Volunteer for the 40th Annual International Water-Media Exhibition


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Sun Mar 12, 2017 09:00 AM - Fri Apr 07, 2017 03:00 PM


1601 West Alabama StreetHouston, TX 77006

40th Annual International Water-Media Exhibition, 2017


We are hosting our 40th Annual International Water-Media Exhibition from Sunday March 12 - Friday April 7th.

Within this time frame, we are taking in local and international art work, hanging artwork, extending gallery hours, hosting two receptions, and taking down artwork to prepare for shipment back to artists.

If there is interest for any of these categories below, please email IE Co-Chair Haley Bowen (khaleybowen@gmail.com):


Uncrate paintings: Friday 3/10 (9-3pm): uncrate and record accepted paintings. Need 9 volunteers.

Judging/Hanging: Sat 3/11 (10-12, 1-5pm): hang artwork in gallery. Need 4 volunteers in am and 4 volunteers in pm.

Opening show and reception: Sunday 3/12 (1-5pm): demo - greet guests, help with name tags, pass out surveys; reception - need 3 volunteers in kitchen, 2 greeters, 1 art sales, 2 gallery workers.

Art Lovers Reception, Thursday 3/16: greet guests, prepare snacks and champagne. Need 4 volunteers.

Gallery Extended hours: Friday 3/17, 24, 31 (3-6pm), Sat 3/18, 25, 4/1 (3-6pm), Sun 3/19, 26, 4/2 (1-5pm): greet guests, answer questions about sales. Need 2 volunteers per shift.

Crate paintings: Friday 4/7 (9-3pm): pack and crate paintings to return to artists. Need 9 volunteers.


  • Event Management
  • Exhibition Arts
  • Painting
  • Food & Beverage Services

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Depends on which shift chosen
  • Comfortable shoes, our gallery has concrete floors. Check website for parking details.

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