Graphic Design & Art Direction
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Shelby is a multidisciplinary Designer, Art Director and recent graduate from the MA Visual Communication program at the Royal College of Art (Distinction, 2019). She grew up in Canada where she studied design at York University, and began her career in Toronto.

Her ongoing independent research focuses on the conception of (national) identity in divisive times, with a special focus on North America. Over the past eight years she has worked with Wallpaper* Magazine (UK), Roots Canada Ltd. (CA), Peekd (DE), Royal College of Art (UK) and the Toronto International Film Festival (CA). Her specialisms include branding, packaging, typography, illustration, art direction and strategy. 

Her work has been featured in Typography Referenced, on Creative Boom, in various publications from the Royal College of Art and University of the Arts London, and she has been invited to deliver talks in both Canada and the United Kingdom.

Currently working between London and Toronto with a range of clients in music, publishing and fashion, she is also a part-time lecturer in communication design (Brunel University London 19/20).

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Full CV available upon request.

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