Internship Opportunities at the Modern


Public Relations Photography Internship

Applicant should be a junior or senior photography major that is capable in various environments with a camera and is proficient in Photoshop CC (RAW digital images and transparency scans) and possibly Adobe Illustrator/Indesign. Please send 5 to 10 images with your resume, submitted electronically or with a self-addressed envelope. The photography intern will assist the department in photographing various events and subjects for both print and digital uses.

This is a paid internship position. Candidates must commit to work 10 hours per week. Application deadline for Fall 2016 is July 8.
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Public Relations Internship

Applicant should be a junior or senior majoring in art history or public relations with an interest/knowledge in modern and contemporary art.

Internship Responsibilities:
In addition to assisting on projects as assigned and an intern-determined independent project, duties could include:

  • Managing news clippings
  • Fulfilling admission ticket donation requests from non-profit organizations
  • Participating in Museum’s social media presence
  • Researching for media buying plan: finding costs, circulations, demographics, income level for demographics
  • Compiling The Modern Staff, internal newsletter
  • Entering data for our e-contact database
  • Creating promotional e-mails and slides
  • Researching and contacting other museums, hotels, and media outlets as needed
  • Preparing for Media Previews, such as organizing media responses, press kits, name tags, and photo permits
  • Participating in department and vendor meetings

This is a paid internship position. Candidates must commit to work 10 hours per week. Application deadline for Fall 2016 is July 8.
Apply for this position.