Interns gain first-hand experience at a local art museum and are assigned to a specific department. They may assist with the following:
Curatorial & Collections Management
- Help maintain and update collection database
- Organize key records related to the museum's permanent collection and donor history
- Exhibition research, planning, and installation
- Consolidate and organize records of the museum's history
- Maintain and update the museum's research library on Utah artists
- Plan, implement, and assist with events and public programs
- Develop and write curriculum materials
- Create and prepare media resources, including photography and video
- Assist in researching, preparing, and writing grant applications
- Interact with the press and the public regarding museum initiatives and events
- Perform database management
- Help plan and execute fundraising events and membership drives.
- Collect, code, and analyze data about Museum programs and visitors
- Help develop and implement evaluation tools for Museum programs and exhibitions
Internship applicants must be able to commit to at least one semester (12 weeks) of service and serve a minimum of eight hours per week in their area of specialty. Prior to the start of internships, all accepted interns will be required to attend a general orientation meeting and obtain a background check.
Applications should fill out an online Intern Application and submit the following materials to firstname.lastname@example.org. Questions can be directed to Emily Larsen at email@example.com or 801-491-5702.
- Cover Letter
- Resume with three professional/academic references
2021 Spring/Summer Semester
- Application Deadline -April 9, 2021
- Intern Orientation - April 27, 2021