Boya Latumahina

Art Director

Level
Senior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

About me

Having been trained on the cusp of the digital era, I’ve cut my teeth on producing printed matter for a wide range of clients aer which I spent many years mastering insight-driven digital campaigns. I’m a creative thinker and a doer with 9 years experience. Working in digital advertising delivering ATL and BTL campaigns by way pf print, graphic design, UX design, art direction, photography and film. These are the things that make me happy. Pushing boundaries, questioning everything and reaching out to peoples different perceptions are in my blood, I answer to the brief and always deliver the best possible execution within the given budget and deadline - always with clients approval. Conceptual innovation, visual curiosity, and team collaboration are all essential components to success in the business of aesthetics. I work with writers, planners, illustrators, photographers, producers, creative-teams, designers, developers and account managers and strongly believe that a combination of the right people results in the perfect chemistry to create magic. I pride myself on being meticulous, planning and going all out when developing concepts and deliverables. My experience has been carefully crafted in solving problems for big and small brands and managing small teams. I’ve stepped up to many roles and been out of my comfort zone but always delivered, working in designer, art director and design director roles. I am an image maker, a creator, an extroverted introvert with a love for people and beautiful things. My priority is to revolutionise and engage people’s lives through digital culture, art and beauty.

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Skills

  • Conceptual Design
  • Art Direction
  • Luxury
  • Digital Design
  • Advertising
  • Fashion
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Photography
  • Print
  • Branding Design

Companies I’ve worked with

  • BBC

    BBC

    • Television
  • Forpeople

    Forpeople

    • Design
  • OLIVER Agency

    OLIVER Agency

    • Advertising
  • Exposure

    Exposure

    • Marketing & PR

Work history

Currently

Art Director

Trouble Maker

Apr 2020
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Art direction and design for Peroni Nastro Azzurro social media accounts.

2019

Art Director / Lead Designer

OLIVER Agency

Feb 2019 - Jun 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Concept development, art direction and design for new Durex social media and art direction and re-design for Veet Website. Managing and overseeing London & Barcelona design teams. Studio: Dragons Group, in-house agency at Reckitt-Benckiser.

2019

Jan 2019 - Jan 2019
  • Windsor, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Print design for several London based property development projects.

2018

Art Director

Forpeople

Dec 2018 - Dec 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Art direction and research on several automotive brands for NIO.

2018

Art Director

Cult LDN

Nov 2018 - Nov 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Art direction and pitch design for Sally Hansen.

2018

Art Director

Keko London

Sep 2018 - Sep 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Art Direction, research and for Bentley Motors Christmas 2019 photography print campaign.

2018

Art Director

Exposure

Aug 2016 - Jul 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Art direction, design, styling, photography and film direction of digital content for fashion, beauty and FMCG brands such as Triumph Lingerie, Clive Christian, MCM, RYU, Alpha Tauri and Freixenet

2016

Art Director

Totality UK Ltd

Aug 2014 - Jul 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Art direction, territorial branding and editorial design within architecture and property development.

2014

Designer / Artist

BBC

Mar 2014 - Aug 2014
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Themed (i.e. Dr. Who, Natural World, East Enders, French & Saunders) designs and illustrations for boardrooms in the White City Television Centre.

Education

2011

(BA hons) Graphic Design

Central Saint Martins (UAL)

Sep 2008 - Sep 2011
  • London, United Kingdom

2007

BDes Documentary Photography

HKU University of the Arts Utrecht

Sep 2004 - Sep 2007
  • Utrecht, Netherlands