The Farnsworth Art Museum is currently accepting application materials on a rolling basis for 2016-2017. Please note that all internships at the Farnsworth Art Museum are unpaid positions.
Application Procedures
To apply for an internship, the following information is required:
E-mail is preferred, and applications may be mailed to the department representative listed to the right with all attachments in Microsoft Word format only.
1. A one-page statement-of-purpose cover letter clearly stating:
  • The departmental internship for which you are applying.
  • Your academic and career goals.
  • Your personal interests.
  • The skills you could bring to a Farnsworth Art Museum internship.
2. A resume or CV (also in MS Word)

3. One letter of recommendation may be e-mailed directly to the specific department care of the representative listed to the right. All recommendations, whether sent by you or someone else, must include your full name in the subject heading of the e-mail.

Important Information
Applicants may apply for up to three internships per year. When applying for multiple internships, a separate cover letter is required for each position. You may attach a single resume and three cover letters to a single e-mail. Only one letter of recommendation is needed, even when applying for multiple internships. You may include the cover letter and resume in the body of your e-mail, or in a Microsoft Word attachment.
In the subject line of the e-mail, include:
  1. Your full name.
  2. The department internship for which you are applying.
  3. Season of the internship for which you are applying.
Incomplete applications will not be accepted.
Materials not submitted via e-mail should be addressed and mailed to: Farnsworth Art Museum, 16 Museum St. Rockland, ME. 04841 attn:
Curatorial Department
Michael Komanecky
Rebecca Flanagan
Development Department
Jean Ellis
Curatorial Department
Michael Komanecky
Development Department
Kit Stone