A lo-fi digital collage album art concept and acronym logo design for Kittens Of The Internet (KOTI).
A self directed design experiment, combining digital and analog processes
My first gig with Jet Black Cartel was to re-design the business card. They gave me an open brief with a YouTube link to that famous scene in American Psycho.
Weighing in at 540gsm with letterpress and gold metallic ink, I hope they freak people out.
Logo concept for Nickel On King.
A letterpress business card designed for photographer Jeremy Toth. Logo design by Luke Toth.
Shadow Cut is a short film I produced alongside Writer/Director Lucy Suess. We received funding from the New Zealand Film Commission and we were involved in every aspect of the film, right down to creating the film poster, painting a logo/title and designing all marketing materials.
Check out the film here: SHADOW CUT THE MOVIE
A fun design for a T-Shirt based on the Maori Tiki. ‘Tu Meke’ translates as ‘Too Much’. So many possible applications and endless color combinations.
After accepting a new job at Bunker, the team put me to work on a new logo. A round of letterpress business cards followed, along with a neon sign for the office.
I worked in collaboration with illustrator Andrejs Skuja to create a poster for feature film Housebound. Several versions of the poster were made for various promotional campaigns ranging from large format street posters to animating lightboxes at cinemas. I also designed and animated graphics used for the official trailer.
A collection of alternative logo concepts were also completed, one of which was used for T-Shirts.
Check out the film here: HOUSEBOUND THE MOVIE
The final poster won best poster design at the 2014 New Zealand Film Awards.
I had the challenge of designing and producing hundreds of EP sleeves for my band Mad Pattern. They had to look amazing and there was virtually no budget to play with.
Packaging solution? Sourcing recycled card and folding and glueing ourselves. Print solution? Six rubber stamps and black and red ink.
Everyone of these EPs was lovingly made by the hand of the band and dozens of friends the evening before the EP release show.
Promotional poster, titles and end credits for Chris Lambert's short film Interrupted.
Debut EP design for The Psychs. In keeping with the DIY hands-on all analog approach to recording, all elements were designed, drawn and colored outside the box, in collaboration with Jaisi Sheehan. Also available in Orange, Purple, Blue and Green.
These Illustrations were done during my time at design school studying motion graphics.
I was working on a motion graphics piece about the many faces and personas of David Bowie, using these five illustrations. Bits and pieces of the animation can be seen in my 2011 REEL but without the time to appreciate the detail of these stills.
Bowie's on display [from left to right, top to bottom]
- ALADDIN SANE
- GOLDEN YEARS
- LIFE ON MARS
- ZIGGY STARDUST
- DAVIE JONES
My LIFE ON MARS illustration was featured in Issue 1 of Re.Publication.
My favourite from a series of quick turnaround posters designed while waiting for heavy renders.
Logo designed for film production company Semi-Professional. 3D model and render by Rich Nosworthy.