’s major events including New Year’s Eve and July 4th celebrations at the Inner Harbor, which routinely attract hundreds of thousands of spectators; Artscape, which serves more than 350,000 people each year; Baltimore Book Festival, Baltimore Farmers’ Market & Bazaar, Baltimore Open Studio Tour and the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade.

The Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts manages the Baltimore Mural Program, Free Fall Baltimore, PNC Neighborhood Grant Program and Bright StArts Workshops For Children. In additional, BOPA oversees historic attractions and sites including the Top of the World Observation Level, School 33 Art Center, The Cloisters and the Bromo Seltzer Arts Tower.

Internship Positions:

BOPA is seeking interns for the following areas… please check MICAnetwork.com for full descriptions!

  • School 33 Art Center Internships – graphic design portfolios especially welcome here
  • Visual Arts Internship with Jim Lucio for Artscape 2012 – experience networking with Baltimore art community and artists, as well as familiarity with local galleries is a plus
  • Graphic Design Internship – please bring your design portfolios to the fair