Employment & Internships

Employment & Internships



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Communications Intern

Communications Intern will gain experience working in a museum setting and begin to learn the
skills necessary to be effective in the Communications workforce. This will be done by
documenting museum events for possible use in Museum materials, as well as capturing,
managing, and organizing assets that support visitor engagement in a renowned cultural

Membership/Advancement Intern

The role of the Advancement Intern is to support the efforts of the Advancement Department including Museum membership efforts, the annual fund campaign, grant research and data compilation, sponsorship materials, and donor events. Advancement responsibilities also include database entry, receiving calls from prospective donor organizations, filing and special projects. As a member of the staff team, the Advancement Intern implements strategies that carry out the museum’s overall mission.


How to Apply
For open positions at Grand Rapids Art Museum, submit your resume and cover letter to hr@artmuseumgr.org. Please indicate what job position you are applying for in the email subject line. We are an equal opportunity employer, both in practice and in principle.

About the Grand Rapids Art Museum
Focusing on art, design, and creativity, GRAM provides diverse platforms for experiences, ideas, and dialogue that enrich the human spirit and teach practical learning skills. Through dynamic exhibitions, collections, learning initiatives, and community collaborations, GRAM increasingly serves as a cultural beacon and civic anchor.

Established in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids, the art museum is internationally known for its distinguished design and LEED® Gold-certified status. Established in 1910 as the Grand Rapids Art Association, GRAM has grown to include more than 5,000 works of art, including European 19th and 20th century painting and sculpture and more than 3,000 works on paper. Embracing the city’s legacy as a leading center of design and manufacturing, GRAM has a growing collection in the area of design and modern craft.