Become an Arts Insider!
The Blanton uses volunteers to assist visitors as they walk through the doors and into the galleries. If you love art, enjoy working with people–or both–this is the perfect opportunity to become involved in one of Austin's finest cultural attractions.
The Blanton is now accepting applications for volunteers who will begin training in January and work with us throughout 2015. January volunteer orientation will be held on Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 1:00 pm at the museum. Requirements for volunteering at the Blanton are based on customer service principles and designed to create a welcoming atmosphere at the museum.
All Blanton volunteers are:
Volunteers help in a variety of invaluable ways–especially at our visitor services information desk and during B scene, the Blanton's art parties. A list of volunteer positions include:
The Blanton welcomes UT students as well as those from any university campus, and members of the greater Austin community who are cheerful, kind, helpful, empathetic, patient, service–oriented, and want to spend time in an arts-loving community. Volunteers meet other arts-interested adults and enjoy being at the museum for events and tours.
For further information about the Blanton's docent program, please visit our docent page.