Salma Barakat
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Salma Barakat

Graphic DesignerLondon, United Kingdom
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Salma Barakat
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Salma Barakat

Graphic DesignerLondon, United Kingdom
About me
4 years design experience working with international small-medium companies. i meet lean branding requirements by developing brand personalities + ensuring they are presented cohesively across channels.
Projects
  • indigo+madder branding
    indigo+madder brandingA new art space, the first to offer south asian contemporary art exclusively to london. indigo+madder challenges preconceived notions of the region’s art by presenting emerging artists. A soft and approachable typeface was chosen for the logo to dialogue with london’s contemporary art scene. The recurring gradient theme references the gallery name, indigo and madder; a traditional dyeing process from the region.
  • BOTTLETOP Brand Collateral
    BOTTLETOP Brand CollateralBOTTLETOP is a sustainable-luxury fashion brand specialising in handbags + accessories made from up-cycled aluminium ringpulls. As in-house designer for 3 years, i worked across digital + print communication within existing guidelines and helped elevate the overall aesthetic. In 2016, BOTTLETOP required a cleaner looking website with seamless navigation, short customer journey + neater product pages. Photography took centre stage with exaggerated close-up product shots to demonstrate the handba
Work history
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    DesignerBottletop
     - London, United KingdomFull Time
    on-going visual communication for a london based sustainable-luxury fashion brand specialising in handbags made from up-cycled aluminium ringpulls. the aim was to communicate the workmanship + product tactility through print finishing and digital platforms.
Skills
  • Branding
  • Brand Design
  • Illustrator
  • Indesign
Education
    London College of Communication, UAL logo
    London College of Communication, UAL logo
    Post-graduate Diploma in Graphic DesignLondon College of Communication, UAL
     - London, United Kingdom
    London College of Fashion, UAL logo
    London College of Fashion, UAL logo
    BA Fashion Marketing PromotionLondon College of Fashion, UAL
     - London, United Kingdom