James Crossley is an Art Director working in Amsterdam in a creative team Cross and Gunn with Jess Gunn. Currently making things for Netflix, Footlocker and The Coca-Cola Company (as they like to be refered to) at Isobar. Previously could be found at agencies including 180 Amsterdam, The Brave New Now, Iris Amsterdam, Protein Studios, and Harriman Steel.
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 clicked on the info bit first and haven’t looked at any projects he recommends Pac Journal, it’s his favourite.
Isobar — January 2019 - Current
Freelance Art Direction — September 2017 - December 2018
180Amsterdam — February - August 2017
Hoick Studios — October - December 2016
Edinburgh College of Art (First Class BA hons) — 2013 - 2016
London College of Communication — 2012 - 2013
Notable: Golden Saw top 3 Dutch creative teams 2018
Eurobest Integrated Competition Honourable Mention 3x Young Dogs competition winner (2018 & 2019)
Design Week’s top 5 D&AD New Blood 2017
Best up and coming — Graphic Design Festival Scotland
YCN commendation 2016