GEOF KERN When trusted interior brand David Sutherland, Inc. moved out of its signature showrooms and into the realm of outdoor living, it needed an affiliate that would stand up to the elements – and a campaign that would quickly capture potential... read more
Agency Blue Hive of London relied on F+J photographer Geof Kern to turn the stuff of daydreams into cohesive imagery for their client, Ford. In the car company’s ‘Stop Dreaming’ campaign, which plastered billboards and was seen on major press outlets throughout Europe, people in everyday settings were caught in disbelief when they came face-to-face with the car of their daydreams. The ad... read more
Geof Kern is a master of poetic imagery, and here (in editorial work for Real SImple Magazine) he translates the end-of-weekend blues into a color palette and subject with which we identify immediately. The blues, whether end-of-weekend, mid-winter, or for any other reason, are a thing: we get it. For your #InspirationFriday... read more
In advertising, imagination is what makes a product, well, explode off the page or screen. What we like about this expert example is the simplicity F+J artist Geof Kern applied to that notion for C.F. Stinson textiles. There's lightness in the cloth cannonball, which contrasts the cannon's implied power. And there's scale at work, too–the diminutive toy... read more
Geof Kern’s striking new photography project might make you want to take a seat–literally. David Sutherland Inc., the purveyor of furniture with showrooms in six major cities and representative of high-end brands including John Hutton, Philippe Hurel, ... read more
What better way to depict Monday's impending gloom than with this droopy flower image? Striking in its minimalism and clear in its message, we're happy (we promise!) to present Geof Kern for Real Simple.
An image by Geof Kern for the lauded fashion periodical, Neiman Marcus' "The Book," was selected for one of photography's greatest prizes: Communication Arts' annual photography competition. The top photography organization chose from among 4,421 submissions by some of the best shooters in the field, with this year's panelists ranging from Apple Creative Director Arem Duplessis to GQ... read more
We're kicking off a new series called #InspirationFriday. Each week, founders Simone Friend and Beth Johnson will handpick an image that's meant to stop you in your tracks or make you think a little differently. This week, our featured image is by Geof Kern.
Geof Kern's solo show at PDNB Gallery in Dallas, TX, continues to receive notable press. Last Friday, he was listed in AI-AP's DART (Design Arts Daily) newsletter alongside Horst P. Horst as one of the significant--indeed... read more
Join F+J photographer and distinguished artist Geof Kern this Saturday, September 6 at Photographs Do Not Bend (PDNB) Gallery in Dallas, Texas. Through November 15, Kern’s solo exhibition will commemorate some of his influential work in the intersecting worlds of photography and fashion. In particular, the show will include surrealistic images he created for fashion projects with Matsuda Tokyo and... read more