Neon Artist Studio assistant and manager:
World renowned neon sculptor, Craig Kraft, is in search of a studio manager and art assistant to manage a commercial neon business in Washington DC and assistant with fine art neon production.
The position requires a multifaceted knowledge of fabrication, graphic design, and administration. Work also includes high profile neon installations and restoration (Glenstone, Phillips Collection, Smithsonian, etc.)
5 days a week
pay $16-20/hr DOE
Assisting with the fabrication of commercial neon signage, custom neon projects, fine art neon works.
Fabricating supports for neon signage/fine art works
General studio management including emails, scheduling and inventory and driving in DC
Repairing commercial neon signage in the DC area
Mastery of adobe suite programs for renderings of neon tube patterns and sculptures
Shop skills: wood and acrylic fabrication, some welding, sculpture assembly
Art handling and handling of neon tubing
Minor electrical work- wiring transformers and neon
Sculptural and commercial neon installation.