Theodora Silver

Design strategist & creative director

Level
Junior
Location
United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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About me

A Londoner with a BBA in Strategic Design & Management from Parsons School of Design (NY). I am creative, engaging with people through design, as well as a strategic thinker. Combining skills in design strategy and communication to be the most compassionate and thoughtful in my vision. I have a diverse background of work experience in: fashion & lifestyle publications, the luxury industry, fashion styling, design, events management and creative advertising, marketing and strategy. With a naturally vivid imagination and creative flair, I hope to pursue new opportunities in experience design, creative direction, advertising and marketing.

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Skills

  • Fashion
  • Advertising
  • Events
  • Marketing PR
  • Visual Arts
  • Art Direction
  • Journalism
  • Design
  • Make-up
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Excel
  • Illustrator
  • Indesign
  • Office
  • Photoshop

Companies I’ve worked with

  • The Brooklyn Brothers

    The Brooklyn Brothers

    • Advertising
  • TOPSHOP TOPMAN

    TOPSHOP TOPMAN

    • Fashion and Textiles
  • F

    Freelance

    • Refinery29

      Refinery29

      • Publishing

    Work history

    Currently

    Creative Strategist

    MATTE PROJECTS

    May 2018
    • New York, United States
    • Freelance
    • Roles: Experience design, Content curation and creation, Social content, copywriting brand materials (brand book, guidelines, language guide, website, etc), film treatment strategy, cultural programming and strategy, Clients: Balmain, the Met Gala afterparty (The Butter Group/ Rihanna), Dolce & Gabbana, Full Moon festival, Bari Studio, Pure Barre, The Shed, Verte, Roc Nation.

    Currently

    Creative Director & Stylist

    Freelance

    Feb 2015
    • New York, United States
    • Freelance
    • I provide creative direction, styling, makeup and production services for graduate students editorial shoots and lookbooks.

    2018

    Creative Strategist

    The Brooklyn Brothers

    Mar 2018 - May 2018
    • New York, United States
    • Freelance
    • Freelance strategist working on projects for The Financial Times & Rémy Martin.

    2018

    Brand Partnerships

    Refinery29

    Oct 2017 - Mar 2018
    • New York, United States
    • Freelance
    • Working directly below creative director and cofounder Piera Gelardi, I bounced between brand partnerships and creative strategy. Copywriting their corporate site, brand book, visual/language guides and event manifesto I also worked on a creative strategy for their mega-installation 29Rooms, concocting upcoming themes and partnerships, and writing a manifesto for the event itself.

    2017

    Editorial Intern

    CR Fashion Book

    Feb 2017 - May 2017
    • New York, United States
    • Internship
    • Pitching new stories, writing copy, building stories using custom CMS, running the editorial website, including social media platforms Tumblr & Pinterest.

    2017

    Content Curation

    Arteviste

    Jul 2016 - May 2017
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Internship
    • Website coordination, editorial, editing, brand partnerships, managing online content and event organization - art talks, supper clubs, etc.

    2015

    Freelance strategist

    Mother London

    Jul 2015 - Aug 2015
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • Benchmarking and strategy for an upcoming cosmetics line, concept strategy for installation and event.

    2015

    Design intern

    Mother London

    Jun 2015 - Jul 2015
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Internship
    • Design and strategy for print/radio/ TV advertising

    2015

    Stylist

    Diesel

    Jan 2015 - Feb 2015
    • New York, United States
    • Internship
    • Support for model casting and fittings. Prep and styling of collection (Diesel Black Gold). Documenting looks, organising run of show, pre-show model prep, backstage help during show.

    2013

    Special Events Assistant

    Masterpiece London

    Feb 2013 - Jun 2013
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • Brochure development, securing advertisers, procuring luxury prizes for both a silent and live auction. Public relations and marketing, party and raffle ticket sales, sourcing and scheduling volunteers. Organising a David Bailey fundraiser for Canon Inc at the Bulgari Hotel, London. Front of house organisation of the events team.

    2011

    Design Intern

    TOPSHOP TOPMAN

    Jun 2011 - Aug 2011
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Internship
    • Design team for S/S11 RTW Topshop Boutique LFW Collection and Topshop summer collection (playsuits, shorts & trousers)

    Education

    2017

    Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) with hons

    Parsons School of Design

    Aug 2013 - May 2017
    • New York, United States
    • BBA Strategic Design & Management 3.81 GPA , Graduated with Academic Honors 2017 Dean's List 2013-2017 Dean's Scholarship 2013-2017

    2013

    Art and Design Foundation

    Central Saint Martins

    Sep 2012 - Mar 2013
    • London, United Kingdom

    2012

    Sep 2010 - Jul 2012
    • United Kingdom
    • A-Level's/Cambridge pre-u's: A* - Art A - Spanish A - Classical Civilisation B - Critical Thinking