Calgary Arts Development’s classified listing is a free service for Calgary’s arts community. All content for the classifieds is user-submitted. Calgary Arts Development makes no endorsement to any agency, organization, corporation or individual who submits listings. We trust our readers to use their own judgement when responding to ads. Calgary Arts Development believes that artists should be paid for their work. For job postings and open calls, please share salary ranges or payment. Please note that ads for jobs outside of Calgary and area may not be posted. Volunteer Opportunities October 19, 2023 Murals Outreach Volunteer The Beltline Urban Murals Project (BUMP Festival) is a city-wide street art festival reimagining public spaces through the visual arts and expanding the capacity of the local arts community. Since 2017, BUMP Festival has installed 180+ murals in the Beltline and beyond. Community engagement, specifically with property owners and REITs, is integral to ensuring our festival’s success. BUMP installs murals at no cost to Beltline property owners to improve the area’s vibrancy and provide a platform for artists to paint with minimal restrictions. We’re seeking an outgoing volunteer to support our programming by locating potential mural walls and conducting property owner outreach. Tasks include: Exploring the Beltline and taking photos of potential mural walls Distributing informational materials Collecting property owner information and conducting outreach in person, by email, or by phone Documenting property owner and building information in Google Sheets Skills & Assets: Comfortable making phone calls Familiarity with the Beltline Access to a bicycle or vehicle Basic understanding of Gmail and Google Sheets Outgoing and personable Genuine interest in public art and community building This volunteer position is an excellent opportunity to contribute to the BUMP Festival and the Calgary arts community in a meaningful and impactful way. Property owner outreach directly impacts the shape of our festival and is a fun way to explore the Beltline while connecting with the community. This position requires 1 – 3 hours per week, depending on the volunteer’s interest and availability. Please apply using this form. If you have any questions or require application support, please contact Anna MacLaren, Murals Manager, at email@example.com.