Archive for ‘By Type: Museums’

February 3, 2017

Employer Profile: Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD

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www.artbma.org/about/employment.html

BMA Mission

The Baltimore Museum of Art seeks to inspire creativity, encourage learning, and foster human understanding through an excellent artistic program that explores its remarkable collection, from historic to contemporary, in an environment welcoming to all.

BMA Vision

The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) will be known as a vibrant and innovative institution that is embraced as an indispensable element of community life, a vital educational resource for a broad and diverse audience, and a leader in the revitalization of the city that surrounds it. The BMA will present a dynamic program of exhibitions and collection installations, educational experiences and opportunities, publications and digital resources acknowledged nationally and internationally for their excellence. The Museum will continue to be recognized as a major center for 18th-century, 19th-century, modern, and contemporary art.

Summer Internship

Unpaid/ Start Date: June

We have various Internship Positions available through our Summer Internship Program.  As internship descriptions become available, they will be posted at https://artbma.org/about/jobs.html.

Qualifications:

Currently enrolled in or recent graduate from an accredited institution.

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January 6, 2017

Employer Profile: Local Projects, New York, NY

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Local Projects is an interdisciplinary experience design firm for museums and public spaces. While innovation drives much of today’s design, we’re interested in creating meaningful projects that endure.

We’re reinventing public space through media. We focus on engaging audiences through emotion and technology, developing new ways for people to interact with art, cities and one another.

Local Projects has won the top prize for every major design award including the National Design Award for Interaction Design, Fast Company Masters of Design, Webby Gold, Muse Gold and AIGA Gold.

To learn more about us, visit LocalProjects.net

Visual Experience Design Intern

Stipend/ Internship/ Summer

We have a roster of fantastic projects in front of us and are looking for passionate graphic designers with a strong point of view. As a member of the Visual Experience Department, designers are responsible for developing and executing impactful design solutions for a diverse range of interdisciplinary projects.

We are currently seeking a Graphic Design Intern with strong 2D design and some experience, if only in the classroom, in placing graphic design in three-dimensional space. Any experience in motion graphics and Interaction Design is helpful. Our graphic design work goes in museums, public and online spaces. We are growing into having our graphic design drive the engagement visitors have with the work.

The Graphic Design intern will work closely with Local Projects’ Project Manager(s) and Creative Director(s) to achieve specific graphic elements for project(s). Our past work includes projects for the National September 11 Memorial Museum, SFMOMA, the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, as well as a variety of Civic and Cultural sector clients. These projects will demand a very special individual who can work autonomously but also takes direction well and who can combine passion with craft to create something extraordinary.

You must be in a degree-granting program for graphic design, or a graduate of one, and work regular work hours to at the downtown New York City office to work with the teams.

Qualifications:

– A design degree (graphic, interaction, communication, media design, or a related field) or currently pursuing one
– Excellent design skills exhibited in an impactful portfolio
– An interest for developing unprecedented solutions that actively engage audiences
– A demonstrated aptitude for establishing design system
– The ability to think conceptually and express ideas visually, verbally and in writing
– A passion for typography
– A solid understanding or demonstrable interest in user-experience and interaction design
– Interest in designing for physical spaces and/or interactive media
– Strong technical and organizational skills
– Ambitious attitude and a strong point of view
– An empathetic nature with an open, positive mindset
– The ability to collaborate in teams, to work autonomously and to take direction from project leads
– An awareness of contemporary trends in technology, art, and design

Motion Design Intern

Stipend/ Internship/ Summer

Interactive Design Intern

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Physical Design Intern

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December 19, 2016

Employer Profile: Maryland Science Center, Baltimore, MD

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marylandsciencecenter.org

The Maryland Science Center is a museum focused on hands-on Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math learning for students of all ages. Visitors experience science through dynamic exhibits, staff-led programs, observatory, planetarium, and IMAX shows.

 

Early Childhood Educator

Paid/ Part Time/ Start in Spring 2017

Are you looking for a new and different experience every day? Do you enjoy working with people? If so, join the Kids Room team. Engage our youngest visitors with fun hands-on activities and interact with children birth to age eight and their families as they learn through play in our dynamic museum environment. Responsibilities include: working with the general public, and maintaining a clean and safe early childhood exhibit space. Ability to exercise outstanding problem solving skills and experience with young children in a group setting are both highly desired. The museum is open seven days a week and we are looking for availability weekdays and weekends.

Qualifications:

• Experience with young children

• Ability to provide excellent guest service to museum visitors

• At least one year of college coursework completed

• Ability to pass a background check

 

December 19, 2016

CANCELLED: Employer Profile: Quatrefoil Associates, Laurel, MD

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www.quatrefoil.com

Due to scheduling conflicts, Quatrefoil is no longer able to attend the event.  Please drop you resume off at the sign in desk if you wish us to send it to the company.

Quatrefoil creates opportunities for discovery .
We develop custom immersive museum exhibitions and experiences. As collaborators we work with you from initial brainstorming and design through fabrication and installation. Quatrefoil helps you realize the potential of your stories, bringing them to life by creating places for visitors to gather, play, and learn.

Our success is built on the convergence of talented individuals whose diverse skills and backgrounds enable us to create elegant and provocative exhibitions. Our full range of in-house capabilities makes your job easier.

Positions Available:

Graphic Designers
Exhibit Designers
UX/UI Designers
Multimedia Designers/Programmers

Paid/ Full Time, Freelance, Part Time