We have lots of opportunities for anyone wishing to get involved this year, including general volunteers, behind the scenes helpers, event participants and performers.
Quarter Block Party Volunteer
If you would like to volunteer with Quarter Block Party happening on North and South Main Street from the 3rd to the 5th of February 2017, we would love to hear from you!
Volunteers play a vital role in ensuring the smooth running of the event and fill a variety of roles including artist liaisons, stewards and marketing assistants. Volunteering with Quarter Block Party is a great opportunity to gain an insight into how a music and arts festival is run as well as having a great time and meeting new people!
To get involved please email email@example.com.
Public Production Assistant
Join the Quarter Block Party team and be involved as Production Assistant supporting QBP curator Eszter Nemethi and artist Rhona Byrne in the delivery of Public! a three-day workshop in partnership with CIT Crawford College of Art and Design delivered as part of this year’s festival
This 3-day workshop explores the area of North and South Main Street looking at public art and the potential and possibilities that present themselves through cross-disciplinary approach and collaboration. The workshop will invite peer-learning through exploring the different possible approaches to public space and the specific spatial, socio-economic and historic landscape of the area through a thorough look at what public art might mean in this context.
Over three days the participants will collaborate under the mentorship of artist Rhona Byrne through practical workshops, walks, discussions and exploration of artistic possibilities and responses resulting in a final event on Sunday as part of the festival.
The position will suit someone with an interest in urban interventions and producing public art projects.
Full time 1 – 5 February 2018 & some preparation during the month of January
Please note this is a voluntary position but we can offer to cover lunch, travel costs and a free ticket to Quarter Block Party.
To apply please send your CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org