Kensington + Chelsea Art Week is expanding throughout the summer season with a festival that elevates the magic and shared experiences of public art and live performance.
From 21 June – 31 August, K+C Festival will bring people together to celebrate, inspire, and be inspired.
Kensington + Chelsea Festival (K+C Festival) are seeking enthusiastic and friendly Volunteer Team Members (VTMs) to provide valuable support to our exciting arts programme.
Learn about how the team work behind the scenes, get to know your local galleries and art institutions, get involved with Public Art installations and the teams creating them, help visitors to find their way around, be merry, be happy and enjoy doing something extraordinary.
ABOUT THE VOLUNTEER ROLE:
VTMs will lend vital visitor engagement support, connecting with people across the borough. Acting as sources of knowledge for K+C Festival’s programme and the local area in general, VTMs will provide visitor information and guidance. VTMs will also be offered opportunities to assist the K+C Festival team with production and marketing.
VTMs will be located at Public Art installations and other key locations throughout the borough. From these hubs, they will provide valuable details on the artworks, their makers, and KCAW in general for visitors.
VTMs will be invited to document the festival and actively contribute to KCAW social media platforms.
VTMs will have the opportunity to assist with the production of KCAW, working on site as runners during the installation of exhibition, public art, and distribute material to participating venues.
VTMs will also assist with the installation of signage and wayfinding.
To complete the application form go to this link: https://tinyurl.com/3j3bz5ut
About Kensington & Chelsea ART WEEK
The borough of Kensington and Chelsea has an artistic heritage that encompasses some of the best and brightest creative names. From South Kensington’s Museum Quarter to the bustle of King’s Road; from the urban bohemia of Notting Hill to the modern elegance of the Design Museum, a journey through Kensington and Chelsea is a journey through history.
We are delighted to be drawing on this cultural legacy with Kensington + Chelsea Art Week. KCAW celebrates the rich heritage of the borough by opening doors to local creative spaces along with leading organisations in the area to facilitate further public engagement in the local culture.
Times you can volunteer
Saturday: Mornings, Afternoons
Monday: Mornings, Afternoons
Tuesday: Mornings, Afternoons
Wednesday: Mornings, Afternoons
Thursday: Mornings, Afternoons
Friday: Mornings, Afternoons
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