Peggy Guggenheim Internship Program - Venice

The University of Melbourne

The Peggy Guggenheim internship aims to provide an opportunity for students from different cultures to gain practical experience of museology and familiarity with an important collection of modern art. The successful student will join a group of interns from different countries who learn together in a creative international atmosphere and acquaint themselves with the life and culture of Venice. The internship is usually for a period of 2 months during June and July. The biennial internship, initiated between the School of Culture and Communication and the Peggy Guggenheim Collection, has been made possible by the Palladio Trust Committee.
Eligibility: Applicants must hold candidature for a postgraduate qualification in the School of Culture and Communication at the University of Melbourne, and be fluent in written and spoken Italian. Preference will be given to applicants in their early postgraduate years and to those who have an interest in Italian art. Applicants may be required to attend an interview.
Application closing date: Mid October
Support Type: Cadetship, Travel Grant outside Australia,
Gender: Co-Ed
Frequency of Offer: Every 2 years
Length of Support: 1-Jun - 31-Jul
Fields of Study: Creative Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences, Language & Literature,
Location of Study: Melbourne Metropolitan,
No Offered Per Year: 1
Subjects: Archaeology, Classics, Art history, Cinema studies, Art curatorship and museum management, Archaeology - Classical, Art conservation, Fine arts,
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