Internship Opportunities



The John Michael Kohler Arts Center offers internships for individuals considering or pursuing careers in museum work. Internships will expose interns to the inner workings of a contemporary arts center and are designed to provide hands-on experience and interaction with professionals, promoting awareness of career opportunities in the field.

Internship opportunities vary from year to year and are determined by the needs of the individual departments, within the limitations of staff and space availability, exhibition schedules, and the varying potential for challenging intern projects.

June 1–August 21, 2020

(dates may be flexible depending on department)

Community Arts
Performing Arts Technical
Event Services

If you are interested in pursuing an internship with a department not listed above, please submit an application proposing the area in which you would like to work.

Summer Internships
Are 30-40 hours a week, and may include some nights and weekends
Are 12 weeks in length
These are unpaid internships, but may include a modest stipend and/or students may arrange academic credit through their school

Does not include housing. Interns are responsible for finding their own housing.

Application Instructions
To be considered for an internship, please submit résumé and cover letter. Cover letter should include dates applicant is available, what skills, abilities, and experiences the candidate brings to the position, and how the internship relates to candidate’s long-term goals.

Application Deadline
Applications received by February 21, 2020 will be given first consideration. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled.

Send application materials to:
John Michael Kohler Arts Center- Internship Program
608 New York Avenue
Sheboygan WI 53081

The John Michael Kohler Arts Center is an Equal Opportunity Em

Photo: 2019 interns (from left) Heather Sheets, Emma Lehr, Sherry Dinh, Jake Staude, Madison Schweitzer, and Aidan Costello.