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Volunteer at the Whitney


The Whitney’s volunteers contribute meaningfully to the Museum and its visitors while gaining valuable insight into the workings of a major arts institution. We’re seeking personable, energetic individuals to join our Volunteer Program. Apply today.


Candidates should be proactive, reliable individuals with excellent interpersonal skills. They must make a minimum six-month commitment and be available for at least two shifts each month, unless otherwise stated in the position requirements.

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Applications are accepted at all times, but opportunities to volunteer may be limited. Please check “Opportunities” at the right for the latest information on available volunteer positions.  

Applications are available for download below. Please return completed applications to or:

Volunteer Program
Whitney Museum of American Art
99 Gansevoort Street
New York, NY 10014




A 30-second online art project:
Ryan Kuo, Hateful Little Thing

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