Presentation Title

National Czech & Slovak Museum Internship 2020

Presenter Information

Melina TestinFollow

Major

History

Anticipated Graduation Year

2023

Access Type

Open Access

Abstract

The summer of 2020, Melina Testin worked as a docent and marketing intern at the Smithsonian Affiliated National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library (NCSML) in Cedar Rapids, IA, in the modern art exhibit Artists as Activists. Testin wrote blog posts and created original artwork to promote each artist on the NCSML blog and encourage museum visitation. Guests benefitted from Testin’s research in the gallery where vibrant discussions took place over the artwork of David Černý, Ai Weiwei, Malik Sajad, and others.

Community Partners

National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library

Faculty Mentors & Instructors

Dr. Mooney-Melvin

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National Czech & Slovak Museum Internship 2020

The summer of 2020, Melina Testin worked as a docent and marketing intern at the Smithsonian Affiliated National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library (NCSML) in Cedar Rapids, IA, in the modern art exhibit Artists as Activists. Testin wrote blog posts and created original artwork to promote each artist on the NCSML blog and encourage museum visitation. Guests benefitted from Testin’s research in the gallery where vibrant discussions took place over the artwork of David Černý, Ai Weiwei, Malik Sajad, and others.