Volonteers Call

CAPITAL OF WOKE

POPPOSITIONS is currently looking for for highly motivated and dedicated volunteers willing to join us during four days (April 24—28) for the 8th edition of POPPOSITIONS and setting up the fair with participants (April 22—23). We strongly believe in a collaborative approach by working closely with artists, curators and collectors and we are looking for volunteers who fit this state of mind.

About POPPOSITIONS

POPPOSITIONS is an annual assembly in Brussels of galleries, artist initiatives and project spaces. Conceived as an experiment with the art fair format, POPPOSITIONS allows emerging organisations to have visibility during the busy art week in April, while adding value to the off programme of Art Brussels and offering an alternative to the classic system of contemporary art fairs.

The 8th edition of POPPOSITIONS will take place in the Centre Tour à Plomb in Brussels.

 

Missions and available positions

Your role will be to welcome the visitors, give help to them and make sure they enjoy their visit. You will be inside the fair and participate actively to the event. You will also have a strong role in the preparation of the various meetings and artistic activities of the fair. Positions are varied and flexibles and allows for own initiative. 

• Scenography Assistant: You will assist our scenographer to arrange the space of the exhibition rooms, help to construct the modules for artworks and give us a hand in painting.

• Visitors and VIP receptionist: Your role will be to welcome our audience and give them any help or information. For those who will intervene as mediators, we will provide you a guideline for mediation.

• Bartenders and waiters: You will make sure to provide our visitors some drinks.

• Assistant during the assembly (22/04 and 23/04): To organize the fair, we will need volunteers to assist the assembly of exhibition rooms with our participants and artists.

• Exhibition Opening (24/04 evening): We will need assistance to welcome all participants, guests and visitors during vernissage: set-up the event during all day, coat-check, waiter…

 

Qualifications require

No specific education or experience level is required, we are mainly looking for dynamic and motivated volunteers able to demonstrate autonomy and team spirit.
Speaking Dutch and/or French is a plus.

POPPOSITIONS offers you a paid position with compensation and the possibility to be behind the scenes of an international event and to expand your professional experience and network.

 

Contact

If you are interested to be part of an art event having a great experience with a dynamic team and learn new qualifications, please contact our coordinating assistant Victor Passeron at victor@poppositions.com, he will contact you as soon as possible.

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