Chris Clarke
The Brexit Abyss


Commissioned | Professional

Why did you make this work:
The brief was to articulate the vast and unknown void Britain are subject too during the Brexit negotiations. The illustration needed to be immediate, bold and typographically represent the sense of overwhelming uncertainty.

How was the illustration used:
Magazine cover

How did you make this work:
The finished piece was produced by creating a custom piece of typography, and a collage of several images of Theresa May to create the stooped sense of foreboding.

Commissioner Name :
Will Dean, Editor
Commissioner Company :
The Guardian

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Chris Clarke is a creative director, graphic artist and musician in socially focused punk band Modern Technology. Chris has been noted on numerous accounts by the Society of News Designers, Society of Publication Designers, It's Nice That, YCN, Creative Review, Design Week, and The D&AD