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Job Postings for August 2014


KCAI has an opening for Director of Alumni Relations and Development.

Wonderscope Children’s Museum of Kansas City is seeking a part time entry-level Visitor Services Team Member.

The Missouri Arts Council seeks a Community Arts Specialist

Mid-America Arts Alliance (M-AAA) seeks a Marketing and Constituent Services Coordinator

Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas is looking for an adjunct to teach Printmaking 1 and Art Appreciation (a lecture course) for the fall semester of 2014. Both of these classes meet on Tuesday/Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 10:40 a.m. and  10:50 a.m. to 12:05 p.m. back to back. Interested applicants can emaiL Christa Kagin, MAET-ATR ckagin@benedictine.edu their resume and contact information ASAP!!!

Real Estate Developer in Overland Park is need of an artist with 3D imaging expertise or other ability to create color images of Multi-Family Development project for our test website. Send resume and portfolio to teamkazco@yahoo.com

Constructing Media Marketing Group is seeking graphic artist for Kansas City-based marketing group.  Exceptional creativity and great portfolio requested.  WordPress experience and web design experience will win the job.Please send resumes to Kirk at  Kirk@constructingmedia.com

The Kemper Museum has an opening for a part-time Museum Protection Officer, submit resumes to Jean Hanover at  employment@kemperart.org or deliver to their East Office Building.

KidsTLC INC  is looking to hire a new Street Outreach Specialist is responsible for providing community outreach, assessment, support and referral to community resources for homeless youth. The position requires some on-call time.

Printing company located in Merriam is looking to add a pre press operator to their staff.

10 POWER Marketing needs a graphic/wordpress designer.

A vehicle graphics company is looking for a full-time graphic designer.

Graphics and T-shirt artist position.


Art Director for Marlin Network, Inc. in Springfield, MO. Contact Creative Director Dan Stewart at 417-885-4573. For more info, check us out at www.deepgroup.com or www.marlinnetwork.com.

The Daum Museum of Art in Sedalia, MO seeks a part-time/ on call installation staff.  A full background check will be required to work in collections storage areas. Please forward a cover letter and résumé to Matt Clouse, Registrar/Exhibitions Coordinator (mclouse@sfccmo.edu). No phone calls please.

The Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art has several openings including a full-time curator position.

The Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft seeks a Director of Community Outreach and Development.

Galerie Gabrie, a contemporary fine art gallery in Pasadena, CA, is looking for a Gallery Assistant.

Looking to relocate to Miami? Here is a Art jobs board for the city.



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Job Posting for June 2014


Lifeform studios  is looking for two part-time 3D Modelers. Primarily 3D modeling and editing to prepare scanned geometry and textures of people for 3D printing. Also opportunities to operate a high-end 3D printer and post-process 3D prints. Contact Lisa Menninger at 913-387-9451 or lisa@vectorforest.com for more info or to apply.

DeCloud Studios, an Overland Park, KS based School Yearbook & Senior Photography company is currently accepting applications from talented, responsible and highly motivated individuals to join our team as a Seasonal Staff Photographer. Contact Leilah Kouri at lkouri@decloudstudios.com or 913 – 956 – 7312 for more info.

Avila University needs to staff 3 classes in the Art+Design Department  for this fall semester 2014  Master’s Degree preferred but not required.  Stipend commensurate with education and experience.  Please send inquiries and resumes to Janine Urness at janine.urness@avila.edu.
The classes are:

BEGINNING DRAWING      Monday/Wednesday, 9 – 11:40 am
BEGINNING PAINTING   Monday/Wednesday 2 – 4:40 pm
3-DIMENSIONAL DESIGN  Tuesday Thursday  9 – 11:40 am

COS has an opening for the Artmaker’s Studio  Coordinator. See the job description here. Apply by sending a resume to  Jeanne Beeves beeves_j@WMHCI.org

Unbound seeks a graphic designer with a BFA for a Visual Communications Specialist.

Notre Dame de Sion School seeks a K-8 art instructor.

Lexmark is seeking a design-conscious, enthusiastic, detail-oriented and organized illustrator and Multimedia Designer to join the creative wing of its global marketing team.  Applicants should contact: Sherri Lockridge at  sherri.lockridge@perceptivesoftware.com

The  InterUrban ArtHouse has an Administrative Assistant position opening

Studio Dan Meiners seeks a Floral Designer & Team Leader. Please email:
– Resume
– Photos of your floral designs
– Cover letter explaining how you are a good fit for this
to Rory Welsh at rory@danmeiners.com or call  816.843-7244 if you have questions.

UMKC Innovation Center Artist Inc. Programming, is seeking an Associate Director Program/Project Operations. This position is the chief administrator of the suite of Artist INC.programs and is responsible for the program’s consistent achievement of its mission and financial objectives.

