Gallery

Shariff/Miller, “Light” ∙ 2007

Zakee Shariff & Rosalind Miller, 'Yellow Light', digital hand illustration over photograph, 84 × 118 cm
Zakee Shariff and British photographer Rosalind Miller created a new body of work using photographs of lights and gels, with overlays of Zakee's hand-made marble drawings. More

Collaborations & Prints ∙ 2005–10

Double Tiger all-over textile design, hand-drawn and digitally coloured, 2007
Zakee has worked with a variety of designers and brands in collaboration in her work. From 2005 to 2010 her collaborations include Top Shop (swimwear and underwear), Boxfresh (AW06 & SS06), Freemans (AW06 & SS06), Pants To Poverty and Religion. More

“Searching For Light” Exhibition, London & Zurich ∙ 2009

Spirit Come Shed Your Light On Me, 2009. Watercolour
Zakee exhibited a selection of new artwork at the Old Shoreditch Station (AKA No-One/Jaguar Shoes) on Kingsland Road, London E2. The show then moved to Gloss/Grand in Zurich, Switzerland. Supported by Roxy Heart, the show saw a departure from Zakee's More

Roxy Heart by Zakee Shariff ∙ AW09

Zakee Shariff for Roxy Heart, 2009. Photo by Benjamin Alexander Huseby
Zakee teamed up with Roxy Europe to work as artist and designer for Roxy Heart, a new concept whereby Roxy's head designer, Valerie Thevenot, collaborated with a new creative every season to create a collection of clothing and accessories. Zakee More

ASOS Magazine ∙ 2009

Page spread of illustrations for ASOS Magazine For ASOS, May 2009
For the May 2009 edition of their magazine, ASOS asked Zakee to create some illustrations and give an interview on the theme of music festivals. Here are the drawings used in the magazine. More

Fashion A–Z, An Illustrated Dictionary ∙ 2009

Zakee Shariff & Alex Newman, 'Fashion A–Z, An Illustrated Dictionary', front cover. For Laurence King Publishing, 2009
Zakee and her husband Al compiled a fashion dictionary for Laurence King Publishing entitled Fashion A–Z, An Illustrated Dictionary. Illustrated by Zakee and written and designed by Al, it is available from Amazon and all good bookshops. More

Zakee Shariff × MAYZ ∙ SS09

'Ruth SKull' Artwork for print 2009
Zakee's collaboration with the Japanese designers and store MAYZ (Make Art Your Zoo) continued in 2009 with with a collection of unisex garments, as well as limited edition wine glasses. More

Leona Naess, Polydor/Verve ∙ 2008/09

Zakee Shariff & Al Newman, Leona Naess Thirteens UK album CD booklet centre spread, for Polydor Records, 2009
Zakee art directed, illustrated and co-designed the album campaign for Polydor/Verve artist Leona Naess, in collaboration with her husband Al Newman. The first single from the campaign, "Heavy Like Sunday", was released on seven-inch single in June 2008 (limited to More

Zakee Shariff for ASOS ∙ AW08

Dress: 'Fella' (embroidered). Zakee Shariff for ASOS, AW08
Zakee limited edition AW08 collection for ASOS consisted of a range of six dresses, three tops and two scarves, all incorporating Zakee's signature prints More

Zakee Shariff × X-Girl ∙ SS08 & AW08

'X-Gal' Print. Zakee Shariff for X-Girl, SS08
In 2008 Zakee created two collections for X-Girl (Japan), consisting of a ten-piece and twelve-piece ladies clothing collection with prints inspired by drawings Zakee made after a special trip to Jamaica in 2007, as well as a group of watercolours Zakee More