Senior Designer Exhibitions & Experiences


Luci Creative / Lincolnwood, illinois USA


Luci Creative is a team of designers and thinkers, artists, and creators. We create immersive and meaningful experiences that inspire discovery and connection by developing, designing, and producing compelling exhibits and spaces for cultural institutions, corporations and brands around the world.


The Luci team is quickly growing and looking for our next senior design leader to join our team! An ideal candidate joins the us with a background in themed entertainment design, experiential storytelling, theater set design and/or architecture. Summary: Luci Creative’s Senior Designer (SD) is an experienced design leader who is responsible for conceptualizing and leading the integration of physical, experiential, and space planning aspects of Luci’s projects. Luci’s SD is passionate about creative work and is able to inspire creative teams and clients. The Senior Designer will drive the planning and execution of 3D physical space design and dimensionality and work closely with Luci’s Creative Director, graphics and interpretive planning teams to insure full and effective integration of all physical design elements, content delivery, interactives and media elements. Creative: • Leads the design vision and strategy for projects • Creating look-and-feel mood boards, compositional mock-up and exhibit style guides • Conceptualizes and develops concepts for interactive experiences 3-D exhibit elements, interiors, artifact displays • Leads conceptual development and illustrate design concepts through a variety of mediums, including hand sketches and computer renderings. • Responsible for translating project stories and interpretive plans into three dimensional experiential spaces, from conceptual stage through final drawings. (Hand sketching, SketchUp, Podium) • Works with internal resources to create drawing packages, including design detail drawings (AutoCAD) • Work in a team environment including Luci Creative staff, fabrication team and clients • Managing documentation/deliverables that support each unique project • Client facing presentations


Skills: • Proven experience in multiple phases of the design process, including concept, design development, and DDs. • 3-D modeling/rendering skills (SketchUp is a must) • Drafting (CAD) to produce design intent drawing package, from concept sketches for production of prototypes. • Prepping and laying out drawings and renderings for deliverables • Architectural Detailing • Specifying and sourcing materials, furniture and equipment • Ability to take creative direction and apply feedback into visual form quickly • Knowledge of fabrication techniques and materials standards of exhibit design • Strong technical drawing skills (AutoCAD) • Excellent communication skills – verbal, written, and illustrative • A strategic and conceptual thinker, able to communicate unique ideas quickly and collaboratively • Ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment • Organized and strategic in process and behavior • Attention to detail, accuracy, and quality Qualifications: • Professional degree in Architecture, Themed Entertainment, Exhibit Design, or related field • A minimum of 8+ years of experience in exhibit design or related field


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