We are looking for a digital artist / illustrator to join our team. Take our ideas and client inspiration from ideas into digital works of art, illustrations, or gorgeous renderings. We are an art, design, and fabrication studio located in Uptown Oakland that curates and creates art collections for commercial spaces. Our art team creates digital paintings, drawings, graphic designs, photo collage work, murals, and everything in between. We are looking for creative, driven individuals that work magic with photoshop and take direction to create original works of art in numerous styles.
We are a very fast paced studio environment, this position must move quickly from one artwork proposal / design experience to the next - creating digital drawings and artwork, working with input from the creative team. Experience with architecture, interior design, graphic design, or fine art is a huge plus.
-Mastery of Photoshop - 5+ yrs experience creating original artwork in Photoshop
-Working Knowledge of Illustrator, InDesign, Microsoft Office
-3D Design is a plus, Sketch Up, Autodesk Fusion 360
-Graphic design including a great compositional and color sense
-Aesthetic Versatility; the ability to recognize and create artwork in numerous styles
-Art historical knowledge along with current design trends
-Fast paced work ethic that is deadline driven
-Extreme multitasking abilities
Some of your Main Responsibilities:
-Create original digital artwork from inspiration materials
-Create original digital artwork from stock imagery, artist partners, and numerous sources
-Take direction from the creative team and adjust / edit your artwork
-Create digital renderings from 2D and 3D concepts, render these in space
-Design marketing materials, online, and print
-Create renderings of 3D sculptural works and art installation concepts
-Brainstorm art installation concepts with the team, then create digital drawings and designs that show our clients what we can do!
Some of your Secondary Responsibilities:
-Source artists, artwork, images, and sculpture for commercial projects
-Artist relations including initiating and maintaining communication with artists
-Managing and securing artist contracts for commercial projects, retail products, and art gallery
We all work overtime when necessary to complete work for deadlines. We move fast, we are prolific, we are detail driven, and we are looking for ambitious team members that can make us look slow.
This is not a remote position, all applicants must live in the Bay Area and work from our studio, as well as an adjusted work day every other First Friday (2 - 10:30pm), as we host an open gallery event. We host an artist residency and work with artists all over the world, in addition to our uber creative staff. We are an art studio and maker space, complete with digital machines and high tech tools - you will see your ideas come to life!
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $50,000.00 to $65,000.00 /year