Willem Hampson

Willem Hampson

IllustratorLondon, United Kingdom
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Willem Hampson

Willem Hampson

IllustratorLondon, United Kingdom
About me
Creative and motivated illustrator with a keen eye for detailed observation. Adaptable and always eager to develop new skills. Personable, with the ability to work individually or as part of a larger team. Currently based in London though in a position to move for work.
Projects
  • Protect and extend democracy
    Protect and extend democracyEditorial illustration for Bristol Festival of Idea's. Accompanying various articles within the broader theme of how to protect and extend democracy.
  • Ophelia
    OpheliaLong-listed entry for Tate Collective's billboard competition. The piece was made in response to ‘Ophelia’ by John Everett Millais. Black ink, oil pastel and collage on paper.
  • A Poetic City
    A Poetic CityBristol: A Poetic City explores the life and legacy of the 18th century poet Thomas Chatterton. The comic book publication was released for free across multiple venues in Bristol in autumn 2020. The full comic can be seen for free here: https://www.ideasfestival.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Bristol-Poetic-City-Comic-Low-res-PDF.pdf
  • The Sopranos
    The SopranosA personal project of character illustrations, using the TV show 'The Sopranos' as reference.
  • Beer label for Common Wealth
    Beer label for Common WealthThis label was designed for the launch event of Common Wealth, a political think tank.
  • Stir to action Magazine - Editorial Illustration
    Stir to action Magazine - Editorial IllustrationIllustration to accompany the article 'Community Economic Development' in Stir magazine.
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Work history
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    IllustratorSelf Employed
    London, United KingdomFreelance
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    IllustratorSelf Employed
    London, United KingdomFreelance
Skills
  • Screen Printing
  • Etching
  • Drawing
  • Animation
  • Storyboarding
  • Photoshop
  • Adobe Flash
  • Illustration
  • Painting
Education
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    BA(Hons) IllustrationUniversity of the West of England
     - Bristol, United Kingdom
Awards
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    RWA Poster competitionRoyal West of England Art Academy, Bristol
    I was selected as the winning entrant of an illustrated poster competition for the exhibition 'Strange Worlds: Visions of Angela Carter' at the Royal West of England Academy. My poster was displayed at the exhibition and used in advertising and promotion.
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    Colston Hall Poster competitionColston Hall / Bristol Music Trust
    I was selected as the winning entrant of an illustrated poster competition for the 2017 spring lineup of The Lantern, the partner venue of Bristol's Colston Hall. The poster and line up was displayed in large scale in Bristol city center.