Kimbell Teen Council is a group of high school students (grades 9–12) from the DFW area who are interested in creating, promoting, and facilitating teen programs at the Kimbell Art Museum.

Questions? Contact us

2023-24 Application


Due June 1, 2023



What do we do?

Kimbell Teen Council’s goal is to develop and promote teen programs at the Kimbell by:

  • Advising, planning, and implementing teen programming, including Kimbell Teen Hangouts
  • Volunteering at Kimbell education programs and special events
  • Consulting on Museum initiatives and projects (Kimbell Teen Art Scope, Nuestro Kimbell, etc.)
  • Working with Kimbell staff to create marketing materials (photos, videos, etc.) for promoting teen programs
  • Promoting Kimbell teen programs by distributing flyers, participating in special events, and communicating with peers

What will you get out of the experience?

  • Have a say in building teen programming at the Kimbell
  • Gain experience in leadership, community engagement, and arts advocacy
  • Learn about the Kimbell’s collection through behind-the-scenes experiences
  • Build relationships with a diverse group of teens from all over the DFW Metroplex
  • Fulfill service learning and community service hours through volunteering


How much time do I have to commit?

  • KTC members must commit to attending twelve two-hour meetings throughout the 2022–23 school year. Meetings are scheduled on selected Wednesdays from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.
  • KTC members also must commit to completing a minimum of eight volunteer hours for Kimbell Art Museum programs or special events throughout the school year. Most volunteer opportunities are scheduled for Friday evenings and Saturday afternoons.