WRITER & CONTRIBUTOR
Long-form and interview pieces about design, sustainability, travel and lifestyle for leading publications around the world, including
Conde Nast Traveler
Elle Decor US
It’s Nice That
Pleasure Gardens Magazine, Riposte, The Surfer’s Journal
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
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.
New York Magazine
T Magazine, and Wallpaper*
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
April 2016 - July 2018
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.
Dec 2010 - April 2015
Established and edited a one-off print publication for
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.
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.