Featured Banner Image

Featured Banner Image

Friday, July 18, 2014

Huckabee Looking for Interior Designers

Huckabee in Fort Worth is looking for a few fresh faces new to Interiors. Preferred recently graduated or only a few years’ experience. Please contact Lauren directly at lcrill@huckabee-inc.com. They are going to have an Open Interview Day August 5th where all interested will get a time slot to interview!

Lauren Crill, Assoc. IIDA
4521 South Hulen, Suite 220
Fort Worth, Texas 76109
Phone: 817.377.2969
Fax: 817.377.2303

Tonti Properties Hiring an Interior Design Associate

Family owned and operated, Tonti Properties is looking for an Interior Design Associate. The Interior Design Associate is responsible for coordinating and administering all in‐house interior design projects. Associate will create and communicate schedule of priorities in terms of project timelines and deadlines for deliverables in the design scope, keeping corporate staff informed of progress. The area of focus is custom design and maintenance of design packages for apartment models, offices and common area amenities. For those who are interested in the position, please contact Jessica Evans.

Jessica Evans
Corporate Communications Manager
4949 Westgrove Drive, Ste 100
Dallas, Texas 75248
Phone: 972-764-0861

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

PAVE Accepting Student Aid Applications

The Planning and Visual Education Partnership (PAVE) is now accepting applications for its 2014 scholarship program benefiting college students. PAVE has awarded over $75,000 in financial grants over the past five years to students and over $25,000 will be awarded in 2014.

Guidelines, requirements, and the application can be found at http://www.paveinfo.org/forstudents/grantsscholarships/grantsforstudents. The deadline for applications is Oct. 3, 2014.

Monday, July 7, 2014

2014 NEWH Scholarship Banquet Shines the UNT Interior Design Students

Congratulations! Four of the UNT Interior Design students received NEWH scholarships.

Sara Allen
Megan Crase
Jennifer Landeros-Caibaiosai
Amy Noack

They accepted their awards in the NEWH Annual Scholarship Banquet on June 12th at the Room on Main in Dallas.

UNT Students and Alumni
Back left: Bruce Nacke (Interior Design Professor), Second from back right: Megan Crase
From front right: Sara Allen, Amy Noack, & Jennifer Landeros-Caibaiosai

Sunday, July 6, 2014

Design Assistant Position Available

Williamsdesign, Inc. is looking for a design assistant immediately. Please contact Barry Williams for more details.

Barry Williams
Office: 214-744-1400
Fax: 214-752-4331

Monday, June 30, 2014

Lindsey Torpey Awarded Most Valuable Volunteer Award

Lindsey’s well-rounded involvement throughout not only the design world, but within University of North Texas earned her the tremendous title of Most Valuable Volunteer.  She will be featured in the next publication of QUAD, as well as announced on the Campus Center Awards website.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Community Service Project for Unique Clients

A community service project guided by Bruce Nacke, Associate Professor of Interior Design, featured in the UNT INHOUSE website.  This project was to design a boutique for a community that offers refuge for abused and homeless women. Professor Nacke’s students designed a boutique for The Gatehouse, a 96-unit living facility in Grapevine built by the non-profit organization called projectHandUp. Professor Nacke was awarded Community Engagement Grant for this project.

Friday, May 23, 2014

Shiver + Associates Architects in Denton Hiring Designers

Shiver+ Associates Architects in Denton is looking for interns and full time positions. The firm is an education architect firm that designs K-12 and higher education. Interested people can contact John Shiver or Bill Morgan at (940) 484-8788.

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Interior Design Assistant Position Available

Small high-end residential interior design firm is looking to hire a project design assistant. Employee tasks will include project selections and returns, meeting with vendors, and be heavily focused on providing Auto-CAD drawings and finishing schedules for construction projects. Applications should include a resumé, digital portfolio and headshot picture.

