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Meet A Katzenberger Intern: Sofia Silva

Posted on July 21, 2015 by in The OFI Blog

Pictured in the Belief + Doubt installation by Barbara Kruger at the Hirshhorn Museum

Sofia Silva pictured in the Belief + Doubt installation by Barbara Kruger at the Hirshhorn Museum

 

Sofia Silva is currently doing a Katzenburger Foundation internship at the  Hirshhorn Museum and American Art Portrait Gallery Libraries museum. She writes about her experience below

What on earth is she gonna do with a degree in that?!?” seems to be the look I get as soon as I say with absolute confidence and sense of purpose that I am double majoring in Art History and Comparative Literature. Luckily, I have had the good fortune of being selected as a Katzenberger intern this summer, and I’m hoping that this opportunity will bring me one step closer towards resolving the question of how I plan on applying my studies to the real world.

Continued here.