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Max Ferguson

Exhibitions AssistantLondon, United Kingdom
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Max Ferguson

Exhibitions AssistantLondon, United Kingdom
Projects
  • We are Rwandan
    We are Rwandan
Projects credited in
  • Creativity Works - Visual Storytelling with Magnum Photos
    Creativity Works - Visual Storytelling with Magnum PhotosThis work was produced during a 6-week intensive photography course with Create Jobs and Magnum Photos. Photographs were produced in fulfilment of a brief set by It's Nice That. The brief asked course participants to take photographs which portrayed what London was to them. Under the guidance of Magnum associate Sohrab Hura, a body of work was developed for display in an exhibition and to be printed in a zine. In the series i wanted to tell the story of London's 2019 youth culture through our
  • Creativity Works: Visual Storytelling with Magnumphotos
    Creativity Works: Visual Storytelling with MagnumphotosROLE MODELS Originally from North West London Kevin Chemuka’s recent move to East London has opened his eyes to the diverse friendship groups surrounding him. What lessons are your friendships teaching you? Are they good or bad? Chemuka believes that we are the products of our environment and the sum of the five people closest to us. Through this work, he seeks to encourage these observations as a conversation between young men. As he gets older, Chemuka has begun to observe and appreciate t
  • Creativity Works: Visual Storytelling with Magnum Photos
    Creativity Works: Visual Storytelling with Magnum PhotosThis work was produced during a 6-week intensive photography course with Create Jobs and Magnum Photos. Photographs were produced in fulfilment of a brief set by It's Nice That. The brief asked course participants to take photographs which portrayed what London was to them. Under the guidance of Magnum associate Sohrab Hura, a body of work was developed for display in an exhibition and to be printed in a zine. The concept for this project was the phrase 'we move'. According to the Urban Dictio
  • The Inner Me
    The Inner MeCreativity Works - Visual storytelling in association with Magnum Photos This project is based on a brief set by It's Nice That called "What is your London?" The Inner Me is a personal project focusing on four generations of women in my family (including myself)- through their stories we learn how they navigate being Black Caribbean women in the UK. My desire to document this history is driven by the lack of representation within mainstream media. As an exploration of what has changed and what
  • Creativity Works- Visual storytelling with  Magnum Photos
    Creativity Works- Visual storytelling with Magnum PhotosThe Pursuit Drawing inspiration from Photographers such as Gordon parks and Diana Markostain. The Pursuit is a documentary style photo series shot and edited by Randy Mankoto. It highlights concepts of faith and community of people within his church. He felt that this was an important and unique story to tell seeing, as London is filled with millions of people with multitude of beliefs. His pictures are a mixture of interior and exterior scenes which looks at moments of reflection and intimacy;
  • 'The Edge' - Creativity Works: Visual Storytelling with Magnum Photos
    'The Edge' - Creativity Works: Visual Storytelling with Magnum PhotosBrief: What's your London? 'The Edge' The project was formed through an experimental process of exploring the area around the artist’s home. Focussing on the suburbs – a part of London less observed – the project evolved through a process of making photographs along the rural/urban edges. The one image chosen to be on display in the exhibition depicts an intersection of the human element with nature, a hint, which leaves the viewer wondering. This resonates with the feelings of the artist, als
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Work history
    Retail Assistant
    Employed as a Civil Servant, providing excellent levels of friendly and knowledgeable customer service. Selling memberships as well as prints and editions worth up to £20,000. Meeting targets outlined by the management.
    Exhibitions Intern
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    Currently undertaking a three month internship with the exhibitions and curatorial department. Researching images, writing content, uploading content using CMS clients. Completing admin tasks as required, taking minutes in meetings, using database systems.
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Skills
  • Marketing PR
  • Visual Arts
  • Art Photography
  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Sculpture
  • Copywriting
  • Editing
  • Promotions
  • Client Services
  • Customer Services
  • Direct Sales
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Indesign
  • Photoshop
Education
    Photography
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    BA Hons