Majid Adin

Iranian visual artist Majid Adin found the inspiration to draw again in the dome in Calais, and through the support of the Good Chance Ensemble, Majid won a competition to create the official music video for Elton John’s Rocket Man, brilliantly re-contextualising the lyrics as a refugee’s journey to Europe through his animation. 

MAVERick Award Nomination 2018

Majid was nominated and shortlisted for the 2018 Groucho Maverick Award celebrating original, creative artwork that seeks to challenge the status quo.

Read about the nomination here.

House of Illustration Exhibition

Majid’s artwork will feature in the UK’s first ever exhibition exploring the refugee crisis through illustration. The exhibition will run until March, 2019 everyday from 10:00 - 18:00.

Read about the exhibition here.

Majid now works at Blinkink Productions in London and has received multiple high profile commissions including for Help Refugees and for the West End transfer of The JungleHe will also be designing the artwork for the album Sounds of Refuge.

You can read more from Majid here.