Owner + Designer

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

SWOON Seeking A Design Assistant

Small Multidisciplinary Design firm, SWOON, rooted in graphic design with a growing interior side is looking for an entry level part-time assistant. The firm is not an NCIDQ firm, but mostly deals in Interior décor of residential spaces. Projects extend to commercial leasing centers and gyms as well. Looking for someone who starts off as a temporary help but would grow into a fully functioning interior designer in the company capable of handling projects on their own. This paid position is expected to work 30-40 hours per week.

Job Duties:
Assist designers with interior design, event, and graphic design support, including:

- Creating mood boards
- Taking measurements and creating floor plans
- Product sourcing, pulls, and returns
- Inventory and tracking of product and accessories for clients
- Delivery coordination
- Assisting on installs
- Assisting on DIY projects
- Maintain interiors sample and product closet
- Maintain graphic design library
- Arrange for courier pick up/delivery
- Assist with billing, invoicing and status reports
- Additional studio support including administrative tasks, meeting preparation, helping keep the studio tidy, running errands, etc.

Job Requirements:
- Proficient on Mac with strong knowledge of e-mail, Work, and Excel
- Ability able to change priorities quickly, organizational/time management skills, attention to detail, ability to multi-task, quick learning skills, determination, professional attitude/appearance, self-direction and a desire to work with people.

For those who are interested in the position please contact Joslyn with a resume

Joslyn Taylor
Principal Designer

Monday, May 12, 2014

Interior Design Assistant Position Available

Slovack-Bass in Houston is currently looking for someone that would be interested in becoming an Interior Design Assistant at our firm. The firm is currently interviewing and they would like to have the position filled by the end of May, 2014. For those who are interested in the position, please send your resume to Kathia.

1325 Antoine Drive
Houston, TX 77055
T: 713.956.7240 EXT.312
F: 713.682.7184

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

ARTEC Group Looking for Part-time Designer

The ARTEC Group, Inc. in Fort Worth is looking for a solid designer with good CAD skills. Preferably a senior that could work 3 days a week in the summer and 4-5 in the fall.  Starting salary is $18.00 per hour. Please contact Debbie for more information.

Debbie Chirillo
The ARTEC Group, Inc.
777 Main Street, Suite 600
Fort Worth, TX  76102
Tel: 817-528-1027
E-mail:  artecgroup@sbcglobal.net

Thursday, April 24, 2014

2014 UNT Interior Design Senior Show: 4/26 – 5/1

2014 Senior Show of Interior Design program in the College of Visual Arts & Design (CVAD) at the University of North Texas (UNT) will be held during April 26 through May 1 in the Lightwell and North Galleries at the UNT Art Building. This Senior Show is an annual design showcase of senior students’ research-based final projects which are, not limited to, residential, commercial, hospitality, and healthcare design. The show is free and open to the public so please come and celebrate! The reception will start at the Lightwell from 5pm this Saturday, April 26.

Physical address for the ART Building is 1201 W. Mulberry St., Denton, TX 76201.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

UNT IDSA Awarded ASID Student Chapter of the Year

UNT IDSA (Interior Design Student Alliance) is awarded the 2013-14 ASID Student Chapter of the Year for consistently encouraging member engagement at the student and professional levels through strategic planning and implementation of programs. For more information please visit the ASID website at http://www.asid.org/Student-Chapter-Awards

Monday, April 14, 2014

Efren Estrada Pursues Master of Architecture

Efren Estrada, CVAD Interior Design BFA student scheduled for May 2014 graduation, has been accepted as a graduate candidate for the Master of Architecture program at UTA. Efren’s goal is to enhance his ID degree by becoming a more well-rounded designer through an increased knowledge of Architecture. Learning more will help prepare him for future challenges facing all professions engaged in the design, building and construction industries.

Friday, April 4, 2014

Sara Allen Named Outstanding Undergraduate in Interior Design

Sara Allen received the Outstanding Student in Interior Design Award on April 4th, 2014 at UNT's Honors Day Convocation.

