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brief CV

Michael Lee

Lives & works in London, UK



London Metropolitan University

BA Furniture & Product Design (First Class Honours)

Guest Lecturer, Adobe InDesign for presentations

Sir John Cass Faculty of Art, Architecture & Design

Furniture FdA – Design & Making

Exeter School of Art (Plymouth University)

Guest Lecturer, Fine Art & Foundation Studies

Dartington College of Arts, Totnes, Devon

Diploma of Art & Design in Social Contexts (Distinction)

Cornish School of Allied Arts, Seattle, USA

Acrylic painting and Sosaku Hanga (creative Japanese woodblock printing)

Regional College of Art, Bradford

Advertising & Graphics, Typography, Printmaking



2006 – current (London)

Artist/Designer/Maker – The Tangent

Art Director/Creative Director, Creative Consultant
and Independent Partner – 
The Tangent & GuyLaneCorp

Recent projects include:

Facilitating and running Brand Workshops for the
Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts

Designing and producing Fundraising Campaigns (including co-designing stainless steel sculptures
and keepsake with Heather Burrell) for
Woking & Sam Beare Hospices

Brand positioning, guidelines and launch creative for



Grants & Awards etc

Lots and lots and lots of direct marketing, 
graphic design and advertising awards

Elmhirst Scholarship (Dartington)

Exhibitor, Soho Create 

Exhibitor, Clerkenwell Design Week 



Paul Greenhalgh

Director, Zaha Hadid Foundation, London

Guy Lane

Marketing Director, Kabina Ltd, London


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