LOFT at Oak Park Mall is seeking passionate, highly motivated, fashion forward leaders!

EPIC Clay Studio is a small non-profit ceramics studio in the heart of Strawberry Hill. It is a program of Accessible Arts in collaboration with CHWC. They have a paid residency position open.

Part-time position at a printing co. in production and customer service.

The Museum of Prairie Fire in Overland Park seeks a Volunteer Coordinator. The Volunteer Coordinator will play a central role in recruiting, training and managing volunteers for the Museum.



Chinati in Marfa, TX is seeking part-time (20 hours/week) visitor services associates as well as a full-time development manager. The full job descriptions and application instructions are posted here: https://chinati.org/programs/employment

Program Assistant Position at the Getty Foundation: Works with senior staff in all areas of grant making, including undergraduate and graduate internship programs, art conservation, art museums, and academic art history. Responsibilities may include managing a small internship program at the Getty.

The California Institute of the Arts (CalArts) is currently seeking an Admissions Counselor for the Sharon Disney Lund School of Dance.

Bilingual Spanish Emerson School in Austin, TX seeks an elementary art teacher.
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QUINN FABLE ADVERTISING in NYC has an opening for a Junior Art Director.

VISUAL INGENUITY in St Louis seeks a Graphic Design Associate.

The Art Institute of Austin is currently identifying qualified candidates for the position of Program Coordinator to lead the Fashion program. This position does require a teaching load in addition to overall management of the program.


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Jobs Posting for April 2014


Murray’s Ice Creams & Cookies has an opening for a part-time Murray’s Soda Jerk. Contact Murray at murrayshomemade@gmail.com, call 8169315646 or visit their Westport location and slip a sheet of paper with your contact info and availability through the mail slot.

Artist & Craftsman Supply at 229 Southwest Boulevard is hiring full-time staff. Must have knowledge in a variety of mediums. Contact Nicholas Naughton at   816-221-5454 or kc@artistcraftsman.com to apply.

Dan Needham of Needham Floral seeks a part time floral assistant. Contact INFO@NEEDHAMFLORAL.COM for more info.

Universal Construction Company, Inc. seeks a full-time Marketing / Project Assistant. Contact Patti Sadler or Steve Smith patti@universalconstruction.net for more info.

KCAI is seeking applications for the full-time position of executive administrative assistant to the president.

The City of KCMO has several art related positions open.

Lexmark is seeking a design-conscious, enthusiastic, detail-oriented and organized illustrator with a strong background in conceptual and corporate illustration and graphic design to join the creative wing of its global marketing team.  Applicants should contact: Sherri Lockridge at sherri.lockridge@perceptivesoftware.com

Midtown Self Storage Need a weekend only person to help with UHaul, pulling trucks up, cleaning, returning, running of our storage elevator. This position is part-time and pays an $9 hour. Contact Jolie Vorce at midtowninvt@sbcglobal.net

The Kansas City Apparel Store is looking for a photographer/video engineer (current student) that will work within our urban,religious, and popular segments.  The photographer will be exposed to the business,design,and manufacturing process. Contact Chris Rogers cr@kcapparelstore.com for more info.
Catholic Charities of Kansas City-St. Joseph seeks a Graphic and Web Designer. This is a full-time position with a $34k salary. Contact Tara McGranahan tmcgranaghan@ccharities.com for more info.
Decision Counsel, a SF Bay Area based Agency is expanding its operation to Kansas City and is looking for talented designers. Contact Todd Soligo for more information: tsoligo@decisioncounsel.com
ACE Gallery Beverly Hills, an established and internationally recognized art gallery has several openings. Those postings and others in the LA area can be found here:
David Zwirner LLC seeks a full-time Assistant Registrar for immediate hire for our secondary market gallery, located at 537 West 20th street in NYC. The ideal candidate must have 2-3 years of related experience at a commercial gallery.
THE MISSION | Houston seeks a motivated Gallery Assistant to provide administrative, secretarial and clerical support to the gallery staff including answering incoming phone calls, handling incoming and outgoing mail, providing scheduling support, making travel arrangements, filing, maintaining supplies and data entry.
Robert R. McCormick Museum at Cantigny Park, IL has an opening for a museum educator.
Indianapolis Museum of Art, IN seeks an exhibition and collections coordinator.
Several openings for Summer Camp Jobs at Oregon College of Art and Craft.
The Jordan Schnitzer Family Foundation (in the Portland area)  seeks an assistant collections registrar.

Altered Esthetics in Minneapolis has an opening for Exhibitions & Gallery Manager.


