KIM MELVIN is a Designer & Art Director living in Brooklyn, New York.
ILLUSTRATION
✹ Currently available for freelance, contract or permanent roles ✹


SIGOURNEY BELIEVER
Editorial Design
Illustration

Photography: Laura Carrick

'Sigourney Believer' is a testament to my deep-seated passion for the Alien franchise and the iconic actress who brought its central character, Ellen Ripley, to life. Through this project, I aim to explore not only my personal fascination with the series but also the broader cultural significance of Sigourney Weaver's portrayal of Ripley. 

While she may not be worshipped as a religious deity, Weaver's influence on popular culture, particularly in reshaping gender representation and the portrayal of heroines in film, cannot be overstated.









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