Summer Fellowships

Thanks to the generosity of the Fine Foundation and other partners, the Department of History of Art and Architecture offers full time, paid summer fellowships for students to explore careers in the cultural sector. Applications for these highly competitive positions are typically advertised to students in early February each year. Please direct any questions about the Summer Fellowship program to Professor Alex Taylor alex.taylor@pitt.edu.

 

2023

Charlie Taylor, Fine Foundation Fellow at the Associated Artists of Pittsburgh, Supervised by Madeline Gent, Executive Director

Mati Castillo, Fine Foundation Fellow at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Supervised by Amy Covell-Murthy, Archeology Collection Manager and Head of the Section of Anthropology

Layne Schaffer, Fine Foundation Fellow at the Office of Public Art, Supervised by Rachel Klipa, Program Manager

Audrey Desnain, Fine Foundation Fellow at the Office of Public Art, Supervised by Rachel Klipa, Program Manager

 

2022

Bella Hanley, Fine Foundation Fellow at the Andy Warhol Museum, Supervised by José Carlos Díaz, Chief Curator, and Jessica Beck, the Milton Fine Curator of Art

Gabby Lynch, Fine Foundation Fellow at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Supervised by Nicole Heller

Chrislynn Brownlee, Fine Foundation Fellow at the Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Supervised by Sarah Rowe

 

2021 

Jasmin Brown, Summer Fellowship at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Supervised by Jessica Landau, Assistant Curator

Delia Franklin, Greer Lankton Fellowship at the Mattress Factory, funded by the Council for Library and Information Resources, Supervised by Sarah Hallett, Archivist

 

2020

Morgan Powell, Greer Lankton Fellow at the Mattress Factory, funded by the Council for Library and Information Resources, Supervised by Sarah Hallett, Archivist

Annie Abernathy, Fine Foundation Fellow at the Andy Warhol Museum, Supervised by José Carlos Díaz, Chief Curator, and Jessica Beck, the Milton Fine Curator of Art

Claudia Haines, Fine Foundation Fellow at Contemporary Craft, Supervised by Janet McCall , Executive Director (Cancelled due to COVID-19)

Roy Gao, Fine Foundation Fellow at the Carnegie Museum of Art, Supervised by Hannah Turpin, Curatorial Assistant (Cancelled due to COVID-19)

 

2019

Noah Weintraub, Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Fellow at Frick Pittsburgh, Supervised by Amanda Gillen, Director of Learning and Visitor Experience

Kenneth Wahrenberger, Fine Foundation Fellow at the Andy Warhol Museum, Supervised by José Carlos Díaz, Chief Curator

Jon Engel, Fine Foundation Fellow at Rivers of Steel, Supervised by Chris McGinnis, Chief Curator and Director of Rivers of Steel Arts

Zoe Creamer, Fine Foundation Fellow at Heinz History Center, Supervised by Leslie Przybylek, Senior Curator

 

2018

Rebecca Moser, Fine Foundation Fellow at The Andy Warhol Museum, Supervised by Jessica Beck, Milton Fine Curator of Art

Abigail Frances Sites, Fine Foundation Fellow at Contemporary Craft, Supervised by Janet McCall, Executive Director

Alexander Story, Fine Foundation Fellow at Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Supervised by Erin Peters, Assistant Curator

 

2017

Eliza Wick, Andrew W. Mellon Fellow at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Supervised by Becca Schreckengast, Exhibitions Director

Monica Marchese, Fine Foundation Fellow at Heinz History Center, Supervised by Leslie Przybylek, Senior Curator

Leslie Rose, Fine Foundation Fellow at Andy Warhol Museum, Supervised by José Carlos Díaz, Chief Curator

Chukwuemeka Ukaga, Fine Foundation Fellow at Contemporary Craft, Supervised by Janet McCall, Executive Director

 

2016

Mariah Flanagan, Fine Foundation Fellow at Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Supervised by Erin Peters, Assistant Curator

Abigail Meloy, Fine Foundation Fellow at Contemporary Craft, Supervised by Janet McCall, Executive Director

Sonnie Solomon, Fine Foundation Fellow at Carnegie Museum of Art, Department of Contemporary Art, Supervised by Eric Crosby, Curator, and Hannah Turpin, Curatorial Assistant

 

2015

Sarah Gahr, Fine Foundation Fellow at Andy Warhol Museum, Supervised by Bartholomew Ryan, Milton Fine Curator of Art, and Jessica Beck, Assistant Curator of Art

Emily Mirales, Fine Foundation Fellow at the Carnegie Museum of Art, Supervised by Rachel Delphia, Curator, and Catherine Walworth, Curatorial Assistant

Melissa Quarto, Fine Foundation Fellow at Contemporary Craft, Supervised by Janet McCall, Executive Director

 

2014

Grace Strong, Fine Foundation Fellow at the Carnegie Museum of Art, Supervised by Marilyn Russell, Curator of Education

Matthew Sova, Fine Foundation Fellow at Contemporary Craft, Supervised by Janet McCall, Executive Director

Karen Lue, Fine Foundation Fellow at the Andy Warhol Museum, Supervised by Nicholas Chambers, Milton Fine Curator of Art, and Jessica Beck, Assistant Curator of Art

 

2013

Kristen Whitlinger, Fine Foundation Fellow at the Andy Warhol Museum, Supervised by Nicholas Chambers, Milton Fine Curator of Art

Kathryn Scheuring, Fine Foundation Fellow at the Carnegie Museum of Art, Supervised by Jason Busch, Chief Curator and Curator of Decorative Arts and Design

Stephanie Selya, Fine Foundation Fellow at Contemporary Craft, Supervised by Janet McCall, Executive Director

 

2012

Natalie Sweet, Fine Foundation Fellow at the Andy Warhol Museum, Supervised by Eric Shiner, Director

Chanelle Labash, Fine Foundation Fellow at the Carnegie Museum of Art, Supervised by Jason Busch, Chief Curator and Curator of Decorative Arts and Design

Maria Castro, Fine Foundation Fellow at Contemporary Craft, Supervised by Janet McCall, Executive Director

 

2011

Gabriela DiDonna, Fine Foundation Fellow at the Andy Warhol Museum, Supervised by Eric Shiner, Curator and Acting Director

Virginia Mulky, Fine Foundation Fellow at the Carnegie Museum of Art, Supervised by Dan Byers and Tina Kukielski, Associate Curators

Lucy Peterson, Fine Fellow at Contemporary Craft, Supervised by Janet McCall, Executive Director

 

2010

Jen Lue, Fine Foundation Fellow at the Andy Warhol Museum, Supervised by Eric Shiner, Curator

Adrienne Rozzi, Fine Foundation Fellow at the Andy Warhol Museum, Supervised by Matt Wrbican, Chief Archivist

Trudy Jackson, Fine Foundation Fellow at Contemporary Craft, Supervised by Janet McCall, Executive Director