Opportunities

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Careers

The Mobile Museum of Art is a department of the City of Mobile, and most full-time positions are managed through the Mobile County Personnel Board. Opportunities are listed as the positions become available. Please visit the Mobile County Personnel Board to learn more about employment opportunities

Applications must be submitted through the Mobile County Personnel Board job portal. If they are emailed or mailed to the Mobile Museum of Art, they will not be accepted.


Internships

Internships at the Mobile Museum of Art are limited and highly competitive. These are unpaid positions that provide in depth learning and valuable work experience for anyone interested in a career in the Arts, Arts Administration, Education, Non-profit work, or Business. Internship openings occur throughout the year in conjunction with upcoming programs or exhibitions, and fill up fast. We encourage applicants to start the process early. Internship openings most often occur in the Education, PR/Marketing, or Curatorial departments, but we are willing to discuss tailoring an internship to meet the learning goals and skill-set of an applicant. We are interested in helping graduate and undergraduate students bridge the gap between academia and employability, so we structure our program to meet course credit requirements.

If you want to learn more about our internship program please contact Elizabet Elliott at 251.208.5237 or check out the intern blog.

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For Volunteer opportunities, go here>>


Teachers

The Mobile Museum of Art hires local artists and artisans to teach their craft on a commission basis. We are open to any discipline or field of interest, however applying does not guarantee a position. Contact Angie King, Curator of Art Education, with any questions or concerns regarding teaching at the Museum, or go to our Artists & Educators page for resources>>


Programs

Every Thursday evening, between 5 and 9 p.m. we have special public programs including films, lectures, performances, special tours, tastings, demonstrations, and more.  If you would like to lead a new program or participate in an existing program, please apply below. We are open to any discipline or field of interest, however applying does not guarantee programming. Contact Elizabet Elliott, Curator of Programs, with any questions or concerns regarding programs at the Museum.

  • Night Market Artists – The Night Market is a retail event for local artists and artisans to sell their wares. There is no table fee, all vendors keep 100% of what they sell.
  • Live at the Museum – This is an application for local and regional performers to perform in our new MMofA concert series. 
  • New Programs – Ongoing: We are open to any discipline or field of interest, however applying does not guarantee programming.