Profile: Jo Ratcliffe

"I don't really like creating illustration with a narrative," says Jo Ratcliffe. "I like iconic images. I'm interested in design, and typographic illustration allows me to include drawings of women - or whatever I want - without needing to describe or say something."

Ratcliffe's typographic work is but one part of a burgeoning career that has so far taken in pure illustration, editorial work, fashion shoots, album covers and more. Perhaps best known is her work for the likes of Dazed & Confused, Nylon, Vogue and Wallpaper, all of which showcase her adeptness for glam subjects - in contrast to the purely illustrative, generally darker pieces that she creates for music artists. But, as they say, you ain't seen nothing yet.

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