jacob is a new zealand art director and photographer, currently confined in jordan.

passionate about design thinking, publishing, brand experience and experiential graphic design solutions. 


his photographic work, creates narratives based on the lay of the land. he takes his time to delve deeply into a territory constructing observations that otherwise go unnoticed. jacob is influenced by the natural and cultural world around him, the space between no longer and not yet, enigmatic structures, unexpected encounters and moments of change.

available for freelance work. to get in touch, email me at: howard.jacob@gmail.com



features


the in-between
︎︎︎ booooooom

︎︎︎ our culture

︎︎︎ fuzbiz
︎︎︎ anti virus
︎︎︎ this is paper

what remains
︎︎︎ a day of zen
︎︎︎ our culture
︎︎︎ booooooom

the otherside
︎︎︎ monster children
︎︎︎ plain magazine
︎︎︎ fuzbiz

shadowland
︎︎︎ les others

distant
︎︎︎ fisheye magazine
︎︎︎ aa13
︎︎︎ fuzbiz

backblocks
︎︎︎ our culture


decent
︎︎︎ fuzbiz

gateway
︎︎︎ aa13

recognition

designers institute of new zealand, best design awards:
2018, silver (x1)
2016, bronze (x2)

international photography awards, honorable mention:
2018 (x3)
2015 (x5)
2014 (x3

monster children, photo competition, travel category:
2015 winner

the worlds best pension fund annual report:
2014 gold (x1)

australasian reporting awards:
2014 gold (x1)

los angeles international olive oil competition:
2014 gold (x1)

group exhibitions

silence and distance, pocko gallery, november 2017, london

education

bachelor of visual communication design, honours massey university school of design, new zealand

agencies

crave global
wcc, creative and brand
m&c saatchi
brand council
van arts
idesign media
overland
make architects
finity
ocean
insight creative

clients

new zealand police
new zealand ministry of justice
new zealand fire service
new zealand super fund
oceania football association
bombay sapphire gin
bicycling magazine
monster children
rydges hotel
skinnies
synlait
cargolane
black & white accounting
acura accounting
bayleys real estate
refrigerant recovery
patton
tusk
the martinborough produce company
signature style
spectrum care
trans-space
motivate me
subdivision solutions
gardien construction
moana construction
white heart
upper hutt city council
colider wellington
wellington city council
— mayor of wellington
— chief executive officer
— city planning
— customer and community
— strategy and governance
— finance and business
— human resources
— wellington city libraries
— wellington gardens
— city arts and events
— marketing and communication
— parks, sport and recreation
— city archives
— environment and waste
— hr organisational development
— city resilience and sustainability
— transport and Infrastructure
— build wellington
— arts, culture and community services
— city housing
— smart council
— community services
— strategy, policy and research
— democracy services