Farside is the British graphic design and development studio of Rob Nichols.

We work with a wide range of clients in the commercial and cultural sector to produce visually distinct creative solutions.

Studio Time

12:42 PM GMT


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Rob Nichols

Creative Director and founder of Farside Studio. Rob has produced work for global brands including Nike, Spotify, Google, Coke, Converse, Unilever, Kangol, Casio, and H&M. In addition he has also consulted many startups to refine their products, brands, raise funding and grow their customer base.

Prior to creating the studio Rob graduated from Leeds University with 1st Class Honours in Graphic and Communication Design, he has since lived and worked in New York, Amsterdam, Barcelona, and now London.

In his spare time Rob collaborates and performs as an audiovisual artist, creating work that explores the intersection between sound and vision. Learn more about the theory behind this on his blog.



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Creative process

Our holistic approach to design combines strategic analytical thinking with intuitive emotional creativity to ensure that your core identity is aligned with your businesses objectives and customer needs.

Discover

Define

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Studio Values +
Studio Values

We value design outcomes that have been distilled down to the very essence of their function, enabling elegant and direct results. This applies to the way we write, visually communicate and code. We believe this creates human led design that is heuristic, honest and understated.

We approach emerging technologies confidently, and have a natural ability to adapt, combine and manipulate them in ways that produce entirely new outcomes.

Conceptually we value depth. We want to create work that is thoughtful, intellectually engaging, and looks beyond the superficial. Through thorough referencing of a diverse range of ideas, culture and imagery, we hope to always produce unfamiliar results that push current thinking and create new perspectives.

When working we value routine, discipline and consistency. We want to work with positive, healthy, energy-up people, who hold mutual value and respect for each other. We believe that trusting relationships create the most inspired outcomes.

Jobs & Internships +
Jobs & Internships

There are currently no permanent positions or internships on offer in the studio. We do collaborate with freelancers and are always happy to receive portfolios. Please send a website link or PDF portfolio <8mb to rob@farsidestudio.com

AV Performances +
AV Performances

  • Freemans Yard
    London
    02.10.20
  • Carnival Tropical @ Santísmo Agave
    Barcelona
    16.03.18
  • Club Jazzabell
    Amsterdam
    16.12.17
  • World peace day visuals
    Amsterdam
    22.09.17
  • Redlight Radio with Blix
    Amsterdam
    21.09.17
  • Club Jazzabell
    Amsterdam
    16.09.17
  • Club Up
    Amsterdam
    01.09.17
  • Home Of Art
    Amsterdam
    18.08.17
  • Leftovers @ Chunk
    Leeds
    05.11.17
  • Leftovers @ Hydepark Bookclub
    Leeds
    04.10.16
  • Leftovers @ Chunk
    Leeds
    19.06.16