#51: How do we invite the true unknown?|#35: The artist fee should be good.|#105: Kunsthal Gent is local in scale, but globally connected.|#111: Do it together.|#44: No name tags at dinner.|#75: A building is a capricious thing: it is inhabited and changed, and its existence is a tale of constant and curious transformation.|#120: The new type of art institute cannot merely be an art museum as it has been until now, but no museum at all. The new type will be more like a power station, a producer of new energy.|#3: Entrance to all exhibitions at Kunsthal Gent is free.|#112: Spaces today don’t need to be curated, but occupied.|#90: The best systems have a failure or ‘a hole’ in them…|#14: Can you also remain a toddler institution?|#130: Be a uniquely charged and curated gallery that is an artwork in itself.|#91: Embrace doubt.|#87: Always keep in mind there is something really special about being in a room that is 19 meters tall.|#29: We make the program for the artist that we exhibit.|#65: No excuses: Thursday morning, team meeting.|#84: The White Cube is a lie.|#68: Once in a while we need to get out of utopia and get something done.|#4: Pay what you can.|#19: Have fun at the exhibition.|#23: That’s a very interesting piece, but how would it behave in a pizza joint?|#59: Always protect the floor when painting (or pouring concrete)|#92: We’re a learning organisation.|#25: Never ask the artist to just present their work, ask them to co-create and co-organise the space.|#62: Be kind. Full dishwasher: empty it.|#51: How do we invite the true unknown?|#35: The artist fee should be good.|#105: Kunsthal Gent is local in scale, but globally connected.|#111: Do it together.|#44: No name tags at dinner.|#75: A building is a capricious thing: it is inhabited and changed, and its existence is a tale of constant and curious transformation.|#120: The new type of art institute cannot merely be an art museum as it has been until now, but no museum at all. The new type will be more like a power station, a producer of new energy.|#3: Entrance to all exhibitions at Kunsthal Gent is free.|#112: Spaces today don’t need to be curated, but occupied.|#90: The best systems have a failure or ‘a hole’ in them…|#14: Can you also remain a toddler institution?|#130: Be a uniquely charged and curated gallery that is an artwork in itself.|#91: Embrace doubt.|#87: Always keep in mind there is something really special about being in a room that is 19 meters tall.|#29: We make the program for the artist that we exhibit.|#65: No excuses: Thursday morning, team meeting.|#84: The White Cube is a lie.|#68: Once in a while we need to get out of utopia and get something done.|#4: Pay what you can.|#19: Have fun at the exhibition.|#23: That’s a very interesting piece, but how would it behave in a pizza joint?|#59: Always protect the floor when painting (or pouring concrete)|#92: We’re a learning organisation.|#25: Never ask the artist to just present their work, ask them to co-create and co-organise the space.|#62: Be kind. Full dishwasher: empty it.|
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Become a volunteer at Kunsthal Gent

Kunsthal Gent is always looking for enthusiastic volunteers to strengthen its activities.

Function
  • You will man the reception together with another volunteer during opening hours.
  • You welcome visitors and explain what there is to see.
  • You answer (general) questions about Kunsthal Gent and the exhibitions.
  • Optional: you open and close the doors independently in the weekend.
  • Optional: practical support or help at the bar during events.
Profile
  • You speak Dutch or English fluently.
  • You are interested in visual arts.
  • You have communication skills or you want to gain experience.
  • You are regularly free on weekends (Saturday or Sunday, between 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.).
Offer
  • A volunteer's fee of EUR 34 per day.
  • An exciting and dynamic working environment in the contemporary art world.
Questions? Mail us!