Volunteer with UAS!
UAS would not be possible without the support of our members and volunteers! If you would like to join our mailing list for general volunteer calls please fill out the form below or email info@UAScalgary.org to express interest. Volunteering for an artist-run centre is a great way to become familiar with artist-run and nonprofit operations, get to know other artists and arts enthusiasts in the community, and get some experience in the cultural sector!
Volunteer opportunities include:
-bartending at opening receptions and special events
-assisting with installation or tear-down of exhibitions
-monitoring the gallery during open hours
-helping out with educational programming
Individuals who log a minimum of ten hours of volunteer time will receive a free membership.
Other exciting roles at UAS:
UAS is seeking individuals with a basic knowledge of artist-run culture and Calgary arts to join our board of directors. The board is responsible for governance of the society, hiring staff, programming, and visioning. Recent college graduates are welcomed to apply. For more information on the board of directors please contact email@example.com.
If you are interested in joining the board please email us a CV and a brief statement of interest defining any specialized skills or knowledge. Board members are also appointed at our Annual General Meeting (AGM) each March.
Committees and Coordinators
UAS is always looking for people who are interested in contributing a specialized skill. Working with UAS in a coordinator or committee position is a great way to gain experience working with nonprofits and to build your resume. UAS is currently looking for professionals or recent graduates with the following skills to become coordinators:
-Special event planning
-Technical Gallery Skills
-Studio and facilities maintenance
For more information about becoming a coordinator or joining a committee please contact at firstname.lastname@example.org