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Grants


Travel Grant to Israel
Deadline: May 9, 2014
The Hillel of Greater Philadelphia is awarding any Jewish student or graduate the 2014 Bertha Anolic Memorial $1500 Visual Arts Travel Award to Israel. Applicants must demonstrate a sincere interest in visual arts, and a Jewish perspective towards the creative process. For more information and application information, contact Rita Rosen Poley, Anolic Award Coordinator
anolicaward@comcast.net


 

Employment



Product Designer
Deadline: Until Filled
New York based designer, David Weeks is currently looking for a full time Product Designer to join the Studio this spring. With a focus on high end lighting and furniture design, they are seeking a passionate designer with a strong aesthetic sensibility and availability to effectively manage projects from ideation to final creation. 3-5 years of industrial design management experience is desired. Send resume, cover letter, and design portfolio to jobs@davidweeksstudio.com. For more info on David Weeks Studio visit www.davidweeksstudio.com. For full job posting visit: http://www.coroflot.com/company/job?job_id=53534


Tenure Track Teaching Positions in Advertising Design & Graphic Arts

Deadline: Until Filled
The New York City College of Technology's Department of Advertising Design & Graphic Arts invites applications for 5 full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor positions. A Master of Fine Arts/M.S. is required plus a sustained record of relevant professional experience for tenure. Successful candidates will have a professional advertising art direction and graphic design portfolio demonstrating concept development expressed in multiple media channels including web, mobile, direct marketing, email, outdoor, app design, interactive interface design and social media. For more info: http://www.citytech.cuny.edu/aboutus/emp_opp.shtml


Maker Fellow

Deadline: Ongoing
MakerState is accepting applications for their 2014 Spring and Summer Maker Teaching Fellowships in multiple locations across the US. Maker Fellows are part-time instructors in our school-based makerspaces for kids. Fellows work one or more days per week (5-20 hours). The Maker Fellow is the primary instructor for young makers ages 6-18 in our after-school programs. For more info:
http://www.maker-state.com/#!maker-fellows/cl15


Executive Director
Deadline: Until filled

The Kalamazoo Institute of Arts is seeking an Executive Director to oversee curatorial, educational, operational, financial, and development functions. The Executive Director will play a critical role in every aspect of the Institute's future direction and success, including shaping its programs and long-term financial stability. Must have a Master's Degree and minimum of 10 years senior staff experience gained in an art museum or comparable arts institution. For more details, click here: http://artjobs.artsearch.us/job/kalamazoo-institute-of-arts-executive-director/


Assistant Professor of Photography
Deadline: January 20, 2014 or until filled

The School of Art and Visual Studies at the University of Kentucky invites application for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position in photography at the Assistant Professor level to begin August 2014. Proficiency in both digital and film-based photographic technology, commitment to artistic practice, and strong exhibition history are required. Course load will include two courses per semester, in a combination of undergraduate and graduate levels. Applicants must submit a cover letter, CV, statement of creative research, teaching philosophy, artist portfolio, student portfolio, and three references. For more details, click here.


Development and Director Assistant
Deadline: Until filled

The Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit (MOCAD) seeks a Development and Director Assistant. The Assistant will serve as first point of contact for the Museum Director’s office. This person will assist with Board and Development Administration by acting as the Board liaison managing logistics in arranging Board meetings and special Board events, such as trips, dinners, etc. S/he will also maintain foundation, corporation and individual donor files. The Assistant also tracks and maintains MOCAD annual Board dues, preparing packages containing invoices and also sending thank-you letters. The ideal candidate will be experienced in handling a wide range of administrative and executive support related tasks and will be able to work independently with little or no supervision. This person must be exceedingly well organized, flexible and enjoy the administrative challenges of supporting a growing non-profit organization.
For more details, click here.


Assistant/Associate Professor (Graphic Design)
Deadline: Until filled

The Department of Visual Arts at California State University, Fullerton (CSUF) is seeking a full-time, tenure track Assistant or Associate Professor of Graphic Design beginning in the fall of 2014. The Department is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design to offer the BA, BFA, MA and MFA in Art. CSUF is located about 30 miles from downtown Los Angeles in metropolitan Orange County. The department has approximately 1,500 undergraduate art majors including 100 graduate students, 32 full-time faculty and 70 part-time faculty. A full range of fine arts and professional programs is offered, a 45,000 sq. ft. graduate studio/residence/exhibition facility (Grand Central Art Center) is located 15 minutes from campus and a nationally recognized art gallery is located in the visual arts complex. The Graphic Design Area has approximately 650 students, and is one of the largest graphic design programs in Southern California.
For more details, click here.



Residencies


Studio Shop Sessions
Deadline: First Come
Designer and alumnus, Brian DuBois of 2:37am Studios and the DuBois Collection has studio and shop space available for CAA students and alumni in Hazel Park, MI. For more information: http://www.237am.com/237am-SSS-2014.pdf

 


Info Sessions


Detroit Design Festival
Dates: April 16, 2014 / May 1, 2014
Detroit Design Festival (9/23-9/28) is holding four public info sessions. Each session will provide a brief overview of what is new for #DDF2014, best practices on participation and will focus on specific ways to engage with the festival. We have also invited past participants to give an overview of their experience and helpful tips!
4/16: Youth Innovation Center & Independently Organized Design Happenings
5/1: Professional Opportunities- Kick Off Party Design Expo & The Design Pavilion
6/TBA: General Volunteer Meeting for those who want to get involved!
For more info: http://www.detroitcreativecorridorcenter.com/2014/03/04/detroit-design-festival-2014-info-sessions/

 


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