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Application deadline: by 5 pm, Friday, November 16, 2018

This internship program provides Duke University juniors/seniors who study art, art history, or related disciplines, first-hand experience of how a museum is run and familiarity with an important collection of modern art. Activities include managing the galleries during opening hours to the public, assisting visitors, staffing the ticket office, cloakroom and other visitor facilities, supporting the museum office staff in various departments and participation in the educational activities of the museum, including presentations to the public, guided tours and workshops with children. The program includes educational activities such as seminars, conferences, educational trips and guided tours for interns.

To apply for the Nasher-Duke-sponsored two-month summer internship at the Peggy Guggenheim Collection in Venice, Italy students must meet the following criteria:

  • be a Duke junior/senior by Spring 2019
  • be studying art, art history or related area
  • be fluent in English and spoken Italian

Application and supporting materials must be sent to by 5 PM, Friday, November 16, 2018.

For consideration, please submit

  • University transcripts to date
  • Two letters of reference

DO NOT submit your application to the Peggy Guggenheim Collection. Submit your application to by the Nasher-specified deadline.

For more information visit the Peggy Guggenheim Collection Internship Program

Buona fortuna!

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