STATUS:

Part-time, Paid Internship

OVERVIEW:

The focus of this position is to provide a graphic design student or recent graduate the opportunity to participate in a 3-4 month immersive and hands-on environment in the Design Services Department at Mingei International Museum. Students will be able to choose one focus of the following: branding, illustration, digital or environmental design.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Participate in the day-to-day design projects in Design Services
  • Own, design and produce at least two projects
  • Editing and post-production of photographs
  • Other design production duties as assigned
  • At least two, completed, published and/or installed projects for your portfolio
  • Experience working with production vendors (print/environmental)
  • Experience working within brand guidelines

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Applicants must be either a recent graduate or current student studying graphic design or related field
  • Working knowledge of Adobe InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, WordPress, HTML and CSS (for digital)
  • Strong typographic and layout skills
  • Solid time management and multi-tasking skills
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work under pressure in a time sensitive environment
  • Innovative, creative problem-solver