Urban Art Projects is a specialist consultant committed to the delivery of large-scale, high quality art and design works amid a wide range of architectural and landscape projects. Established in 1993 as an art-based design and construct organization, Urban Art Projects has established a strong industry reputation for the delivery of high quality outcomes in the area of public art.
Urban Art Projects is both a design studio and workshop, which designs and/or builds most of the artworks its team curates. Thus, UAP ensures that the creative intent of each piece is realized, and each project delivered on time and to budget.
UAP is looking for a talented and passionate Senior Associate to join our growing team. This position is available for a highly experienced and motivated team leader with an art/design, fine arts, industrial design, landscape architecture, architecture or other related creative background.
Our vision is to be creatively influential & collaborate with the world’s foremost creative thinkers
We embrace uncommon creativity, extend creative practice & enrich the public realm
We seek conversations, share knowledge, engage globally & facilitate change
We encourage strategic thinking and innovation
The position of Senior Associate is primarily a leadership role within the Art & Design team. You will be a vital component in UAP’s ability to successfully deliver creative visions and practical outcomes for a wide range of projects. The successful applicant will be comfortable managing projects individually as well as within a team whilst cultivating a strong internal creative culture. Applicants are passionate active members within the creative industry at large and have a strong desire to work collaboratively with & for, a variety of professionals including but not limited to Artists, designers, external curators and various built environment practitioners.
Your skills and experience will play a significant role in supporting our Business Development team at key client meetings where your ability to think fast, creatively and at times visually will assist in securing projects throughout multiple stages. You will possess the ability to manage quality across all facets of the process, from concept generation to fabrication with strong attention to detail. A thorough understanding of multiple materials and fabrication methods is required.
You will possess excellent communication skills, an ability to manage and provide direction to the team on multiple projects at any given time, strongly developed problem solving skills and the ability to remain focused under pressure.