George Kirkpatrick

George Kirkpatrick

DesignerLondon, United Kingdom
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George Kirkpatrick

George Kirkpatrick

DesignerLondon, United Kingdom
About me
I'm George, a graphic design graduate living in Brighton. I'm all about exploring big ideas, playing with bold colours and being pragmatic to arrive at solutions that are simple, beautiful and functional. My focus is on branding & identity, with interests extending into poster and layout design, motion graphics and web/app design.
Projects
  • Shout Box
    Shout BoxBrief Build a brand around a cause that means something to you. Insight The ‘Man Box’ is a preconceived set of beliefs that are taught to men throughout their lives. These ideals significantly contribute towards rates of male suicide in the UK. Solution Subvert the Man Box into ‘Shout Box’, a inclusive physical space which men can enter to vocalise the feelings that society often encourages them to bottle up.
  • Virgin Wing It
    Virgin Wing ItThis was a D&AD New Blood Awards winning submission for Virgin Atlantic. The brief was to create a new name, brand and set of assets for Virgin’s Flight + Hotel sub-brand that encouraged people to be more spontaneous and give it a try. My Solution was to build an identity that removes the detrimentally overwhelming choice presented when booking a holiday. Present the travel consumer with only three options at any one time throughout their booking journey to reduce the potential for confusion, d
  • Stumble Trip Theatre
    Stumble Trip TheatreStumble Trip Theatre approached me to design their Tour and PSHE workshop packs along with the poster for their run of “Heather & Harry’’ shows at The Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2018. It was essential that the documents captured the theatres playful and joyful presence whilst at the same time maintain a professional outfit particularly considering the sensitive content discussed in the PSHE workshop pack.
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Projects credited in
  • Meet D&AD’s New Blood Academy, Class of 2019.
    Meet D&AD’s New Blood Academy, Class of 2019.We’re excited to bring you this year’s wave of exciting creative talent from D&AD’s New Blood Academy supported by WPP. These bright sparks all managed to bag themselves a coveted Pencil at the New Blood Awards back in early July. From hundreds of applicants, they were hand selected by D&AD and their agency partners to take part in the ultimate prize - The New Blood Academy. This is an intensive 4-week programme that that catapults emerging creatives into the industry. Through a non-stop progr
  • Shout Box
    Shout BoxBrief Build a brand around a cause that means something to you. Insight The ‘Man Box’ is a preconceived set of beliefs that are taught to men throughout their lives. These ideals significantly contribute towards rates of male suicide in the UK. Solution Subvert the Man Box into ‘Shout Box’, an inclusive physical space which men can enter to vocalise the feelings that society often encourages them to bottle up.
Work history
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    Junior DesignerXYZ Brand Experience
    London, United KingdomFull Time
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    Junior Designer05Creative*
    Brighton, United KingdomFreelance
    Working across a range of dynamic corporate and non commercial client projects to produce meaningful design solutions. Assisting the design team in creating a variety of assets for print and digital including brand identity assets, newsletters, wall graphics and reports.
Skills
  • Brand Identity
  • Graphic Design
  • Motion Graphics
  • Logo Design
  • Layout Design
  • Poster Design
  • Visual Communication
  • Logo Animation
  • Web Design
  • UX Design
Education
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    BA (Hons) Graphic DesignUniversity of Hertfordshire
     - London, United Kingdom
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    BA (Hons) Creative Media PracticeBath Spa University
     - Bath, United Kingdom
Awards
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    Graphite PencilD&AD New Blood Awards
    Virgin Wing it for the Virgin Atlantic Brief