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Essentielle  Story

Identity  & Creative Direction  

2020/2021   



Essentielle Story is giving voice to the world’s most inspiring women athletes. Created by Olympian fencer Ysaora Thibus. 
































30/70  —Tastes Like Freedom

Album cover 

2021   



“Tastess Like Freedom — is about openly, freely and proudly expressing your desire and sexuality” says Allysha Joy, singer & producer in the band 30/70.

















It’s Nice That  : Conscious Creativity

Identity

2021   



How to shape the future of our industry?


Across a series of opinion pieces It’s Nice That explored how a more conscious approach to creativity is needed now more than ever.










Jirafa Records

Creative Direction 

2020/2021   



For Jirafa Records, the aim is to uplift the music scnene with bright and vibrant music productions and releases.









Institut Français Berlin/ Les Vitrines

Identity & Custom Typography

2020/2021



What systems of controls? — What poetry of resistance? — What notion of the worries of others? 


The identity created for Les Vitrines of Institut Français, Berlin, is based on a reflection upon the social themes and the multicultural artistic languages presented throughout the exhibition cycle.

Ft. works by Hoda Tawakol, Anne Lise Costes, Charlotte Dualé, Marie-Claire Messouma Manlanbien.









Institut Fuer Zukunft

Identity & Creative Direction

2019/2020



The creative direction for IFZ is based on a duality between their aspirations. The design approach was to conceptually play with this duality within the colours to magnify that feeling. Unfortunately, I no longer support this club, due to our political differences.





















Brand Identity

2019



Kiyumi are legal psychedelic retreats providing safe spaces to explore altered states of consciousness. “The branding must feel comforting and lively” the client said.














Butter Side Up  

Brand Identity &  Creative Direction

2018 - 2020



For UK based independent electronic music label Butter Side Up, the tone of the latest season was an ode to the continuum. Before that, we explored topics such as freedom, connexions & playfullness.
















BSU #001


BSU #002


BSU #003






Outland  Wear



Merchandise  Design

2019

Sunrise & Sunset









Omek

Brand Identity

2019



Omek is a Community Hub dedicated to the social advancement of the African diaspora community. Its about creating encounters and conversations.















Bando

Graphic Design

2018



For Bando planner, 2018: ”Illustrate November - Find Balance” say asked.













Unfamiliar

Brand Identity &  Creative Direction

2018



Unfamiliar music label is based in Cairo and put an emphsise on showcasing women leading the way in electronic music. For this series of posters, we wanted to go “Cosmic”.













Adidas   /  Global_Brand_Conference_SS19


 Illustrations / Graphics for Adidas Global conference 2019, a yearly event that introduces Adidas employees to the brand strategies and aesthetic for the following season. I was commissioned to create murals for the scenography. [Retail design] – 2018 














Pli – Matter(s) Material(s)    /  Magazine


 Editorial illustration for Pli Magazine, an annual magazine that investigates architecture by inviting artists to collaborate through the intersection of work from various fields. Pli proposed me to participate to their issue " Matter(s) Material(s) " launched in 2018 

I was given a text by the architect Frederic Schnee which reflected on oppositions between architectures and its publications. For instance between: [materiality & rationality] and [image & concept & reality]. My illustration “ Alter-Ego “ reflects and explore on this illustion.































Soulground    /  Music_Band


 Artwork and artistic direction for Soulground, music band based in Berlin [Vinyl concept + Artworks] – 2016 






















Wrap 11 - Balance   /  Magazine


 Editorial illustration for Wrap Magazine, that celebrates illustration, design and creative culture while promoting up coming artists. They comissioned me to participate on their issue " Balance " [Editorial deisgn + Artwork] – 2015 
















Modebuch    /  Magazine


 Editorial collage for Modebuch, a magazine about upcoming labels in the fashion german scene [Editorial design] — 2014 





















Œ    /  Magazine


 Editorial illustration for OE, a yearly magazine commisionning photographers & artists to highlight Berlin fashion labels [Editorial design] – 2014 



 













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