This seminar aims to enlighten students and recent graduates about how employment is traditionally structured and to suggest a complementary/alternative approach to finding or making niche roles within the 'hidden' creative job market.Themes include:
Recruitment specialist Antoinette Lemens on the creative jobs and careers that are out there right now, and how to get them.
Antoinette began her career working for a design agency in London before joining the Concept Group in Paris. For 4 years she was responsible for visual identity and brand communication for the international Kenzo account.
She then became managing director of Novamark beforecreating her own international recruitment agency, specialising in design and marketing jobs within the creative sector.
A talk about the practical tips for artists, designers, researchers and communicators to create and find the ideal job for them.
The speakers are Gwendolyn Parkin, staff psychotherapist at The School of Life and Laura-Jane Silverman, Careers Advisor at the London School of Economics. In the Chair is MA Service Design student Magda Rok.