2019 Employer Profile: Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC

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The Smithsonian American Art Museum is looking for an Exhibitions Specialist.

The Smithsonian American Art Museum is the nation’s first collection of American art and is one of the largest and most inclusive collections of American art in the world. More than 7,000 artists are represented in the collection, including major masters, such as John Singleton Copley, Georgia O’Keeffe, Jacob Lawrence, Roy Lichtenstein, Nam June Paik, and Robert Rauschenberg.

In recent years, the museum has focused on strengthening its contemporary art collection and, in particular, media arts, through acquisitions and by commissioning new artworks.