2022 OISTAT Headquarters Internship Program

Jun 2, 2022

Would you like to experience cultural exchange in a working environment? Do you ever get curious about what global organizations do? We hear you! The OISTAT Internship Program gives you the opportunity to experience working at the headquarters of a global arts organization in Taiwan.

What is OISTAT

The International Organisation of Scenographers, Theatre Architects and Technicians (OISTAT) is a worldwide organization for scenographers, theatre architects, theatre educators, and theatre technicians. It is a co-operative, non-governmental organization with OISTAT Centres, associations, and individual members representing more than 50 countries. 

OISTAT was officially established in Prague in 1968 to promote the worldwide exchange of ideas and innovations, encourage lifelong learning among live performance practitioners, and dedicate itself to foster international collaborations. OISTAT respects the diversity of all cultures and celebrates the similarities and differences of those who work in support of live performances. OISTAT officially moved its headquarters to Taipei in 2006, becoming the first non-governmental arts organization to base its headquarters in Taiwan.

What to Expect from the Internship Program
Internship Compensation 

This is an unpaid internship. You will receive a certificate of completion from OISTAT upon completing the program.

Internship Duration 

From September 14th to November 25th, 2022. 
Two to three days a week recommended; further details to be discussed in person. The more time you are willing to invest, the more you will gain from this internship.

Internship requirements
Number of openings 

1-2 person(s)

Internship location

OISTAT Headquarters 
Suite L, Center for Innovation Taipei (CIT)
No.1, Yumen St
Taipei, Taiwan, 10452

Application process and dates

Click here for the application form
Please complete the form and send to weiping@oistat.org before June 15, 2022. You will receive a confirmation email from OISTAT HQ. 

Interview and Acceptance Notification 

Interviews will be held during the week of June 20 – June 24, 2022.
The acceptance notification will be sent on Wednesday, June 29.


Wei-Ping Chen
OISTAT Manager