Exhibition Design and Graphic Production

Exhibition Design

Interns focus on either two-dimensional or three-dimensional design to assist in the development, production, and installation of exhibitions.

Two-dimensional design: 

Produce graphic design for exhibits, print materials, public programs, and online use. Interns work with Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat Professional, Photoshop, QuarkXPress, FileMaker Pro, Microsoft Word, and Excel.

Three-dimensional design: 

Produce conceptual and detailed designs for space planning, exhibition layout, and artifact display. Create models in three-dimensional and virtual space. Interns work with CAD – Vectorworks, SketchUp, and Adobe Illustrator.

Qualifications:
  • Background in graphic design, industrial design, interior design, or visual arts
  • Creativity
  • Ability to work in groups and independently
  • Strong organizational and people skills
  • Ability to work on several projects simultaneously
Graphic Production

Interns assist with design, digitizing, and production for exhibition-quality, large-format printing. They acquire and develop advanced skills for scanning, file preparation, image manipulation, and RIP server management for mural prints. They will also assist with public programs and the installation of exhibits. Interns work in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and QuarkXPress.

Qualifications:
  • Background in graphic design, industrial design, interior design, or visual arts
  • Creativity
  • Ability to work in groups and independently
  • Strong organizational and people skills
  • Ability to work on several projects simultaneously