Summer Internship Series: Large Art, Small Shed

Evelyn Kendix ’19

Curatorial Intern, the Shed, Columbus, Ohio

Evelyn kendix '19 painting a shed greenMy name is Evelyn Kendix. I am junior Studio Art major, with a minor in Art History. I worked at the Shed as a curatorial intern, helping artists, assisting the head of the gallery, and doing general artistic duties. Additionally, I got to explore Columbus’s vast and fast changing art scene.

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Summer Internship Series: Columbus Museum of Art

Jiaxin Liu ’18

Summer Art Workshop Intern, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, Ohio

My name is Jiaxin Liu. I now am a senior in Studio Art major, Economics minor. During the past summer, I did my internship in Columbus Museum of Art in Columbus, Ohio. During the two and half months’ internship, I worked as a Summer Art Workshop intern.

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Summer Internship Series: A Summer in the Art World

Adriana Kidon ’19
Editorial Intern and Personal Assistant, Musee Magazine, New York, New YorkMusee magazine: vanguard of photography culture

My name is Adriana Kidon and I’m currently a junior student here at Denison studying PPE. This past summer, I had the awesome opportunity of interning at Musee Magazine in New York City. Musee is a photography-based, digital quarterly magazine and website that features works by emerging and established artists.

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Summer Internship Series: The Summer of Steve (Carousel Productions)

Francesca Mouery ’19
Development Intern, Carousel Productions, Los Angeles, California

Summer internship series: the summer of steve (carousel productions) - screen-shot-2017-09-08-at-2.15.38-pm-1.png image #0Many people may daydream about what it would be like to work for Michael Scott, the lovable, but ridiculous character from the acclaimed show, The Office. But looking back… I quite literally did. And here’s how it all played out.

Before I get into the nitty gritty of my summer internship story, I should probably introduce myself.

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Summer Internship Series: Internships in the Golden State

Celena Gilmore ’18
Gallery Intern, Jack Rutberg Fine Arts, Los Angeles, California
Developments Intern, 18th Street Arts Center, Los Angeles, CaliforniaJack rutberg fine arts gallery

My name is Celena Gilmore and I am a senior member of the BFA program with a minor in education. This summer I completed two internships in Los Angeles. I always love to challenge myself by entering new environments and putting myself in complex but ultimately rewarding situations.

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Summer Internship Series: Photography in Peru

Julia Tallant ’20
Intern, FairMail, Huanchaco, PeruJulia tallant exploring photography in peru

I am Julia Tallant, and I am a sophomore Studio Art and Spanish double major. This past summer I was lucky enough to be able to intern with a fair trade photography company in Huanchaco, Peru, where I spent about 3.5 months living and working.

The basis of the company I interned for (FairMail) was to provide underprivileged Peruvian teenagers with DSLR cameras and to train them to take photos for greeting cards, and the teenagers receive 60% of the profits to use for their education, housing, and healthcare.

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Denisonians in Health Professions: Art Therapy

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Michelle Chavez ’07 (Oldford)

Role:  Art Therapist

Graduate School attended: Adler University, 2010 graduate

Fun Fact: I grew up on a horse farm. 

Describe the process you went through to select your career path: what impacted your decision? 
When I graduated from Denison I had no idea what I wanted to do as a career. 

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