We are looking for a stellar crew to support events, programs and tasks. Join us!

Volunteer Onboarding Webinar

Check out the most recent recorded session

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Current Opportunities

October 21st – Oakland Style Week/Art and Fashion Walks – Guided Walking Tour Support

October 28th – Artist Professional Development Workshop Support

November 3rd – Handout OAM Maps during First Friday

December 1st – Handout East Bay Open Studios Brochures

Volunteer Coordinator – Be part of the outreach team to the community. You’ll work directly with the OAM leadership and board.

Graphic Designers – Help us design the marketing and promotional assets for 2024 East Bay Open  Studios and Artist Professional Development assets. You’ll work directly with OAM leadership.

Ongoing Opportunities

Event Support

We have varied events scheduled throughout the year. Participation could include event planning and event management, running the event, set-up and tear-down.Please let us know about your expertise and passion in creating memorable events!

Grant Writing

Oakland Art Murmur is looking for highly organized, detail-oriented and proactive grant writers. You will help us make sure we never miss a deadline and will do a great job of sharing our story with the world!

Public Relations

Help OAM develop PR strategies and campaigns that create buzz and get us noticed! You may prepare press releases, keynote speeches and promotional materials. You will help OAM build positive relationships with stakeholders, media and the public.

Graphic Design

Oakland Art Murmur is looking for creative and detail-oriented designers for project-based work. You will help create visually engaging and disruptive printed materials and digital templates to highlight our organization or events.

Photographers and Videographers

Driven and experienced freelance photographers and videographers needed to document OAM on First Fridays and for events. Content will be used for marketing and promotion of OAM and OAM venues onour site, email and social media. We are also looking to document Oakland Artists for our “Oakland Originals” Profiles Series.

Administrative Support

OAM is looking for individuals to support on-going work such as Volunteer Coordination, OAM Venue Guide Distribution, mailings and more! This role is highly flexible but with deadlines to help you manage your time.

Board Members

The next few years promise to be exciting for Oakland Art Murmur. We are looking for enterprising board members to play a central role in implementing the mission, as we look to the future.

The primary responsibility of board directors is to steward the organization’s strategic direction, resources, and policies in accordance with our mission and values. A big part of this work involves active engagement on one of our board committees such as Fundraising, Programming, Community Outreach or Strategic Planning. The primary day-to-day operations are delegated and overseen by the board of directors, and supported by the volunteer staff.

As you consider this opportunity, you will be provided the board director roles and responsibilities. We are a governing board and expect the board to be active and dynamic.