jobs and opportunities

The following is a list of arts-related  volunteer opportunities in the region, including any open positions at RACC. These listings have been submitted by organizations and RACC has approved them for viewing. Disclaimer: RACC does not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness or completeness of this outside information. This list is not intended to endorse any views expressed or products or services offered by these links. To submit a notice go to

Volunteer for Wordstock: Portland’s Book Festival

Deadline October 28, 2017

Interested in seeing a part of the behind-the-scenes of the book world? Literary Arts is currently seeking over 300 volunteers to fill various roles at Wordstock: Portland’s Book Festival taking place Saturday, November 11th. Volunteers must be 16 years of age or older. To be part of this festival celebrating literature, go to and […]

Volunteers needed fo Lone Fir Cemetery, Tour of Untimely Departures

Deadline October 21, 2017

Each year, near Halloween, the Tour of Untimely Departures features actors who give presentations near the graves of folks who died in the late 19th or early 20th Century for the benefit of a sold out crowd. Volunteers are needed now and all positions available; actors, guides, set up, and logistics, starting now and up […]

Internship (unpaid) at Antler Gallery

Deadline August 30, 2017

Antler Gallery is an art gallery in the Alberta Arts District of Portland Oregon. We have been in operation for over five years and showcase nature based, new contemporary, and surreal artwork. The gallery has been featured in national and international publications including the Washington Post, American Art Collector, Hi Fructose Magazine, and Juxtapoz Magazine. […]

Need Open Hours Volunteer at Independent Publishing Resource Center (IPRC)

Deadline August 31, 2017

The IPRC’s Mission is to facilitate creative expression, identity and community by providing individual access to tools and resources for creating independently published media and artwork. Since its inception in 1998 the center has been dedicated to encouraging the growth of a visual and literary publishing community by offering a space to gather and exchange […]

Bend Art Center Internship (Volunteer)

Deadline September 01, 2017

Bend Art Center is looking for 3-5 interns to join our team. Bend Art Center non-profit studio and gallery that host contemporary and historical exhibitions, artist talks, public workshops, special events and is home to the A6 print studio. Our internships are designed to be both educational and practical. Under the guidance of Bend Art […]

Volunteer with The North Portland Unknown Film Festival

Deadline October 13, 2017

The North Portland Unknown Film Festival is a curated gallery of film for the underground, under-known, punk, rough and raw filmmaker. Low Budget, top priority. The Unknown’s second annual festival is currently seeking art and film lovers alike to help in the days leading up to, and during the two day festival on October 13th […]

Volunteer with Metropolitan Youth Symphony

Deadline August 31, 2017

We are looking for volunteers who can help with gala preparations – during the weekdays this August and/or September, anytime between the hours of 8:30am-3:00pm. We’d love for you to be able to come in the office and work alongside our Development Manager, Mary Overman. If interested, please call or email and let us know […]

Volunteering for Children’s Healing Art Project (CHAP)

Deadline December 16, 2017

CHAP is a non-profit that works to bring art to families facing medical challenges, and without our volunteers we couldn’t reach as many people as we do! CHAP is currently looking for volunteers to help out in our studio. Volunteer tasks range from labeling envelopes, event support, priming canvases for the children’s hospital, and more. […]

Internship (Volunteer) – Graphic Design, Publishing, Editing

Deadline December 31, 2017

Our Beacon production team at Crib Design House is looking for ambitious creatives who are interested in furthering their talent in graphic design, editing, publishing and creative direction. Must be familiar with the following: – InDesign and other Creative Suite Programs – Dropbox – Microsoft Office – Email We are looking for people who are: […]

Volunteer at RACC

Deadline August 31, 2017

Regional Arts & Culture Council is an organization that supports the arts in the Portland tri-county region. We do this through grants to artists and arts organizations, resources and workshops for the arts community, management and collection of public art, and partnerships and programming that ensures that the arts are a part of every child’s school experience. We are eager to connect with new people interested […]

Volunteer at Disjecta

Deadline May 02, 2018

Help Disjecta run our visual and performing arts! Volunteers will work alongside staff members and fill crucial roles by staffing events, assisting with space preparations, and helping artists install their work. Volunteers can earn tickets to events in exchange for their work. If you would like to add your name to our volunteer mailing list […]

Work Study Position (Volunteer) sought by NW Dance Project

Deadline January 01, 2020

Work Study Studio Assistants work a minimum of 8.5 hours per week in the studio and offices in exchange for unlimited classes at NW Dance Project. Our ongoing Work Study program provides an opportunity for students to take classes at the studio in exchange for working at the front desk and in our offices. Duties […]

Disclaimer: RACC does not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness or completeness of this outside information. This list is not intended to endorse any views expressed or products or services offered by these links.