Barry X Ball Studio is a world-class sculpture studio fabricating artwork to the highest standards at our state-of-the-art facility in Brooklyn, NY. We are seeking a Fabrication Assistant to assist in the production of stone, metal, plastic, and wood sculptures. Our sculptures are milled with CNC machines and then hand finished by in-house staff.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Fabricating components used in the creating, handling and crating of sculptures.
Operating heavy machinery with great care and safety.
Assist in organizing museum and gallery installations, including the preparation of outgoing artworks, organizing necessary equipment and work with partnering institutions staff.
Implement organization goals studio wide.
Learn and apply finishing techniques involved in the creation of artwork.
High level of comfort and safety around heavy machinery.
Highly organized, thorough, and detail-oriented.
Art handling experience.
Strong interpersonal skills, ability to communicate internally and
- Ability to maintain a consistent level of quality at every level of fabrication.
Preferred but not required
Knowledge of 3-D modeling software such as Zbrush, Rhino, Maya etc.
Heavy Rigging experience
Stone working experience