Rob Lowe, also known as Supermundane, is an artist, graphic designer, typographer, illustrator and writer with over 20 years experience in the creative industry. His signature mesmeric drawings have been published and exhibited worldwide. In 2012 he debut a new direction of pure line and colour, exploring depth, movement and optical effects.

He has been responsible for designing some of the most groundbreaking independent magazines of the last decade including the alternative children’s magazine Anorak and the award-winning food quarterly Fire & Knives.

His practice is defined by a distinctive use of colour, line and simplicity which can be seen through all his different disciplines from typeface design to his personal works.

He lives and works in London.

Commercial clients include:

Arts Council England, Apple, V&A, *Wallpaper, Nokia, Orange, Penguin, NYC, Liberty, HP,  the Guardian.

Magazine Art Direction:

Fire & Knives, Anorak, Little White Lies, Cagoule, Good for Nothing, Sleazenation.

Selected Press:

AIGA, Designboom, Coolhunter, It’s Nice That, Gratuitous Type, Creative Review, Eye, IdN, Forum, Elephant, Blueprint, Grafik.

“Hyper-detailed, hyper-rewarding works.”
It’s Nice That

Links:

They Made This feature

Short film of window drawing for Cow & Co

Film of a visit to the Monotype archives for D&AD

 

Selected Exhibitions:

Solo / Joint Shows

Signs & Symbols
Book Club, London 2015

Here & There
No Walls, Brighton 2014

Stupid Nature
Beach London, 2014

Super Alpha
Lomography Gallery, London 2013

Details
Kemistry Gallery, London 2012

125
125 Covent Garden Pop Up Gallery, London 2010

Vast Happenings
Giant Robot, New York 2009 (joint show)

Try Hard Err
Concrete Hermit, London 2008 (joint show)

Magic Happens
London 2007 (joint show)

Word + Pictures
Beyond the Valley London 2006

New Drawings
Analogue Gallery, Edinburgh Scotland 2006

New Drawings
Sea Gallery, London 2004

Birds, Beast & Beards
Filler Gallery, Northampton 2004