This nine-session program will offer teens the chance to learn about contemporary art, work directly with artists, and engage in critical discussions about culture.
The New Museum Teen Apprentice Program runs for six weeks each summer and offers work experience and exposure to contemporary art to local teens. This summer Teen Apprentices worked alongside youth from Inhotim, a contemporary art museum in southeast Brazil, on the New Museum's annual Block Party and then convened for the inaugural Teen Summit to discuss museums and community engagement.
The Temporary Center for Translation is a site for pedagogical exchange founded on the importance of translation as a mode for thinking, making, and doing. In the associated lesson, students explore how language functions in the transference of information from one state into another through close examination of two of the artworks presented in the Center.