Event Producer, Arts Project Manager, Arts & Event Marketing & PR, Illustration
I am a creative event producer and project manager with 7 years experience co-ordinating exhibitions and projects for galleries, publishing houses, festivals and arts and culturalmore...I am a creative event producer and project manager with 7 years experience co-ordinating exhibitions and projects for galleries, publishing houses, festivals and arts and cultural organisations. I have further experience in marketing, PR and social media for small companies and arts organisations including devising mail shots, writing marketing copy, branding, strategy, assessing competition, building social media profiles, compiling direct marketing contact lists, writing press releases, sourcing press contacts and extensive media liaison.
I am currently the co-director of large scale vintage markets, live music nights, art book fairs and exhibitions which involves venue sourcing, curatorial research, venue and artist liaison, social media and overseeing all aspects of marketing and PR. I also take on marketing and events production contracts for small arts organisations. Additionally I am involved in character illustration for products, print and editorial use and regularly blog about vintage design, illustration and architecture.
Area Covered: Events Production, Marketing, PR, Project Management, Curating, Illustration
Work Experience Summary: I currently co-direct the North London Vintage Market, overseeing all aspects of PR and marketing and organise regular live music and art events. I also undertake marketing and PR contracts for small businesses and arts organisations to increase awareness of their services through direct mail, online media and events.
I also publish books and create products and editorial content using my character illustration.
I have previously co-ordinated and assisted on projects and events in arts organisations around the UK and in Berlin. I have had previous involvement with Phaidon Press, Media Maker (Digital Arts organisation), Haring Woods (Public Art Consultancy), Fat Cat Records, Pictoplasma (Arts festival, Berlin) Illustrative (Arts festival, Berlin) Seventh Art Productions (Arts Documentary Production) Ridley Road Artist Studios and Concrete Hermit Gallery and Bookshop.
Degree: BA Psychology and Philosophy
Field of Study: Humanities
University / College: University of Sheffield