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My Summer at el dorado

August 3, 2018

Guest post by Eleanor Knowles, eldo Prize #3 Four months ago, I was living in St. Louis studying architecture at Washington University. I had never been to Kansas City and didn’t know what it had to offer. Now, after reflecting on my time at el dorado and my amazing summer living in KC, I can’t imagine having spent my summer anywhere else. I experienced the Midwest at its finest — meeting some of the most kind and generous people along the way. (more…)

eldo is Hiring: Curatorial Project Manager

June 18, 2018

With new projects coming online in Kansas City and places including Minneapolis, Denver, Seattle, San Francisco, Los Angeles, and internationally, el dorado is seeking applications for an experienced Project Manager with a background in contemporary art. The Project Manager should be a seasoned contemporary art producer, with approximately ten or more years of experience, and will play a key role in the development, production, management, and implementation of temporary and permanent public artworks, exhibitions, and ambitious artist-driven initiatives in the public realm. (more…)

eldo is Hiring: Urban Designer

June 11, 2018

el dorado is currently experiencing a great deal of growth in its Urban Design and Masterplanning opportunities, nationally and internationally. Our Urban Design practice engages dynamic projects in the private sector as well as urban design projects in the public sector, with a strong focus the intersection of innovative infrastructural systems and public space. In addition to best practices in sustainable, integrated urban design strategies, our unique practice model promotes catalytic public realm activation through a curated engagement of local stakeholders, world renown artists and cross disciplinary teams. (more…)

eldo is Hiring: Project Designer/Architect

June 6, 2018

With new projects coming online in Kansas City and other markets including Minneapolis, Denver, Seattle, San Francisco, and Los Angeles, el dorado is seeking applications for Project Designers/Architects. Current and upcoming projects span typologies from light industrial to curatorial; master planning to residential; urban design to custom fabrication; single family residential to block scale mixed-use developments; urban and rural. el dorado is an cross-disciplinary firm of 28 architects, designers, curators, and fabricators based in Kansas City, Missouri. We have a lively, rigorous studio culture, a full fabrication and mock-up shop, healthy compensation, and comprehensive benefits. (more…)

eldo is Hiring: Marketing Coordinator

June 4, 2018

We are seeking an individual for this position with a Bachelors or Associates degree in one of the following fields: Marketing, Communications, or Graphic Design, a minimum of 3 years work experience in one of the above fields. Preference will be given to candidates with work experience in recognized architectural / curatorial practices. (more…)