Through encounters with artist, workshops, and visits to other cultural institutions, teen docents will also broaden their knowledge of the arts and related career fields. Teen art guides (tags) are a group of creative, quirky, interesting, dedicated high school juniors and seniors who love art! they volunteer during free thursday nights, saturday workshops, family programs, teen night, and college night. Metropolitan area, mainly coming to us from virginia and maryland suburbs. This program provides teens with a safe, creative environment for out-of-school hours, resume-quality job experience, and a stipend, while the museum gains the benefit of formally trained summer programming assistants. All of these are challenges personally and institutionally, but all are challenges that i am excited to work on with my creative colleagues and most importantly, my creative teens. The purpose of this internship is to provide students with hands-on experience in marketing and public relations for an art museum.
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Teen docents give tours to elementary school children to help them learn how to look at and talk about art. This website is using a security service to protect itself from online attacks.