Isaac Kariuki is a visual artist, photographer and writer working in London. He has worked with the Tate Modern, Tate Britain, House of Vans and Protein Studios. His writing has appeared in Dazed Magazine, Good Magazine and several others. He has also worked as PR director for modelling agency Lorde Inc. He has a commitment to fashion and portrait photography as well as writing about technology and contemporary music.Locked Pro Plan feature
Photographed performers backstage at M.I.A.'s Meltdown Festival at the Southbank Centre. Performers included Princess Nokia, Yung Lean and others.
Gathering and researching potential emerging entertainers for the face of Smirnoff’s continent-wide ‘We’re Open’ campaign as well as writing copy and liaising with senior management.
Creating and enriching the agency’s presence online and commercially. Producing press packages, graphics and social media campaigns with the adobe creative suite as well as editing images on photoshop. Aiding in creating the agency’s visual aesthetic
Setting up and coordinating shoots ranging from fashion print editorials to corporate event as well as editing images and liaising with senior sta members.
MA Applied Imagination in the Creative Industries - Isaac's dissertation explored abstraction as a solution to hyper-visibility and surveillance. His projects were exhibited at Protein Studios and Rich Mix London.