Zara Picken

Illustrator

Level
Senior
Location
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Availability
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About me

Zara Picken is an illustrator based in the UK. She has been working as an illustrator since graduating from the University of the West of England in Bristol in 2008. Her graphic, ideas-driven work is characterised by a distinctive look that embraces the values of mid-century design. She delivers concise concepts with strong visual impact. She works with a diverse range of international clients, creating illustrations for editorial, publishing and advertising. Over the past decade Zara has worked with The Guardian, Waitrose, Wired, BBC and Times Higher Education, amongst many others. Zara's work has received international recognition from 3x3 Professional Show, Creative Quarterly, AOI Illustration Awards, Associazione Autori di Immagini and Society of Illustrators.

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Skills

  • Illustration
  • Concept Illustration
  • Concept Ideas
  • Editorial Illustration
  • Advertising Artwork
  • Publishing
  • Book Illustration

Companies I’ve worked with

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    Zara Picken Illustration

    Work history

    Currently

    Oct 2008
    • Lincoln, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • Zara Picken is an illustrator based in the UK. Her graphic, ideas-driven work is characterised by a distinctive look that embraces the values of mid-century design. She delivers concise concepts with strong visual impact. She works with a diverse range of international clients, creating illustrations for editorial, publishing and advertising.

    Education

    2008

    BA (Hons) Illustration

    University of the West of England

    Sep 2005 - Nov 2008
    • Bristol, United Kingdom
    • Illustration BA (Hons) - 1st