Kia Alicia Khan

coming of age photographer, graphic designer & marketer

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

Side Hustles

About me

A highly motivated individual who is enthusiastic and driven to learn. Has a background of art, graphic design, marketing and photography. Recently graduated with a bachelors in Contemporary Media Practice while working as a Livestream Editor at Endeavour Streaming after finishing a 2 year IT apprenticeship working as a Social Marketer & Graphic Designer at luxury womenswear company WALL London. Possesses professional experience in the fashion & live streaming industry. Currently looking for either full-time / part-time positions or apprenticeships within the following fields; photography, graphic design, marketing or editing.

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Skills

  • 35mm Film Photography
  • Polaroid Photography
  • Social Media Advertising
  • Social Media Management
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Studio Photography
  • Location Photography
  • Digital Photography
  • Graphic Design

Companies I’ve worked with

  • C

    City of Westminster College

    • T

      Trend Micro

      • D

        Dazed & Confused / Dazed Digital

        • B

          Blackhorse Workshop

          Work history

          2019

          Feb 2019 - Feb 2019
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • Paid commission in which I was tasked in creating a short promotional video highlighting London's creative flow for DAZED Digital in partnership with Design District in order to promote their newly built creative spaces in Greenwich Peninsula.

          2019

          Livestream Editor

          Endeavor Streaming

          Jan 2019 - Sep 2019
          • Old St, Hoxton, London, UK
          • Full Time
          • Part-time level 1 Sports Livestream Editor whose main responsibilities included hosting & ending streams, manage audio & visuals, manage slates, support off-site stream staff, solve errors / glitches / faults during streams, & edit together offline highlight reels from livestreams.

          2017

          Junior Social Marketer & Graphic Designer

          WALL London

          Jul 2015 - Apr 2017
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Full Time
          • Starting as an apprentice from the Tech City IT Apprenticeship, I furthered my role at the luxury womenswear company, WALL London, by working closely with the Head of Marketing & Head of Graphic Design. I primarily created graphics for both the company’s main website and affiliated social media accounts, as well as for newsletters and seasonal catalogues. I took on the role of main content creator for their social media pages halfway through the apprenticeship and took on small jobs such as filming and editing behind the scenes videos of photoshoots. I began working part-time for the company when I began my further studies at the University of Westminster; working primarily on website design & back-end work, newsletter graphics and social media content.

          2015

          Exhibition Commission

          Trend Micro

          Mar 2015 - Mar 2015
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • I was commissioned to create an interpretation piece(s) based on the brief “Digital Futures” to later exhibit in their office. TREND Micro had a private showing of the final works in their London office on 5th March, and later opened the exhibition to the public from the 6th-10th March 2015.

          2014

          Portrait Photographer

          City of Westminster College

          Nov 2014 - Nov 2014
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Internship
          • A paid internship with City of Westminster College's Marketing Department in which I would photograph students for the college Facebook page’s ‘What Are You Wearing’ project, as well as various events going on around the college. I would photograph and touch up the images before handing them over for publishing on the Facebook page.

          2014

          Events Photographer

          Blackhorse Workshop

          Jan 2014 - Jan 2014
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • Unpaid work experience where I photographed the overall public opening night of the workshop. I photographed people participating in the workshops, speeches given, and the final unveiling. The photographs were used by Blackhorse Workshop to promote their business on various social networking sites.

          Education

          Currently

          NFC L2L for Higher Level Studies in IT

          Tech City Apprenticeships

          Jul 2016
          • Aldgate, London EC3A, UK
          • Achieved a Merit

          2019

          BA (Hons) Contemporary Media Practice

          The University of Westminster

          Sep 2016 - Sep 2019
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Specialising in Photography

          2015

          Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma in Art and Design

          City of Westminster College

          Sep 2013 - Jun 2015
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Achieved a DDM (Distinction, Distinction, Merit)