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, Dazed, Fantastic Man, The Gourmand, It’s Nice That, NOWNESS, Plant Journal, Pleasure Gardens Magazine, Porter Journal, Riposte, 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, Dazed, Fantastic Man, The Gourmand, It’s Nice That, NOWNESS, Plant Journal, Pleasure Gardens Magazine, Porter Journal, Riposte, Vice, Wallpaper*

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



LINKS
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AIRBNB

Creative Lead working across brand. Responsible for creative strategy. ideation and execution across a wide range of projects, specifically focused on film campaigns, print projects and editorial content. My most recent project was leading creative for launch of Online Experiencees (featured in the New York Times, the Washington Post)
July 2018 - present
 



TIWA SELECT SHOP

Founder of new retail venture selling commissioned limited-edition pieces that bring delight into the home, alongside folk art, and found objects and artifacts, as featured by AnOther Magazine for launch.


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May 2020 - present




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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July 2014 - present 




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




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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April 2014 - April 2015




CONTRIBUTOR

Writing specifically long-form and interview peices about design, sustainability, travel and lifestyle for some of my favourite publications, including Apartamento, Fantastic Man, The Gourmand, Pleasure Gardens Magazine, The Surfer’s Journal and Wallpaper*

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Ongoing




EDITORIAL CONSULTANT

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




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 2014