Symone Seven

ABOUT ME

 
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SYMONE SEVEN

As artists, we have a duty to create for without us, history is blind.
— Symone Seven

I remember being a little girl in my mother’s hair salon being enchanted by all of the glamour on the glossy pages. I would study the styling, try to sketch the photos, or cut and paste them on my bedroom walls. Looking back, it’s no surprise that I find my own photos in the magazines like the ones I long adored.

Today, I am an Art Director, Retouch Educator and PhotograpHER based in San Francisco, California

Whether I am directing a fashion magazine spread, hosting a retouch class or shooting my own beauty editorial, I show up well prepared and well dressed. I’m very detail orientated with execution believing that preparation and serendipity are the keys to success.

I believe that when I prepare, I’m not leaving things to chance but rather I’m allowing room to let God in.

These values have lead me to great blessings in my life. I wouldn’t of imagined I could have achieved all that I have in the short time I’ve been working in the creative field. I hope to continue to work on my craft and my heart so one day I can run a corporation that promotes creativity and education.

Now that I am an ARTreprenuer, I advocate for living an authentic life. I know for a fact that my destiny is connected with the people I’ve encountered. By stepping into my role, I make the impact in a way that only I can. I encourage you to be yourself, not just for you but for everyone else.

So show up and show out.

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HIGHLIGHTS

Andre Leon Talley called me onstage at a Savannah College of Art and Design Event

I modeled on live TV for celebrity tailor Fhonia Ellis on Sister Circle

I was the photographer and event coordinator at Oprah’s exclusive makeup artist Derrick Rutledge’s IMATS experience

I was named one of the top 30 under 30 by RateddHer

I modeled in (left) and stimutaneously shot Budget Beauty’s Virgin Hair Line Campaign

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MUSIC COVER COMMISSIONS

Mrs Sole’ “THE FORMULA” single
Shakara West’s “FOR THE LOVE OF MUSIC” album cover
The Voice’s TV Show Brittnee Camelle’s “WHOLE MIL” single
Rapper Herb Alkhemyst’s “TURN TO GOLD” Single Cover and “ROYAL PRINCESS” album cover

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MAGAZINE PUBLISHED WORKS

VOGUE ITALIA
ELLEMENTS
KONTROL
PLASTIQ
PUMP LIFESTYLE (COVER)
BONHEUR (COVER)
ATLANTA JOURNAL CONSISTUTION
VOYAGE ATLANTA
PLUS MODEL MAG
ELEGANT
FEORCE
BUTTERFLY
RISE
PINK GANG
RAVELIN (SWEDEN)
REBEL LIFESTYLE
CAREER SISTERS SPOTLIGHT (COVER)
BBDUBYA
SARASOTA
TAJI
PBL (LONDON)
BRONZE
STYLE UNIVERSITY
PLASTIQ

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