Temporary Art Space

Now Recruiting

Temporary Art Space Assistant - unpaid/volunteer

We are looking for friendly, committed and reliable additions to our team to undertake a variety of roles based at the Temporary Art Space. Hours to suit.

We are particular in need of volunteers for Saturdays

Duration: 6 months, March-August 2009

Hours: 2-15 per week
Gallery opening times are Thursday-Saturday 10am-4pm and Sundays 11am-4pm.

Key Roles / Responsibilities:
• General invigilation duties
• Opening / closing premises
• Providing information to the public about current exhibitions, opportunities and the project as a whole
• Liaising with artists, co-directors and Piece Hall staff
• Serving refreshments at openings

Optional Roles / Responsibilities:
• Exhibiting
• Gallery technician work
• Marketing
• Publicity and documentation photography

Experience / Skills Required:
• Similar experience preferred but not essential.
• A knowledge and interest in contemporary art is desirable.
• Good communication skills are essential.

Temporary Art Space is unfunded and all co-directors and staff are unpaid. Unfortunately we cannot cover any travel expenses but we do have plenty of tea.

To apply: email info AT temporaryartspace.co.uk with:
• You contact details
• Any relevant information about your art practice or work experience.
• An indication of which area(s) you would particularly like to work in.
• Which and up to hours many hours per week you are available.