Arts Volunteer Opportunities

Author Archive for Sydney Robertson

Sotheby’s Internship Programme

Posted October 6, 2014

Updated 9/21/17 Sotheby’s, the only publicly traded global art auction house, is offering exceptional juniors (rising seniors) the opportunity to participate in a unique paid Summer Internship Programme at our worldwide headquarters in New York City. The mission of the programme is to offer interns the best professional and educational experience possible. Interns will have […]


Posted September 19, 2014

Founded in 1766 by James Christie, Christie’s conducted the greatest auctions of the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries, and today remains a popular showcase for the unique and the beautiful. Christie’s offers over 450 sales annually in over 80 categories, including all areas of fine and decorative arts, jewelry, photographs, collectibles, wine, and more. Prices […]

First Person Arts Volunteer

Posted September 19, 2014

  First Person Arts transforms the drama of real life into memoir and documentary art to foster appreciation for our unique and shared experiences. We believe that everyone has a story to tell, and that sharing our stories connects us with each other and the world. The Annual First Person Arts Festival is the only […]

Slought Foundation

Posted September 19, 2014

Slought (‘Sl-aw-t’) is a non-profit organization that engages the public in dialogue about cultural and socio-political change in Philadelphia, the world, and the cloud. We are a new form of institution that builds relationships and social trust through collaboration and the exchange of ideas. For over a decade, we have worked with artists, communities, and […]

Institute of Contemporary Art at the University of Pennsylvania

Posted September 17, 2014

The Institute of Contemporary Art at the University of Pennsylvania believes in the power of art and artists to inform and inspire. The ICA is free for all to engage and connect with the art of our time. Former BMC students have interned at ICA, which offers internships in several departments including Curatorial, Business Office, […]

The Academy of Natural Sciences at Drexel University

Posted September 17, 2014

History of the Academy: The Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia was founded in 1812 “for the encouragement and cultivation of the sciences, and the advancement of useful learning.” The unique aspect of this statement of purpose lies in the word “useful,” a mandate the Academy has continuously redefined through research and education that reflects […]

The Franklin Institute

Posted September 17, 2014

The Franklin Institute’s Mission: In the spirit of inquiry and discovery embodied by Benjamin Franklin, the mission of The Franklin Institute is to inspire a passion for learning about science and technology. The Franklin Institute Internship Program allows students to fulfill school-sponsored internships through volunteering. Internships can be for credit as a Praxis III placement […]


Posted September 17, 2014

Musicopia is a nonprofit organization that works with approximately 100 of the Philadelphia region’s professional musicians to present a wealth of music education programs. Musicopia is also the leading advocate for restoring and improving in-school music instruction throughout the Greater Philadelphia area. Musicopia has a variety of volunteer opportunities, including: Special Events Volunteers, Program Observers […]

Art Sphere Inc.

Posted September 17, 2014

Empowering and Healing the Mind, Body and Spirit Through Art. Art Sphere Inc brings the joy and power of artistic expression to under-served youth and communities throughout the Delaware Valley. A charitable non-profit founded in 1998 by artist and Philadelphia-area native, Kristin Groenveld, Art Sphere works with communities to promote individual and civic empowerment through art education. Click here to […]