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The Studio Museum in Harlem is the nexus for artists of African descent locally, nationally, and internationally and for work that has been inspired and influenced by Black culture. It is a site for the dynamic exchange of ideas about art and society. The Studio Museum is in the midst of a comprehensive, multi-million dollar Capital Campaign to build a new museum on 125th Street in Harlem, designed by architect Sir David Adjaye. 

Current available positions


Associate Curator, Exhibitions

Associate Curator, Exhibitions

The Associate Curator, Exhibitions works in tandem with the Associate Curator, Permanent Collection to execute programming and collection stewardship goals.

Lead Art Preparator

Lead Art Preparator

The Lead Art Preparator works in tandem with the Registrar and supervises other art handling technicians to facilitate the safe keeping and display of all artworks in our care.


The Studio Museum provides paid year-long fellowships that support the professional training of curators, scholars, archivists, and educators historically underrepresented in the museum field. Fellows

Seven young adults posing for a portrait in front of Glenn Ligon's work


The Studio Museum in Harlem's internship program provides college undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates with a wide range of experiences designed to provide insight into the

The Studio Museum in Harlem is an equal opportunity employer and considers all candidates for employment regardless of race, ethnicity, sex, age, gender identification, national origin, creed, disability, marital status, sexual orientation or political affiliation.