We Love What We Create

We truly love what we create, which is why our work succeeds and in turn makes our clients happy.

Zip began over 20 years ago, our roots are in the music industry having created some iconic work for a variety of artists and bands. Our thirst for producing imaginative design ideas has lead us on to working with some brilliant clients in very diverse sectors here in the UK and more globally. Why not have a look through our projects to see for yourself the scope of our work.

What We Do

Great design is at the very heart of what we do and what gets us excited at Zip. Alongside the creative aspect of our studio, consultancy is a key part of all our projects. We thrive on the challenges of digital technology as it evolves, but we also adore traditional print and pride ourselves on specialist knowledge. We are able to create almost anything you might dare us to design. Here are some of the things we can offer you:

Design

    Art direction
    Branding & Identity
    Concept development
    Campaign materials
    Information graphics
    Signage systems
    Packaging
    Motion graphics
    Exhibition & Event design
    Illustration

Print

    Brochures
    Stationery
    Business Cards
    Reports
    Books
    Magazines
    Newspapers
    Press & outdoor advertising
    Signage
    3d Printing

Digital

    UX & UI design
    Web design & development
    Mobile and tablet sites
    Online and offline displays
    Mobile apps (IOS & Android)
    Content management systems
    Hosting & domain registration
    Online advertising campaigns
    E-card design & builds
    Social media branding
    Web analytics
    E-commerce
    SEO

Consultancy

    Design Strategy & Insights
    Photography & Illustration
    Print production
    Project management

We Are Zip

  • Neil Bowen – Creative Director
  • Nick Dart – Designer
  • Mary Patel – Studio & Production Manager
  • Tom Parkinson – Managing Director

Selected Press

Editorial

    Creative Review
    Grafik
    IdN
    Design Week
    Don’t Panic
    Computer Arts
    Laugh It Off
    +81
    Étapes
    Le Gun
    Zoo
    Neo2
    YCN Creative Cultures

Exhibitions

    Swinging London, Grenoble
    Secret 7's
    Plus+
    IdN Singapore
    Phonica
    Sneaker Pimps
    Game Paused
    V&A – OneDotZero Show
    Designers Block
    Wrong Arcade
    Sound In Print

Publications

    1000 Graphic Elements
    Crossfields
    Counter-Print
    DNA Identity
    DVD-art
    Grafuck
    Graphic Beats
    Graphic Poetry
    Human Logo
    I Love Type
    I Love Type: Vol 3
    Logology
    Los, Dos & Tres Logos
    Sampler
    Sonic
    Supersonic
    Symbol
    Tattoo Icons
    The Art Of British Rock

Talks

    V&A
    BBC Blast
    IdN Singapore
    UNFPA Turkey
    UNFPA Tunisia