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Lucy Brown is a UK-based design consultant, graphic designer, typographer and writer. In 2009, after training and working in London, Sydney and Tel Aviv, Lucy set up her own designmore...Lucy Brown is a UK-based design consultant, graphic designer, typographer and writer. In 2009, after training and working in London, Sydney and Tel Aviv, Lucy set up her own design studio in a converted stable building in Cheshire. Lucy also works on a freelance basis.
Prior to setting up the studio Lucy worked with Oded Ezer, as a graphic designer for the Guardian newspaper and the Institute of Contemporary Arts and as an art director for M&C Saatchi in Australia. Lucy has a first class honours degree in Graphic Design: Typography from the London College of Communication and is a member of the International Society of Typographic Designers. Working both independently and collaboratively, she has a multi-disciplinary process which is applied to both personal and commercial projects.
Area Covered: Anywhere in the world
Work Experience Summary: TRAINING.
BA (Hons) Graphic Design: Typography, first class honours, London College of Communication - June 2009.
Diploma in Professional Studies: year in industry - June 2008.
ISTD membership awarded with merit - February 2007.
Do Lectures attendee - September 2010.
Typography Summer School, Fraser Muggeridge - July 2010.
Director, Lucy Brown Studio - November 2009 to present.
Graphic designer: PlanB Studio, London - September to November 2010.
Apprentice/muse: Oded Ezer, Israel - September to November 2009.
Art director, full-time: M&C Saatchi, Sydney - March to August 2008.
Graphic designer, full-time: The Guardian newspaper, London - May 2007 to December 2007 + freelance 2008 - 2009.
Graphic designer, freelance: ICA (Institute of Contemporary Arts), London - 6 months 2006.
AL: London College of Communication, BA (Hons) Graphic Design: Typography pathway - January 2011 to present.
AL: Liverpool John Moores University, BA (Hons) Fashion Communication - September 2010 to present.
Sessional: Mid-Cheshire College, Foundation degree Graphic Design - September 2010 to present.
Sessional: Stockport College, alongside Lost in the Forest Institute/Thoughtful - September 2010 to present.
VL: London College of Communication, Brit Insurance Designs of the Year seminar - May 2010.
VL: Central St Martins, BA (Hons) Graphic Design crit - alongside Sheena Calvert - February 2010.
VL: London College of Communication, Personal and Professional Development seminar - November 2009.
Provenance - origins, education, ownership: London College of Communication - January 2011.
PechaKucha: The Cooperative, part of Liverpool Biennial - November 2010.
1 Year On: Bridge, part of Emerge, London Design Festival - September 2010.
Design Futures: London College of Communication - May 2010.
Nature & Design: design workshop, Southwark Primary School, Nottingham - June 2010.
Home: week-long poster workshop, London College of Communication, BA (Hons) Graphic Design, alongside Yasha Rozov - February 2010.
Visualthought: design workshop, Plus International Design Festival, Birmingham, alongside Hannah Clark - November 2008.
Graphic Birdwatching Christmas Exhibition, Supalife Kiosk, Berlin - December 2010.
Cardboard Folly: Issue 1 'The Fold' curated by Emily Speed, The Bluecoat, Liverpool - October 2010.
‘Celebration of August’, London Design Festival - August 2010.
‘Emerge’, London. Graduate showcase of the London Design Festival - September 2009.
‘Celebration of July’, London Design Festival - August 2009
‘5:1’, LCC, London - July 2009.
‘Exhibition A’, LCC, London. 2nd year progress show - July 2007.
The Role of Poster Design in the Publicity of Self: Limited Language, edited by Monika Parrinder and Colin Davies - January 2011.
A Design Diary From Tel Aviv: Jotta.com - installments throughout 2010.
Review of Typography Summer School: Jotta.com - July 2010.
Contributor: Graphic Design School, fourth edition, by David Dabner & Sheena Calvert, Thames & Hudson - April 2010.
Shortlisted on The Hospital Club and The Independent's 100 Brave New Futures list - June 2010.
Design Week: "Nail that post" contributor - Volume 25 / Number 23 - June 2010.
Notes on Design feature: Lucy Brown Studio - May 2010.
Futurising feature: Graduate of the Week - May 2010.
ISTD membership feature in St Bride Library's Ultrabold - Autumn 2007.
Design: The Chase, Manchester - January 2009.
PR: Idea Generation, London - 2005-2007.
TV Production: BBC, London - 2005.
Marketing: BSkyB, London - 2005.
Advertising: HHCL & Redcell, London - 2005.
Radio Production: Emap Radio, Manchester - 2004.
Education Summary: BA (Hons) Graphic Design: Typography, First Class Honours, London College of Communication.
ISTD (International Society of Typographic Designers) membership gained with merit.
Design consultant / Graphic Designer / Typographer