Edward Paginton

Senior Creative / Film Director

  • LevelSenior
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
  • AvailabilityLocked Pro Plan feature
  • ProfessionsCreative Director - Film Director - Writer
  • Nicola Hunter
  • Martin Swift
  • Sebastian Oehme
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About me

Hybrid creative, writer and director specialising in film, content and conceptual campaigns working in the commercial idiom of advertising for fashion, art and lifestyle projects.

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Skills

  • Copywriting
  • Editorial
  • Journalism
  • Brand Storytelling
  • Feature Writing
  • Brand Tone
  • Directing
  • Creative Content
  • Creative Conceptualisation
  • Art Direction

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  • Grey London

    Grey London

    • Advertising
  • The Guardian

    The Guardian

    • Publishing
  • McCann London

    McCann London

    • Advertising
  • VCCP

    VCCP

    • Advertising

Work history

Currently

Contributing Writer

The Travel Almanac

Jul 2017
  • Berlin, Germany
  • Freelance
  • Cover stories include interviews with Burberry Chief Creative Office Christopher Bailey, architect and Head of OMA Shohei Shigematsu and artist Torbjørn Rødland. For a brand partnership between TTA and Burberry I directed a film profiling Burberry's Christopher Bailey and the September Collection.

Currently

Contributor

SSENSE

Jan 2017
  • Montreal, Canada
  • Freelance
  • Contributing features writer and photographer producing stories on renowned figures in fashion and art, including designers Martine Rose, Kiko Kostadinov, MISBHV (Natalia Maczek, Tomas Wirski) , Aries Arise (Sofia Prantera) and Isamaya Ffrench.

Currently

Contributing Writer

The Guardian

Apr 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Contributing writer – interviews include G2 cover story 'At home with Gilbert and George'.

2019

Senior Creative

VCCP

Mar 2018 - Jan 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Creative producing full 360 above the line campaign for retail and lifestyle brands.

2018

Senior Creative

McCann London

Feb 2018 - Mar 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Creative on a pitch for POLO Ralph Lauren X Wimbledon experiential partnership.

2018

Senior Creative

Assembly London

Nov 2017 - Jan 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Creative lead on projects for Stella McCartney 'World of Sustainability' and DXL 'Time To XL' above the line campaign.

2017

Creative

Grey London

Jan 2015 - Oct 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Creative specialising in content and conceptual campaigns across a broad range of media and clients for both above the line and digital activations.

2017

Features Writer

Modern Weekly

Mar 2014 - Jul 2017
  • Shanghai, China
  • Freelance
  • Contributing writer for Modern Media's flagship arts and culture publication, Modern Weekly. I ran a column interviewing art collectors across Europe about their home and personal collection, as well as interviewing renowned cultural figures including actress Gemma Chan.

2013

Editor

032c

Jan 2013 - Dec 2013
  • Berlin, Germany
  • Full Time
  • Editor and Feature Writer for Berlin-based fashion and arts magazine, interviewing artists and icons including Academy Award winning actress Cate Blanchett.

2012

Features Writer

Modern Matter Magazine

Jan 2012 - Dec 2012
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Features Writer for London-based art and fashion magazine, interviewing renowned cultural figures including Head of MIT SenseAble City Lab architect Carlo Ratti.