Owen Gildersleeve

“Owen’s handcrafted creations are meticulous, communicative and uplifting.” — It's Nice That

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Space Watch Report After the success of Owen’s first designs for Vanity Fair’s On Time watch report he was asked to create the designs for the April 2019 watch report with the theme of space to inspire the paper cut designs.

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Space Watch Report

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Magnus Torsne

After the success of Owen’s first designs for Vanity Fair’s On Time watch report he was asked to create the designs for the April 2019 watch report with the theme of space to inspire the paper cut designs.

Space Watch Report After the success of Owen’s first designs for Vanity Fair’s On Time watch report he was asked to create the designs for the April 2019 watch report with the theme of space to inspire the paper cut designs.

Owen Gildersleeve

Space Watch Report

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Magnus Torsne

After the success of Owen’s first designs for Vanity Fair’s On Time watch report he was asked to create the designs for the April 2019 watch report with the theme of space to inspire the paper cut designs.

Space Watch Report After the success of Owen’s first designs for Vanity Fair’s On Time watch report he was asked to create the designs for the April 2019 watch report with the theme of space to inspire the paper cut designs.

Owen Gildersleeve

Space Watch Report

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Magnus Torsne

After the success of Owen’s first designs for Vanity Fair’s On Time watch report he was asked to create the designs for the April 2019 watch report with the theme of space to inspire the paper cut designs.

Space Watch Report After the success of Owen’s first designs for Vanity Fair’s On Time watch report he was asked to create the designs for the April 2019 Watch report with the theme of Space to inspire the paper cut designs.

Owen Gildersleeve

Space Watch Report

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Magnus Torsne

After the success of Owen’s first designs for Vanity Fair’s On Time watch report he was asked to create the designs for the April 2019 Watch report with the theme of Space to inspire the paper cut designs.

Frankly in Love Owen was approached by Penguin Random House to design the cover for David Yoon’s debut novel Frankly in Love, a contemporary realistic fiction covering themes of race, romance and cultural identity.

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Frankly in Love

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Owen was approached by Penguin Random House to design the cover for David Yoon’s debut novel Frankly in Love, a contemporary realistic fiction covering themes of race, romance and cultural identity.

Aviation Watch Report A series of paper sets to house a selection of special edition watches for Vanity Fair's On Time Aviation issue.

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Aviation Watch Report

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A series of paper sets to house a selection of special edition watches for Vanity Fair's On Time Aviation issue.

Aviation Watch Report A series of paper sets to house a selection of special edition watches for Vanity Fair's On Time Aviation issue.

Owen Gildersleeve

Aviation Watch Report

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A series of paper sets to house a selection of special edition watches for Vanity Fair's On Time Aviation issue.

Aviation Watch Report A series of paper sets to house a selection of special edition watches for Vanity Fair's On Time Aviation issue.

Owen Gildersleeve

Aviation Watch Report

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A series of paper sets to house a selection of special edition watches for Vanity Fair's On Time Aviation issue.

Autumn Book Review An array of handcrafted paper leaves in a range of autumnal tones for The Guardian’s autumn book review.

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Autumn Book Review

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An array of handcrafted paper leaves in a range of autumnal tones for The Guardian’s autumn book review.

Autumn Book Review An array of handcrafted paper leaves in a range of autumnal tones for The Guardian’s autumn book review.

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Autumn Book Review

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An array of handcrafted paper leaves in a range of autumnal tones for The Guardian’s autumn book review.

A Very Luxury Christmas An abstract paper tree and presents for Space NK's Christmas cover shoot, featuring an array of their luxury beauty products.

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A Very Luxury Christmas

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An abstract paper tree and presents for Space NK's Christmas cover shoot, featuring an array of their luxury beauty products.

A Very Luxury Christmas An abstract paper tree and presents for Space NK's Christmas cover shoot, featuring an array of their luxury beauty products.

