Chris Bigg has been practising graphic design for the past 25 years with clients spanning music, fashion, and education.
He is probably best known for his work at v23 in collaboration with Vaughan Oliver, for 4AD and other record labels, designing and assisting some of the best loved album art of our times. Recently he has been giving lectures that describe his work and processes, and give an insight into his experiences and sources of inspiration.
He has extensive experience in all areas of graphic design, photography, calligraphy and art direction. He has worked in music packaging creating cover art, special editions, posters, press ads, merchandising, production and moving image as well as book design and exhibition design.
Lectures and Teaching:
‘Inspiration and The Working Process’
Iain Forsyth & Jane Pollard (Silent Sound)
V & A Museum, ‘Diaghilev and the Ballet Russe’ Exhibition 2010
4AD Records, Web site design and various music packaging
Rough Trade Records, Leaf Records, Harrods, Ballet Prejocaj, Ray Gun Publishing, Kyoichi Tsuzuki, Booth-Clibbon Publishing, Karen Boyd, Real Studios, Ignition Records
Central Saint Martins-Fashion show invites and posters 2000-2006
Aspesi - Italian Fashion Designer, Press Ads, and Promotional Material
Meridian Hotels - Art direction and brochure design