Arts Program Volunteer




15400 Montalvo Road
United States


Volunteer Title:  Arts Program Volunteer

         10-20 hours/week, Monday-Friday

Volunteers work at the Lucas Artists Residency Program offices in Saratoga, California, located in a beautiful public park.


Parameters of Volunteer Position

The Lucas Artists Residency Program (LAP) at Montalvo Arts Center in Saratoga, California seeks an Arts Program Volunteer with excellent writing and critical thinking skills to help in all elements of the administration of the Lucas Artists Residency Program. This is an unpaid, volunteer position. We hope to find a talented individual who is looking for a long-term relationship with our organization so that they can play an integral, ongoing role within our dedicated team in supporting over 100 artists a year from all over the world.



This position requires a minimum 3-6 month commitment (ideally ongoing), and a minimum of 10-15 hours per week. The position requires excellent critical thinking and writing skills, the ability to write creative, professional and error-free text, and the ability to work independently. Experience with social media platforms and uploading text and video is a plus.


ABOUT The Lucas Artists Residency Program

The Lucas Artists Residency Program (LAP) at Montalvo Arts Center in Saratoga, California offers 60 national and international artists each year from a range of disciplines an environment conducive to individual and collaborative creative practice. Seeking to stimulate an energetic exchange of ideas between culturally diverse artists and across varied artistic fields and scholarly disciplines, the residency has earned international recognition as a model of curatorial practice supporting the development of new and challenging contemporary work.


  • Training Provided

How To Apply


Please send resume, cover letter with an expression of your interest in the position and your experience in writing in an arts context, and two error-free writing samples that have not been edited by another person. Please send to Thank you for your interest.