Owen Gildersleeve

A Very Luxury Christmas

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An abstract paper tree and presents for Space NK's Christmas cover shoot, featuring an array of their luxury beauty products.

Variety500 A typographic cover illustration for the inaugural issue of Variety500.

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Variety500

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A typographic cover illustration for the inaugural issue of Variety500.

My Amazing Body Machine One of fifty papercraft artworks for a book that takes young readers on a journey through the human anatomy.

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My Amazing Body Machine

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One of fifty papercraft artworks for a book that takes young readers on a journey through the human anatomy.

X A special cover for the 10th Anniversary Edition of GOOD Magazine featuring ten hand cut paper layers, as if looking back through the years.

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X

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A special cover for the 10th Anniversary Edition of GOOD Magazine featuring ten hand cut paper layers, as if looking back through the years.

Fortune Cover Proposal

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Fortune Cover Proposal

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Digital Health A set of illustrations created for Korn Ferry Institute's Briefings magazine to accompany an article about the masses of patient data collected by the medical field each year.

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Digital Health

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A set of illustrations created for Korn Ferry Institute's Briefings magazine to accompany an article about the masses of patient data collected by the medical field each year.

Best of 2015 Opener illustration for The Washington Post's Best of 2015 feature.

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Best of 2015

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Opener illustration for The Washington Post's Best of 2015 feature.

Best of 2015 Illustration for The Washington Post's Best of 2015 feature.

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Best of 2015

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Illustration for The Washington Post's Best of 2015 feature.

Best of 2015 Illustration for The Washington Post's Best of 2015 feature.

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Best of 2015

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Illustration for The Washington Post's Best of 2015 feature.

Paper Trail Cover illustration for SHOP magazine's Rome issue, playing with Italian hand marbled paper stocks.

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Paper Trail

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Cover illustration for SHOP magazine's Rome issue, playing with Italian hand marbled paper stocks.

In the Ream of the Senses A collaboration with photographer Owen Silverwood for Creative Review's 2015 Annual. The series was a promotion for the paper company Arjowiggins.

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In the Ream of the Senses

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Owen Silverwood

A collaboration with photographer Owen Silverwood for Creative Review's 2015 Annual. The series was a promotion for the paper company Arjowiggins.

In the Ream of the Senses A collaboration with photographer Owen Silverwood for Creative Review's 2015 Annual. The series was a promotion for the paper company Arjowiggins.

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In the Ream of the Senses

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Owen Silverwood

A collaboration with photographer Owen Silverwood for Creative Review's 2015 Annual. The series was a promotion for the paper company Arjowiggins.

In the Ream of the Senses A collaboration with photographer Owen Silverwood for Creative Review's 2015 Annual. The series was a promotion for the paper company Arjowiggins.

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In the Ream of the Senses

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Owen Silverwood

A collaboration with photographer Owen Silverwood for Creative Review's 2015 Annual. The series was a promotion for the paper company Arjowiggins.

Paper Cut Owen's first book is an exploration into the contemporary world of papercraft art and illustration.

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Paper Cut

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Owen's first book is an exploration into the contemporary world of papercraft art and illustration.

Quality Street Set design for British Vogue's festive beauty product feature.

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Quality Street

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Jess Bonham

Set design for British Vogue's festive beauty product feature.

Istanbul Palaces Cover artwork for SHOP Magazine's Istanbul issue. The illustration was based on a feature article about the beautiful and historic palaces in Istanbul.

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Istanbul Palaces

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Cover artwork for SHOP Magazine's Istanbul issue. The illustration was based on a feature article about the beautiful and historic palaces in Istanbul.

Innovation Labs Illustration for Fast Company magazine to accompany a feature article about large companies purchasing smaller companies and research labs in order to improve themselves and enhance their own products.

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Innovation Labs

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Sam Hofman

Illustration for Fast Company magazine to accompany a feature article about large companies purchasing smaller companies and research labs in order to improve themselves and enhance their own products.

