Monique was born and raised in the Netherlands, where she studied art-direction and design in Amsterdam and The Hague. She has worked with a host of well-respected design studios and advertising agencies in Australia and New Zealand, as well as running her own design studio before joining Carbon Creative in 2015. Carbon Creative is a in Indigenously owned creative agency, committed to driving social change. Monique specialises in art-direction and conceptual design, and she now leads Carbon’s creative team with a strong commitment to design excellence. Her work has received numerous awards and her designs are featured in various international design publications. Monique connects with briefs that set out to make positive social impact with a sincerity and genuineness that shines through in the thinking and design. In addition to her creative work, Monique has delivered lectures in conceptual and brand design at design colleges and was the founder and curator of the popular ‘Seven With Another’ art exhibitions series.
Monique will be presenting at Design that gives a f*ck!, in Brisbane on Thursday 26 March. RSVP for Design that gives a f*ck! here.