Kate Gaughran

Kate Gaughran - Designer

London, United Kingdom

Freelance designer based in London with over ten years of experience. Recent clients include Fourth Estate, HarperCollins, Little, Brown etc

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Overview

Languages
English
Non-Fiction
Architecture
Art
Biographies & Memoirs
Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits
Design
History
Photography
Politics & Current Affairs
Sports & outdoor recreation
Technology
Travel
Fiction
Children's - Middle Grade
Crime & Mystery
Fantasy
Humor & Comedy
Literature
Science Fiction
Thriller
Young Adult & Teen

Certifications

  • London College of Printing MA, Typo/graphic Studies
  • Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology BA Int., Design in Interactive Media
  • Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology Dip Des Com, Design Communications

Work experience

Art Direction and Design

Kate Gaughran
January, 2013 – Present (about 6 years)

Book cover designer.

Cover Designer

HarperCollins Publishers
June, 2009 – January, 2013 (over 3 years)

Book cover designer for various genres.

Freelance Graphic Designer

EMI Music
January, 2006 – November, 2008 (almost 3 years)

Album cover designer for The Red Room (EMI's in-house design team).

Freelance Art Director

TMP Worldwide
November, 2005 – January, 2006 (3 months)

Worked alongside a copywriter to come up with ideas/designs for recruitment adverts.

Freelance Graphic Designer

HarperCollins Publishers
August, 2004 – November, 2004 (3 months)

Freelance designer for the Marketing Department - posters, bookers etc.

Graphic Designer

W1 Design
August, 2001 – August, 2003 (about 2 years)

Graphic designer for a small design company based in Dublin. Designed various things for printing - branding, booklets, posters, logos etc.

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