phone: (613) 533-6000 ext. 77052
Agnes Etherington Art Centre
Kingston, ON K7K 3N6
|Department: Cultural Studies||Term Available: TBA||Instructors:Jan Allan|
This applied research internship in a professional art museum cultivates understanding of the capacity and disciplinary protocols surrounding research and public presentation of critical cultures within an institutional framework. The focus of the course is a defined research project developed in consultation with the supervising curator and contributing to the Art Centre’s exhibition program or collection development. Practicum students work on-site at the Art Centre 10 hours per week, with additional research hours required. For information on the curatorial direction of our contemporary art program, please refer to the gallery web site at www.aeac.ca
Graduate students with relevant education and/or experience in visual and media art or art history in the Cultural Studies Programs at a Masters or Doctoral level are eligible to apply. Those interested should submit a letter of intent describing their goals and areas of interest, a CV and a transcript of their academic record by the deadlines below. Admission will be based on interviews, and is contingent on identification of a research project aligned with student research interests and evolving gallery needs.
|Fall 2012: 15 May 2012||Winter 2013: 15 October 2012||Spring/summer 2013: 30 January 2013|