Fall 2019 Internships at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is currently accepting applications  for Fall 2019  internships in all museum departments including (but not limited to) Curatorial, Development , Education, Exhibition Management, Marketing, Media and Public Relations, and Publishing and Digital Media. Internships are also  available with Guggenheim special projects and initiatives such as the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi Project, the Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art  Initiative,  the Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Chinese Art Initiative, and the Panza Collection Initiative. The Fall 2019 Internship Program will begin on Monday, September 16 and end on Friday, December 13. Fall internships are either full- or part-time,  depending on the department. All internships require a minimum commitment of 16 hours  (2  days) per week, and a number of openings require a 3 or 4 day per week commitment.

We are pleased to offer $500 stipends to all undergraduate-level students and $1,000 stipends to all graduate-level students who are accepted into the Fall 2019 Program.

Name of Organization: The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum 

Internship  Program Description: 

The objective of  the  Internship  Program  is to  offer  practical  museum  training experience  to  individuals interested in pursuing careers in the arts and  museum  fields.  Interns gain a  broad  understanding  of  how a particular department functions within the context of a major muse um , as well as specific skills related to that department’s  activities.  Interns  are  assigned  to  a  department  based  on  academic  background,   professional skills, interests, and career goals. Interns participate in the ongoing work of Museum departments and contribute to specific projects or portions of  larger departmental  initiatives. For a full list of departments that offer internships,

please see: www.guggenheim.org/internships.

Museum  Culture  Seminar Program:

The Museum Culture Seminar Program forms an integral part of our Internship Program. The program includes site visits to other New York arts and cultural institutions such as auction houses, galleries, corporate collections, and  museums. Discussion with a wide array of arts and  museum  professionals, including  Guggenheim  staff, is facilitated. A field  trip outside of New York City is planned for the end of each internship period.

How to Apply:

Prospective  applicants  please send  cover letter, resume, Guggenheim application form  (found on web site), list of relevant coursework, academic writing sample, and two letters of recommendation via postal mail  to: Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Internship Program, 1071 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10128-0173.

For more information, please visit our web site: www.guggenheim.org/internships