Kyle Bean is a London based illustrator, director and set designer. He creates playful, concept-driven imagery for a variety of editorial and commercial projects as well as installations for fashion brands and events. Kyle’s work is usually characterised by a whimsical and meticulous reappropriation of everyday materials and handcrafted techniques which often straddle the boundaries between illustration, sculpture and animation. Kyle particularly enjoys problem solving and developing tactile and witty solutions to project briefs.
In Anxious Anticipation is a collaboration with Aaron Tilley for Kinfolk magazine. I constructed a series of setups using a variety of materials and props that evoke a feeling of apprehension.