The 24 finalists of YayArtist '08!
country: United Kingdom
Aeiko is the online creative identity of UK designer Pete Harrison. Pete graduated from university in 2005, where he studied MediaLab Arts, he focused his studies around design and interactive media and after graduating quickly became one of the UK's top up and coming designers. He decided to start off freelancing under the alias 'aeiko' and got high end clients in the fields of graphic design, web and interactive media.
During his time at university Pete made good connections in the design and illustration fields and decided to start up his own Uk based clothing label called Funkrush. Funkrush sells tshirts and hoodies featuring designs from some of the worlds most talented illustrators aswell as offering community based interaction.
As his online presence expanded he was featured in a variety of magazines, books and on websites including a feature in Computer Arts magazine as one in ten internationally recognised new designers in the year 2006. He continued to freelance and worked on several magazine tutorials, front cover designs, branding and graphic design projects whilst all the time developing his label Funkrush.
In March 2006, Pete was offered a full time position as an associate interactive designer, he decided to take the plunge and moved up to London to continue his career. He currently resides in London working full time and developing Funkrush on the side. He continues to push the boundaries of creativity, inspire others and impress the design industry with his ability.
aeiko vs surpy
This was a digital freestyle piece featuring craig shields.
I continually try to push the boundaries of creativity, inspire others and impress the design industry.