About

Badlands Studio offers a complete creative solution for fashion and lifestyle brands seeking considered design and stylish content in one high-end package. Creative Directors and Founders Rohan Peterson and Talisa Sutton bring to the company more than 15 years experience in the design industry, and have individually produced work for Chanel, Estée Lauder, Vogue and Elle. With an eye for drawing out key narratives, a keen understanding of business objectives, and a premium, luxury aesthetic, Badlands Studio works closely with its clients to provide creative direction, art direction, design, illustration, branding, content creation and creative consultation across a range of different industries and platforms.

Services

Creative Direction
Art Direction
Design
Branding
Illustration
Content Creation
Creative Consulting

Work

Before Sunset

Art Direction

Elle Australia

Art Direction

Beauty still-life art direction for Badlands Blog

Photography Sevak Babakhani

Beauty still-life art direction & design for Elle Australia

Photography Sevak Babakhani

Before Sunset

Art Direction

Beauty still-life art direction for Badlands Blog

Photography Sevak Babakhani

Elle Australia

Art Direction

Beauty still-life art direction & design for Elle Australia

Photography Sevak Babakhani

Backstage

Styling, Art direction

Styling & art direction for Australian fashion label, Backstage

Photography Ana Suntay-Tanedo
Model Charelle Schriek @ Chic

NewsLifeMedia – Harvey Norman Smartwatches

Art direction

Harvey Norman wanted to showcase their latest range of smartwatches as both high-end and high-tech.
We created a male and female version of this story, which was placed into multiple publications including Vogue and GQ

Photography Juli Balla

Backstage

Styling, Art Direction

Styling & art direction for Australian fashion label, Backstage

Photography Ana Suntay-Tanedo
Model Talia Berman @ Chic

NewsLifeMedia – Vogue x David Jones

Art direction

Art direction of the bi-annual 28-page Vogue-produced book of international collections for high-end retailer David Jones.
Print and iPad edition, including seasonal film

Photography Nicole Bentley
Styling Meg Gray
Video Jake Terrey

Vogue Australia x Chanel

Art direction

Limited-run presentation box for Chanel featuring a special-edition 55th anniversary Vogue Australia. Created to recall the classic packaging of Chanel No. 5, these special editions could not be purchased, and were available solely to Chanel VIP customers

Vogue Australia Art Director Mandy Alex
NLM Advertising Creative Director Richard McAuliffe
NLM Sales Cheyne Hall

Talisa Quirk

Styling

Personal work

Photography Ana Suntay-Tanedo
Model Talisa Quirk @ IMG

Elle Australia

Illustration, Lettering

Collage, illustration and hand lettering for a fashion editorial in ELLE Australia

Photography Mark Pillai

Elle Australia

Art Direction

Georgia Alice

Illustration

Lifestyle art direction for ELLE Australia

Photography Sevak Babakhani

Collaboration with Georgia Alice to create illustrations for campaign imagery

Photography James K Lowe

Elle Australia

Art Direction

Lifestyle art direction for ELLE Australia

Photography Sevak Babakhani

Georgia Alice

Illustration

Collaboration with Georgia Alice to create illustrations for campaign imagery

Photography James K Lowe

Vogue Fashion’s Night Out

Illustration

Golden illustrated rendering of the iconic Vogue masthead, created for Vogue Fashion’s Night Out.
Used across all VFNO events, spaces and collateral

Vogue Australia Art Director Mandy Alex

NewsLifeMedia – LifeLab

Branding, Art Direction

Branding and interstitial art direction for NewsLifeMedia’s LifeLab creative studio

3D animation Toby & Pete

Various

Branding

Branding for various clients including Adshel, Maximillia, Dr Roebucks, Curated By, Fashion Emergency, Hunter Boutique, SixtyFourSixty, Epitome, Naked Tan

Belinda

Design

Fold-out seasonal mailer for high-end fashion retailer Belinda

Vogue Australia – Samsung Galaxy

Art direction

Samsung wanted to present their Galaxy range as must-have accessories for the style-conscious.
We created fashion flat-lays with the devices as part of the contents of handbags and as reference for makeup before a night out.

Photography Edward Urrutia
Styling Megha Kapoor

Vogue Living – Dyson Hot+Cool

Art direction

Dyson wanted to present their new Hot & Cool devices as objets d’art.
We created monochrome gallery spaces filled with accessories to represent warmer and cooler months.

Photography Edward Urrutia
Styling Alexandra Gordon

Elise Pioch & Pablo Chapelli

Illustration, Design

Letterpressed fold-out invitation for Maison Balzac founder Elise Pioch and Chapelli Bikes founder Pablo Chappell.
This invitation featured illustrations of Elise and Pablo in their wedding outfits, along with their pet hens.
Featured in Vogue Brides

Badlands Blog

Styling

Personal work

Photography Ana Suntay-Tanedo
Model Amelia Zadrow @ Chic

NewsLifeMedia

Illustration, Lettering

Illustrated lettering for NewsLifeMedia

Yeojin Bae

Design

Show programme for Yeojin Bae’s Premiere ready-to-wear runway collection

Personal

Design, Illustration

Letterpressed save-the-date card and filigree lasercut wedding invitation.
Both featured illustrated versions of the flowers in Talisa’s bouquet

Emilia

Styling

Personal work

Photography Kelly Geddes
Model Emilia Skuza @ IMG

Contact

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Badlands Studio Pty Ltd
La Porte Deux
87-103 Epsom Road
Rosebery NSW 2018
Australia

+61 418 686 107