Teen Squad


UPCOMING: Stop by the Teen Squad Info Session on Tuesday, September 17,  from 5 to 7 pm at the New Orleans Museum of Art. Pizza will be served! Please RSVP via education@noma.org to attend.

Applications are now OPEN for the New Orleans Museum of Art TEEN SQUAD.

Please submit your application by Friday, September 27 by email, fax, or snail mail. Note: the first meeting will be held on Thursday, October 3, 2019.

NOMA seeks a diverse group of creative teens to serve as leaders in the Teen Squad. The Teen Squad is a council of 12 New Orleans high school students that meet on a weekly basis throughout the school year to engage in arts immersion programming of all kinds: interviews with contemporary artists, meetings and tours with museum staff, art-making workshops, field trips to city arts organizations, planning and implementation of teen events at the museum, and more!

What is the NOMA Teen Squad?

A council of 12 New Orleans teens from schools across the city that serve as youth leaders and representatives of the museum. The Teen Squad meets weekly on Thursday evenings, October through May.

Who should apply?

Creative New Orleans high school students of all kinds! Teen Squad is open to students from a variety of school settings including public, charter, private and homeschool. We deeply value, celebrate and support all ranges of experiences, backgrounds, and perspectives. Teens who are interested in developing skills relating to community engagement, visual art, creative careers, and museum practices are encouraged to apply.

Please note that the Teen Squad is a weekly commitment that meets on Thursday evenings, October through May. Teen Squad members can submit meetings and events for volunteer hours.

How can I apply?

Download an application and please submit via email, mail, or fax by Friday, September 27, 2019.




Email: education@noma.org

Fax: 504.658.4199

Mail: New Orleans Museum of Art, ATTN: Learning and Engagement, P.O. Box 19123, New Orleans LA 70179


Coming Soon… NOMA Teen Squad Events!

Check back for details about NOMA Teen Squad events that will be open to all teens ages 13-19!