Career Opportunities

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Freelance Photography/Videography for July 3

May 31, 2016

Lily Davidson is seeking a photographer/videographer to document a family reunion in Ann Arbor on July 3rd. The event will be held at the Michigan Union from 6:30 to 9:30 pm.  Thirty and fifty people are expected. Individual to do both or a team of 2 students needed.

Please send resume and portfolio (or link) demonstrating previous experience documenting events to ASAP.  Compensation is negotiable.

Full Time Multimedia Designer with UMHS

May 26, 2016

The UMHS Department of Communication has an open position for a Multimedia Designer. This position will be responsible for creating and managing the strategic design elements that contribute to telling the UMHS story, thereby increasing, enhancing and extending patient and consumer engagement and interaction with the UMHS brand.  The position is primarily responsible for managing the work flow and creation of the visual and graphic elements for our two content platforms, M Health and M Health Lab

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Categories: Full Time

Freelance Art: Pen and Ink

May 26, 2016

Do you enjoy fountain pens and fountain pen ink?  Do you love notebooks and journals?  We are looking for an artist to create a few pen and ink drawings for us per week using our fountain pens and ink, notebooks, pencils, paper and pens to show off our products.  The artwork will be used in social media, our blog, and newsletters.

iPenstore is a family owned business located in the heart of downtown Dexter, Michigan, just 10 minutes from Ann Arbor.  We have been in the business of selling pens, paper, and ink since 1932.  Visit to view our products and links to social media. 

If interested, please contact Keri at by June 10, 2016.  Compensation is $12 an hour.

Categories: Freelance: Art

Call for Art: Third Coast National

May 25, 2016

The Third Coast National, now in its 10th year, is a non-thematic, juried exhibition of new works of art from across the USA.

We are simply looking for innovative, interesting contemporary artwork. 3rd Coast National introduces the Coastal Bend community to innovative artists and artwork being created in other parts of the country, as well as in our own region.

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Categories: Call For Art

Graphic Design Intern with UM Men’s Basketball

May 25, 2016

The Graphic Design intern works alongside the video analyst and student managers to create, develop and execute visuals for recruiting and other operations for the basketball program. This is a part time internship for Summer 2016 and the 2016-17 academic year.

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Please send your resume and link to portfolio to Bryan Smothers (

Categories: Internship

Full Time Graphic Designer

May 24, 2016

Do you have an excellent eye for design and a passion for creativity?  Would you like to be part of an innovative, outside-the-box thinking team?  Does being part of an organization that gives back the community sound exciting to you?  Then consider joining the University of Michigan Credit Union (UMCU) Brand Development Team in the role of Graphic Designer!

Click here for full details and work with another amazing Stamps School Alum!

Categories: Full Time

Fund Raising Campaign Manager

May 24, 2016

The Ann Arbor Art Center is a 108 year-old visual arts organization located in the heart of downtown Ann Arbor.  We are currently expanding our staff to include a Campaign Manager. 

Working with the President/CEO, Board of Directors and Capital Campaign Committee, this position will assume a key leadership role in the management and coordination of The Art Center’s $1.7 million capital campaign. Primary responsibilities include building the current annual giving program into an effective campaign structure and leading the organization’s effort to identify, cultivate and solicit potential donors.

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Categories: Full Time

Multiple Teaching Positions at the Stamps School for Fall 2016

May 23, 2016

There are multiple lecturer opportunities available for fall 2016! For complete course descriptions, please log on to To see all the open positions at once, simply type the word “Stamps” in the keyword field.

In order apply for any of these open positions, you must apply through

ARTDES 239: Creative Programming MW 6:00-9:00p
The course exposes students to the programming, coding and physical computing for creative expression.

ARTDES 243: Sec 2. Intro to Animation MW 1:30-4:30p
Animation as an art form has become increasingly prominent in a wide variety of fields ranging from film and video special effects, games and identity branding to scientific visualization, virtual reality training, and courtroom presentations.

ARTDES 245: Building Web Interfaces MW 8:30-1130am
Building Web Interfaces is media-specific studio course that constitutes an introduction to the development, design and construction of digital interfaces, with an emphasis on creating interfaces for the web

ARTDES 333: Information Design TTh7:00-10:00p
This course focuses on organizing, analyzing, contextualizing, and transforming complex information/data into understandable visuals

ARTDES 115 Sec 10. Studio 2D TTh 7:00-10:00pm
Studio: 2D is a studio course that focuses on developing the basic visual skills used by artists and designers when working creatively in two dimensions.

ARTDES 115 Sec 12. Studio 2D MW 6:00-9:00p
Studio: 2D is a studio course that focuses on developing the basic visual skills used by artists and designers when working creatively in two dimensions.

ARTDES 176 Sec 3. Graphic Design (non-majors) TTh 6:00-9:00pm
Graphic design brings words and images together to communicate ideas, experiences and information.

Categories: Part Time

Michigan Silversmiths Guild’s Call for Entry

May 20, 2016


A competitive metalsmithing and jewelry exhibition sponsored by The Michigan Silversmiths Guild in Collaboration with the Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center

Original artwork executed in precious and non-precious metals alone or in combination with other materials are eligible. All work submitted must be original, completed in the last 3 years and not previously shown in a Jewelry + Objects exhibition. Works produced in a school curriculum are eligible.

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Two Teaching Assistant Opportunities at Adrian College

May 18, 2016

Digital and Photography Area Teaching Assistant

This year long, part ­time position is designed for individuals who seek advanced experience in digital art and/or photography with the intent of strengthening their portfolios for application to graduate school or to refine their skills and qualifications for other professional positions.

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Ceramics Area Teaching Assistant

This year long, part­ time position is designed for individuals who seek advanced experience in ceramic art with the intent of strengthening their portfolios for application to graduate school or to refine their skills and qualifications for other professional positions.

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Categories: Full Time

Multicultural Undergraduate Internships Getty Foundation

April 18, 2016

Please note these opportunities are for LA residents only and the application cycle is yearly (deadline in February).  However, the Getty also funds other creative opportunities which can be found here:

Categories: Internship

Exhibition Opportunities

March 9, 2016

Did you know that the Center for Campus Involvement has exhibition opportunities for students?

Well, they do!  Click here for a list of the exhibition spaces

Want to apply for an exhibition of your very own? Click here!

Who knows?  Your IP show might look good smack in the middle of campus…

Categories: Call For Art

Plumbwork Product Design Scholarship

February 25, 2016

As a design-led consumer business, the board of Plumbworld have recognised the need to cultivate product design talent in the bathroom sector. We are committed to discovering the first Plumbworld Design Scholar in 2017. Do you have what it takes to design a product for the bathroom industry? We are looking for one gifted individual to design a Bathroom Suite and in return, we will sponsor you with £5,000 (US $7,250) to assist you with your year at University.

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Categories: Fellowships

2016-17 Post-Baccalaureate Residency at the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts

February 18, 2016

This nine-month residency is designed for aspiring artists seeking to grow and strengthen their art practice in a supportive community, with access to professional studio facilities and guidance.

Candidates should be college graduates preparing for a career as a professional artist or for entry into a Master’s of Fine Arts degree program. Candidates should have a deep commitment in their chosen medium and have the appropriate discipline to work independently in an open studio environment.

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Categories: Call For Art, Fellowships