Yvonne Gyamfi
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Yvonne Gyamfi

Visual artist and WriterLondon, United Kingdom
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Yvonne Gyamfi

Visual artist and WriterLondon, United Kingdom
About me
I am a creative, enthusiastic and inquisitive visual artist, with great problem solving and team-working skills as well as desire to create and facilitate art that reflects the experiences of marginalised communities. After completing a Bachelors degree in Interaction Design Art, I became interested in how different mediums such as film, photography and poetry could be used to explore social concepts and taboos
Projects
  • The Quarantine Diaries
    The Quarantine Diaries'The Quarantine Diaries' is a submission lead book series based on the experiences of creatives during times the global Covid-19 pandemic.
  • Skin to Skin Reflect
    Skin to Skin ReflectStudies have shown that we as a people are the most isolated we have ever been. With the rising figures of depression and anxiety ‘Skin to Skin Reflect’ symbolises the coldness of our own company and the childlike vulnerability we have when alone
  • I Feel You Still
    I Feel You StillThis project was based on a brief titled 'What is your London?'. I believe that Language, when used for connection rather than division paints a much more vivid and colourful image. Growing up in Newham, East London, there was an understanding of how not to speak in more ‘prestigious’ spaces, how to talk in a way that, ultimately, meant shedding what came naturally to you. But why? These ways of speaking have a purpose far beyond just transferring of information. There's an intimacy to be val
Projects credited in
  • Ralph & Russo Couture - Road to The Runway
    Ralph & Russo Couture - Road to The RunwayAn insight into the making of the Ralph & Russo SS20 Haute Couture collection and show.
  • 'Madea' Music video
    'Madea' Music videoMusic video directed by me for Fred Jones single 'Madea' Director - Faith Aylward @didudietho DOP - Yvonne Gyamfi @karmapedan AD + Grader - Bunmi Oyateru @bunmi.ft Camera Op - Alan Johnson @alanjohnsonfilm Editor - Matt Towndrow @matttowndrow Stylist - Chrissie Mckenna @Chrissiemckenna Creative Consultant - Nish Rowe @nish_rowe_tattoo Moving performers - Nish Rowe, Tope Babalola @daily_babs & Tameraebi @Iamtamaraebi BTS - Elliot Boydell @futuristickfunk , Kenyas Eye @kenyaseye Creative assi
  • Creativity Works - Visual storytelling in association with Magnum Photos
    Creativity Works - Visual storytelling in association with Magnum PhotosA 6-week photography program for Londoners aged 18-24 years old, mentored by Sohrab Hura. This intensive course seeks to equip London's young creative talent with the connections, skills, knowledge and inspiration to tell stories that are important to them and that inform and impact social change. Through a range of practical workshops and activities, critique sessions and talks, twenty-five young Londoners will develop their own visual language and the skills required to understand photography
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Work history
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    Social Media Content CreatorFutureSNDS
    London, United KingdomFreelance
    Editing content for a Dj Collective and event coverage
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Skills
  • Video Editing
  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Photography
  • Photoshop
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Studio Assistance
  • Adobe Bridge
  • Microsoft Office
  • Sewing
  • Fashion Design
Education
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    Interaction Design ArtsUAL LCC
     - London, United Kingdom