Amanda Galal, 29, is an artist and designer. She was born and bred in Greece, Athens. For a short period she lived in Egypt and then returned to Greece to pursue her dreams in the creative world. Her talent evolved during her studies and having been exposed to different cultures in her travels around the world. After studies in Greece and the UK, always in the field of Graphic Design, she started working in advertising. Amanda spent 7 years studying and working in graphic design in her hometown, Athens. She then decided to fulfill a life-long ambition to study and work in the UK and embarked on a year-long stint in London, completing an MA in Graphic Branding & Identity at the London College of Communication. She is now an Art Director at Ogilvy & Mather Athens. Alongside being a graphic designer, she is also an emerging artist, inspired by the ability to bring together creativity through tradition, culture and the arts.