Photo, Left to right: Cynthia Mohr, CVAD Design Department, Chair; Sara Allen

Sara will be graduating in May 2014 with a BFA in Interior Design. She has received numerous awards such as:

- 3rd Place, IIDA Houston Student Conference Design Charette, Spring 2014
- ASID Student Scholarship, Fall 2013
- People’s Choice Award, IIDA Student Design Charette at NeoCon in Chicago, Summer 2013
- CSI Fort Worth Chapter Scholarship, Spring 2013
- Brent David Korol Memorial Scholarship, Spring 2013
- NEWH Scholarship, Spring 2013
- UNT College of Visual Arts and Design Scholarship, Spring 2013
- IIDA TX/OK Chapter Tuition Reimbursement Scholarship, Spring 2013
- 1st Place, ASID Student Symposium Design Charette, Fall 2012

Sara is a 2013‐2014 Co‐President of the Interior Design Student Alliance (IDSA), the 2013‐2014 UNT Student Chapter President for the International Interior Design Association (IIDA), a student member of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID), the Network of Executive Women in Hospitality (NEWH), and the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI). She has started her career as a Project Designer at Furniture Marketing Group, Inc. in Plano, Texas.

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Elegant Additions Dallas looking for Showroom Sales Associates

ElegantAdditions in Dallas is looking for Showroom Sales Associates. Elegant Additions serves the commercial and residential markets with their high-end architectural detailing needs, specializing in bathrooms and kitchens. For those who are interested in the positions please contact Sheri Threadgill at 832-291-1774.

Monday, March 17, 2014

Affinity Millworks Looking for A Full-time Designer

A custom furniture company called Affinity Millworks, North Richland Hills, is looking at hiring a new full time designer. Below are some more details about the job.

Preferably with a degree in Architecture, Interior Design, Construction etc. Must know a drafting software such as Autdesk CAD, Revit and be capable of learning new software. Effective communicator with employees and supervisor. Skilled at developing client relationships and maintaining those. Multi-tasker and capable of switching tasks easily. Office Management skills. Organized Reliable transportation. Pay is based on skill level. Required to visit site to field verify measurements and complete project installations such as completing punch lists. Must be a self-starter and asses tasks for following day for shop employees and themselves.

Beginning immediately, interested applicants can send their resume & samples of work to Justin Walker.

Justin Walker
Office: 817.590.2992
Fax:  817.590.2718

Sunday, February 23, 2014

UNT Interior Design Students Awarded from IIDA Texas Oklahoma Chapter's Student Conference

The IIDA Texas Oklahoma Chapter's Student Conference held on February 20th-21st, 2014, brings together students, professionals, educators, and manufacturers' representatives for two days of academic and professional enrichment. The conference hosted 150 students from universities and interior design programs in Texas, Oklahoma, and Louisiana. Overall, 15 UNT students attended. 

 UNT Interior Design Students

Four out of the five scholarships that were given out by IIDA were awarded to UNT students.

Christina Donaldson, graduate student, Study Abroad Scholarship
Megan Crase, senior, Tuition Reimbursement Scholarship
Patricia Tram, senior, Tuition Reimbursement Scholarship
Evelyne Dieu, senior, Tuition Reimbursement Scholarship
Right: Megan Crase
Right: Patricia Tram
Two out of ten travel reimbursement grants from IIDA were award to UNT students.
Sasha Henry, junior, Travel Reimbursement Grant
Kaylee Bural, junior, Travel Reimbursement Grant
Three UNT students competed on teams with other students from different schools and placed in IIDA's Design Charrette. Forty students participated in the design charrette.

Zan Farrow, junior, 1st Place Team
Miranda Ward, senior, 2nd Place Team
Sara Allen, senior, 3rd Place Team

Saturday, February 22, 2014

UNT Interior Design Students’ Team Project Selected As Regional Finalist for 2014 IDEC Student Design Competition

Congratulations! A team project of Alyssa Nobles, Stacie Smith, and Aukje VanGeffen for 2014 IDEC student Design Competition has been selected as one of three regional finalists. Their team project is moving on to the national competition. Great accomplishment from the excellent UNT Interior Design students and the instructor, Greta Buehrle!

