Whitney Museum of American Art

About Whitney Museum of American Art

As the preeminent institution devoted to the art of the United States, the Whitney Museum of American Art presents the full range of twentieth-century and contemporary American art, with a special focus on works by living artists. Designed by architect Renzo Piano and situated between the High Line and the Hudson River, the Whitney's new building vastly increases the Museum’s exhibition and programming space, providing the most expansive view ever of its unsurpassed collection of modern and contemporary American art.

Please complete an application located on the Museum’s website:


Summer Intern

June 2022 - August 2022 New York City, NY
“My team, the education team, was such a supportive space. We talked a lot about the nature of art museums and the issues museums as institutions faced which was really cool. ”

Gallery Assistant

February 2018 New York City, NY
“I've been at the Whitney since 2015, first as a volunteer and now as a part-time worker and I always feel like it's a big family! ”
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