Archives for "Interns Blog"


April 11, 2019 1:11 pm

Challenges and Rewards of a Museum Educator

For my internship at the Bates College Museum of Art I was involved with educational programming, working under the Education…


April 9, 2019 11:48 am

Looking Beyond the Surface

The pieces that come through the Bates College Museum of Art are diverse to say the least. As a Collections…


April 9, 2019 11:41 am

Art Not Seen: The Purposes of Museum Storage

This semester as a Collections Intern, I’ve spent a lot of time accessioning and cataloging donations or museum purchases and…


January 22, 2019 2:09 pm

Maika’I Tubbs and A Connection to Place

Upon working on the exhibition, Anthropocenic: Art About the Natural World in the Human Era, I found the topic of…


December 21, 2018 3:29 pm

Interview with Jaime DeSimone

My name is Katie Bull and I am a senior sociology major at Bates. I am the education intern at…


December 7, 2018 12:23 pm

My experience as a Museum Intern

Categorizing items and managing databases are things I had been doing extensively prior to being an intern at the Bates…


September 21, 2018 2:31 pm

Calvin Reedy and His Experience With the Bates College Museum of Art

My name is Calvin, I’m a senior, and I spent the Winter semester here at the Bates Museum of Art…


September 21, 2018 2:31 pm

Landscape Rap

We are rapping about landscape this week. Students wrote poetry that made them think about colors in a landscape. How…


September 21, 2018 2:18 pm

Museum Curatorial Internship Reflection

As the winter semester winds up and the internship concludes, I realized I would have never known about the different…


April 18, 2018 3:28 pm

A Short Interview with the Senior Art and Visual Culture Majors

For my blog, I interviewed the senior studio art majors during the Senior Thesis show on Friday, April 6, 2018….