Studio Institute

Education Intern

The Noguchi Museum -- Education Intern

Please see instructions on how to apply at the bottom of this page.

The Arts Intern will help to create a new family activity guide, which will involve researching and evaluating family programs at The Noguchi Museum and at other New York City institutions. The guide will be offered to families visiting the Museum, and will include information about Isamu Noguchi, the artist who founded the Museum, as well as activity prompts and discussion starters.

To complete this research, the Arts Intern will assist family programs at The Noguchi Museum, gaining knowledge about pedagogy, cultural inclusivity, and strategies of the programs. The Arts Intern will also visit other art institutions and assess family resources in museums around New York City. After analyzing the collected data from these visits, the Arts Intern will participate in meetings with the Education Department to develop prototypes and surveys of the new family guide. The Arts intern will design and test the prototypes, surveying family visitors for their feedback. The Arts Intern will complete their research by analyzing the collected feedback data and sharing it with the Education Department.

Projects Include:
- Conduct research to support the creation of a new family guide at The Noguchi Museum
- Create prototype versions of a family guide alongside the Education Department
- Analyze data from visitors, understanding visitor engagement to the Museum

This position pays $13/hr, 28 hours a week for 9 weeks. This will include Saturdays and Sundays, as well as two weekdays per week, to be decided with your supervisor.  In addition, you will receive a $500 stipend for completing the Arts Intern component of the program. Visit the Program Details page for more information.  


BEFORE APPLYING, VERIFY YOU:
1) Will be enrolled as a full time undergraduate student as of the Fall 2018 semester. You must be a rising Junior or Senior.
2)
Attend college in New York City, or live in New York City. 
3) Have an Expected Family Contribution of less than $5000. This number is on your FAFSA form, to see what it looks like -- click here. 

APPLICATION PROCEDURES:

1) To apply to a position, please click here and fill out the eligibility application form
2) Once your eligibility application is reviewed and approved, Studio Institute will send you an email confirming your eligibility for the program. Note: once you're verified as eligible for Arts Intern, you can apply to as many positions as you'd like. You do not have to submit the eligibility application more than once. 
3) You will forward this confirmation email, along with your CV, cover letter, transcript, and recommendations to the email below these instructions with the subject "Arts Intern 2018 Approved Application".

Once you've received confirmation of eligibility, email your application to Sejin Park at spark@noguchi.org.