James Kirkup

Creative Director

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  • LocationCollingwood, Australia

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About me

 

James is a multidisciplinary graphic designer and Creative Director of independent design studio, Studio Beuro. Though typically a digital designer, James has worked in a variety of design roles ranging from branding through print and advertising alongside an extensive output within poster design. Missing out on university and heading straight into the industry James has picked up roles within London's elite agency's including Head, Poke and Huge picking up projects for Mulberry, Ted Baker and Orange along the way. Along the way James has also co-founded many personal projects that include physical culture publication Fragment, menswear t-shirt brand TWIN, festival scheduling application Headline and now, Studio Beuro. His final stint before opening his own design studio includes a year inside British fashion house Burberry working inside their digital team on the companies mobile site. In 2013, James switched from working freelance under his own name to founding Studio Beuro under which houses all personal, out of hours work. The studio has already produced design work for established entities such as Boiler Room, Ninja Tune, Juno Plus and Columbia Records.

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  • Corporate Identity

Work history

Currently

Design Director at Studio Beuro

Studio Beuro

Mar 2013
  • Director of Studio Beuro, an independent graphic design studio focusing on projects across digital and print. Founded by myself and working in collaboration with friends and past colleagues. Studio Beuro was founded in London and will be moving to Melbourne, Australia in February 2015. www.studiobeuro.com uk.linkedin.com/in/jameskirkup

2014

Jan 2014 - Dec 2014
  • Based within the Burberry Creative Media Department to deliver the brand's debut mobile e-commerce platform across mobile and tablet for 2014. Aside from working predominantly on the mobile release, I've spent the year executing the design for various interactive experience in-store and across burberry.com projects.

2013

Senior Designer at Huge

HUGE

Jun 2013 - Dec 2013
  • Brought in as a Senior Visual Designer working across digital projects for One & Only, Art Direction for Alexander & James and pitch work for Money Supermarket and more.

2013

Senior Designer

Poke

Sep 2011 - Jun 2013
  • Working alongside the creative and UX team to produce digital products for Mulberry, Ted Baker, Mappin & Webb, Goldsmiths, EE, Orange and Skype. As well as client work I also had the opportunity to work on many of Poke's side projects. This including executing the Branding and Art Direction for their co-project with Hackney Council; The Tech City Apprenticeships programme and many more.