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  • LocationPyrmont, Australia
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  • ProfessionsArt Director - Creative Director

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About me

Tea Uglow is Creative Director for Google's Creative Lab in Sydney. She works with cultural and creative organisations around the world exploring the space between technology and the arts and what can happen where they intersect. Tea has a history in the arts, a love of literature, and a problem with staying focused. She speaks graphics geek, a bit of web‑dev, some Python, a touch of digital strategy, remedial project management, and really bad French. Her likes include physical/digital, pen and ink, and carefully organised chaos doubt. At the moment the "interests" list contains: augmented audio, digital books, proximity tech, non-linear storytelling, and the physical web... plus a few things that are less tech-geek like uncertainty, small people, and yoga.

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Skills

  • Creative Direction
  • Talking
  • Creativity
  • Coffee Making
  • Mentoring

Work history

Currently

Creative Lab

Google

Mar 2006
  • Full Time
  • TL (Tea) Uglow is based in Sydney, Australia and has worked at Google for 10 years, as a founder of Google’s Creative Lab. She works on experimental design projects that seek to merge physical and digital properties in collaboration with existing cultural practitioners. Projects are collaborations with artists, charities and cultural organizations around the world that help artists and creators explore new forms of creative practice using digital tools. Previous projects include Editions at Play, Life in a Day, (with Ridley Scott) and the YouTube Symphony Orchestra (LSO) and partners like the Royal Shakespeare Company, LEGO, NASA and the Science Museum. Tea speaks globally on innovation and creativity. Her 2015 TEDx talk has over 1.5 million views. She has been a board member for Biennale of Sydney (Art), D&AD (Design) and AWARD (Advertising).

2001

Brand Manager

Oxbridgejobs.com

Nov 2009 - Jul 2001
  • Full Time

2009

Senior Designer

Wellcome Trust

Sep 2005 - May 2009
  • Full Time

2005

Design Manager

Christian Aid

Aug 2004 - Sep 2005
  • Full Time

2004

Design & Production Manager

Royal Academy of Arts

Sep 2001 - Sep 2004
  • Full Time

Education

2000

Sep 2009 - Jun 2000

2005

PG Design Management

University Of The Arts London

Sep 2004 - Jun 2005