© 2018 by Eva Kubacka

Education

September 2016 - present
University of Brighton
BA (Hons) Fashion Communication and Business Studies

September 2014 - June 2016
City College of Bristol
Access to Higher Education in Art and Design (Merit +)

September 2008 - June 2011
II Liceum Ogolnoksztalcace w Kedzierzynie-Kozlu (Poland) A-level equivalent achieved

RESUME
Work Experience and Employment

October 2018 - present

Fashion Scout / Graduate Fashion Foundation, Graphics Assistant

Creating graphics for website and social media platforms, writing articles and listicles, press releases, researching emerging fashion designers, helping with organisation of the events, completing general office and admin tasks.

May 2018 - present
University of Brighton, Gallery Steward
Helping with the organisation of exhibitons and shows held in the university buildings, providing customer service to visitors and guests, using radio system to communicate with colleagues and supervisors, research advocate into the arts.

November 2017 - August 2018
The Revival Collective Brighton, Writer

http://www.therevivalcollective.com
Creating content to set themes around sustainability and ethics in fashion, researching and analysing related subjects, taking part in and organising workshops and events around local fashion businesses promoting upcycling, clothes swapping, sourcing and creating images to support articles, generating ideas for content, comminicating with the team through digital platforms and attending regular meetings.

September 2016 - June 2018
University of Brighton, Student Representative
Acting as a point of contact for other students, being available during lunch breaks and after lecture hours, attending and organising meetings with lecturers and tutors, gathering feedback from other students via digital survey platforms, and verbal and written communication, developing strategies and solving problems.

May 2015 - August 2018
Marks & Spencer, Customer Assistant/Stylist
Providing an excellent customer experience through high quality customer service, following marketing and visual merchandising instructions to ensure the displays reflect best seller items and products on promotion, maintaining visual presence of the store, including dressing up window displays, providing styling advice to customers, staying up to date with the latest trends and products, communicating in a clear and professional manner, processing sales payments through the till including handling cash and card transactions.

Languages

Polish - fluent

English - fluent

German - beginner 

Spanish - beginner

Eva Kubacka is an artist and aspiring art director studying in Brighton. She explores graphic design, photography and imaging within fashion and beyond. Eva’s work is often conceptual however, she doesn’t steer away from commercial projects. Her involvement in Strip Magazine as co-art director, photographer and editor allowed her to fully examine the publishing market, related software and environmental issues in fashion industry. Apart from magazine work Eva creates zines and mini books. These publications express author’s thoughts, ideas and comments on current issues, lifestyle, philosophy, aesthetics, etc. 

ABOUT
Skills

Skilled researcher, able to source information from a variety of media

Confident using Social Media including Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook

Proficient with Mac and PC systems
Accomplished using Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator

Experienced designing editorials for magazines
Adept typographer, collage, and illustration artist
Knowledgeable on logistics of photographic shoots
Skilled in using studio lights, analogue, and digital SLR cameras
Able to create GIFs and digital promotional material
Knowledgeable and interested in current trends
Experienced creating written content for digital platform
Confident preparing and giving presentations that convey creative ideas and concepts