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Become an ArtiFactory Volunteer

Your membership will be at the Volunteer level which will add your name to our volunteer list. Other levels of membership may be required for other benefits at the ArtiFactory.

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Create a Community Arts Center
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Arts Iowa City is a volunteer-run organization. As such, we welcome you to help us create the Artifactory, a new community center for the arts. We are seeking leaders who are able to coordinate volunteer specialists from various media groups (clay, wood, metals, painting and more) to determine the design of shared studio spaces for optimal functionality and safety compliance. Please indicate the media group(s) you wish to be involved in.

Liaison for Art Media Groups:
Drawing & Painting
Add other media group(s) of interest not listed above.

Other volunteer opportunities are available depending on your interest. For example, we are looking for people to teach, lead workshops, curate and install exhibitions, work on fundraising, and help with events. Please join our team and indicate your areas of interest and expertise.

Art in the Afternoon Presenter:
Art in the Afternoon is a monthly artist talk/workshop usually held on the 3rd Sunday from 1:00-2:30 pm. at The Senior Center. This series focuses on introducing local artists to the community allowing them to showcase their artwork and share it with an interested audience.

Lead Workshop Events:
Volunteers will organize workshops to teach a form of art for the ArtiFactory. These could be one-time events or consist of multiple sessions. Workshop providers can receive paid compensation.

Exhibits & Events:
Volunteers would help plan exhibits and hang artwork.There would be opportunities to help with receptions and work with artists exhibiting in our satellite galleries.

Grant Writing & Fundraising:
Volunteers would help with campaigns and seek sponsors for exhibits & events.

Volunteers would help design posters, flyers, brochures and signs. Also, help with website and Facebook. Photographer would document AIC exhibitions and events for our archives and website.

Volunteers would help with press releases and contacting media. Help distribute posters for events. Make phone calls.

Life Drawing Coordinator:
Volunteers would help with setup, take down, collect fees, and sign-ins. In general, help with the operation of life drawing sessions by coordinating with the models, and monitor the life drawing session.
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Someone from our team will reach out and welcome you in the near future. Thank you in advance!

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