Nasher Teen Council Application

Please complete applications by Monday, September 25, 2017

The Nasher Teen Council (NTC) brings together diverse Durham high school students weekly to discuss contemporary social issues related to the art at the Nasher Museum. The program connects high school students with local artists and museum professionals, and provides opportunities for students to work on collaborative projects with each other and the Durham community.

NTC represents a variety of creative pursuits. Visual art experience not required.

Interviews will be held September 25-28. Our first meeting will be Thursday, October 5.

Please email or call 919.684.9244 with any questions!


Email address:



Phone number:

Which form of communication do you prefer?:

Time of Meetings (make sure you are available at this time):
Thursday evenings 4:30-7 PM

Please respond thoughtfully to the following questions.

Who influences you? Share your favorite artists, musicians, authors, social leaders and their impact on you.

How do you express your creativity? If you are an artist, please describe the art you like to make.

How does your identity, experience, and/or worldview shape your creative practice?

If you had to write a list of the top 5 things you want to do in your lifetime, what would they be?

What role do you typically play in a group setting? What unique things do you contribute?

What impact do you want to make in your Durham community? What do you think is an effective way to make that impact?

Is there anything else you would like to share with us?

Please select a reference who can speak to your character, leadership potential, and/or your creative work. Include reference's name, number and email.


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