Volunteer Gallery Associate

  • Career Development
  • Toronto – Distillery District
  • On site
  • Deadline: Open until filled (position may be filled before posting expiry date)
  • Posting expires: August 31, 2024

Arta Gallery

An established art gallery in Distillery District since 2003


Arta Gallery’s Volunteer program offers a unique opportunity to gain firsthand experience in the operations of a commercial art gallery, providing insights into curatorial and gallery professions that are not commonly accessible through traditional academic channels. By adopting a hands-on approach, the program aims to offer a comprehensive learning experience for volunteers with an interest in visual culture, art, sales and design. As a volunteer, you will have the chance to assist with various tasks, including setting up installations, data entry, working with artists, cataloging artworks, managing the permanent collection, and ensuring the gallery’s upkeep.

We are currently looking for a few highly-motivated individuals with a passion for arts looking for a volunteer position as Gallery Associate. You should be passionate about arts and feel comfortable working in a high-end environment. Creativity, above-average organization skills, and schedule flexibility are required to thrive in this position.

Here is a list of everyday tasks at the gallery:

  • Managing inventory
  • Handling administrative duties
  • Overseeing social media
  • Facilitating communications
  • Conducting art sales
  • Organizing exhibitions and events
  • Maintaining the gallery

To apply, email your details to info@artagallery.ca

To become a volunteer, please send your resume to [email protected]