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sculpture network e.V.

Support from native English speakers* for translations

Remote Volunteering

About the Non-Profit Organisation

sculpture network e.V.

sculpture network is Europe's leading platform for three-dimensional art - a non-profit
organisation for the active promotion and support of contemporary sculpture. Through our newsletter, website and social media channels, around 44,000 people throughout Europe are currently in contact with each other. We also organise local and international events where the European sculpture scene meets, exchanges, discusses and experiences art together. Currently sculpture network has 1,000 members in 41 countries.

More about the organisation

About the volunteering opportunity

Support from native English speakers* for translations

  • Translation of the texts of our monthly newsletter from German into English 
  • Proofreading of English texts 

The texts are aimed at artists, art institutions and art enthusiasts throughout Europe.

This way you can help

Your Tasks

These are approx. 2 texts per week for proof reading and approx. 2 texts per month for translation from German into English. Sometimes there are short texts (e.g. for mailings) which have to be translated relatively quickly and sometimes there are longer texts which have to be translated with a time lead and without time pressure. In our Munich office there is a workplace available, but it is also possible to work from home.

Whats needed

  • Very good knowledge of English (mother tongue)
  • Experience in translating

You will fit into our team if

  • you are interested in art 
  • and the joy of writing

German Skills

Please note: For this volunteering opportunity, you need German skills on the level „Medium German skills“.

Other Things You Should Know

Important notice

What do we offer?

  • Intensive examination of contemporary art themes
  • A highly motivated, young team in our Munich office
  • Free participation in our Munich events, the opportunity to immerse yourself in the art scene, and personal exchange with artists, curators, and gallery owners.
  • A free membership at sculpture network
  • Invitation to all team events where you can meet nice and exciting people from the Munich cultural environment

 

Duration

Your support is needed on a long-term basis.

Insurance

Am I covered by accident and/or casualty insurance during the project?

No

When you can help

For this project, we ask you to arrange an individual meeting.