PAMM Teen Arts Council (PTAC)

The PAMM Teen Arts Council (PTAC) is an incubator for the future art community in South Florida.  PTAC members help fulfill the museum's mission to improve the quality of life in Miami-Dade County through education and interaction with the art of today. Through Ambassadorship, Mentorship, and Digital Citizenship, teen members creatively interpret and respond to art in order to engage local and global audiences.

Pérez Art Museum Miami will accept applications from rising high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors for PTAC until June 30, 2017.

What we do

PTAC provides a safe and fun environment for teens that is full of possibilities for self-exploration and learning.

  • Serve as an ambassador for Pérez Art Museum Miami

  • Organize fun and innovative events for South Florida's growing teen audiences

  • Collaborate with local teens, professional artists and community organizations

  • Develop leadership skills through hands-on experiences via arts programming

  • Receive Community Service hours and a stipend

What's required

  • Applicants must be a high school sophmore, junior or senior in the upcoming school year

  • Must be available to meet weekly, September through May, every Thursday from 3:30-6:30pm

  • Participation in occasional Saturday programs and PTAC event days are required beyond regular meeting times

  • Members are expected to fulfill solo and group responsibilities such as developing teen focused museum programs, journalistic essays, blog posts and teen-led exhibition tours

  • Current members participate in the interview process for teens that have applied to join PTAC

  • PTAC membership may be annually renewed based on performance during the previous year


Join PTAC!

Please fill out the application and send it via email to (preferred method); or return a printed copy to Visitor Services desk at PAMM 1103 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132