Gallery Attendant

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Twillingate, NL, Canada

Job Type

Contract

About the Role

The Gallery Attendant will be responsible for greeting visitors of the exhibiton, answering general questions about the artists' works when necessary, and maintaing a friendly and welcoming space within the historic Orange Lodge. They will also be required to open and close the venue each day.

Requirements

Signal Fire is a Digital Arts exhibition consisting of a series of outdoor art projections and a six-week-long indoor exhibition in the Orange Lodge in Twillingate. Grow Twillingate Inc. is seeking to hire a gallery attendant for the indoor exhibition.

The Gallery Attendant will greet people, answer general questions and talk to visitors about the various artworks by the featured artists within the exhibition. Training will be provided.


Duties & Responsibilities

  • Open and/or close the Orange Lodge

  • Greet visitors as they enter and record the number of visitors

  • Answer general questions visitors may have about the Signal Fire project, artworks and artists. (training provided)

  • Other related duties as required

Qualifications

  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team

  • A sincere and genuine interest in people of all ages.

  • Solid time management

  • Able to work some evenings and weekends and on a flexible schedule when events require

  • Willingness to learn about various aspects of digital art

  • An attitude of tolerance and respect for all people’s points of view.

To Apply:

Apply by submitting a résumé and cover letter to brad@unscriptedfestival.com

About the Company

ABOUT GROW TWILLINGATE

Grow Twillingate Inc.(Growtwillingate.com) is a not-for-profit organization, incorporated in 2015 for the purpose of:
- Developing events and initiatives that sustainably support culture and economic development of Twillingate Islands;
- Creating unique Newfoundland and Labrador festivals and events for economic benefit to the Twillingate region and also engage in and provide cultural learning opportunities for the local community;
-Creating and supporting initiatives that preserve the cultural heritage of the Twillingate region in support of a growing tourism industry.

Its cornerstone project is the Unscripted Twillingate Digital Arts Festival (unscriptedfestival.com). This Festival offers four days of digital creativity through interactive workshops and content creation, while adventuring on Twillingate Island and sharing and celebrating the best digital creativity of the week.

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