FUNDACION ´ACE


Fundación ´ace para el Arte Contemporáneo is a nonprofit organisation whose mission is to encourage all kinds of initiatives and activities related to contemporary art,being educational, artistic or social. It looks forward artists' professional development, promoting the generation of ideas and innovative practices and international cultural exchange together with the development of values through art in the local community.

Voluntariado VII

OPEN CALLS

Be part of 'ace!

08.02.2016 to 15.03.2016



Fundación ´ace para el Arte Contemporáneo announces the VII Open Call for its Volunteering Program. We invite interested professionals to apply apply to join the ´ace team.

Within ´acePIRAR, International Artist-in- Residence Program we are developing plans to expand the scope and strengthen public participation in all our activities and events. Volunteers are an important resource for ´ace and with them we look forward to make an exchange, giving the possibility to work together with national and international artists, curators, managers and art professionals, gaining also experience in the arts and non-profit management. 

We are looking for:


WORKSHOP ASSISTANT

What do we need?: a Fine Arts student or professional with a concentration in printmaking or experience in printmaking workshops, with initiative and versatility to be a workshop assistant.

What do we offer?: learning new techniques and working in collaboration with national and international artists. Free participation in lectures, reviews of work and projects developed during this period. 

Profile: pro-activity, interest in print media contemporary techniques, capacity to communicate and work with artists-in-residency. Preferably knowledge of English. 
Length: from May 2nd to September 2nd, 2016
Hours: 16 hours per week, days and time will be coordinated afterwards. 

GRAPHIC DESIGN

What do we need?: graphic design student or professional with initiative and versatility to develop and coordinate the image and communication actions in the community.

What do we offer?:
The possibility to integrate in a cultural organisation with strong national and international artistic contacts. Free participation in lectures, reviews of work and projects developed during this period. Learning about self-managment

Profile:
pro-activity, Preferably knowledge of English
Lenght: from May 2nd to September 2nd, 2016
Hours: 16 hours per week, days and time will be coordinated afterwards. 

CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION

a. The call will be open from February 8th to March 15th at 12.00 pm.
b. The volunteer will join Fundación 'ace’s team from May 2nd to September 2nd, 2016
c. Applicants must be:
•     People of any nationality fluent in Spanish and English (preferably) spoken and written, speaking any of them as a first language.
•     Living in Buenos Aires or Greater Buenos Aires.
•     Integrate the project with a minimum of 16 hours a week for five months.

To register send your application until March 15th, 2016 by mail to:
info [at] proyectoace.org
Subject:Your Last Name_Your first Name_Volunteers

Attachments:

1) Complete Application Form (Download HERE )
2) Letter of Intent with the aim and commitment to be a volunteer at ´ace in the selected area (WORKSHOP, DIRECTOR ASSISTANCE OR COMMUNICATION)
3) Resume and personal portrait
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Those interested in supporting this project will collaborate as "individuals who develop, for self-determination in a free, altruistic and supportive way tasks of general interest to the organisation without receiving salary or any financial compensation" (Law 25855 Social Volunteering, Art 3 º).