Karl Foster

Senior Lecturer
UAL Affiliation: London College of Communication
Contact: k.foster@lcc.arts.ac.uk
UAL webpage: https://www.arts.ac.uk/colleges/london-college-of-communication/people/karl-foster
External website: http://happyaccidentgraphicstorytelling.blogspot.com

Experienced Senior Lecturer with a demonstrated history of working in the higher education industry. Skilled in Research Design, Lecturing, Academic Writing, Adobe Photoshop, and Painting. Strong education professional with a Master’s Degree focused in Visual Arts – Illustration from Camberwell College of Arts.

Owner of Narcissus Productions company, facilitating collaborations with other artists and designers, and creates artwork for exhibitions, web content, and national and international competitions.

He is a regular exhibitor at the annual London Design Festival, contributor to The Association of Illustration’s publications and Associate Consultant for illustrator representation group Arena Illustration.

Creator of The Rubber Duck and the Neon Chicken cartoon strip/ animation.

Research keywords: narrative, politics, African identity, illustration, drawing, animation, graphic storytelling, satire, institutional racism, colonialism, imperialism, xenophobia, civil rights, teaching and learning