CHIRAG H PATEL

  • Art Director + Producer + Graphic Designer
  • London, UK

I'm a multi-disciplined, end to end creative with 10 years experience within the Fashion, Retail & Design sector. My skills include providing Branding, Graphic Design (Print & Digital), Art Direction for advertising campaigns & all photography, model casting, shoot production, budget management, set design, styling, & print management services for brands & clients, who include Hawes & Curtis, GHOST, LeiVanKash Jewellery, Guess? UK, Red Carpet Fashion Awards, 1000 Heads for Nokia, Morley Menswear, Wolsey, Chinti & Parker, Made In Global, Charli London, Ted Baker & Manolo Blahnik.

In 2017 I was chosen as one of Draper's 30 Under 30 Fashion and Retail Professionals to watch in the UK.

Experience

Freelance Art Director, Producer & Graphic Designer at The Poor Homme LTD

March 2018 – Present London, UK

Please email chirag@thepoorhomme.com for any work related enquiries.

Art Director (Prev. Creative Designer) at Chinti and Parker

February 2015 – February 2018 London, UK

Leading the company’s visual identity, photography and creative on all platforms and managing the in-house and creative teams.

Senior Graphic Designer (Prev. Graphic Designer) at Wolsey

July 2013 – February 2015 London, UK

Senior Graphic Designer (Prev. Graphic Designer) at Morley Menswear

July 2013 – February 2015 London, UK

Art Director + Graphic Designer at LeiVanKash Jewellery

November 2011 – December 2013 London, UK

Freelance Graphic Designer at Chirag H Patel Design

October 2011 – December 2013 London, UK

Creative Designer at GHOST

January 2009 – November 2011 London, UK

Creative Artworker and Designer at Hawes & Curtis

January 2009 – November 2011 London, UK

Junior Interior Architect at Bluebottle: Architecture & Design

July 2006 – July 2007 London, UK

Education

BA (HONS) Interior Architecture: Design & Process at Middlesex University

2004 – 2008 London, UK

Awards

Drapers 30 Under 30 2017, Drapers

Draper’s Next Generation Alumni, Drapers

Clients

Hawes & Curtis, GHOST London, 1000 Heads, Guess? UK, LeiVanKash Jewellery, Morley Menswear, Wolsey, Chinti & Parker, Made In Global, Charli London, Manolo Blahnik

Specialties

Art DirectionPrintConceptual DesignVisual Merchandising & DisplayArtwork for Publications3D Visual RenderingImage ManipulationModel CastingFront End Digital DesignTrend Forecasting

Skills

Adobe PhotoshopAdobe inDesignAdobe IllustratorAdobe AcrobatVectorworksMicrosoft PowerpointLectra WeaveWordpressBasic HTML + CodingArtworking for PrintRetouchingE-Mail Design + Build (MailChimp & Dotmailer)Social Media Content Management & Creation