Overview of Department: The Public Programs department develops programs to welcome and engage visitors. The Phillips Collection offers interdisciplinary programs for a wide variety of audiences. The Public Programs department creates programs for special exhibitions, the permanent collection, academic partners, and community partners.
Internship Project: The Public Programs intern will assist the Public Programs department with developing programs to welcome and engage visitors, most notably for upcoming exhibitions featuring global themes and contemporary issues. In addition to working with the Head of Public Programs to create programs for upcoming exhibitions, the Public Programs intern will assist in developing programming related to the permanent collection, special initiatives, or community partners. The Public Programs intern will work public programs on Thursdays (and some weekends).
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