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 existing both online and in the physical world.
Exhibition identity, signage and art direction of elements featured in opti-ME*, a month-long exhibition and event series bringing together a selection of creative workers to interrogate the role of the artist, both as model for radical change and as self-promotional strategist.