Lisa Rahman

Creative Direction & Graphic Design

Level
Senior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

Projects credited in

About me

A Creative Director with over 12 years industry experience specialising in Branding, Graphic Design, Editorial, Art Direction, Ideation, Events, Social Media creative, Ideas decks. Industry awards include: SPD SILVER MEDAL. 2 SPD MERIT AWARDS. 3 DANDAD PENCIL AWARDS. BSME RISING STAR, BEST PRINT DESIGNER WINNER. PPA COVER OF THE YEAR SHORTLIST. All the projects featured here are testament to what happens when teamwork and big ideas come together. I've tried to credit anyone who's not yet on The Dots in my captions, focussing specifically on Art Departments but there's many other amazing brains behind the scenes to thank also. See instagram: @lisrah

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Skills

  • Art Direction
  • Design
  • Creative Direction
  • Print Campaigns
  • Indesign
  • Photoshop
  • Concept and Ideation
  • Brand Direction
  • Creative
  • Creative Art Direction

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Condé Nast Britain

    Condé Nast Britain

    • Publishing
  • UAL (University Of The Arts London)

    UAL (University Of The Arts London)

    • Design
  • Hearst Magazines UK

    Hearst Magazines UK

    • Publishing
  • Creative Mentor Network

    Creative Mentor Network

    • Social Enterprise

Work history

Currently

Creative Direction and Graphic Design

Self Employed

Apr 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Clients include: Ogilvy, Hardie Grant Books, ELLE, Marks & Spencers, C-LL-CT-V-LY

2020

Jan 2020 - Jan 2020
  • 16 John Islip St, Westminster, London SW1P 4JU, UK
  • Freelance
  • Lecture, presentations and critiques for 2nd Year BA (Hons) Graphic Design students at Chelsea College of Arts on an editorial focussed project.

2020

Jul 2019 - Feb 2020
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • THE CMN MISSION is to make the creative industries more socio-economically diverse and inclusive by supporting young people from low-income backgrounds into careers in the creative industries through mentoring. Mentor (August - October 2019) Mentor with Waltham Forest Future Creatives (Oct 2019 - Jan 2020)

2018

Creative Director

Condé Nast Britain

Nov 2017 - Mar 2018
  • Vogue House, 1-2 Hanover Square, Mayfair, London W1S 1JU, UK
  • Full Time
  • Head of Art Department and REDESIGN of GLAMOUR to it's first BIANNUAL addition of GLAMOUR Beauty Book

2017

Nov 2015 - Nov 2017
  • Vogue House, 1-2 Hanover Square, Mayfair, London W1S 1JU, UK
  • Full Time
  • Head of Art Department, GLAMOUR

2015

Deputy Art Director

ELLE UK

Jan 2013 - Nov 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Publisher: Hearst Magazines UK

2015

Art Director

ELLE Collections

Nov 2012 - Feb 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Publisher: Hearst Magazines UK

2013

Acting Associate Art Director

ELLE UK

Aug 2012 - Jan 2013
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Publisher: Hearst Magazines UK

2012

Designer

ELLE UK

Jul 2010 - Aug 2012
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Publisher: Hearst Magazines UK

2010

Jul 2009 - Jul 2010
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Freelance designer for Elle / Elle Collections / Elle Supplements/ Elle Marketing/ Psychologies magazine

2009

Design Intern

ELLE UK

Jul 2008 - Jul 2009
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Publisher: Hearst Magazines UK

Education

2008

Sep 2005 - Jul 2008
  • 16 John Islip St, Westminster, London SW1P 4JU, UK
  • FIRST CLASS HONOURS. Chelsea College of Art and Design

2005

Foundation Diploma in Graphic Design

UAL (University Of The Arts London)

Sep 2004 - Jul 2005
  • London, United Kingdom
  • DISTINCTION. London College of Communication

Awards

2017

PPA, Cover of the Year (Shortlist)

PPA Awards

  • GLAMOUR (UK) Cover: Kylie Jenner Subscribers cover

2016

SPD AWARD (Merit Winner)

SPD

  • ELLE Collections Category: Entire Issue

2016

BSME (Rising Stars), Best Print Designer

BSME

  • ELLE (UK) and ELLE Collections

2015

D&AD PENCIL AWARD

D&AD

  • ELLE Collections Category: Illustration for Design, Magazines

2015

SPD AWARD (Merit Winner)

SPD

  • ELLE Collections, Beauty Feature. Category: Best Section

2015

BSME, Best Art Team (Shortlist)

BSME

  • ELLE (UK)

2014

D&AD PENCIL AWARD

D&AD

  • ELLE Collections AW13 Category: Entire Issue, Magazines

2013

SPD AWARD (Silver Medal)

SPD

  • ELLE Collections. Category: Best Section