ZAKEE SHARIFF STUDIO
Zakee Shariff is an artist, textile designer & creative director. Her studio is based in London NW10
As a 1st generation born Londoner, raised by parents from India, Africa, Iran and America. Zakee draws on her ancestry and weaves her spirituality, love of travel, adventure, music, street culture, and the power of healing through beauty, into all her work. Her aim is always to connect to peoples hearts, and by doing so, create an emotional response.
Zakee’s art is created in the studio and sold by commission, through her web-store, and gallery exhibitions here in the UK and globally.
Zakee’s textiles are intuitively abstracted from her artwork, creating unique, strong, timeless designs. From 1998 - to 2005 and 2014 to 2019. Zakee created her designer/street-wear, self titled, womenswear brand, “Zakee Shariff”. It sold worldwide and gained a loyal, global following. This has provided Zakee a depth of experience, contacts, a signature style, and for her clients, a strong sense of trust.
Zakee Shariff Studio also works on many collaborations. Zakee mindfully chooses her collaboration partners, by looking for shared values of, connection, responsible, mindful action & love. Using Zakee's experience in fashion, her rooted capacity as a creative director, and her strong ability to lead and bring a vision alive. In conjunction with her creative, and production links. Zakee and her carefully curated team, have been producing, unique pieces of art, textiles and product over the last 23 years. The studio also has the facility to hand print both art & design for special collaborative projects.
Zakee Shariff Studio has it’s own screen-print workshop, where Zakee and her team hand print Zakee's designs and art onto where possible sustainable and organic fashion blanks, accessories and artwork. To view or purchase available product click here.
Zakee Shariff Studio is always open to new partnerships, if you have an idea for a project or collaboration, please do contact the studio.
Clients include : Atlantic Records, Bugaboo, Channel 4, Colette, Early Majority, Exposure, Frost Body by Sadie Frost, Laurence King, Levis, Medicom Toy, Nike, Paul Smith, People Tree, Roxy Heart by Roxy, Savannah Miller, Selfridges, Victoria & Albert Museum, X-Girl
Zakee is also a trained life coach & mentor. She uses her grounded, and unique style and capacity to move people to the highest version of themselves. She does this through 1:1 & personal & business coaching/mentorship. To work with Zakee click here