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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.

Click here for full details and to apply

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 umjobs.org. 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 umjobs.org.

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

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JUNE 3, 2016

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

Eligibility
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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2 Full Time Opportunities, 1 Internship with Reverie

May 19, 2016

Full Time Product Designer

A Reverie Product Designer will create new designs around the aesthetics, ergonomics and usability of lifestyle based sleeping products with Engineering, Marketing and Management teams to ground breaking new ideas. We will be going from idea to product launch quickly and with multiple products a year. Applicant must be ready to work in a fast paced, hands-on environment with lots of responsibility. Most importantly, the applicant must be very creative and able to think up innovative new ideas in a competitive industry and see them through to prototyping and manufacturing.

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Web Designer

The web designer will be responsible for bringing their own creativity and innovation to design awesome new web pages for our companies’ websites. You will be collaborating with the design and development teams to create engaging web experiences for our users. You must have a strong attention to detail and desire for quality.

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Product Design Internship

Interested in interning with Reverie’s Product Design Team?

Please send your resume to Joy Adams, JoyAdams@umich.edu

Founded in 2003, Reverie operates its main facilities in Michigan and New York.  At Reverie, we’re passionate about good sleep!  We believe that sleep is an essential investment people make to feel and function their best.  A good night’s sleep is more than just waking up pain-free or merely rested.  Quality sleep helps us wake up feeling rejuvenated, refreshed and ready for our day that lies ahead.  Reverie’s sleep systems provide customized support and comfort to its customers by offering them the benefit(s) of Reverie’s propriety technology.

 

Categories: Full Time, Internship

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

Part Time with Michigan Telefund

May 13, 2016

Staying in Ann Arbor this summer? Looking for a job with flexible, evening hours and great pay? Consider joining our team of student callers at Michigan Telefund!

By joining Michigan Telefund, you will build upon your professional communication and negotiation skills, as well as discover opportunities for internships and post-grad employment by networking with alumni. In addition, Telefund is a student-centered organization with a competitive salary starting at $9.50/hr and opportunities for advancement into leadership and managerial positions. 

If you are interested in pursuing this opportunity, we encourage you to apply online at www.telefund.umich.edu

If you have any questions, please contact us at recruitmtelefund@umich.edu.

Categories: Part Time

Drawing Mentor Wanted for Skyline HS student

May 11, 2016

The Michigan Mentorships matches gifted H.S. students with UM Juniors or Seniors.  The Mentor and Mentee meet for 8 hours (Four 2 Hour sessions). 

We are currently seeking a Stamps student to be matched with Camden, who wants to start her Drawing Mentorship after June 28. 

The 8 hours are completed by August 18th, 

The experience of mentoring a H.S. student is often very rewarding.  Participating UM students will receive monetary compensation of $150.00.

Please contact Elaine Fisher, MI Mentorships Director fisherelaine@earthlink.net or 734.663.1706 & include some of your art work.

Categories: Freelance: Art

Wedding Photographer Needed

May 9, 2016

Kirsten Dickinson is seeking a photographer for her wedding on August 6, 2016.  Estimated time commitment is 2pm to 8pm (this may vary).

Please send a resume and link to portfolio to kirstenlynnedickinson@gmail.com by May 27, 2016.

Compensation is $50 per hour with half being paid on the day of the ceremony and half paid upon delivery of edited images.

Photography Internship

April 28, 2016

True to the Center for Entrepreneurship’s belief in learning-by-doing, the Photography Internship is an opportunity for students to get practical, professional experience in photography.

We are looking for a student with a passion for photo storytelling that has advanced photo-editing skills and a knack for capturing unique moments. The photography intern will be responsible for documenting CFE’s events, programs, classes and other activities to support and grow our marketing content, including providing photography to enhance our new website.

This intern will work directly as a member of the CFE’s Communication and Marketing team to ensure that its photography needs are met. This position requires attendance at CFE events, but editing can take place on the student’s own time.

Click here for full details and to apply

Categories: Internship

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:
http://www.getty.edu/foundation/initiatives/current/mui/internship_positions.html

Categories: Internship

Printmaking Call for Work

March 17, 2016

Highpoint is pleased to announce Stand Out Prints, our third juried print exhibition. The exhibition will fill Highpoint’s 1,000+ square feet of gallery space with select impressions of contemporary printmaking. The exhibition will run from September 16th through October 15th, 2016 with an opening reception taking place Friday, September 16th from 6:30-9pm.

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Categories: Call For Art

Lumen Prize for Digital Art

March 17, 2016

The Lumen Prize for Digital Art has opened its fifth annual Call for Entries, seeking outstanding art created digitally in categories ranging from moving image to games and mixed reality.

Entrants will be competing for a prize fund of $11,000 and a place on Lumen’s fifth global tour which will travel to the US, Europe, and Asia.

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Categories: Fellowships

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