Molly Benge
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Molly Benge

IllustratorLondon, United Kingdom
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Molly Benge
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Molly Benge

IllustratorLondon, United Kingdom
About me
I am Illustrator and Artist with over five years of experience in sales and customer service. I am skilled in the organisation and production of creative projects, including exhibition and workshop programmes. My work explores contemporary geopolitical issues such as feminism, inequality and the environment through colourful watercolour painting.
Projects
  • Cards Against Violence
    Cards Against ViolencePostcard illustration for a project raising money for Sistah Space, a Hackney-based charity supporting African and Caribbean heritage survivors of domestic violence who were evicted from their premises by Hackney Council. The money raised from the sale of the postcards will go towards helping them find a new, safe home to continue supporting these women in need of safety.
  • What Exactly Is Greenwashing In Fashion & How Can I Spot It?
    What Exactly Is Greenwashing In Fashion & How Can I Spot It?Editorial illustration for an article by Jemma Finch about greenwashing in fashion. https://www.refinery29.com/en-gb/what-is-greenwashing-fashion
  • Podcast Cover: Love Locked Down
    Podcast Cover: Love Locked DownIllustration and typography design for the podcast Love Locked Down.
  • Cover Design: Double Yolker
    Cover Design: Double YolkerIllustration and design for the single 'walkin', talkin', knife in, fork in' by Double Yolker.
  • Easter E-card: Tango Production
    Easter E-card: Tango ProductionIllustration and typography design commissioned by Tango Production for their easter e-card.
  • XXI The World
    XXI The WorldContribution to a riso printed poster book responding to the climate crisis.
Work history
    Ace & Tate logo
    Ace & Tate logo
    Customer Service AssistantAce & Tate
    London, United KingdomFull Time
    Assisting the general management of an upscale glasses retailer, including: - Managing the shop's customer service inquiries over email and the phone, as well as internal communications from the Ace & Tate head office. - Advising customers on products and processing sales. - Utilising skills in problem-solving and multi-tasking to track shipments through our order management system and mailing services. - Carrying out administrative duties that require a high level of organisation and attention to detail, including updating the shop's stock databases and scheduling eye tests.
    University of The Arts London (UAL) logo
    University of The Arts London (UAL) logo
    Project AssistantUniversity of The Arts London (UAL)
     - London, United KingdomInternship
    I worked on a project called 'Re-Illustrating Histories and Voices' which addresses the under representation of diverse voices in the teaching of theory and contextual studies in illustration, through co-creating a series of films that use interviews with practicing illustrators. My role was to assist the project leader in the logistics and organisation of the films, including: - Gathering research and pitching creative ideas. - Liaising with participating illustrators over email. - Scheduling meetings. - Writing and managing the project documentation, made up of minutes taken from meetings, briefing notes, interview questions and call sheets.
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Skills
  • Illustration
  • Photoshop
  • Indesign
  • Drawing
Education
    Camberwell College of Arts (UAL) logo
    Camberwell College of Arts (UAL) logo
    BA IllustrationCamberwell College of Arts (UAL)
     - London, United Kingdom