Beckie Upton

Beckie Upton

Artist-Designer-MakerBristol, United Kingdom
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Beckie Upton

Beckie Upton

Artist-Designer-MakerBristol, United Kingdom
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  • Volunteering at Spike Island
    Volunteering at Spike IslandVolunteering at Spike Island Our team of Volunteers make a significant contribution to the work we do. We are currently inviting applications from individuals who would like to join our Volunteer Invigilator team. We are looking for enthusiastic people who have a keen interest in engaging with contemporary art, interacting with our visitors, and who have a positive and helpful attitude. We are particularly looking for volunteers to assist with our Open event from 28 April to 1 May 2017. Benefits of volunteering at Spike Island: Making a significant contribution to the work of Spike Island. Network with other creative individuals at special social events. Gain valuable work experience within the arts. Enjoy exclusive exhibition previews and Q&A sessions with artists and curators. Free entry to talks and events. Develop your professional skillset through tailored training. Further opportunities to lead tours, assist with workshops, and more. Apply to longer term placements in specific fields (only offered to current volunteers). Find out more here To apply: Complete an application form and return it by email to If you have any further questions, please email Adriana Carvalho, Volunteer Coordinator (maternity cover) at
  • Spike Island Open Studios 2018: Call for Volunteers
    Spike Island Open Studios 2018: Call for Volunteers Every year at Spike Island, hundreds of artists and creative businesses throw open their studio doors and visitors are invited to explore their working environments. Open Studios weekend includes a programme of family friendly activities, tours, events and pop-ups by some of Bristol’s best street food traders. We are looking for volunteers to help at various times across the weekend, including supporting artists with specific performances and projects, and helping us to inspire and assist visitors as they explore this extensive building. Open Studios runs from Friday 4 May, 6–9pm (followed by after party until late); Saturday 5 May, 11am–5pm; Sunday 6 May, 11am–5pm; to Monday 7 May, 11am–5pm. Volunteers must attend an induction session on Wednesday 18 April at 5–6.30pm. For more information and to request an application form, please email our volunteer coordinator Beckie Upton:
  • Volunteer Invigilator
    Volunteer InvigilatorVolunteer with us this Summer! Apply to join our friendly team of volunteers and gain valuable work experience in the arts, meet new people and support the work of Spike Island. Volunteer with us If you can regularly spare 5.5 hours a week (Tuesday to Sunday, 11.45-5.15pm) and you are interested in meeting the public, being part of a friendly team, and enjoy being around art and culture, we would love to hear from you. Benefits include: - Social events and networking opportunities - Exhibition t
  • Line Management
  • Visitor Experience
  • Volunteer Management
  • Program Management
  • Mentoring
  • Art Galleries
  • Arts Administration
  • Creative Events
  • Exhibition Interpretation
  • Exhibitions