Maya Mensah

Maya Mensah

Creative @ NetflixLondon, United Kingdom
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Maya Mensah

Maya Mensah

Creative @ NetflixLondon, United Kingdom
About me
Between Berlin and London. Currently Creative at Netflix and with additional experience in Music Video production, direction and photography. instagram: @mensuh
Projects
  • Ralph & Russo Couture - Road to The Runway
    Ralph & Russo Couture - Road to The RunwayAn insight into the making of the Ralph & Russo SS20 Haute Couture collection and show.
  • Princess of Abyssinia
    Princess of AbyssiniaThe beautiful Rahiwa styled by Maisha Marshall-Ende and shot and creative directed by me. We shot this at Sabahar, an authentic weaving business located in Addis Ababa. It was a pleasure to return to the country I grew up in to shoot this project, which explores 'the beauty of woman' through the lens of Ethiopian cultural features. We got to work with some real silk-producing butterflies as well!
  • Burna Boy
    Burna BoyExperimental pictures of Burna Boy taken on the set of a Music Video.
  • Carnival '17
    Carnival '17
  • Tiana Major
    Tiana Major
  • Studio Edits
    Studio Edits
Projects credited in
  • Creative Debuts
    Creative DebutsCreative Debuts is a platform celebrating the brightest emerging artists and designers. Its mission is to make art more accessible and to tackle the hurdles faced by undiscovered creatives. The aim of the new identity and website was to showcase the art within a contemporary environment and to provide an immersive user experience. The challenging part was to create a backend, that handles the user generated content, to guarantee quality control. https://www.creativedebuts.co.uk/
  • 360 Exhibition - Creative Debuts
    360 Exhibition - Creative DebutsInvolved within a creative exhibition involving 15 artists in collaboration with Creative Debuts. Showcased 4 pieces of photographic work, heavily themed around vulnerability and how this effects women's views on their body.
  • 'Guilty Pleasure & Perspective' - 360 Exhibition
    'Guilty Pleasure & Perspective' - 360 ExhibitionThe '360 Exhibition' curated by Maya Mensah & Yvonne in partnership with Creative Debuts was about highlighting and documenting art through many different mediums, which I had the opportunity to participate in. The theme for this project was 'Perspective' in which I had to use and portray through my work. For once, I took a different approach and took it quite personal and thought I'd create this project from 'my perspective' using more than one medium. Below are some visual photographs of mysel
Work history
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    Creative AssistantNetflix
    Berlin, GermanyFull Time
    Working alongside Creative Executives to evaluate pitches and create original series for the German market.
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    Style Production InternManagement Artists
    London, United KingdomInternship
    Management Artists is an international team of agents and producers that represent and foster the careers of the highest caliber talent in photography, creative direction, styling and beauty. With offices in New York, Paris and Milan, Management Artists provides a full range of services to both its worldwide exclusive artists and clients, including full photo shoot production, syndication and licensing as well as the development of special projects such as books and exhibitions. Editorial clients include Vogue Italia, Vogue US, Vogue UK, Vogue Germany, Vogue Paris, Harper's Bazaar US, Harper's Bazaar UK, V, Interview, Love, Elle US, InStyle, T Magazine, Numero, Another, Gentle Woman and Fantastic Men among many others. Advertising clients include Christian Dior, Givenchy, LVMH, Giorgio Armani, Gianni Versace, Moschino, Missoni, Jil Sander, Calvin Klein, Donna Karan, the Gap, Estee Lauder, L'Oreal among many others. As an intern in the style and casting division, my responsibilities include Corresponding with top caliber clients Putting together talent portfolios Updating and keeping the website well formatted Creating monthly newsletters Assisting with production for talent jobs Assisting with social media production Content creation Working with the agents to ensure talent & client satisfaction Sorting out accommodation and couriers for talents Office maintenance
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Skills
  • Adobe Create Suite
  • Photoshop
  • Editing
  • Promotional Concepts
  • Visual Concept
  • Music Curation
  • Photography
  • Film
  • Art and Creative Direction
Education
    University of The Arts London (UAL) logo
    University of The Arts London (UAL) logo
    BA Media CommunicationsUniversity of The Arts London (UAL)
    London, United Kingdom
    I currently study Media Communications at UAL.
    University of The Arts London (UAL) logo
    University of The Arts London (UAL) logo
    Art and Design Foundation Degree (Film)University of The Arts London (UAL)
     - London, United Kingdom
    I completed the Art & Design Foundation Degree in the Film pathway.
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