Month of Photography Los Angeles Volunteer Opportunity


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Wed Apr 11, 2018 - Mon Apr 16, 2018


3515 Wilshire BlvdLos Angeles, CA 90010
Image © Aline Smithson


Photography Exhibition - Volunteer Opportunity


Month of Photography Los Angeles is seeking positive, energetic, and self-motivated Los Angeles based volunteers to assist with one program of MOPLA’s calendar: Lost Rolls America; on the dates of April 11 th-16 th, 2018.

Event description: Lost Rolls America - a unique, new public history archive launched by award-winning photojournalist Ron Haviv - asks Americans to dig through their junk drawers and basement boxes to find forgotten, undeveloped rolls of film that will become part of a digital national database of personal visual stories and memories. This work comes to life in an exhibition during Month of Photography Los Angeles in April 2018.

The responsibilities of MOPLA Volunteers will be to assist with install and de-install of the Lost Rolls Camper, staff the Camper, and answer questions of exhibition visitors. We seek 2 volunteers to support each shift.


Wednesday, April 11 th: Installation Assistance (6-hour shift)

Thursday, April 12 th: Staff Exhibition (4-hour shift from 6pm to 10pm)

Friday, April 13 th: Staff Exhibition (2 shifts: 10am to 3:30pm, 3:30pm to 9pm)

Saturday, April 14 th: Staff Exhibition (2 shifts: 10am to 2pm, 2pm to 6pm)

Sunday, April 15 th: Staff Exhibition (2 shifts: 10am to 2pm, 2pm to 6pm)

Monday, April 16 th: De-Installation Assistance (6-hour shift)

To apply, submit your resume, a brief cover/intro paragraph, and shift preferences to Ellen at by April 1 st, Subject: 2018 MOPLA Volunteer.

All volunteers will receive one meal per shift, and will be eligible to receive a letter of recommendation!

***Lucie Foundation is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit, charitable organization. A program of the Lucie Foundation, Month of Photography Los Angeles was established and exists to celebrate photography through a variety of events and programs that inspire and invigorate the photography professional, enthusiast, emerging professional and collector. MOPLA's two-fold mission is to advance dynamic programming designed to engage and stimulate the photography community, as well as to present a comprehensive resource of exhibitions and events.


  • Photography
  • Exhibition Arts
  • Event Management
  • Visual Arts
  • Arts Administration

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