Karan Singh
Artist & Illustrator

hello@madebykaran.com
+81  070 4128 2799

 

 

Experience

Freelancer
Made By Karan
Tokyo, Japan
2008 – Present

Clients: 

IBM, Intel, OK Go, Heineken,
Adobe, Refinery 29, Samsung,
Australian Cancer Council

Disciplines:

Illustration, Animation,
Art Direction, Apparel

 

Senior Designer
Vault 49
New York, United States
2011 - 2015

Clients: 

Adobe, GE, McDonald's,
Sonos, Vodafone, Diageo, 
The Washingtonian

Disciplines:

Illustration, Art Direction, Branding,
Digital, Typography, Live Art

 

Designer
Qube Konstrukt
Melbourne, Australia
2008 - 2009

Clients: 

MTV, The Age, Nickelodeon,
Ferrero, Ford, Schweppes,
SBS Television

Disciplines:

Illustration, Branding, Digital, Apparel, Animation

 

 

Exhibitions

Detour (with Ryunosuke Matsui)
Midroi.so 2 Gallery
Tokyo, Japan
2016

Currents (Video Installation)
Sezon Art Gallery
Tokyo, Japan
2016

'Golden'
Workshop
Melbourne, Australia
2015

New York Affordable Art Fair
Sugarlift Gallery
New York, United States
2015

 

 

Afterdark
Sugarlift Gallery
New York, United States
2015

Confine (with Ward Roberts)
Chasm Gallery 
New York, United States
2015

Art Crank
Brooklyn Brewery
New York, United States
2014

GIF Party
Le Point Éphémère Arts Centre
Paris, France
2014

 

 

Risographica 2
Lamington Drive Gallery
Melbourne, Australia
2012  

Risographica
Lamington Drive Gallery
Melbourne, Australia
2009 

Ink This 3
Coningsby Gallery
Leicester, United Kingdom
2008    

 

 

Speaking Engagements

Pecha Kucha
Tokyo, Japan
2016

Apple Store SoHo (Vault 49)
New York, USA
2015

OFFF (Vault 49)
Barcelona, Spain
2014

 

Parsons
New York, USA
2014, 2015

OFFF (Depthcore)
Barcelona, Spain
2011

 

 

Sex Drugs & Helvetica
Melbourne, Australia
2011

First Five Out
Melbourne, Australia
2010

 

 

Education

Bachelor of Design Computing
University of Sydney
Sydney, Australia
2005 – 07

This degree focused on human interaction and delved into fields ranging from web design to installation art. Additional electives included Object Design, Photography and Mixed Media.

 

Bachelor of Interaction Design
Malmö Hogsköla
Malmö, Sweden
2007 – 08

This degree focused on spatial design and technology integrated with fashion as part of scholarship to study in Sweden.

 

 

Referees

Leigh Chandler
Creative Director
Vault 49
New York, United States
+1 347 685 3083

 

Jeremy Wortsman
Agent & Principal
The Jacky Winter Group
Melbourne, Australia
+61 380 609 745

 

Johanna Hanley
Producer (Former)
Qube Konstrukt
Melbourne, Australia
+61 403 550 071