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Job Postings for March 2014


Nelson Aktins Museum of Art has several open positions, including the Durwood Trust paid internships for current KCAI students.  http://www.nelson-atkins.org/welcome/JobIntern.cfm

H&H Color Lab Inc. is a full service photofinishing lab for professional portrait, social, school, sports and event photographers in Raytown, MO. They are looking to hire a KCAI alumni for a full-time customer service rep. Applicants should contact: Chris Shrum (816) 358-6677 Ext 178 or at cshrum@hhcolorlab.com

MarketingXchange, Inc. is a fast-growing digital agency Graphic & Website Designer.

Art Studio is seeking a craftsperson to assist in fabricating architectural panels. Part time to start with potential for full time.

Half Price Banners in Shawnee is seeking a designer.

Mac’s Screenprinting and Sports Apparel has an opening for a t-shirt designer/ artist.

The Mid-Coast Radio Project has a rare opportunity for a Special Events and Volunteer Manager for KKFI 90.1 FM, Kansas City ‘s only Community Radio station.

Mid-America Arts Alliance (M-AAA) seeks an enthusiastic and highly detail-oriented individual to provide administrative and programmatic support to the Development staff.

Arrow Fabricare Services is looking to fill a full-time Spray Booth Tech/Color Matcher. Compensation is $12 an hour. If you have prior experience in visual color matching,air brush or spray gun technique this may be the perfect job. Contact stephanieg@arrowcare.com or 816-931-2452 for more info.\

Grantham University is seeking qualified, adjunct instructors to teach associate and bachelor level courses in Art for the College of Arts & Sciences. Adjuncts teach undergraduate and graduate-level classes in a virtual setting.

Urban Ranger Corps is looking for a Student Success Coach (SSC) who is a caring, responsible, adult male who serves as a trusted mentor and guide to boys and young men ages 12 to 21. The SSC helps to ensure that each student develops important academic and life skills.

American Association of School Personnel Administrators is seeking a publication specialist to develop, manage, and implement AASPA’s marketing plan; coordinate, design, and produce AASPA publications; and assist in general office support functions.

LogoKC, a screen print, embroidery, uniform and promotional products company is looking to add to our graphics department. We not only design t-shirts, but work on a variety of apparel lines with a strong emphasis with women’s design

The Kemper Museum of Contemporary Arts seeks a Director of Marketing and Communications.


Idyllic Enterprises, in Girardeau, MO,  is looking for a full-time Web Designer / Graphic Artist. This opportunity includes a benefits package and was directly shared with KCAI. Contact Luma Shaer at 573-388-2262 ext 720 or  hr@idyllicenterprises.com for more information.

Crystal Bridges in Bentonville, AR has several positions open including two curator positions, retail assistant manager, Dir. of communications, and art educators and instructors

West Omaha T-Shirt Store looking for Sharp Salesperson/Graphic Designer who’s looking for a future!

The Walker in Minneapolis seeks a part-time, hourly Visitor Services Associate to greet museum visitors with a strong emphasis on quality customer service – welcoming guests and directing them to their destination.

ABDO Publishing Company in Edina, MN seeks a Full Time Junior Graphic Designer.

A well established watch company in the Miami area is seeking for a graphic designer/ photographer to grow with the company.

Cavan Images is a high-end image library producing 1000s of images and videos a year. We’re looking for well rounded studio manager able to handle the operations of a busy and exciting photo production company.

Experienced full-time art handler needed for a 20th and 21st century furniture and design gallery located in Tribeca with a warehouse in the Williamsburg section in Brooklyn.

Inner-City Arts is a multi-disciplinary arts campus located in the heart of downtown Los Angeles, serving over 10,000 children, youth, teachers and families during the school day, after school and on weekends is looking for Camp Counselors.


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Job Postings for December 2013


KCAI has an opening for an admissions counselor.

Anthropologie in Leawood, KS has an opening for an entry level Store Manager. They would like to hire ASAP. Contact Becky Holmes SM556@anthropologie.com with your resume

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City is seeking a talented and creative Graphics and Communications Assistant. To apply for this position, send a copy of your resume, references and 2 work samples to Kristi@bbbskc.org.

KCPT seeks a website designer.

The Kansas City Repertory Theatre seeks a creative Manager of Ticketing Services.

WORLD’S WINDOW is currently looking for an energetic, creative, experienced sales associate to join their staff.

KidsPark is looking for high-energy, fun-loving and creative teachers to join our team.

There are 2 K-12 art teacher positions open in the Kansas City School District.

Missouri Solar Energy Industries Association seeks a freelance photographer for an event on Jan 31 and Feb. 1 contact Heidi for more info: HeidiSchoen@moseia.com.

PHENIX labels has an opening for a Production Artist responsible for converting and translating customer submitted artwork into a press compatible format.

