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12 Dec 2018

Part-Time Project Designer

Artists’ Studio  Los Angeles, California, United States

Job Description

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
• Work with the artists closely and quickly to develop original design materials
• These projects may range from printmaking, invitations, posters, booklets to holiday cards and special projects with other companies
• Mockups to provide to galleries and other designers to communicate our design direction
• Assist the artists with printmaking preparation and coordinate with the printmaking/print houses from inception to completion, including prepping digital files in Photoshop and Illustrator
• Directly oversee and coordinate logistics and visual aspects of projects
• Ensure artist vision is being represented
• Ensure print and production quality of all materials
• Comfortable suggesting forward thinking layout and design adjustments with the artists
• Work closely with archivist to support with publications
• Ability to work with sketchup and help with exhibition design
• Ability to retouch images

• Work week will start with 3 days/week, with flexibility to accomodate 4 days/week
• Work extra days/hours as needed under tight deadlines
• Minimum 3-4 years experience in design
• Extensive knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, specifically Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
• Working knowledge of ArtBase, or similar inventory database system
• Ability to use 3D visualization software such as Google SketchUp
• Strong communication skills with a 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
• Attention to detail while being a creative thinker and having the ability to work both with 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
• Office computer skills required

Compensation will be commensurate with experience.
Please provide salary requirements with your application.

 

HOW TO APPLY

Please send a resume and cover letter to wks.newhire@gmail.com with the subject line “Project Designer”

Job Categories: Arts and Culture. Job Types: Part-Time. Job Tags: artist, arts, designer, exhibition, and free. States: California.
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