CV

~ Ruby Smith ~

Education:
MA Textiles - Royal College of Art
BA First Class (Hons) Illustration - Kingston University

2018:
Art Collection Archiver for Private Art Collector 
Freelance Researcher / Creative for Anyways
Freelance Knitter for The Unseen

Talks:
"Nude Selifies Till I Die!" Kim Kardashian, Selfish and Redefining the Female Nude -
Pop Culture Conference Birmingham University, March 2018

Workshops:
Badge Up! - Badge making workshop at Ditchling Museum of Art and Craft
Play with Clay - Ceramics classes at Kingston University

Featured Writing:
Six Film Teenagers We Wanted To Be: BFI 

Self Published:
'The Cross Media Identity of Kim Kardashian West.
The curation of her celebrity persona and how the digital revolution has evolved the way we consume the female celebrity.'

  'Nude Selfies Till I Die! Kim Kardashian, Selfish and Redefining The Female Nude'

Podcasts:
Fandomonium Episode 1: The Harry Styles Fandom with Julia Esgate and Ruby Smith
1-800-DID-I-ASK, Episode 16 - Be Our Guest With Ruby Smith

Art Department:

Don't Hug Me I'm Scared X Gumball - Cartoon Network
Salvation, Dir. Noah Harris and Andy Biddle - Channel 4
Don't Hug Me I'm Scared 6 - Becky and Joe, Blink Ink

Selected Exhibitions:
2018     Make - Stephens Gallery, South Kensington
2017     Soft Problems - Hockney Gallery, South Kensington
             Migrations - International House of Art for Children, Bratislava, Slovakia.
2016     Unbelievable Power @ House Of Vans
2015     Female Matters Box Studio Shoredich
             HACKSPACE X STANLEY PICKER

Awards: 
Shortlisted for the 2018 Cræftiga Craft Prize