WHATThe Teen Advisory Group is a dedicated group of up to 20 teens that explores contemporary art and advises on the development and promotion of dynamic programs for teens at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego. This year, TAG students will collaborate with local community organizations and students in the San Diego region and neighboring Tijuana, Mexico to explore the topic of gender inequality.
WHENTAG meets the second and fourth Tuesday of each month from 5-7 PM and some weekends (to be determined), starting October 11, 2016 through the first week of June 2017. TAG members are also required to assist in at least two public teen events at MCASD.
WHERERegular meetings will take place at the Museum’s downtown location. Between September and December, TAG will occasionally meet at the Museum’s La Jolla location, with notice.
HOWTo apply, complete the following four-part MCASD Teen Advisory Group online application. Please keep in mind that you will need to provide a letter of recommendation, which should be e-mailed separately by your recommender. You will also need to create a Tumblr page as part of your application, which you can access at www.tumblr.com.
CREATIVE SPACECreate a Tumblr page that tells us more about you and your interests. This can include photographs, text, or other media. This space is yours – be creative with your submission! Make sure to include a link at the end of the application.
All applications must be received by Friday, September 23rd, 2016. Incomplete or late applications will not be considered. Select candidates will be contacted for interviews taking place September 26, 2016 to September 30, 2016, between 3:30–7:00 PM. Both you and your Parent/Guardian will receive a confirmation via e-mail once your application has been submitted.
*Please note that no more than 2 TAG members will be accepted from a single school and preference will be given to sophomores and juniors.
ONCE YOU BEGIN YOUR ONLINE APPLICATION, YOU MUST COMPLETE AND SUBMIT THE ENTIRE APPLICATION BEFORE CLOSING THE SCREEN OR YOUR APPLICATION WILL BE LOST AND YOU MUST START AGAIN.