Laura Haines

Laura Haines

Designer, Art Director and EducatorLondon, United Kingdom
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Laura Haines

Laura Haines

Designer, Art Director and EducatorLondon, United Kingdom
About me
Design and Art Direction: integrated campaigns, consumer product and brand
Projects
  • Metropolitan Sepulchre
    Metropolitan SepulchreBranding for the Metropolitan Sepulchre: London's Biggest Celebration of the Dead. Standing taller than any other architectural feat in the city, the pyramid has dominated the London skyline since its completion in 1839. The concept, devised by Thomas Wilson and the Pyramid General Cemetery Company saved London from disease ridden, overcrowded burial grounds. Of course this story is entirely fictitious. Unbuilt plans, discarded ideas and the unexecuted, offer an insight into a different histor
  • Counterfactual Textbook
    Counterfactual TextbookUnbuilt plans, discarded ideas and the unexecuted, offer an insight into a different history. The alternate can tell us a lot about the zeitgeist of an era and helping to clarify how events have shaped the present, and will design the future. What would the world be like if we engineered our evolutionary path? Utilising the universal language of science this piece discusses how truth can be visually communicated through illustration. Although the contents of the counterfactual textbook ‘Genetic Revolution’ is fabricated, the reality is that controlling our DNA, growing organs and selecting genetic traits are all closer to becoming science fact rather than science fiction.
Projects credited in
  • Ghosts BBC Studios
    Ghosts BBC StudiosKey art photography for new BBC comedy.
Work history
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    DesignerBBC Studios
    London, United KingdomFull Time
    Kingston School of Art logo
    Kingston School of Art logo
    Visiting LecturerKingston School of Art
    Kingston upon Thames, United KingdomPart Time
    Visiting lecturer MA Communication Design
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Skills
  • Packaging
  • Print Design
  • Art Direction
  • Drawing
  • Digital
  • Typography
  • Design
Education
    Kingston School of Art logo
    Kingston School of Art logo
    Communication Design:illustrationKingston School of Art
     - London, United Kingdom
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    Set Design for Stage and ScreenWimbledon
     - London, United Kingdom
    1st year only
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