Niklas Juli

Art Director

Level
Senior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

Projects credited in

About me

I am an art director, designer and conceptual thinker with a strong focus on art direction in editorial design, photography, illustration and branding. My practice involves formulating editorial solutions, developing brand concepts, visual identities and digital worlds. IG @niklasjuli

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Skills

  • Art Direction
  • Photoshop
  • Editorial Design
  • Indesign
  • Typography
  • Graphic Design
  • Creative Direction
  • Directing Photoshoot
  • Art Commissioning
  • Art Production

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Condé Nast Britain

    Condé Nast Britain

    • Publishing
  • Facebook

    Facebook

    • Publishing
  • Soho House & Co

    Soho House & Co

    • Non Creative Industries
  • The Sunday Times

    The Sunday Times

    • Publishing

Work history

Currently

Contributing Art Director

Facebook

Mar 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • I have been contributing Art Director of the quarterly title "Grow" by Facebook since March 2019. GROW (known as Rise in the US) is a multi-channel thought leadership programme by facebook, which aims to inspire and connect a global community of business leaders.

Currently

Art Director & Senior Graphic Designer

Soho House & Co

Mar 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • My current role sits within the creative team at Soho House & Co who are collectively responsible for all graphic design output within the business globally, such as producing print and digital collateral and branding as well as all films, photography and editorial design. My responsibilities include to manage art direction, design, copywriting and production of editorial projects such as our monthly event magazine "House Notes", our bimonthly publication "Around The Houses" and any other in-house publications. Art directing food, drink and interior as well as lifestyle photoshoots is another main responsibility of mine.

2012

Assistant Creative Director

Condé Nast Britain

Nov 2012 - Dec 2012
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • I had the opportunity to assist Michael Harrison, the Creative Director at Conde Nast UK with a hospitality consumer publication on a part-time basis.

2016

Senior Graphic Designer

The Sunday Times

Aug 2012 - Feb 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • I have been working as a senior designer for The Sunday Times and Sunday Times Magazine at the busy News building for nearly 4 years. My position at The Sunday Times required a high level of self-management, working to extremely tight deadlines on a daily basis, and working with a large variety of editors, subs, picture editors and various departments across the publication. In addition to this, I have been frequently involved in art directing photoshoots and commissioning illustrators.

Education

Currently

Bachelor of arts (BA) Honour, Graphic and Media Design, First-Class Honours

University of The Arts London (UAL)

Sep 2009
  • London, United Kingdom
  • BA (Hons) Graphic and Media Design is a well-respected course that builds on the rich heritage of graphic design education at LCC. Teaching is innovative and encourages exploration of materials, media, and methodologies related to key subject areas, including social design, branding, information design, typographic media and communication environments. The course addresses a growing need for designers who are original and divergent thinkers who can identify, analyse and solve communication problems.