Project Loon Illustration for Fast Company magazine to accompany an article about Google's Project Loon — a network of balloons bringing Wi-Fi to the world.

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Project Loon

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Sam Hofman

Illustration for Fast Company magazine to accompany an article about Google's Project Loon — a network of balloons bringing Wi-Fi to the world.

Violet Cave Set design for a shoot for a Viktor & Rolf feature in Wonderland magazine. The set was inspired by the geometric forms of the Flowerbomb bottle.

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Violet Cave

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Set design for a shoot for a Viktor & Rolf feature in Wonderland magazine. The set was inspired by the geometric forms of the Flowerbomb bottle.

Do Something Cover illustration for the first edition of the The Guardian’s new lifestyle magazine Do Something. The typographic illustration is inspired by makers marks and incorporates all of the featured articles in the magazine.

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Do Something

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Cover illustration for the first edition of the The Guardian’s new lifestyle magazine Do Something. The typographic illustration is inspired by makers marks and incorporates all of the featured articles in the magazine.

Handmade Portraits A set of contributor portraits for the 2013 edition of Wallpaper* Handmade.

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Handmade Portraits

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A set of contributor portraits for the 2013 edition of Wallpaper* Handmade.

The World Within a Grain of Sand Cover design and opener illustration for Finnish magazine, Grafia. The theme of the issue was "The World Within a Grain of Sand", exploring infographic design and illustration.

Owen Gildersleeve

The World Within a Grain of Sand

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Cover design and opener illustration for Finnish magazine, Grafia. The theme of the issue was "The World Within a Grain of Sand", exploring infographic design and illustration.

Most Innovative Companies A set of illustrations for Fast Company's Most Innovative Companies issue.

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Most Innovative Companies

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A set of illustrations for Fast Company's Most Innovative Companies issue.

Most Innovative Companies A set of illustrations for Fast Company's Most Innovative Companies issue.

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Most Innovative Companies

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A set of illustrations for Fast Company's Most Innovative Companies issue.

Most Innovative Companies A set of illustrations for Fast Company's Most Innovative Companies issue.

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Most Innovative Companies

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A set of illustrations for Fast Company's Most Innovative Companies issue.

Cologne Containers Set design for Intersection magazine for a male perfume feature.

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Cologne Containers

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Set design for Intersection magazine for a male perfume feature.

To Climb A Mountain A set of illustrations for Nordea Private Banking's PB magazine.

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To Climb A Mountain

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A set of illustrations for Nordea Private Banking's PB magazine.

iPad Explosion Cover illustration for Computer Arts' special iPad Design guide, featuring a hand-made paper iPad exploding with creativity.

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iPad Explosion

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Cover illustration for Computer Arts' special iPad Design guide, featuring a hand-made paper iPad exploding with creativity.

All in the Crop An illustration for Wallpaper* to accompany an article about how luxury brands are now going straight to the source for their materials.

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All in the Crop

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An illustration for Wallpaper* to accompany an article about how luxury brands are now going straight to the source for their materials.

Green Giants? An illustration for Bloomberg Businessweek accompanying an article about Big Oil's push towards renewable energy.

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Green Giants?

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An illustration for Bloomberg Businessweek accompanying an article about Big Oil's push towards renewable energy.

The Dirty Life A cover design for the second edition of Kristin Kimball's book "The Dirty Life" published by Portobello Books.

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The Dirty Life

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A cover design for the second edition of Kristin Kimball's book "The Dirty Life" published by Portobello Books.

Cutting Edge — Rolex A range of paper sets to accompany a photo shoot for classic Rolex watches.

Owen Gildersleeve

Cutting Edge — Rolex

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A range of paper sets to accompany a photo shoot for classic Rolex watches.

Cutting Edge — Rolex A range of paper sets to accompany a photo shoot for classic Rolex watches.

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Cutting Edge — Rolex

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A range of paper sets to accompany a photo shoot for classic Rolex watches.