Gallery Exhibition/Art Installer


Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


668 Ramona StreetPalo Alto, CA 94301


The Pacific Art League (PAL) is looking for motivated and committed individuals, who are interested in art . Volunteers work closely with the gallery manager and assist in hanging new shows, handling art work and setting up the gallery space before an upcoming show.

The experience garnered through this volunteering opportunity is applicable to future gallery and nonprofit work. Volunteers may also receive letters of recommendation and references if required. Volunteers may track their hours to receive the following benefits:
* 60 HOURS*: A free one-year individual Membership
~ OR ~
* 90 HOURS: One free eight-week class
~ OR ~
* 150 HOURS: One full semester class and a free one-year individual membership

Description of Duties

* Assist with sign-in and sign-out of artwork

* Prepping and painting the walls before a show

* Hanging of artwork and placement of labels

* Unpacking, packing and storage of artwork

* Take direction from the Gallery Manager when planning for Exhibit Installation


* Passion for art

* Team Player

* Good communication skills , patient and persistent

* Willingness to work for a few hours during weekends

* Past experience working in similar roles and background in art is an added bonus


* Sunday, once a month, from 10:00 a.m onwards, during the week prior to each exhibition opening.

* Leadership development opportunities

* Networking with local artists

* Participation and recognition in volunteer appreciation events

* Satisfying volunteering work experience

* Free classes and membership can be earned with logged hours

Send resume with cover letter to with the subject line "Gallery Exhibition/Art Installer."


  • Curating
  • Exhibition Arts
  • Interior / Exterior Design
  • Arts Administration

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 17
  • 4 -5 hours, Sunday, once a month
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