Artist Support

Organization Details
Organization Name: Nuit Blanche Winnipeg
Address: 245 McDermot Ave
Unit 300
Winnipeg MB  R3B 0S6
Website: http://nuitblanchewinnipeg.ca
Organizational Description: Nuit Blanche Winnipeg is a free all-night exploration and celebration of contemporary art that takes place on the Saturday of the Culture Days weekend from dusk to dawn. Held annually since 2010, the events and exhibits attract thousands of people to the three zones of activity: St. Boniface, Downtown, The Forks, Exchange District and the West End.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: Meet with artist ahead of time to talk about the project

Provide set-up and take-down support

Be comfortable speaking to the public about art installations

Fill in for the artists should they need to step away from the installation, both in terms of answering questions from the public as well as ensuring the public interacts with the installation appropriately
Skills Required: Outgoing attitude
Ability to lift up to 50 lbs
Skills Gained/Related Careers:
Age: 18-30, 31-54
Time Commitment: Daytime, Evening, Weekend
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: Are carrying out of court ordered community service
Are fulfilling volunteer hours for credit
Speaks French
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
Training/Orientation
How to Apply: Online: nuitblanchewinnipeg.ca/get-involved/volunteer/
Closing Date: Sep 20, 2019