Student Opportunities

YOUNG ARTISTS: A High School Art Exhibition

In the Main GalleriesThis annual exhibition of high school seniors' artwork from member schools gives aspiring artists an opportunity to participate in all aspects of a museum exhibition. With the guidance of professionals, the young artists organize, publicize, curate, and mount their own exhibition. Contact the Education Department, 914-232-9555, ext. 2969 to find out how your school can participate.


February 12 - March 5, 2017
Opening Reception Sunday, February 12, 3 - 5pm

Young Artists will run for three weeks in 2017! Member high schools are invited to participate in this annual exhibition program that showcases the extraordinary talents of senior students.

Poster Workshop
Wednesday, December 7, 2016, 9am -- 3pm 
Graphic arts educators will lead this workshop in which students design a unique announcement for Young Artists 2017. Participating schools are invited to have two seniors attend.

Exhibition Installation
Wednesday, February 8 and Thursday, February 9, 2017, 9am – 3pm

In this exciting two-day process, students from each participating high school take on the roles of curators, exhibition designers, and installers. Working alongside professional staff, they will fulfill the daunting task of mounting an exhibition of nearly 400 artworks.

INTERNSHIPSThe KMA provides supervised Museum internships designed collaboratively to meet the requirements for school credit.  Students also have the opportunity to volunteer for community service credit.  For information, contact the Education Department, 914-232-9555, ext. 2985.