Do you want to join the volunteer community of Treehouse NDSM, art incubator in Amsterdam Noord? Do you like art and would like to support the emerging artists from Amsterdam? Then maybe this voluntary work is a fit for you!
During the year, Treehouse organizes 4 group exhibition on diverse topics. The next 2 exhibitions will be from Sept 14 to Oct 15 about Urban Nature and from Nov 2nd to December 10 about Eco-feminism.
We are looking for Exhibition Hosts to welcome our visitors with a friendly and open demeanour. You will assist with answering visitor questions and ensuring the safety of the artworks. Through conversation with visitors, you will create an inclusive environment where everyone can connect with art and find inspiration. We encourage people from all backgrounds and life experiences to apply. No experience is required.
What you will do:
• Welcome our visitors (preferably in English and Dutch).
• Open and close the venue.
• Assist with answering visitor questions.
• Ensure the safety of the artworks.
• Help visitors to interpret and connect to the art through conversations.
• Help ensure the safety of the artworks.
• Offer general information.
Through your engagement you will perform a unique form of philanthropy that supports Treehouse and our visitors. A small contribution will be given, and some entries for concerts and performances for the year.
During the year we will have other events like concerts for which we will be glad to have support from volunteers for communication, or documentation with pictures or video.
If you are interested, please contact us.
Treehouse NDSM is an arts incubator on the site of the former NDSM shipyard, on the bank of the IJRiver in Amsterdam-North. Treehouse offers more than 100 studios, an exhibition- and performance hall, a work hall, common meeting spaces, a courtyard, and terrace. The complex is a small village built over two floors using recycled sea containers and construction cabins. Apart from renting out studio spaces for creatives in all disciplines, we also organise exhibitions, festivals, concerts, art markets, and more.