People: Ben Johnson

Bad Paper Provides More Inclusive and Accessible Art

Bad Paper Provides More Inclusive and Accessible Art

Bad Paper, founded in 2016,¬†creates a space for artists where their work can reach its full potential through publications or specific editions. Founders, Ben Johnson (book/graphic designer) and Rodan Kane Hart (visual artist), created Bad Paper to provide an alternative to the gallery system by using multiples as a form […]

Ben Johnson for L’MAD Collection

Ben Johnson for L’MAD Collection

  As long-time admirers of L’MAD’s artist collaborations, you can imagine our delight when we discovered their latest collection courtesy of graphic designer, director and photographer Ben Johnson.   Underpinned by an original approach to African iconography, Ben’s distinctly recognisable language of lo-fi MS Paint effects, inventive layering and sublime […]

Beatenberg: Chelsea Blakemore Music Video

Beatenberg: Chelsea Blakemore Music Video

If any combination of all-black ensembles, lilos, lawnmowers, golf and monogrammed dressing gowns appeals to you, you’re going to love this. Last week Friday the much anticipated music video for Beatenberg’s Chelsea Blakemore was released, and it’s a good one!