Kieran Startup is a graphic designer and web developer based in London working in the fields of art direction, exhibition design, print and web.
Recent work includes an exhibition identity and printed materials for Auto Italia South East, websites for Art / Work Association, Camberwell College of Arts, Jerwood Space, the London Borough of Bexley, Loughborough Arts, Metz + Racine and Warp Records, as well as art direction for musician Edwin Organ.
From 2013 — 2015 he was Art Director at Hellicar & Lewis, a multi-disciplinary craft, design and technology studio. Working with clients including Adidas, Audi, Diesel, Greenpeace, the National Trust, Nike and Vans on large-scale interactive experiences.
The mi ZX Flux installation was first installed at the Adidas Originals flagship store in Berlin as a means to demonstrate Adidas’ shoe customisation app. The installation allowed users to tweet or Instagram their own images in, with the resulting outcome projection-mapped onto the miZXFlux shoe.
Art direction of the installation’s graphical elements and campaign imagery promoting the event during the flagship store launch. This included window vinyl wrap, teaser and call-to-action imagery and video content.
At Hellicar & Lewis.