James Crossley is a freelance Art Director, Designer, Creative, working in Amsterdam (previously in a creative team Cross and Gunn with Jess Gunn).
He has had 8 teeth pulled out, can do an one-legged squat, raced semi-professionally in the Nascar 2014 Piston Cup Series and has never owned a pet or eaten a kebab. If you’re here because you want to join his bike gang then send an email and you’ll be notified of the next trip.
And if you clicked on this page before looking at any projects, he recommends Pac Journal, it’s his favourite.
Experience: Freelance Something — Now
Isobar — January - December 2019 Freelance Art Direction — September 2017 - December 2018 180Amsterdam — February - August 2017 Hoick Studios — October - December 2016 Edinburgh College of Art — 2013 - 2016 London College of Communication — 2012 - 2013
Notable: Founded Platte Gang (2019)
Cannes Young Lions Highly Commended (2018)
Golden Saw top 3 Dutch creative teams (2018) Eurobest Integrated Competition Honourable Mention (2017) 3x Young Dogs competition winner (2017-18)
Cycled across Europe (2016) Design Week’s top 5 D&AD New Blood (2016) YCN commendation (2016)
Learnt to weld (2016) Best up and coming — Graphic Design Festival Scotland (2015)