Volunteer Opportunities

We invite you to join a dedicated, enthusiastic, and passionate group of individuals who play a key role in helping the art center grow and prosper. If you want to volunteer, you will be rewarded by giving, doing, and meeting other people who care about the arts and our community.

If you are interested in or have questions about the following volunteer positions, please contact Geraldine Ong, Director of Education Programs and Operations, at 908.234.2345 ext. 102.

Building & Grounds
Looking for a hands-on way to help? Help maintain the art center’s historic facility and property through light weeding and gardening, and handyman tasks such as painting, light bulb changing, and minor repairs.

Fundraising Events
Want to join forces for a good cause? Join an event committee and work with the staff to provide vital support to the art center’s fundraising initiatives.  Attend regular committee meetings and assist with events from inception to completion! Volunteers are involved with sponsorship, ticket sales, marketing, and more!

Installation Crew
Love art? Get a behind-the-scenes look at what goes into mounting an art exhibition. Help exhibiting artists install and display artwork and signage, repair nail holes, perform light painting etc.

Special Events
Enjoy working with the public? Lend a hand at special events such as gallery receptions, Youth Art Month programs, lectures, and more by greeting guests, helping with registration, serving wine, setting up hors d’oeuvres, etc.

Summer Camp Aides
Really love children and want to build volunteer hours? Limited spaces are available each summer to assist instructors during the art center’s weekly summer art camps and classes for children. Must be 16+. If you are interested in volunteering as a Summer Camp Aide, click here for applicationPlease return your completed application to Ged Ong, Director of Education Programs and Operations, at [email protected].  Questions? Please contact Ged at 908.234.2345 ext. 102.

Birthday Party Aides
Love children? Serve as volunteer assistant to instructors during children’s birthday art parties. Birthday parties are held on Saturdays and Sundays. Must be 16+. Please contact Ged Ong, Director of Education Programs and Operations, at 908.234.2345 ext. 102 or email [email protected].


The Center for Contemporary Art
in Bedminster, NJ, is a popular destination for world-class contemporary art exhibitions and community-based arts education and programming.

2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ 07921
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Experiment and Play. Inquire and Discover.

As the premier hub for contemporary art in the region, The Center offers an exceptional variety of in-person and virtual art classes, workshops, summer art camps, rotating art exhibitions, and community partnerships. 

Now on view in our Galleries

Echoes of Abstraction

April 5 @ 6:00 pm – June 2 @ 2:00 pm

Lindsay Godin: Futurisms

April 5 @ 6:00 pm – June 2 @ 2:00 pm

Christine Sauerteig-Pilaar: To Bare Witness

April 5 @ 6:00 pm – June 2 @ 6:00 pm

The Center for Contemporary Art recognizes the diversity of its community’s abilities and needs and is committed to enabling all visitors to experience the benefits of arts education. Our community partnerships are designed in response to specific needs and provide an outlet for creative expression in a safe, supportive setting.

All are welcome!

There are many ways to support The Center.

Our mission is made possible by the dedication, involvement, and support of our members, volunteers, staff, sponsors, partners, and donors. Without their support, we could not continue to bring innovative arts programming and exhibitions to our region. Please join our welcoming community of artists and art enthusiasts.