Scott King 27-04-2016

16:30, Lecture Theatre A, LCC



Scott King was born in 1969 in Goole, East Yorkshire, England. He previously worked as Art Director of i-D and Creative Director of Sleazenation magazines. King has also designed record sleeves for the Pet Shop Boys, Suicide, Earl Brutus and Morrissey amongst many others, and in 2013 he finally made a record of his own entitled You’re My Favorite Artist (Vinyl Factory). For almost twenty years, King has created work under the banner CRASH! with historian Matthew Worley. King’s work has been exhibited internationally in both commercial galleries and institutions and he has produced several books, including Anxiety & Depression (2009), Art Works (2010) and Anish & Antony Take Afghanistan (2014), all with JRP|Ringier, Zurich. Scott King is currently Professor of Visual Communication at University of the Arts, London.