Friday, April 12, 2013

PMCA seeks summer intern

Pasadena Museum of California Art website

Exhibition & Marketing Intern
(Getty Multicultural Undergraduate Summer Program Internship)

Deadline: Friday, April 19th, 2013 at 5:00pm

Reporting to the Exhibition Manager & Registrar and the Marketing & Outreach Coordinator, the Exhibition & Marketing Intern will learn about the essential components involved in managing an exhibition, as well as educational programming. The intern’s duties and responsibilities will involve participating in the various stages of exhibition and program development, from research to planning and execution, for multiple upcoming exhibitions. The position will also entail the development and execution of marketing initiatives for both current and upcoming exhibitions. Responsibilities will include assisting in online (e-blasts, social media networks, blogs) and offline (print materials, event production) efforts.

• With the goal of increased diversity in the arts, this opportunity is intended for groups underrepresented in museum- and visual arts-related professions. Individuals of African-American, Asian, Latino/Hispanic, Native American, and Pacific Islander descent are encouraged to apply.
• Applicants must be currently enrolled undergraduates, and have completed at least one semester of college by June 2013. Students graduating in Spring 2013 are also eligible. (Students who are enrolled in a second BA or BS program are not eligible.)
• Applicants must reside or attend college in Los Angeles County.

Comfortable working with Microsoft Office Suite, familiar with Adobe Creative Suite (not required, but preferred), Mac savvy, detail-oriented, self-motivated, independent, excellent communication skills 

Internships are full-time (40 hours/week) positions, with a salary of $3,500, for a consecutive ten-week work period between June and August, 2013.

Please send your cover letter and résumé (with references) to Alexis Kaneshiro, Marketing & Outreach Coordinator, at by Friday, April 19th, 2013 at 5:00pm.

Discover the Arts in Los Angeles! 
The PMCA is offering 2-for-1 admission (redeem here!). More than 40 of LA’s leading museums and performance groups invite you to save up to 50% on admission during LA Tourism’s annual Discover the Arts in Los Angeles: History, Culture, Science and More campaign.

Wednesday, April 24 | 11am-10pm
Blaze Pizza Fundraiser

Love eating pizza AND supporting the PMCA? Stop by the museum to pick up a flier (or print one here!), bring it to Blaze on APRIL 24, and they'll donate 20% of your meal's proceeds to us. Valid for dine-in AND take-out orders. Must present printed flier.

Do you have neat shots of LAYER: A Loose Horizon to share? Send them to Alexis at for a chance to be featured on our Facebook page. The installation is leaving in early July, so act fast!

Image credits: Installation view, California Scene Paintings from 1930 to 1960, March 10–July 28, 2013, Pasadena Museum of California Art, photo © 2013 Don Milici; Layer: A Loose Horizon [detail], June 2012–July 2013, Pasadena Museum of California Art, photo © 2013 Amanda K. Stirn
Pasadena Museum of California Art
490 East Union Street, Pasadena, CA 91101
Wednesday–Sunday, 12–5pm

$7 adults, $5 students + seniors
Free the first Friday of the month (all day)
Free the third Thursday of the month 

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