Calgary Arts Development’s classified listing is a free service for Calgary’s arts community. All content for the classifieds is user-submitted. Calgary Arts Development makes no endorsement to any agency, organization, corporation or individual who submits listings. We trust our readers to use their own judgement when responding to ads. Calgary Arts Development believes that artists should be paid for their work. For job postings and open calls, please share salary ranges or payment. Please note that ads for jobs outside of Calgary and area may not be posted. Archived June 16, 2021 Design Intern We’re looking for talented designers who want to learn more about a life crafting beautiful digital design. Whether you’re a photo-comping wizard, grid-adhering fanatic, or kerning-obsessed typographer, Critical Mass can introduce you to a career in design. You’ll work with our entire creative team to help shape the look and feel of creative assets we’re working on. Our broad roster of clients ranges from international banks to major airlines to cosmopolitan cities on the ocean—so you’ll be exposed to a variety of different design approaches. We’re firm believers in cross-discipline thinking. So you’ll also get the chance to see how copywriters, strategists, art directors, technologists and project managers go about their business—and what that means to you as designer. This 12-week internship commences September 13, 2021. Deadline to apply for this internship is July 9, 2021. You Will Working with a mentor to design solutions that meet or exceed strategic objectives. Collaborate with a team to create interactive design concepts. Have the opportunity to create mood boards; storyboards; interactive page layouts; site grids and interface demos; photo retouching and enhancements; animated GIFs. Provide quality assurance on creative deliverables. Build and maintain a team rapport with entire multidisciplinary project team. You Have Strong design portfolio (you must include a portfolio URL or digital samples with your application). Completed or working towards a degree at a recognized college or university program; recent grads also encouraged to apply. Preference may be given to students who are enrolled in programs with related to design, visual communications or advertising. Strong visual, interactive and graphic design skills. Solid working knowledge of the latest design toolsets—Mac OS, Photoshop and Illustrator. Comfortable brainstorming and contributing to the bigger idea. Ability to articulate creative ideas. Proven aptitude for quick creative thinking with acute attention to detail. An understanding of information architecture and hierarchy. Comprehensive understanding of interactivity and the web. Passion for design and eagerness to collaborate with other creative people. Illustration in both electronic and traditional media is an asset. For more information and to apply for this position, visit criticalmass.com.