Gallery Assistant "Take Down" Volunteer
The Port Moody Arts Centre Society is a charitable organization mandated to develop, promote and celebrate the visual, performing and literary arts in Port Moody. The Arts Centre offers over 350 classes annually to all ages. We have a contemporary art gallery with new exhibitions throughout the year. The Arts Centre also hosts several community and fundraising events throughout the year.
The Port Moody Arts Centre Society is a charitable organization dedicated to providing opportunities for everyone in the community to enjoy and interact with the arts. The Port Moody Arts Centre Society inspires creativity in a friendly atmosphere by building connections in the Tri Cities communities.
Gallery Take Down voluneers assist the Gallery Manager to remove art work at the complete of a gallery showing. 9 selected dates throughtout the year.
Under the direction of the Gallery Manager, remove artwork
Pack artwork in boxes for shipping
Move plinths (a heavy base supporting an object) and take down displays
Wash small areas of the walls
Coordinate arriving artwork for new exhibition
Ability to carry heavy objects
Comfortable working on ladders
Physically able to stand for long periods of time
Ability to take direction and work as a team
An interest in culture and the arts is an asset.
The Port Moody Arts Centre is a cultural hub dedicated to developing, promoting and celebrating the Arts. We strive to make art accessible and enjoyable for all.
Successful applicants will be contacted for a brief interview. A current criminal record check is required for teens and adults.
Youth between the ages of 14 and 18, must complete and submit a Parent/Guardian Consent form.
A minimum of 30 hours is required. Reference letters, school documents cannot be completed without the mimimum of 30 volunteer hours.