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Annie Abernathy

Annie Abernathy is a sophomore, majoring in the History of Art and Architecture and pursuing minors in Museum Studies and French. Currently, she is an intern at the Carnegie Museum of Art where she is conducting preliminary research for an upcoming exhibition on art and economic inequality. This semester she has also been awarded the Archival Scholar Research Award and is researching materiality and identity in artists' books and zines in the Frick Fine Arts Library collection.

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Staff of PGC and artists who created work for Gathered Locally, pose around the exhibition that displays the work of local Pittsburgh glass artists.

 

Creating Community Through an Exhibition

Dilann Harris, Museum Studies Intern at Pittsburgh Glass Center – Fall 2021 

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  • Academic Interns
  • Undergraduate Work
Two concrete paths both equipped with railings, one on the right with six steps of stairs, one on the left with a ramp, to access a raised concrete platform with chairs, a grassy area, trees. The platform is surrounded by a red brick building, and the single door directly parallel to 43rd street is the entrance for Associated Artists of Pittsburgh's Lawrenceville gallery space.

Two paths approaching the entrance to AAP's Lawrenceville gallery space located at 100 43rd Street.

 

Accessibility at Associated Artists of Pittsburgh

Mythri Sundar, Museum Studies Intern at Associated Artists of Pittsburgh — Fall 2021

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  • Academic Interns
  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh
 

Advances in Object Analysis Within Museum Collections

Brianna Stellini, Museum Studies Intern at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History – Fall 2021 

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  • Academic Interns
  • Undergraduate Work
A stanced sherd of pottery placed between to miniature bean bags to hold it vertically rather then laying down. Artec Scanner also included in photo next to plate that the sherd is located on.

This is a stanced sherd of pottery and the Artec Scanner used to make the 3D scans.

 

A Multi-Dimensional World of Possibilities

Helena Hyziak, Museum Studies Intern at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History - Fall 2021

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  • Academic Interns
  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh
 

Building Community in Homestead

Mariette Williams, Museum Studies Intern at Rivers of Steel – Fall 2021 

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  • Academic Interns
  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

A glimpse of body casts on display in the Pompeii exhibit and the Carnegie Science Center, titled Man on Elbow.

 

From Pompeii to Pittsburgh: Marketing Centuries of History

Museum Studies Marketing Intern at the Carnegie Science Center - Fall 2021 

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  • Academic Interns
  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh
 

From Behind-the-Scenes to The Scene

Kaitlin Lloyd, Museum Studies Intern at the Frick Pittsburgh – Fall 2021  

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  • Academic Interns
  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh
 

Conserving Pittsburgh's Hidden Treasures

Rebecca Fitzharris, Museum Studies Intern at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History – Fall 2021

Walking down any street in Pittsburgh you can see trash cans scattered along the sidewalks. People discard materials into these cans every day without a second thought. However, would these materials, regarded as 'trash' to us, be perceived in the same way a hundred or so years from now?

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  • Academic Interns
  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

University of Pittsburgh undergraduate intern Jennifer Kandray (senior architecture studies major) atop Hampton Hall’s roof garden.

 

Celebrating a Centennial: Shining Light on the Historic Hampton Hall

Jennifer Kandray, Museum Studies Intern at Hampton Hall – Fall 2021

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  • Academic Interns
  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

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