Chain Reaction Contraption Competition

Museum Studies Intern at Carnegie Science Center - Fall 2018

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  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Tim filming the Titanic... After Dark Promotional Video

 

Titanic: Dinosaur Edition

Museum Studies Intern at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History – Fall 2018

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  • Academic Interns
  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

In this image, I am flipping through the only Jewish book in Andy Warhol’s Time Capsules (TC). To my right is TC (-1.4); the box where I uncovered this 67-year-old leather-bound text.

 

Revelations in the Time Capsules

Museum Studies Intern at the Andy Warhol Museum – Fall 2018

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  • Academic Interns
  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Kirk Steiff Illustration of Colonial Cobbler

 

Finding Guide Foibles at Detre Library and Archives

Museum Studies Intern at the Senator John Heinz History Center (Detre Library and Archives) – Fall 2018

For my internship, I worked with PhD student Emily Mazzola as my supervisor. We researched the Presidential Plates made by Lenox that were hosted by the Detre Library and Archives.

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  • Academic Interns
  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh
 

Archival Reflection at Associated Artists of Pittsburgh

Museum Studies Intern at Associated Artists of Pittsburgh – Fall 2018

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  • Academic Interns
  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh
 

The Creation of "Intimate Moments"

Museum Studies intern at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Fall 2018

For the past two months, I have been lucky enough to work alongside the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh’s REcollection Studio to curate and develop an exhibition using photographs from the Pittsburgh Photographic Library (PPL).

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  • Academic Interns
  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Keynote and Response

 

Motivating Monuments, Reflections on the 2018 Graduate Symposium

Author: Sarah Conell, HAA graduate student

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  • Graduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Visitas guiadas en español en la UAG

 

Cruzando las fronteras del lenguaje en la Galería de Arte de la Universidad

*You can read this text in English below the Spanish version 

Autora: Adriana Miramontes, estudiante de doctorado en HAA

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  • Graduate Work
  • UAG
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Emily working on Lowy’s materials

 

Bernard Lowy’s Mushroom Mystery

Author: Emily Pelesky, Museum Studies Intern at the Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation – Fall 2018

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  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Dawn Kriss displays the operation of multi-band imaging equipment to student Jon Kobert (pc: Alec Story)

 

The Intersection of Science and Art: Multi-band Imaging and the Carnegie Boat

Author: Alec Story, Museum Studies Intern at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History – Fall 2018

At the CMNH, not all is as it appears. Conservators are working with new methods of scientific imaging in order to recover pigments lost from objects within their ancient Egypt collection. 

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  • Academic Interns
  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh