Gallery Volunteer

SEAS - Socially Engaged Art Salon

Register your Interest

Are you interested in gaining exhibition experience? We are looking for an individual to support us install and hone SEAS’s visitor experience. Once a month we are looking for someone to help install exhibitions at Jubilee Library or at the BMECP centre where we are based. 

SEAS (Socially Engaged Art Salon) is a BIPOC & LGBTQ led organisation which promotes socially engaged art practices and artists from underrepresented communities through exhibitions and cultural events. SEAS’ work concentrates around issues of social and racial justice, migration & refugees, disability & mental health, and LGBTQ+ communities. Founded in 2016, SEAS has become a beacon for socially and politically engaged art in Brighton and south-East England. It is part of the Social Art Network and has links to local and national art organisations.You can find more information on our website.

What you can expect from us - we will: 

  • Each volunteer will be provided with a half day training if needed on the specific roll
  • provide support and answer any questions you may have
  • offer ways to progress as a volunteer and develop your skills and interests
  • stay in touch regularly and value you as part of our team.
  • Pay expenses
  • Sign a clear Volunteers Agreement.
  • The roll might lead to a paid job from mid 2021 pending funding. 


Necessary Skills:

  • Passionate about socially engaged and political art
  • A great eye for detail
  • Meticulous and organised
  • Resourceful
  • Proactive and adaptable
  • Based in Brighton & Hove.

Desirable Skills:

  • Experience installing exhibitions
  • Experience invigilating exhibitions.


When do I need to be available?

Details Time commitment: 2-4 days a month Duration: 1 year
Morning Afternoon Evening

Where does this role take place?

10 Fleet Street

Register your Interest

  • Details
  • Disabled Access
  • Equal Opportunities Policy or Statement
  • Expenses
  • Health and Safety
  • Induction
  • Insurance Cover for Volunteers
  • Other
  • Suitable for 13 - 16 years
  • Suitable for 16 - 18 years
  • Suitable for a group of volunteers
  • Support on Offer
  • This role is adaptable for different abilities
  • Training