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Museum Volunteers for Opening of Exhibition

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ORGANIZATION: Xela Institute of Art

  • 6 people are interested
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Xela Institute of Art is a new museum in Long Beach that aims to support a wide

breadth of artists from the contemporary art world, as well as hosting artist residencies and educational programs.

Xela Institute of Art is seeking volunteers who are passionate about art to aid in visitor experience, monitor the artworks and assist throughout the set up, reception, and closing activities of the exhibition.

Volunteers are needed for the exhibition opening, to help perform the following tasks:

  • Welcome guests
  • Manage guest list
  • Guide visitors
  • Monitor artworks
  • Answer questions
  • Assist in closing activities
  • Take photographs of the exhibition

Ideal candidates must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, enthusiasm about contemporary art, fluency in English, ability to work with others, willingness to learn, know how to take photographs with a smart phone, and are at least 18 years of age. Must wear all black business attire. Bilingual speakers who can help expand engagement with various visitors is a plus, however, it is not a requirement. Please inform us of any additional languages with application.

Prior knowledge of contemporary art or education may be helpful, although it is not required.

Please provide a phone number with the application.

Long term volunteer opportunities will be available following the opening reception. If you are interested in future opportunities at Xela Institute of Art, please email info@xela.art.

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About Xela Institute of Art

Location:

2172 Pacific Ave, Long Beach, CA 90806, US

Mission Statement

Xela Institute of Art is a new museum in Long Beach that aims to support a wide breadth of artists from the contemporary art world. Xela is a kunsthalle-style exhibition space that will feature work from emerging to established artists, as well as hosting artist residencies and educational programs.

Description

Xela Institute of Art is a contemporary art museum, specializing in emerging, mid-career, and established contemporary artists.

CAUSE AREAS

Arts & Culture
Community
Education & Literacy
Arts & Culture, Community, Education & Literacy

WHEN

Sat Jan 28, 2023
01:00 PM - 05:30 PM

WHERE

2176 Pacific AvenueLong Beach, CA 90806

(33.79674,-118.19344)
 

SKILLS

  • General Education
  • Visual Arts
  • Exhibition Arts
  • Public Relations
  • Painting
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Please arrive 1 hour before the event. It will take approximately 30 minutes after the event to complete closing activities. Volunteers are needed for the entire duration of the event including opening and closing activities. (5.5 hours total).
  • Ideal candidates must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, enthusiasm about contemporary art, fluency in English, ability to work with others, willingness to learn, know how to use a smart phone, and are at least 18 years of age.

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