Born in Masterton and raised in Tauranga, Zico holds a Bachelor of Design majoring in photography with first class honours. He spent 5 years assisting in Sydney, London and Amsterdam before returning home to focus on his commercial career. His photography transports the viewer into an understated world, combining portraiture with nostalgic landscapes. The results provide a calm familiar aesthetic for the viewer and a peaceful representation of his subjects.
Peter started his multidisciplinary career as a fashion illustrator and photographer before becoming a commercial illustrator and silk screen artist. His straightforward approach typically pays homage to the simple things in life, often referencing Australian icons and the idea of the ‘underdog’. His colourful characters and their pared-back nature melds poster aesthetics with a minimalist edge that celebrate his less is more sensibility.
Digital agency Gladeye recently helped Australasia’s largest financial institution launch the new flexible payment platform LatitudePay. Commissioning lifestyle photographer Kristian Frires to craft a range of real life scenarios was the perfect choice, resulting in a fresh engaging brand identity series.