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Unbeige 2014-04-15 16:30:38
This week, Fab is hiring a buyer for its art business, as well as a retoucher/content manager. Child Mind Institute is seeking a creative services manager, and Smarty Had a Party is on the hunt for a creative director. Get the scoop on these openings and more below, and find additional just-posted gigs on Mediabistro. Buyer – Art Fab (New York, NY) Retoucher/Content …


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Unbeige 2014-04-15 10:49:25
Amsterdam’s Stedelijk Museum, currently home to exhibitions of the work of Marcel Wanders and Jeff Wall (and book your flights now for September when the Marlene Dumas retrospective will occupy a circuit of 15 rooms), has found a new director in Beatrix Ruf (pictured), the current director of the Kunsthalle Zürich. She succeeds Ann Goldstein, who was artistic director at the …


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Unbeige 2014-04-11 09:48:38
Young(ish) people of the world: only one week remains to enter Young Guns 12, the Art Directors Club‘s international, cross-disciplinary, portfolio-based competition to identify the young creative vanguard. By “young,” they mean 30 or under, and by “creatives,” they mean those doing great things in graphic design, photography, illustration, advertising and art direction, environmental design, film, animation, video, interactive design, object …


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Unbeige 2014-04-10 10:48:20
It’s a daunting project to design a new website for a design-driven, project-based New York City nonprofit: The Design Trust for Public Space (motto: “We love public space.”). Kiss Me I’m Polish and Type/Code were up for the design and development challenges, respectively, and behold the freshly launched Designtrust.org. The new site is intended to be “an effective tool for cities, …


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Unbeige 2014-04-08 18:35:38
We’re excited to announce Mediabistro is launching a new Google+ Hangout series tomorrow called Career Lunch to help our ever-growing community stay ahead of the job curve. We’ll be talking to a wide variety of media pros, all of whom are from our talented pool of MediabistroEDU instructors. Our first Career Lunch will begin tomorrow at 1 p.m. ET. Join our MediaJobsDaily editor Vicki Salemi and …


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Unbeige 2014-04-08 16:30:51
This week, Wells Fargo is hiring a senior art director, while Daily Mail Online needs a deputy photo editor. Grandparents.com is seeking a digital designer, and Midan Marketing is on the hunt for a senior art director. Get the scoop on these openings and more below, and find additional just-posted gigs on Mediabistro. Senior Art Director Wells Fargo (Oakland, CA) Deputy Photo Editor …


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Unbeige 2014-04-07 11:55:58
“We don?t have pressure to publish anything, or to satisfy a million subscribers. We have the luxury of being able to follow our own sensibility, wherever it takes us, at whatever length, with whatever kind of content. We can publish things that are risqué, or would put some people off. Until recently a clothing chain was carrying the Review. They complained …


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Unbeige 2014-04-04 10:23:39
• A new book by illustrator Dominique Bertail and writer Jean-David Morvan reimagines Robert Capa‘s iconic 1944 photo of Omaha Beach: as a (French) comic strip—with a hint of Doonesbury. Watch Bertail illustrate the cover in the video above, which is backed by a recently unearthed recording of Capa’s appearance on a 1947 radio program. • Pentagram’s Abbott Miller and team are …


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Unbeige 2014-04-03 10:48:01
Daniel Arsham has a knack for transforming familiar objects into fossils of the future: petrified payphones, eroded basketballs, a calcified McDonalds sign. His latest solo exhibition, “Kick the Tires and Light the Fires,” opens Saturday at OHWOW in Los Angeles–and then it’s onto Paris for a summertime show at Perrotin–but in the meantime, his Steel Eroded Hasselblad Camera (2014, pictured above) …


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Unbeige 2014-04-02 10:39:59
Spring has—finally, allegedly—sprung in the land of polar vortices and cultural institutions are in the mood for hiring. The Addison Gallery of American Art, located on the Andover, Massachusetts campus of Phillips Academy, has found its new director in Judith Dolkart (pictured), who currently serves as deputy director of art and archival collections and chief curator at the Barnes Foundation in …


