Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities:


Once you are accepted as an AGGV volunteer, you can sign up for the below opportunities using Volgistics.

Family Sunday 

Every 3rd week of the month  
Are you passionate about education? Join us in exploring and facilitating hands-on art-making and ideas connected to current exhibitions, for the whole family!
See our Volgistics calendar for more information.


Multiple Opportunities

March 24, 2017

Explore the imaginative world inspired by featured exhibition Millenia.

See our Volgistics calendar for more information!

 Cherry Blossom Festival

Multiple Opportunities

April 8, 2017

Meet a group of likeminded volunteers! We are looking for multiple volunteers to help facilitate activities throughout the day at our first Cherry Blossom Festival. 

See our Volgistics calendar for more information! 

30th TD Art Gallery Paint In | Saturday, July 15 2017

Team Leaders, Team Assistants, Public Greeters, Event Assistants, Green Station, Imagination Station Animators.

Join us for one of Victoria’s most beloved outdoor events, a celebration of art in all forms! Artists' booths line up along Moss Street - from Fort Street all the way to Dallas Road! This year the AGGV is looking for 300 wonderful volunteers to help us successfully execute the event. There are a variety of roles and shifts available throughout the day for everyone. 

Leading up to the TD Art Gallery Paint-In, all volunteers will attend a meet and greet training sessions in July. During these orientations you will receive volunteer packages and information about the event and your role. 

On the day of the TD Art Gallery Paint-In snacks will be provided for your hard work.

Following the TD Art Gallery Paint-In, the AGGV will be hosting an appreciation evening for everyone who participated and volunteered their time. Come and join the party! 



For the Regular Volunteer opportunities please submit a volunteer application and resume to volunteer@aggv.ca.

Front Desk

Friday Volunteer

April start

Gain valuable work experience as a weekly volunteer at the front desk. This is a rewarding visitor services position that works directly with visitors and daily administrative tasks. 

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Community Engagement Assistant

Weekly Volunteer

April Start

Do you have a passion for community engagement and art?  We are looking for a dedicated volunteer to assist our Curator of Engagement with our public programming. 

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Gallery Shop

Tuesday Afternoon Volunteer

May 29- September 4

Are you looking for a weekly reason to visit the AGGV? Come join us in the shop on Tuesday afternoons. Explore and share local art in a rewarding customer service position.

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Tour Activator

Weekly Volunteer

April Start

The Tour Activator will play an important role in leading our specialized tours. This position will be responsible for working with other staff and volunteers to create, engage and facilitate in interactive art based tours. These volunteers will activate audiences through the use of dramatization and experiential learning tools.

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Art Rental and Sales

Weekly Volunteer

April Start

The Art Rental and Sales Assistant will play an important role in assisting with the management and administration of the Gallery’s AR & S program. This position will be responsible for working with other staff and volunteers to assist in administrative work, Massey Sales Gallery programming, and updating the program's microsite.

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