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Positions on Film Crew

August 3, 2017 • Freelance: Art and Design, Freelance: Design, Part Time

J B Armstrong, SAC/Stamps alum, is looking for crew members for a film he is shooting in Detroit this fall.

“Solomon” tells the story of Dominic — a young, white writer struggling after the death of his child and subsequent failed marriage, who stumbles across Solomon, a retired, black psychiatrist who sees his potential, but must uncover the darkness that lies buried inside of Dominic’s past and crumbling present.

Info about the film can be found at:
http://www.solomonfilmdetroit.com/

https://www.seedandspark.com/fund/solomon#story

and, http://www.ecurrent.com/film/movie-making-via-marching-band/

Principal shooting will start the 18th of September, and run until the end of the month. We are looking for the following positions:

Production Designer
Production Accountant
Sound (Sound Mixer, Boom, and (possibly) 2nd AS)
PA’s

Please contact J.B. Armstrong (writer/director) directly at jbarmstrong21@gmail.com with any resumes, reels, and websites.

Three Freelance Opportunities with University Development and Events

July 27, 2017 • Freelance: Art, Freelance: Art and Design

University Development and Events is looking for 2-3 students to draw/sketch (pencil, sharpie, markers, etc.) quick “caricature” style drawings of guests at an upcoming event.  The event is the Cincinnati Regents’ and President’s Tailgate at the Crisler Center on Saturday, September 9, 2017.  There will be 300-400 guests in attendance.  The student’s live artwork may be video recorded and displayed on the big screen on the arena floor of Crisler for all guests to see.  The time commitment will be from 9:00 - 11:30 a.m. on September 9.  The theme is “Arts at Michigan” - so unique interpretations are great!

Please submit a resume and link to portfolio or drawings that are similar to what we are looking for to Amy McDonald amajka@umich.edu by August 18, 2017

Compensation:  $150 (no parking around the Stadium can be provided)
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We are also looking for 2-3 students to do face paintings of various football/UM/artsy images for guests at the same event.

Please submit a resume and link to portfolio to Amy McDonald amajka@umich.edu by August 18, 2017

Compensation:  $150 (no parking around the Stadium can be provided)
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We are also looking for 2-3 students to work together to paint/draw a football related piece of art on an oversized canvas/paper roll (6-7’H x 12-20’ L) at the same event.  The student’s live artwork may be video recorded and displayed on the big screen on the arena floor of Crisler for all guests to see.  The time commitment will be from 9:00 - 11:30 a.m. on September 9.  The theme is “Arts at Michigan” - so unique interpretations are great!

Please submit resume and link to portfolio with examples of work by August 18 to Amy McDonald amajka@umich.edu

Compensation:  $150 (no parking around the Stadium can be provided)

Freelance Animation Opportunity

July 25, 2017 • Freelance: Art and Design

Roen Montalva, Psychotherapy Competencies Committee Coordinator, is seeking a freelance animator.
The project involves the creation of a brief animation for educational video for child/adolescent mental health patients.

Please submit examples of animations you have created and a resume to rmontalv@med.umich.edu by August 30, 2017

Although uncompensated, the work is for an extremely good cause.

Graphic Design Work-Study/Intern (Fall 2017)

July 20, 2017 • Internship, Part Time, Work Study

The University Musical Society (UMS) has been bringing the world’s leading music, theater, and dance companies to Ann Arbor for the last 138 years. We’re looking for a Graphic Design Work-Study/Intern Student to join the UMS Marketing Team for our 139th season, September 2017 - April 2018.

This internship will provide one lucky student with a personal introduction to Phire Group http://thephiregroup.com/ (one of Ann Arbor’s largest design firms), high-level responsibility, and portfolio-worthy design pieces. Both unpaid interns and work-study students are welcome to apply.

In addition to gaining valuable “real-world” experience working as an integral member of the UMS Marketing Team, the Graphic Design Work-Study/Intern will also get complimentary tickets to most UMS performances.

Click here for full details

Call for Art

July 19, 2017 • Call For Art

The 56th Annual Greater Michigan Art Exhibition is one of the few remaining statewide visual arts competitions in Michigan. Organized by Alden B. Dow Museum of Science & Art (ABDM) at Midland Center for the Arts, this exhibition provides a forum for the most recent developments by Michigan artists.

