Jo Baaklini

Location: London
Website: jobaaklini.com
Bio:

Jo Baaklini is a multi-disciplinary creative from Beirut, living and working in London. Primarily identifying as an illustrator and image maker, he works across many mediums including paint, textile, fashion, ceramics, film, photography and animation.

A graduate of Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, his experience ranges from photographic and illustrative commissions for publications in the UK and the Middle East, paintings exhibited in multiple group shows, to filmmaking for music videos and a curation of an exhibition of young Lebanese designers. In Beirut Design Week 2013 he exhibited his illustrations on ceramic and textile design, and subsequently released 2 fashion collections under his eponymous atelier during Dubai Fashion week.