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Arica Hilton

Gallery Graphic Designer

Hilton | Asmus Contemporary is seeking a Graphic Designer who will play an important role in representing our gallery and our growing business. As the Graphic Designer you will assist with the production and design of promotional materials (digital and print) while also creating design layouts for prospective clients.

In addition to assigned design projects, the ideal candidate must also be willing and eager to partake in daily operations of the gallery and will be expected to actively participate in shared gallery responsibilities. You will work closely with Gallery Manager and entire staff in assisting and learning all administrative tasks.

Qualifications:

-Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign and Photoshop)

-Exceptional communication skills

-Extremely flexible and willing to work late nights and weekend events

-Highly organized with great attention to detail

-Manage time and prioritize projects efficiently to meet deadlines

-Able to work independently as well as in team setting

-Computer efficiency a must (familiarity with MAC software)

-Knowledge of social media platforms

-Video editing a plus but not required

Responsibilities may include:

-Assist in various design projects and assignments under the direction of Gallery owner

-Attend all gallery openings/events. You will be expected to stay and clean after event ends.

-Prepare food and make sure gallery looks presentable before all events and exhibitions

-Engage with visitors on a daily basis

-Maintain and clean gallery space on a daily basis

-Show willingness to learn about the art we carry and familiarize with background of artwork and artists

-Update listings and reply to inquiries on all online platforms (1stdibs, Artsy, Artnet)

-Update gallery website

-Prepare email campaigns to send to gallery client base

-Handle and care for artwork

-Able to assist in lifting heavy pieces of art and crates (crates up to 100+ lbs)

Contact Info:
Arica Hilton
3124751788
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Chicago / River North District