Based in CHCH NZ, from mid October 2012. Looking for further areas of collaboration across NZ in the Visual Arts and Creative Industries. Specialist experience, gained working in the UK, Europe, South Africa, New Zealand and Australia. One of these is the further development of my Visual Response to the CHCH Earth… Read More
Based in CHCH NZ, from mid October 2012. Looking for further areas of collaboration across NZ in the Visual Arts and Creative Industries. Specialist experience, gained working in the UK, Europe, South Africa, New Zealand and Australia. One of these is the further development of my Visual Response to the CHCH Earthquakes, called CHCH 220212 now CHCH 220213 updated Projects in CHCH itself with local collaboration from Civic and Arts Sources and now connecting with local Arts, Artbox Martin Trusttam and in particular Artist Henry Sunderland from CPIT. Looking forward to meeting up with contacts already made, and new connections in the coming months. All background details listed below.
Degree qualified, I have completed and passed with Merit Oct 2011 (ratified Feb 2012) a 1 year Masters of Art in Communication Design through the University of Salford, Manchester. My specialist areas in Education are Typography, Digital Skills and Packaging, Visual Communications and Film Collaboration. Now seeking further opportunities. My future goal is to teach at degree level. In addition I have also currently a number of projects in the Graphic Arts area. Mancunian Urban Typography, Investigate (again Manchester based) The Demise of Handwriting and an ongoing a 'Personal Book/ Research Project', comprising of to date 50,000 words, and suporting Graphics & Photography, the first 2 volumes focus on my 'pre-digital Graphics training' and my early childhood. I also continue to consult on Industrial projects, both UK and Australia and now NZ. My work will also be seen in the Matchbox Gallery Wellington, Series of Exhibitions in early December for Digital Arts, and in February next year in CHCH.
Non Digital Arts areas, Specialist areas of Design: FMCG Branding over 20 years out of 30, both UK and International Markets. Typography and Branded Packaging. Print Production, Advertising and General Print. On the flip side, Teaching both Conventional and the Digital Arts Part Time, Mentor. Writing Course Projects material for Foundation Degree, HND, BA and MA. Developing areas of networking to focus on Film and Multimedia Collaboration outside of my Professional Design Practice. Read Less