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July 18, 2017

Volunteer

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at Unruly Arts. There are a number of ways you can get involved — and you don’t have to be an artist! Volunteers assist teachers in the studio, help administratively, assist with marketing and exhibiting artwork, paint, clean, run errands, etc. Volunteers also assist with public relations and publicity, and research and develop possible funding sources for Unruly Arts.

Below are some of our current volunteer needs. When you’re ready to apply, submit the volunteer application below. If you have further questions, please email our Volunteer Coordinator at volunteer@unrulyarts.org.


volunteer needs

Administrative Support

Volunteers perform clerical support functions, e.g., preparing mailings, filing, entering data, performing special projects, etc.

Art Studio

Volunteers assist in the studio to facilitate the art making process. A wide variety of non-toxic art media are used to create works on paper, sculpture, mixed media assemblages and construction, etc. Responsibilities may include prep work, clean up, teaching assistance, special projects, and workshops. Volunteer slots for the art studio are limited and not always available. Volunteers must be available on a weekday during studio hours, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm.

Necessary Skills: Working familiarity with various art media and techniques, respect for individual creativity

Exhibition Preparation & Installation

Skilled volunteers are needed to assist us to prepare and install exhibits. We also use volunteers to prepare the gallery before and after exhibition, i.e., spackling, painting, and hanging artwork.

Necessary Skills: Demonstrated competence to prepare art for exhibition, and/or basic interior wall painting skills

Special Events

There are a variety of activities for people who wish to volunteer at exhibition opening receptions, our annual holiday sale, or our fundraising events. Responsibilities may include welcoming attendees, setting up and staffing the wine and food area, providing artists bios and other information to patrons, writing receipts, wrapping art, etc.

Necessary Skills: Friendly and responsible

Gallery Sales

Volunteers assist with customer sales when the gallery is open.

Necessary Skills: Friendly and responsible, knowledgeable about Unruly Arts mission and the artists, using Square payment app, wrapping art, etc.


volunteer application

Your Name (required)

Occupation

Employer or School

Your address

Phone

Your Email (required)

Volunteer Interests
Administrative SupportArt StudioExhibition Prep & InstallationSpecial EventsGallery Sales

Availability

Please describe your experience in the volunteer areas you selected above. If you selected "Art Studio," please briefly describe your art background.

Is there anything else you would like to do as a volunteer?

Why are you interested in volunteering at Unruly Arts? What do you hope to gain from this experience?

Please describe any previous experience you have had with people with disabilities.

Please describe previous volunteer experience you have had.

Please list two work- or school-related references. (Please do not include personal friends)