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Danielle Pender

Editor In Chief of Riposte MagazineLondon, United Kingdom
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Danielle Pender

Editor In Chief of Riposte MagazineLondon, United Kingdom
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I am the founder and Editor in Chief of Riposte Magazine, a bi-annual magazine made for and by women.
  • Self-care As WarfareIllustrations by Dai Ruiz Self-care As Warfare The idea of “self-care” is new to me. I spent the last few years super-nomadic without a space or home to call my own. I barely cooked and just ate whatever was easy and around at the time. I never worked out: “I walk everywhere and that’s enough!” I told myself. My sleeping patterns were off and I had no sense of stability in any form whatsoever. I was broken-hearted and broken down, but my desire to feel all the richness that life has to offer st
  • The University of the UndergroundThe star of our first cover, designer of experiences Nelly Ben Hayoun, is one of those people who are capable of achieving the impossible. Creating dark energy in a kitchen sink? Done. Creating a volcano in a living room? Done. Recreating the experience of a sonic boom? Done. Directing an international space orchestra at NASA who perform with the likes of Savages and Sigur Ros? DONE! In person she practically fizzes with an unstoppable energy – a passionate energy she invests into everything sh
  • Riposte Prints: Women for WomenTo celebrate International Women's Day we have commissioned six of our favourite designers and artists to create a poster inspired by the word PERSIST - with all proceeds going to Women for Women. Back in February Elizabeth Warren was silenced when trying to read a letter from Coretta Scott King on the senate floor. One grey faced Republican justified the silencing by saying: "She was warned. Nevertheless, she persisted." Since then it has become an unlikely battle cry for women worldwide. A rem
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Work history
    FounderRiposte Magazine
    London, United KingdomFull Time
    Riposte is a smart magazine for women. We're a new magazine which offers intelligent content and inspirational women in a beautifully designed format. We profile bold and fascinating women whose achievements speak for themselves. Our interviews are honest rather than being full of media trained responses, as the women we feature candidly discuss their successes, failures, work and passions.
    CuratorKesselsKramer London
    London, United KingdomFull Time
    Curate exhibitions programme, events and talks. Also responsible for PR and creative partnerships. KK Outlet is a multi-functional communications agency, gallery and retail space. We host monthly exhibitions and event, stock design-led books and products and create communications for brands.
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  • Online Media
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  • Curation
  • Print
  • Art
  • Art History
    MA Creative WritingNewcastle University
     - Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom