Shelby Guergis

Designer & Researcher

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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About me

Shelby is a multidisciplinary designer, researcher and recent graduate of the MA Visual Communication program at the Royal College of Art. Her research is centered around the conception of national identity in divisive times, with a special focus on Canada. In addition to this, she has worked with a range of clients across North America and Europe in sectors spanning fashion, arts & culture, publishing, not-for-profit and tech. Currently available for freelance, short-term contract and collaborative projects I can be reached at: shelby.guergis@network.rca.ac.uk

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Skills

  • Graphic Design
  • Web Design
  • Research
  • Strategy
  • Editorial Design
  • Environmental Design
  • Branding
  • Typography
  • Illustration
  • Art Directing

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Royal College of Art

    Royal College of Art

    • Education & Research
  • Wallpaper*

    Wallpaper*

    • Publishing
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    Toronto International Film Festival

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      Work history

      2019

      Graphic Designer

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      Jan 2019 - May 2019
      • Berlin, Germany
      • Freelance

      2019

      SoC Student Rep

      Royal College of Art

      Sep 2018 - May 2019
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time

      2018

      Graphic Designer (Contract)

      Toronto International Film Festival

      Jul 2018 - Aug 2018
      • Toronto, Canada
      • Full Time

      2017

      Graphic Designer

      Roots Canada Ltd.

      Feb 2015 - Jul 2017
      • Toronto, Canada
      • Full Time

      2012

      Design Intern

      Wallpaper*

      Jun 2012 - Jul 2012
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Internship

      Education

      2019

      Master of Arts

      Royal College of Art

      Oct 2017 - Jun 2019
      • London, United Kingdom
      • A program which, at its core, is about challenging traditional notions of communication and pushing the boundaries of creative discipline. While at the RCA I conducted extensive research into the conception of national identity in divisive times with a special focus on Canada. - Achieved a distinction on my dissertation (September 2018). - Part-time student worker assisting with open days (2018-19).

      2013

      Sep 2009 - Jun 2013
      • Toronto, Canada
      • A multidisciplinary degree emphasizing creative and strategic thinking, while combining practice, theory and history. During my studies I took courses in typography, packaging, editorial, information design, branding, design history, and motion design. - Recipient of the York University Undergraduate Entrance Award (2009).