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Festival Volunteers

Auckland Festival of Photography

Job details

Auckland Festival of Photography
31 May 2015
Work type
Work classification
Management & Admin


1. Auckland Festival of Photography - Volunteer Exhibition Attendants

Volunteer Exhibition Attendants will be working at Silo Park, Wynyard Quarter

The venue will be showcasing six Auckland Festival of Photography exhibitions (listed below):
1. Annual Commission by Sacred Hill
2. Inner Spaces – Surreal Worlds
3. Interiors
4. Mothers and Daughters
5. Paramita
6. Angkor Photo Festival - Slideshows

Volunteer Exhibition Attendants will welcome the public to the venue and to the exhibitions and answer any general queries about the works and the Auckland Festival of Photography. Attendants may patrol the galleries to ensure that visitors abide by the exhibition regulations e.g. do not touch works of art, respect regulations around photographing works, and ensure that the venue remains clean and tidy throughout the day.

Please note: Volunteer Exhibition Attendants can work one or more shifts between 29 May and 17 June 2015.

2. Auckland Festival of Photography - Volunteer Exhibition Drivers - Whitecliffe Festival Tuesday

Volunteer Exhibition Drivers will need to be available to work from 5pm - 9.30pm on Tues 2 June 2015 (meeting at the Auckland Festival of Photography office: 2A, 93 The Strand, Parnell), to complete the role volunteers must have a current full drivers licence.

Each volunteer will drive a small van around to 4 gallery venues, repeating their circuit throughout the evening.

Volunteers will be transporting the public on one of Auckland Festival of Photography's most popular events Whitecliffe Festival Tuesday, the event aims to engage and entertain the public by offering them transport around the Auckland region to view the very best of New Zealand photography and discover galleries they might have never visited before.

Each volunteer will be asked to attend a short (approx 5 minute) briefing before the event and will be supplied with a map and instructions of their circuit.

3. Auckland Festival of Photography - Volunteer Lunch Drop Off Driver - Magnum Workshops

This role would require the volunteer to have access to a car and be able to drive to a cafe location, collect lunch and transport it to the workshop venue: Whitecliffe College of Arts and Design.

Volunteer Lunch Drop Off Driver will need to be available for approx 1 hr (around lunch time) for 5 days: Thurs 28 May, Fri 29 May, Sat 30 May, Sun 31 May and Mon 1 June 2015.

Interested? Please email Auckland Festival of Photography:

Key skills

An interest in the arts

Written by

Auckland Festival of Photography Trust

12 May 2015

Interests A city-wide contemporary art and cultural event which takes placewithin Auckland's major galleries, project spaces, non-gallery venuesand public sites during June each year. The programme includes a mix of