Scenic Painter for Theatre and Dance POOL - 14005BR
Scenic Painter for Theatre and Dance POOL
Department of Theatre and Dance at the University of Kansas seeks seasonal, part time Scenic Painter/Artist(s) to collaborate with the production set designer, the technical director, scene shop manager, and the resident scenic artists to execute the painting of scenery and set props for occasional shows.
80% - Scenic Painter/Artist will collaborate with the set designer, technical director, the scene shop manager, and the resident scenic artist to execute the painting of scenery and set props for a given show.
20% - Direct/supervise student laboratory workers and scene shop student staff when they are available to assist in the painting. Painting may include illusory scenes such as landscapes or other vistas. It may also include techniques such as faux finishes: woodgrain, marble, plaster etc.
- One year supervisory experience working with college-age students as evidenced in application material or from previous work experience
- Demonstrated competency in scenic painting as evidenced in application material or from previous work experience
- Ability to perform physical tasks associated with this occupation, including bending, kneeling, etc.
- Flexibility to work around performance schedules
- Master's degree in Theatre Design or Art
Additional Candidate Instructions
REVIEW OF APPLICATIONS WILL BE ONGOING AND HIRES WILL BE MADE AS NEEDED THROUGHOUT THE POSTING PERIOD.