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Yun Ru Tan (Yunroo)

Image Maker, Illustration Artist, Graphic Designer

London, United Kingdom

Work Experience

Lakes Arts Festival Ltd.

Window Art Trail Installation Artist

• Conceptualising and communicating ideas with business owners for window art
• Measuring window space and photo-impose said design onto wall to be approved by business owner
• Creating artwork under tight budget and deadline
• Setting up the artwork to ensure that it would be secure throughout the two-week art trail
July 2015 - October 2015 Kendal, United Kingdom

SPACE Gallery

Gallery Invigilator

June 2015 London, United Kingdom

East London Comic Arts Festival

Art Volunteer

• Assisting workshops leaders and talks programme
• Creating signage for the event
• Helping out with crowd control and ticket sales
June 2015 London, United Kingdom

Family Care Dental Group

Contract based Graphic Designer and Illustrator

• In charge of the overall identity design of the clinic which includes logo, signboard, collaterals etc
• Creating murals, signboards and signage for the clinic
• Designed and published a handbook on dental health
June 2012 - September 2014 Malaysia

Claytan Group

In-house Graphic Designer

• Conceptualising solutions and visualising ideas given by clients or Creative Director
• Creating artworks which includes design for tableware, packaging, catalogue, flyers, brochures and product calendar
• Creating colour separation for the artworks that were going to be screen printed
• Managing photo shoots for brochures and catalogues
• Managing complex artwork process: retouching artwork with intricate details
• Creating precise template of different tableware to accurately apply artwork
August 2012 - October 2013 Malaysia

Education

Middlesex University

Illustration

September 2013 - July 2015 United Kingdom

LASALLE College Of The Arts

Design Communication

August 2009 - July 2012 Singapore City, Singapore

Languages

English (Fluent),
Mandarin (Native),
Malay (Advanced),

Awards

New Blood X UNIQLO Origami Shirt

Shortlisted

2015

Malaysia Good Design

Malaysia Good Design Mark

2014

British Design & Art Direction (D&AD)

Student Awards Best of Year

2012

3M "Super Sticky Ties! Unite" Competition

Merit Prize

2012