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🚀 Internship

• Starts May 28

Curatorial Intern

🚀 Summer Internship

Cleveland

AI generated summary

  • The ideal candidate should be a detail-oriented museum or history studies major with previous research experience, a passion for music history, and the ability to work independently and collaboratively. Proficiency in computer skills, including Office 365, is a must, with experience in Axiell being a plus. The candidate should also be able to adjust to changing demands, work days, evenings, and weekends, and be currently enrolled in a college or graduate school program.
  • The Curatorial Intern at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame is responsible for assisting with all aspects of the museum's artifact collection, including accessioning, research, and layout for exhibits. They will collaborate with the collections team, document artifacts and galleries, clean and maintain exhibits, and contribute to various research and data input projects. They may also have the opportunity to curate a set of artifacts for an upcoming exhibit and assist with the opening of a major exhibit in 2024.

Summer Internship

Creative Arts & Fashion•Cleveland

Description

  • The Curatorial Intern will assist the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Museum’s curations and collections teams in many duties related to exhibit preparation such as research, layout, and cataloging. This opportunity will allow the Curatorial Intern to gain practical, hands-on museum experience while under the mentorship of our Director of Curatorial Affairs. 

Requirements

  • Museum or history studies major
  • Previous research experience
  • Detail oriented
  • Passion for music history
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively
  • Flexible and able to adjust to changing demands
  • Must be proficient in computer skills including Office 365
  • Experience with Axiell a plus
  • Available to work days, evenings, and weekends as needed
  • Intern applicants must be currently enrolled in a college (preferably entering senior year after summer 2024) or graduate school program.

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Creative Arts & Fashion

Responsibilities

  • Assist with accessioning
  • Assisting with artifact layouts for our major exhibits
  • Artifact research
  • Artifact collection
  • Collaborate with collections team as needed (cataloging, photography, etc.).
  • Photo documentation
  • Artifact and Gallery cleaning
  • Research as needed
  • Data input
  • Possible Projects:
  • Assist in curating/collecting a set of artifacts for an upcoming exhibit and overseeing the processes to get them on exhibit
  • Researching artifact background for the museum's early acquisitions
  • Assist in all aspects/processes for major exhibit opening in 2024

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Start date

May 28, 2024

Location

Cleveland