The Exhibit Designer will work closely with the Senior Exhibit Designer and Creative Director to design, coordinate and integrate exhibits, graphics and media concepts into the overall physical needs of the space. In addition, the Exhibit Designer will play a key role in creating visuals to communicate the design intent of the spaces and visitor experience for the client team.
Responsibilities include; developing designs, including interactive experiences, 3-D exhibit elements, interiors, and artifact displays from conceptual stage through final drawings, developing drawing packages, including construction drawings, maintaining workflow in accordance with project schedule, with a variety of tasks and deadlines, collaborating with other designers, media and content developers, and help guide the design process to achieve project goals, working in a team environment including Gallagher & Associates staff, sub-contractors, and client contacts, participating in conceptual development and illustrate design concepts through a variety of mediums, including hand sketches, computer renderings and animations, and traveling to meetings and site visits as required by projects.
Qualifications are as follows; excellent communication skills (verbal, written, and illustrative, a minimum of 3+ years of experience in exhibit design or related field, ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment, attention to detail, accuracy, and quality, proven experience in multiple phases of the design process, including conceptualization, design development, and construction documentation (Construction administration experience is a plus), good knowledge of fabrication techniques and materials standards of exhibit design. 2-D and 3-D proficiency in one or more relevant CAD programs including: Autocad, Vectorworks, Sketchup, 3-D rendering skills (3ds Max preferred) a plus, a high level of fluency with Adobe CS Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign), Word, Excel, and a B.A. or M.A. in Exhibit Design, Architecture, or Industrial Design.