Click here for full details and entry

Digital Fabrication Studio Monitors (Stamps School)

July 17, 2017 • Part Time, Work Study

Assist the Studio Coordinator with the use and maintenance of the Digital Fabrication Studio, assist students with the use of the studio, perform machine orientations, in some cases, run machines for students/faculty.

The Digital Fabrication Studio Monitors have responsibilities divided between different machines listed below:

● 3 Form2 SLA 3D printers
● 1 Form1+ SLA 3D printer
● 2 Fusion3 FDM Printers
● 1 Roland GX-400 Vinyl Cutter
● 1 Roland MDX-540A 4-axis CNC Milling Machine
● 1 PLS 6.75 Universal Laser Cutter (with rotary attachment)
● 1 ILS 12.75 Universal Laser Cutter
● 1 Shop Bot PRS Alpha 4-axis CNC Router

Click here for full details

Work Study preferred.

Ann Arbor Health Hacks June 23-25

June 14, 2017 • Events

Ann Arbor Health Hacks is being held on UM campus this June 23-25. The topic for this year is “Removing Barriers to Healthcare”. The hackathon reception and networking social will be the evening of Friday, June 23, and then Saturday, June 24-Sunday, June 25 will involve panel speakers, idea pitching, and hacking/making/designing. We strongly believe that building the community and bringing together people from diverse backgrounds is key to develop new ideas in healthcare innovation. Anyone interested in participating can register here.

Interested in mentoring teams? Contact beatrixb@umich.edu.

Ann Arbor Health Hacks June 23-25
Social Media Internship at Rock Paper Scissors

June 14, 2017 • Internship

The Rock Paper Scissors retail store and brand is looking for a social media intern to join their growing team.  The ideal applicant will posses a strong knowledge of the digital media landscape, including various social media sites.  The candidate will be responsible for contributing to website design projects, monitoring and posting on blogs and social networks, engaging in online forums, participating in online outreach and promotion, and optimizing our social media presence. Those looking to gain valuable online media experience with a small business are encouraged to apply.

Social Media Internship
10-20 hours/week
Payment to be negotiated

For more information or to apply, contact Lisa Mattison Roberts at lisa@rockpaperscissorsshop.com.

Rock Paper Scissors
216 S. Main Street
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104

Graphic Design Internship at Rock Paper Scissors

June 14, 2017 • Internship

Rock Paper Scissors is looking for a graphic designer with some photography & basic web design experience to join their fun design team. Rock Paper Scissors is a custom stationery & wedding invitation studio and gift store on Ann Arbor’s busy Main Street.

From photographing new products and uploading them to the website, to assisting in designing new products and helping proof wedding invitations this individual will get hands on experience in many facets of running a small design focused business.

Graphic Design Internship
10-15 hours/week
Payment to be negotiated

For more information or to apply, contact Lisa Mattison Roberts at lisa@rockpaperscissorsshop.com.

Rock Paper Scissors
216 S. Main Street
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104

Internships with Detroit Public TV

June 7, 2017 • Internship

As a Production Intern at Detroit Public Television, you can get practical and realistic experience as a production assistant.  Interns assist the producers & studio directors in all phases of a project: pre-production,production, and post-production.

Click here for full details and for info on other internship opportunities at Detroit Public Television

Stamps Students Wanted!  Michigan Telefund

February 20, 2017 • Part Time

At Telefund, Michigan students call on our university alumni, parents, and friends to financially support one of the great universities in the world. We succeed because of our positive team environment, the strong professional development of our full time and student staff, and the continual pursuit of excellence that characterizes the University of Michigan.

We have provided students with part-time fundraising jobs and an introduction to philanthropy since 1992!

Click here to apply!

Exhibition Opportunities

July 25, 2016 • Call For Art, Call for Design, Freelance: Art and Design

Are you looking for a venue on campus to show your work?  The Center for Campus Involvement (CCI) wants to help!

You can apply for an exhibition in the Michigan Union by going to the website and filling out the application at least one month prior to the opening.

In addition to the Michigan Union, the CCI also provides an opportunity to exhibit your work at Pierpont Commons and the Michigan League.

Don’t wait!  Apply to get your work up now!

Multicultural Undergraduate Internships Getty Foundation

April 18, 2016 • Internship

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