Olathe, KS Chamber of Commerce has an opening for a Webmaster/Graphic Design Manager.

The Charlotte Street Foundation is looking for a part-time bookkeeper.

Queen’s Price Chopper is searching for a talented cake decorator.

Global Montessori Academy in Kansas City, Missouri is accepting applications for a classroom assistant in its Lower Elementary program. No teaching certification required. Sewing skills are a plus!


The Laumeier  Sculpture Park in St. Louis, MO is interested in hiring a KCAI student or alumni for an Art Camp Director, Art Camp Counselor, and Art Camp Assistant Counselor. Applications will be accepted through January 21, 2014 or until positions are filled. Complete position listing at www.laumeier.org – Interested individuals should send a cover letter indicating position(s) of interest, a resume including three references and a letter of recommendation to: kmullen@laumeier.org

The St. Louis Museum of Art has several open positions.

Los Angeles County Arts Commission seeks a full-time communications assistant.

LA MOCA  has an opening for an Administrative Assistant—Exhibition Management.

The Steppenwolf Theatre Company is a not for profit, ensemble based theatre company operating in the city of Chicago, Illinois has an opening for a Graphic Designer.

The Taft Museum of Art, in Cincinnati, OH, is accepting resumes for a Visitor Services/Museum Shop Associate.

Reed College in Portland has an opening for a visiting Assistant Professor of Art.

The Department of Photography in the Division of Fine Arts, Rhode Island School of Design invites applications for a full-time faculty appointment at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor to commence fall 2014.


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Job Postings for February 2013


Mpress is looking to hire students, especially seniors seeking full time employment after graduation.

Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art seeks an exhibition designer with BFA or exhibition design experience.

Photography and Graphic Design Coordinator for Meierotto Jewelers. Apply online or in person at Meierotto Midwest Jewelers, 4311 NE Vivion Rd, Kansas City, MO 64119

Museum Store Clerk at the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, part-time

Museum Guard at the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, part-time

Video Producer – Assistant Editor for KU Endowment’s Communications and Marketing Department

Dazium Design Solutions has an entry level Graphic Design position. Full time. Proficiency in Adobe Suite.

Union Station seeks a full time Graphic Designer

KCAI continuing and professional studies is always seeking visual arts instructors

Mid-America Arts Alliance has an opening for a Grants Manager

Immediate opening at a locally owned fabric store on the Country Club Plaza, Kansas City, MO.
Seeking sales associate who is knowledgable about sewing & fabrics.


Opening for an Assistant Professor of Transmedia at the University of Texas, Austin. Tenure track.
Deadline: February 11, 2013

Many art jobs in the Cincinnati area can be found here:

The Museum of Modern Art – Research Assistant, Photography. New York.
Deadline: asap.

Fractured Atlas is seeking a full-time Program Associate.  This is an entry level position that will provide administrative support for all of our core programs and services and for the organization overall.
Deadline: February 15, 2013

Pretzl Gallery in NYC seeks a full time Preperator

Full-time tenure track position for Jewelry/Metalsmithing Instructor in Kalispell Montana
You must apply online at www.fvcc.edu. If this is the first time you are using our online job application, you need to create an account with a Username and Password. After creating an account, click on the “Build Job Application” link. This application can be saved and used to apply for more than on job opening. Paper applications are not accepted.


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Job Postings for October 2012

Local Calls


The Nelson Atkins Museum of Art has an opening for a Senior Curator of American Art
Deadline: ASAP

The Nelson Atkins Museum of Arts seeks an evaluator for their education department
Deadline: ASAP

Arabia Steamboat Museum seeks a tour guide to work 4 to 5 days per week
Weekend availability is required. This position involves conducting guided tours of the exhibit to the general public, as well as leading school field trips and tour bus groups. Apply in person at 400 Grand Blvd. Kansas City, MO between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. $ 8 per hour.

Education and programming

Assistant Professor of Studio Art- Print Media Full-time Tenure Track at UMKC
Deadline: December 1

Girl Scouts of NE Kansas and NW Missouri need a Part-time Program Leader
Deadline: ASAP

National Calls for applicants

The Bemis Center for Contemporary Art seeks a new Executive Director
Deadline: ASAP
Send resumes and inquires to jobs@bemiscenter.org

Special Assistant to the Director at Philadelphia Museum of Art. USA, PA, Philadelphia.
Deadline: ASAP

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC): Full-time Faculty in Fiber and Material Studies. USA.
Deadline: January 7, 2013

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC): Full-time Faculty in Painting and Drawing. USA.
Deadline: January 7, 2013

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC): Full-time Faculty in Sculpture. USA.
Deadline: December 14, 2012

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