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.

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

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