Maureen Kargbo

Event Production and Set Design

Level
Junior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

Projects credited in

About me

Freelance Event Producer and Set Designer

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Skills

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Photography
  • Fashion Styling
  • Art Direction
  • Event Curation
  • Organising Photoshoots
  • Creative Direction
  • Risk Assessment
  • Set Design

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • V&A

    V&A

    • Arts and Culture
  • Create Jobs

    Create Jobs

    • HR and Recruitment
  • F

    Freelance

    • London College of Fashion, UAL

      London College of Fashion, UAL

      • Education & Research

    Work history

    Currently

    Event Producer

    GUAP Magazine

    Jan 2020
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance

    Currently

    Event and Content Producer/Set Designer

    Freelance

    Nov 2019
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • - Collaborate with brands and clients to lead the curation of a creative project - Roles include event or shoot management, curation, creative direction and set design - Managing project budgets and finances - Supervising a creative team

    Currently

    Fashion Content Producer (Part-time)

    GUAP Magazine

    Apr 2019
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • - Creatively direct and produce editorials for the magazine’s quarterly issues and online - Host a weekly Instagram stories series, Fashun Politiks - Co-produce Youtube/IGTV series, Culture Matters

    2019

    Backstage Manager

    Fashion Scout

    Sep 2019 - Sep 2019
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • - Worked during London Fashion Week SS20 - Managed the backstage area which included designers, models and hair and makeup teams; supervised the volunteers - Used initiative to plan ahead and predict series of events in a timed restrained environment - Supported in final line ups, calling of running orders and backstage model changes - Assisted the rest of the team in areas which needed support

    2019

    Gallery Assistant

    Fashion Space Gallery

    May 2019 - Oct 2019
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • - Supported all activities and events hosted by the Gallery, including exhibitions - Ensured the correct care of core objects - Supported the press, marketing, events and design teams - Updated website, social media and creating newsletters

    2019

    Administration Assistant

    The Film Office

    Nov 2018 - May 2019
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Internship
    • - Processing FilmHub applications and managing online location library and enquiries - Photography and editing via Photoshop/Lightroom - Social media and updating the website - Undertaking film industry research and training

    2018

    Sep 2018 - Sep 2018
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • - Researched the contemporary eyewear brand landscape to create context of the current market - Researched the brand’s social media best practices - Filed and structured research in an organised manner

    2018

    Fashion Assistant

    Fvshion Dvting Presents

    Mar 2018 - Jun 2018
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • - Assisted in pulling clothes and looks from brands, PRs and showrooms, in an organised fashion - Worked closely with a vast range of clothing and accessories, which were mostly very expensive or made of precious and delicate materials - Assisted with the styling preparation for Beyonce's OTR II short film and photoshoot

    2019

    Volunteer Event Coordinator (Part-time)

    Victoria and Albert Museum

    Sep 2017 - Mar 2019
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • - Helped plan the museum's youth exhibitions and events incl. the V&A’s monthly Friday Late - Served as a representative on the day (dealing with visitor queries, introducing guest speakers etc.)

    Education

    Currently

    BA(Hons) Globalisation: History, Politics and Culture (School of Arts and Humanities)

    The University of Brighton

    Oct 2014
    • Brighton, United Kingdom