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Unbeige 2014-04-02 09:06:24
Rushing water, DNA helices, stop-motion footage of a city at night. Put ‘em together and what have you got? A generic brand video. Royalty-free stock footage purveyor Dissolve.com seized upon the formula outlined by Kendra Eash in a recent piece for McSweeney’s Internet Tendency and brought it to life in this amusing short, made entirely with stock footage and narrated with …


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Unbeige 2014-04-01 19:22:39
Cover yourself in Jackson Pollock‘s inky drips, schlep your stuff under the cover of Warholian camouflage, and wear the creative feats of Keith Haring on your feet—all for less than the price of admission to New York’s Museum of Modern Art. The institution has teamed up with Japanese fast-fashion chain Uniqlo on a line of wearables printed with images from works …


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Unbeige 2014-04-01 16:30:19
This week, AAA is hiring a graphic designer, while Business Insider needs an interactive designer. Laspata DeCaro is seeking a graphic designer, and NBC Universal is on the hunt for a senior designer of print and digital. Get the scoop on these openings and more below, and find additional just-posted gigs on Mediabistro. Graphic Designer AAA (Garden City, NY) Interactive Designer Business Insider …


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Unbeige 2014-04-01 09:27:35
“From the very beginning we decided—my co-founders and I—that we would never sell, never go public. We viewed Kickstarter as a public trust. This is a place of opportunity for anyone to make their thing happen, and it?s our job to be the stewards of it and to honor it. We were looking at growing this into a living, breathing cultural …


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Unbeige 2014-03-31 10:12:48
Hoefler & Frere-Jones (H&FJ) is no more, the namesake duo having been torn asunder by disagreements over ownership stakes in the type foundry that in January escalated to a lawsuit that had the design world combing through court filings. What remains is one last glimpse into their 15-year partnership: Font Men (below). The short film was made by New York-based Dress …


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Unbeige 2014-03-27 10:34:52
“As architects, we often talk about the concept for something, and that’s interesting because I’ve never heard anyone walk into a building, drop to their knees, and say, ‘Whoa, what a fucking great concept.’ It just doesn’t happen. For us, the concept takes the form of a question. The question can be kind of mysterious or funny. The question can be …


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Unbeige 2014-03-27 10:13:52
Smile and say “neo-plasticism”! President Obama, Gemeentemuseum director Benno Tempel, Mayor of The Hague Jozias van Aartsen, and Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte with Mondrian’s Victory Boogie Woogie. (Photo courtesy Gemeentemuseum Den Haag) As the HQ of the International Court of Justice and the International Criminal Court (among other globe-spanning, peace-making organizations), The Hague is known more for tribunals and arbitration than …


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Unbeige 2014-03-26 19:30:35
This month marked the Los Angeles debut of the Architecture & Design Film Festival. We dispatched writer Brigette Brown to take in a few of the 30 flicks on offer along with the program of talks and panels. The five-day festival kicked off with If You Build It, a documentary that follows designer-activists Emily Pilloton and Matt Miller as they lead …


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Unbeige 2014-03-26 19:06:11
In the latest installment of Mediabistro’s So What Do You Do series, we interviewed Livingly Media’s VP of content, John Newlin. Newlin is in charge of three sites: Zimbio (pop culture), StyleBistro (fashion), and Lonny (interior design). Lonny launched in October 2009 as a lifestyle and home decor online magazine. It includes DIY tips (one recent article: How To Make Your Own Throw Pillows), …


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Unbeige 2014-03-25 16:30:38
This week, National Wildlife Federation is hiring a designer, while OPERA America needs a digital and print graphic designer. Kaspersky Lab is seeking a senior graphic designer, and Time Inc. is on the hunt for a designer (marketing) for Travel and Leisure. Get the scoop on these openings and more below, and find additional just-posted gigs on Mediabistro. Designer National Wildlife Federation …


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