Established, high-profile artist couple currently seeking a detail-oriented and motivated Project Designer.
This individual must possess a strong work ethic and be able to handle various responsibilities including:
Develop preliminary designs, and complete layouts for review and approval for projects with instruction from artists
Conduct visual research and concept development should the artists need.
Work with the artists closely and work quickly with their instruction to develop original design materials
These projects may range from printmaking, invitations, posters, booklets, exhibition design to holiday cards, special projects with other companies, developing mockups, etc
Mockups for galleries, and other designers to get an idea of what direction we want to go in
Help Artists with printmaking preparation and coordinate with the printmaking/print houses throughout the whole process including prepping the digital file
Directly oversee and coordinate logistics and visual aspects of projects
Ensure direct vision is being represented
Ensure print and production quality of all materials
Ensure timely execution
Comfortable suggesting forward thinking layout and design adjustments with the artists
Work closely with archivist and support them with Publications
Ability to work with sketchup and help with exhibition design
Ability to retouch images
Coordinate and design any booklets made in studio
Work 3 days per week, and open to 4 days/week
Work an extra day/hours as needed under tight deadlines
Minimum 3-4 years experience in design.
Ability to use 3D visualization software such as Google SketchUp
Extensive knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite.
Strong communication and management skills and collaborative nature.
Highly developed time management skills and detail oriented.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment on multiple projects simultaneously while meeting schedule requirements.
Office computer skills and systems knowledge required.
A demonstrable ability to multi-task expertly.
Attention to detail while being a creative thinker and having the ability to work both within and without guidelines
Ability to work independently and as part of a team, to take direction, to receive feedback, and to execute tasks accordingly
Knowledge of Pantone color matching
Compensation will be commensurate with experience. Please provide salary requirements with your application.
Please send a resume and cover letter to email@example.com with the subject line “Project Designer”