Mark Eley

Programme Leader, MA Fashion Entrepreneurship in Design and Brand Innovation

Mark Eley is JCA’s MA course leader and director of Eley Kishimoto, a London-based print studio that ranges from fashion and interiors to diverse architectural and design collaborations.  

“Eley Kishimoto…the patron saints of print” Established in 1992, Eley Kishimoto initially earned their reputation because of their vibrant fashion collections, the company’s renown has become associated with their freedom to decorate anything and everything. It is this design aesthetic that is key to their works’ identity.  

Living by the maxim “Print The World”, Eley Kishimoto have always strived to create work with unique creative flair that rejects passing trends and fads, retaining a strong rooting in craft and their projects represent the latest incarnations of a continually evolving design concept and a visceral exploration of surface decoration.