Makers Company are a studio of makers, artists and designers based in Cape Town, South Africa. They strive to challenge perspectives and solve all the world's problems through innovative and well crafted imagery, creating work that is honest, fun and inspiring.
Collectively, they've collaborated with a diverse range of brands, agencies and magazines from across the globe like Nike, IBM, Coca-Cola, Wired, Time & British Airways. Their specialties include illustration, design, iconography and motion graphics.
MP Arts is the sister agency to photographic counterpart Making Pictures. We currently represent 30 leading image-makers, designers and illustrators.
We develop, nurture, and maintain lasting careers for our artists through high production standards, curating quality portfolios, encouraging exceptional artistic and personal projects, and providing a platform through which to identify, direct and facilitate commercial work. MP have a team of 8 industry specialists to guide and manage our artists careers.
We understand the changing face of the visual industry – offering a forward thinking approach combined with an ability to create fully integrated campaigns through new media.
Our aim is to extend our passion and enthusiasm for representation beyond photography, and widen our horizons to new and existing platforms, audiences and clients. The development and creation of our roster has taken time and care - please contact Tim Higgs if you would like to discuss a project or commission one of our illustrators.
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Tel: +44 (0) 207 434 1989
Tim Higgs Director of MP Arts
Tim Jenkin Founder/Director
Waldo Barker Founder/Director
MP Arts is a division of Making Pictures.
For more information on the photographers that we represent, please visit the Making Pictures site and blog.