Friday, February 21, 2014

hue Design Full-time Position Available

hue Design in Dallas is looking for full-time designers.
Send resume and samples of work to Angie.

Angie L. Berry
2110 Boll Street
Dallas, Texas  75204
O:  214.823.7842
C:  214.435.8156

Thursday, February 20, 2014

WAVE Seeking a Project Designer

Wave (part of FMG) in Plano is hiring a project designer. A Project Designer plans, designs, and furnishes interior environments of commercial spaces.  Responsibilities include interfacing with sales people and/or clients to determine purpose and scope of work, creates and maintains time schedules, develops furniture typicals and standards, participates in client presentations, and works with corporate account inventories.  Integrates findings with knowledge of interior design and formulates plans, renders schematic designs, working drawings, product specifications and ideas in the form of drawings or illustrations.  Estimates material requirements, costs, and presents designs for clients review, approval and implementation.

A Bachelor’s degree (BA) from a four-year college or university with a minimum of 2-years related work experience.  Auto CAD and Microsoft Office computer skills are required. Project Spec., Team Design/Khameleon skills preferred. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter and able to work with minimal supervision.  Above average written and verbal communication skills required.

Send resume and samples of work to Hayley Woytek, Hwoytek@wave-fcm.com

Hiring Manager:  Angela Villarreal
Phone: 214-556-4750

Hayley Woytek, Associate IIDA
Project Designer
6100 West Plano Parkway, Suite 1400
Plano, TX 75093
Direct:  214.556.4743
Fax:  214.556.4800

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

2014 Ray Gough Lecture: Evidence Based Design, Wednesday, Feb. 26

Globally renowned evidence-based designer and scholar Kirk Hamilton speaks about Evidence-Based Design in the Ray Gough Lecture Series, presented by the Interior Design Program in the College of Visual Arts and Design at the University of North Texas (UNT). The lecture series honors environmental designer, Ray Gough, alumnus and professor emeritus of art at UNT.

Kirk Hamilton, an American Institute of Architecture and American College of Healthcare Architects Fellow, is one of the most influential people in healthcare design. He is interested in evidence-based design for health care and the relationship of facility design to organizational performance. He is a board certified healthcare architect with 30 years’ experience in hospital design.

An associate professor and faculty fellow in the Center for Health Systems and Design in the College of Architecture at the Texas A&M University, Hamilton is a distinguished scholar and founding principal of Watkins Hamilton Ross Architects, Inc., a design firm headquartered in Houston, Texas. Hamilton also edits the Health Environments Research & Design Journal, an interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal whose mission is to enhance the knowledge and practice of evidence-based health care design by disseminating research findings, discussing issues and trends, and translating research to practice.

Evidence-Based Design
ART Building, UNT
Wednesday, February 26
@5:00 P.M. Reception (Lightwell Gallery)
@ 6:00 P.M. Lecture (ART 223)

Monday, February 17, 2014

Sherwin-Williams Student Design Challenge

The Sherwin-Williams STIR Student Design Challenge celebrates excellence in residential and commercial design by design students in the U.S. and Canada. The contest has two categories: residential design and commercial design. The top winner from each category will receive a $2,500 cash prize. Second-place winners will win a $1,000 cash prize, and third-place winners will win a $500 cash prize. The contest is open for entries March 1 through April 15, 2014. For more information please visit at http://swstudentdesign.com/

Monday, February 3, 2014

CHI Interior Design Seeking Part-Time Interior Design Intern

CHI Interior Design in Keller, Texas is looking for a part-time interior design intern. Those who are interested in the position should contact Sierra Pond.

Sierra Pond
234 South Main Street
Keller, TX 76248
O: 817-482-2300
F: 817-605-0728