humankind

Tokyo JP August 2014
Lee is a graphic designer, illustrator, artist and photographer working in and around the overlap of art and design, blending these disciplines to create work for arts, film, fashion, video games and music companies that include Sony, UNIQLO, Nike, Capcom, Sega, EMI, Parlophone, Rapha, Saatchi, and Artificial Eye.

He has written, illustrated, and photographed for the magazines Paper-Sky, Dazed and Confused, Tokion, and Level and designed typefaces for T26 and Fountain fonts. Since 2000 he has exhibited both as a solo artist and collectively in England, Japan, USA, Germany, China and Ireland. His work has featured in numerous books and design journals, including; Creative Review, +81, 200% Cotton, The 3D Type Book, Cutting Edge Illustration, Concrete 2 Canvas and Graphic Britain.

In 2007 he was invited by UNIQLO to their Creative Awards ceremony in Japan where he received a Judges Choice Award and was more recently invited to take part in the Lightning Bolts + Innovation Art Show curated by Nike and debuting at the Beijing Olympics.

Currently based in Tokyo but working globally.
  • Graphic Design
  • Art Direction
  • Illustration
  • Typography
  • Package Design
  • Logo Design
humankind for Nimmo
Nimmo, Album Campaign: Design, typography, illustration (unused concept) Taking the... more
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Perpetual Disappointment  Sculpture / 2009 - Ongoing series / Wood, nails, acrylic paint.... more
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Health & Efficiency Health & Efficiency / 2010 / Single release / T-shirt Design Design... more
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Fierce Festival: Fierce Festival / 2004-2008 / Brochure, advertising, web site, video, poster... more
humankind for Underworld
Underworld: Born Slippy (Nuxx) Concept for Secret 7" Secret 7" / 2015 / Sculpture... more
humankind for Nu Electro
Nu Electro - Steet Sounds / 2010 / Album design concept Design, typography,... more
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Uniqlo, Nippon Omiyage T-shirt Series I was asked by UNIQLO to create six designs for their... more
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Adam et Ropé, T-shirt design T shirt design for the Japanese Fashion company Adam et Ropé.... more
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Birmingham Royal Ballet, Hobson's Choice - Birmingham Royal Ballet / Poster Design,... more
humankind for The Last Shadow Puppets
The Last Shadow Puppets, Everything You've Come to Expect - Domino Records / 2016 / T-shirt... more
humankind for Bruce Springsteen
Bruce Springsteen Collection - Sony Music CD packaging concept This collection brings... more
Danner Portland Select: Ben Erickson
Danner Portland Select: Ben Erickson
Danner Portland Select: Ben Erickson
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Portland Select: Brit Kleinman
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Danner Portland Select: Stephen Kenny
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Danner: Winter Redefined: Brand book, posters, POS, advertising, digital, film Working together... more
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Artificial Eye, Il Divo - Quad Poster: Poster design for Paolo Sorrentino's biographic film... more
humankind for Digiki
Polypunk Love - Design, illustration, sculpture, photography: Lovely beats and bits selected in... more
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Nike, Beijing Olympics - Lightning Bolts & Innovation: I was originally asked by to take... more
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Lakai, T-shirt Series A series of t-shirt concepts for Lakai using a variety of hand painted... more
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The Maid for Artificial Eye: Quad Poster, DVD, advertising The client was looking for an... more