THE PORTFOLIO WEBSITE OF MARC BACKWELL
  • CONCEPTS

    I have conceived, designed and launched publishing brands, encompassing print, digital and social media.

  • ART DIRECTION

    Award-winning art direction on newsstand and customer magazines for brands such as NZ Geographic, British Airways and Mercedes.

  • DIGITAL

    Concept and UI design of websites, HTML newsletters and tablet and smartphone apps for IOS and Android.

  • INTERNATIONAL

    International experience as a designer and art director in London, Melbourne, Auckland and Cape Town.

Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.
Steve Jobs
Never fall in love with an idea. They’re whores. If the one you’re with isn’t doing the job, there’s always another.
chip kidd
Content precedes design. Design in the absence of content is not design, it’s decoration.
Jeffrey Zeldman

    some brands I've worked with