Employer Profile: The Herman Maril Foundation, Baltimore, MD

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hermanmaril.com

The Herman Maril Foundation exists to support the study of the life and work of painter Herman Maril. The Foundation supports exhibitions and educational projects that coincide with his work.

Internship

Unpaid/ Internship/ Summer

The Herman Maril Foundation is seeking two interns for Spring 2015 who will have the opportunity to learn different aspects of managing and researching an artist’s lifetime collection of work. The interns will be responsible for tasks and duties in some of the following areas (based on interest and the foundation’s needs):

Research and help track Herman Maril paintings owned by individuals and establishments
Tasks related to upcoming exhibitions of Maril work
Researching archival files of newspapers for Maril biographical material
Works on paper storage and conservation
Help organize historical documents, letters and magazine articles going back into the 1920s
Organize book and catalog library
Organize 60 years of photographs
Updating the artist’s digital database and image archive
Some photography for database records
Upgrading storage system for paintings
Work in the artist’s studio helping to establish a historical viewing room

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