Alex Tieghi-Walker



INFORMATION
    Creative leader with a background in design journalism, working with brands to tell true stories in film, animation, photography and print, and develop meaningful work with talented creators. Specifically, I like to bring notions of community, sustainability, responsible design and global stewardship to brand audiences.

PUBLICATIONS
    AnOther, Apartamento, Conde Nast Traveler, Elle Decor US, Fantastic Man, The Gourmand, It’s Nice That, Pleasure Gardens Magazine, Riposte, The Surfer’s Journal, Vice, Wallpaper*

BRANDS
    Ace Hotel, Airbnb, Conran, Judd Foundation, Mulberry, Tate, Warby Parker



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Alex Tieghi-Walker



INFORMATION
    Creative Leader with a background in design journalism, working with brands to tell true stories in film, animation, photography and print, and develop meaningful work with talented creators. Specifically, I like to bring notions of community, sustainability, responsible design and global stewardship to brand audiences.

PUBLICATIONS
    AnOther, Apartamento, Conde Nast Traveler, Elle Decor US, Fantastic Man, The Gourmand, It’s Nice That, Pleasure Gardens Magazine, Riposte, The Surfer’s Journal, Vice, Wallpaper*

BRANDS
    Ace Hotel, Airbnb, Conran, Judd Foundation, Mulberry, Tate, Warby Parker



LINKS
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WRITER & CONTRIBUTOR

Long-form and interview pieces about design, sustainability, travel and lifestyle for leading publications around the world, including AnOtherApartamento, Conde Nast TravelerElle Decor USFantastic Man, The Gourmand, It’s Nice ThatPleasure Gardens Magazine, Riposte, The Surfer’s Journal, Vice, and Wallpaper*
Ongoing
 



EDITORIAL CONSULTANT

Consulting on editorial projects and branding, including one-off print publications, online journals, and film content, with clients including Ace Hotel, Airbnb, Barber Osgerby, Conran & Partners, Mulberry, The Judd Foundation, Shinola, Warby Parker, and Tate
Ongoing




TIWA SELECT 

Founder of Tiwa Select, a platform for discovering functional works for the home by contemporary artists.

Most of the artists represented on Tiwa Select are self-taught. Drawing on traditional practices, they turn natural materials into every-day use objects that are imbued with the beauty, warmth and idiosyncrasies of the handmade.

Featured by
AnOther Magazine, Architectural Digest, New York Magazine, T Magazine, and Wallpaper*


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Ongoing




POP-UP MAGAZINE

As Creative Director of the Brand Studio, I led a storytelling team for an experimental "live magazine" and multimedia performance, featuring acclaimed writers, photographers, documentary filmmakers, and public radio producers (featured by the New York Times and LA Times).
April 2016 - July 2018




NOWNESS

Commissioning Editor (and later Editor-at-Large) at the online editorial platform, specifically developing design, art and gastronomy content, and working with directors and photographers including Nacho Alegre, Guy Aroch, Linda Brownlee, Petra Collins, Clara Cullen, Tyrone Lebon, Ryn McGinley, Alex Prager, and Alec Soth.

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Dec 2010 - April 2015




PINEAPPLE MAGAZINE

Established and edited a one-off print publication for Airbnb, with stories from art communities around the world, and an introduction from curator and thinker Hans Ulrich Obrist. Pineapple Magazine later evolved into the ongoing Airbnb Magazine.

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Summer 2015




THE ANONYMOUS SEX JOURNAL

Founder of the printed magazine which publishes personal sex stories submitted by readers in secret. Labelled by Dazed as "a candid confessions booth, a set of whispers with wipe-clean covers," each journal shares stories of awkward, amusing and strange sexual encounters illustrated by a different artist.

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Ongoing