Libby Scarlett

Libby Scarlett

Artist, designer and educatorLondon, United Kingdom
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Libby Scarlett

Libby Scarlett

Artist, designer and educatorLondon, United Kingdom
About me
An artist, designer and educator specialising in community and education projects, proposing creative solutions to better connect with each other, the environment and ourselves.
Projects
  • Student Mental Health workshops
    Student Mental Health workshopsWorking with a group of 11 students from BA Graphic Design (Manchester School of Art) through a series of workshops I devised to explore their experiences of mental health whilst at university. After a discussion, the artworks were co-created between each student and myself through drawing conversations about a range of issues that came up. This project was a commissioned by the Wellcome Trust to illustrate Anna Lewis’ article about the student mental health crisis, published on Mosaic Science
  • Moss branding
    Moss brandingBranding and art direction for sustainable florist, Moss. mossflorist.co.uk
  • Creative Communities workshop
    Creative Communities workshopA workshop exploring creative community with a group of Level 5 students at Manchester School of Art.
  • Anonymous Letters (Studio Tej)
    Anonymous Letters (Studio Tej)An audio installation of short, unsigned letters installed as listening stations in the London YMCA Central building. These words of encouragement, of thanks, of support, of doubt, of anger, quietly act as a poetic provocation to invite curiosity around wellbeing. This rolling loop of mp3 readings was installed at five locations around London YMCA Central during September and October 2016, showcasing a wonderful range of expressions and anonymous human connections. Written by the general publ
  • Youth workshops - Whitworth Gallery
    Youth workshops - Whitworth GalleryPlanning and delivering workshops for the Whitworth Gallery's youth group (16-25 year-olds) around internal and external calm. Activities included exploring nature within the city, curating tiny spaces and breathing techniques. Photos by Sophie Lee.
  • Pioneering Places workshops
    Pioneering Places workshopsExploring a child-led process with Year 3 pupils at Ramsgate Arts Primary School, centring on Ramsgate Harbour. I worked with a small delivery team to create weekly workshops informed by the children’s interests. Over the course of the school year, this evolved to become a collaboration with the children, pushing ideas of art, the place they live and how it is experienced.
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Work history
    Royal Society of Arts logo
    Royal Society of Arts logo
    JudgeRoyal Society of Arts
     - London, United KingdomFreelance
    Part of the judging panel for the Pupil Design Awards 2020 (Year 11 and 12).
    Manchester School of Art logo
    Manchester School of Art logo
    Associate LecturerManchester School of Art
     - Manchester, United KingdomPart Time
    Online teaching on a cross-school group project to create a magazine. This also involved marking work from individual students of different disciplines and giving feedback.
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Skills
  • Adobe Indesign
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Graphic Communication
  • Graphic Design
  • Infographic Design
  • Photography
  • Data Analysis
  • Facilitating Workshops
  • Workshop Design
  • Workshop Delivery
Education
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    Introduction to Human-Centred DesignIDEO.org - Acumen NovoEd
     - 444 Spear St, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Goldsmiths, University of London logo
    Goldsmiths, University of London logo
    Short course in AnthropologyGoldsmiths, University of London
     - London, United Kingdom
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