Jo Glover – BA (Hons) Graphic and Media Design
Jo Glover works as the Senior Designer at the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) and graduated from the BA (Hons) Graphic and Media Design course at London College of Communication in 2006.
What did you study at LCC and what year did you graduate?
BA (Hons) Graphic and Media Design with experimental typography 2006.
Where are you from in the world?
Burnley – up north.
What are your fondest memories of LCC?
Group projects with my friends – we are all still close now.
Can you tell us bit about your your role as Senior Designer at the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A)?
I work on all the advertising, print and exhibitions at the V&A with a lovely team
What are you working on at the moment?
Alexander McQueen, Shoes, Pleasure and pain, Rapid Response Cast Courts and Constable.
Name three things you couldn't be creative without:
Light, Experiment and Camera.
If you could collaborate creatively with anybody in the world who would it be? (Or maybe you already have?).
What excites you about working in design today?
The rich mix of technology and analogue.
Tell us about your future plans and ambitions:
To continue pushing design technology and collaboration at the V&A while taking on more personal and individual freelance projects on the side to develop my own practice further.
What three words would you use to best describe LCC?
Fun, crazy, amazing.
What piece of advice would you give to new students?
Where in London do you go when you need a little inspiration?
Here at the V&A!