Lu Williams

Artist / Creative Director / Learning and Engagement

Level
Mid Level
Location
Southend-on-Sea, Leigh-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

About me

I am an Artist, Creative director and Events Manager who creates exciting arts and music based events, installations, workshops and digital content.

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Skills

  • Events
  • Visual Arts
  • Art Direction
  • Premier Pro
  • Social Media
  • Promotion
  • Welding
  • Microsoft Office
  • Mold Making
  • Plaster and Silicone Casting
  • SLR Cameras
  • Adobe Illustrator Indesign Photoshop Lightroom
  • Black Magic Camera Operation
  • Djing
  • Wood Workshop

Companies I’ve worked with

  • S

    Self Employed

    • G

      Grrrl Zine Fair

      • U

        United Photos Industries

        Work history

        Currently

        Apr 2014
        • Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • Grrrl Zine Fair is run by artist Lu Williams and celebrates contemporary feminism though zines, live events, practical workshops and a pop up library that tours the world. @grrrlzinefair grrrlzinefair.com hello@grrrlzinefair.com https://www.facebook.com/grrrlzinefair/

        2015

        Aug 2016 - Sep 2015
        • New York, United States
        • Freelance
        • Construction of exhibitions on site at Photoville, a free photography festival in brooklyn bridge park. Installing work within UPI's gallery in Dumbo. Liasion with artists and volunteers. School tours. General logistics of workshops and talks.

        2016

        Promoter & Resident DJ

        Self Employed

        Sep 2014 - Feb 2016
        • Oxford, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • Tasks included design of promotional materials and there distribution, Social Media, Event planning, Artist booking, Venue booking, DJing and selling tickets.

        2015

        Artists Assistant

        Self Employed

        Aug 2014 - Sep 2015
        • Berlin, Germany
        • Freelance
        • Once a year, for the past two years i have worked with David Thorpe in Berlin, for a month at a time, helping him create his large scale sculptures.

        Education

        2016

        FA(hons) BFine Art

        The University of Oxford

        Oct 2013 - Jul 2016
        • Manor Rd, Oxford OX1 3UJ, UK
        • Contemporary Fine Art degree with art history, philiosophy and anatomical drawing exams.

        2013

        Foundation Diploma

        Central Saint Martins (UAL)

        Sep 2012 - May 2013
        • London, United Kingdom

        Awards

        2016

        Bloomberg New Contemporaries

        Bloomberg

        • Shortlisted