James Ruth Freelance Creative Director | The Dots

James Ruth

Freelance Creative DirectorLondon, United Kingdom
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James Ruth

Freelance Creative DirectorLondon, United Kingdom
About me
I run a boutique creative studio that designs and art directs digital projects for the fashion world. I also consult for consult for leading agencies in the fashion, art and music industry.
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Projects credited in
  • Adidas x ArsenalI filmed 16mm plate shots for the adidas x Arsenal bruised banana kit launch. Final out put of the bruised banana campaign was also graded by me. Dev and Scan by Cinelab Creative by The Midnight Club Shot on Aaton XTR and Bolex H16
  • adidas LDN 425 Store Launch CampaignPhotographed and worked alongside James Ruth on the creative direction for the adidas LDN 425 store launch campaign. The campaign was up around London and from one side of Oxford street to the other, advertising the brand new LDN store on Oxford Street. Was on the underground, bus stops and buses. With The Midnight Club.
  • Checkout process optimisationE-commerce
  • Creative - adidas ZX CampaignFor the launch of the new adidas ZX 2k Boost we were asked to put together a campaign that speaks the oddly satisfying. My role was to work on the initial concept and creative for the pitch. I then continued to work alongside James Ruth on the creative and art direction for the campaign, through The Midnight Club. I also directed the stills photoshoot on set, which was photographed by Mabdulle from Take More Photos. I then continued to work on the post production of the imagery by art directing
  • Adidas StellasportAdidas & Stellasport did a collaboration on a new clothing range targeted at ‘generation z’. ClubHouse studios were responsible for all their social media and launching the range of female sportswear. My involvement was to animate the Social media posts as well as a countdown teaser video which was displayed on a digital screen which filled Topshops window on Oxford Circus.
  • Adidas Stellasport CampaignBelow-the-line campaign for Adidas' 2015 collaboration with Stella McCartney, which brought the release of high end sports garments. My role included camera operation, alongside the execution of the above-the-line campaign.
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Work history
    Lady Gagahaus of gaga
     - Los Angeles, United StatesFreelance
    Art Direction for Haus of Gaga
    Love MagazineLOVE Magazine
     - London, United KingdomFreelance
    Art Direction of Love Calendar film
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  • Creative Direction
  • Print Campaigns
  • Art Direction
    BA Graphic DesignCamberwell College of Arts (UAL)
    London, United Kingdom
    Cannes Lion for Art DirectionCannes Lions International Festival of Creativity
    Winner for art-direction on behalf of PrettyBird for Intel advert with Lady Gaga