James Marsh has earned international status as a highly acclaimed illustrator, designer, artist and author with strong links to the music industry. A former studio manager at Decca records, he went on to form Ink Studios, collaborating on high profile projects for The Beatles & Andy Warhol before going solo.
Marsh’s art has adorned countless posters and magazine covers including Time Magazine in the USA on several occasions. Over the years he has covered many books by authors such as Ray Bradbury, Lewis Carol, Salman Rushdie, Chaucer, Shakespeare, Byron, Kurt Vonnegut, J.G. Ballard and more.
High profile recording artists boasting Marsh designed album covers include Jamiroquai, Steeleye Span and Gerry Rafferty but most notably the seminal 80’s band Talk Talk whose complete catalogue of iconic sleeves were produced by James.
More recently Marsh has been creating abstract paintings, fine art and striking typographic designs.
James offers his fonts through his ArtyType foundry.