Multiplicity Manchester 2017

An evening of words & works.

Hosted by Foilco

Hallé St Peters


9 November 2017

6 – 9.30pm


About the Event

Multiplicity Manchester brings together three speakers under the same roof for one night only. Hosted by Foilco, the event is the fourth in the multiplicity series, read about past events here.

Hallé St Peters, Manchester
9 November 2017

6pm – 9.30pm

Multiplicity Manchester 2017

Hosted by Foilco


Sean Perkins

Founding Partner, Director


Sean Perkins is a British designer best known for founding the studio North, where he has worked on a series of iconic corporate identities for a folio of renowned clients. Sean studied at Huddersfield and Leicester Polytechnics and went on to complete an MA at the Royal College of Art, London. After working at Wolff Olins, Cartlidge Levene and Imagination London, Sean set up his own design studio North in 1995.

He is Visiting Professor Graphic Communications NUA and President UK AGI, Alliance Graphique Internationale

2016 -17 North voted No 1 UK Agency by Industry Peers (UK Studio Rankings 2016)

Published 2 Books, Experience, 1995, Surface - Contemporary Photographic Process 1998

Talks, lectures, workshops, conferences, teaching Internationally for the past 30 years

Yah-Leng Yu

Creative Director

Foreign Policy Design

Yah-Leng is the Founding Partner and Creative Director of Foreign Policy Design Group, a creative bureau based out of the tropical island of Singapore. She also co-created and co-run the official museum store Gallery & Co at the National Gallery Singapore. Yah-Leng was formally trained at the Art Institute of Boston before moving to New York City where her creative career blossomed. In 2007, she moved back to her hometown of Singapore where she co-founded Foreign Policy Design Group. Her works have been also recognized and honored by numerous awards, accolades and publications. Yah-Leng is the President of The Design Society Singapore and she had sat on the advisory board of the Temasek School of Design. She has also often been invited to speak and judge at festivals, conferences and schools. Yah-Leng was recently named The Disrupters on The Tatler 300 List by Singapore Tatler.

Helen Musselwhite

From her studio in South Manchester Helen makes intricate multi-layered paper crafted images for a range of international clients that have included Royal Mail, Burton Snowboards, Audi, Leon and Penguin RandomHouse.

When not knee deep in paper shes usually walking with her dog Earl and dreaming of living in a house by the sea.


The one night only event will take place at Hallé St Peters.

Hallé St Peters,
40 Blossom St,
Manchester M4 6BF

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Multiplicity Manchester 2017

Hosted by Foilco



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Multiplicity Manchester 2017

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