Installation Assistants

Organization: 

Centre A

Deadline: 

Ongoing

Organization Description: 

Founded in 1999, Centre A is Canada’s only public gallery devoted to contemporary Asian and Asian diasporic art. Our mission is to build an inclusive community for contemporary Asian art and foster a greater understanding of evolving cultural experiences and identities. We are committed to creating mentorship opportunities for emerging artists and cultural workers, while facilitating collaborations across local, national, and international contexts.

Organization Website:

http://centrea.org

Volunteer Opportunity Description: 

Installation Assistants will assist with the installation and take-down of exhibitions. Preference will be given to those who have prior gallery experience, or is interested in gaining skills in visual art exhibit preparation and installation. 

Volunteer opportunities will be available in conjunction with upcoming exhibitions. Time commitment is variable.

Responsibilities: 

-Assisting with the installation and/or takedown of exhibitions 
-Assisting with labelling and mounting didactic material
-Painting
-Hanging artworks
-Moving and/or building plinths

Qualifications: 

-Previous preparator experience is an asset
-Experience using power tools is an asset
-Comfort with heights 
-Interest and/or background in operations of Art Gallery exhibitions.
-Detail oriented, with a strong focus on accuracy and creativity

How to Apply: 

If you are interested in volunteering at Centre A, please fill out the form below or contact Emma at development@centrea.org

https://forms.gle/BaUCtyHPkq5R3b29A

Contact Name: Emma Richards
Contact Email Address: development@centrea.org
Contact Phone: (604) 683-8326

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