Jess Kneebone is a freelance art director and stylist who occasionally takes photos. Born in Auckland, New Zealand and raised in (Naarm) Melbourne, Australia, Jess has worked in and around visual assets for over a decade.
With a backbone in Communications and a Masters in Communication Design, Jess’ multidisciplinary experience grants her an understanding of many facets of photography and has seen her engaged in exemplary projects across the architecture and lifestyle genres.
Drawn to photography from a young age Jess is self-taught, learning on her Dad’s film camera from the 1970s. Informed by design theory, art history and contemporary materiality, Jess' work strives for personal and sentimental connection with the world we live in. Marked as elegant, uncomplicated and always considered, her projects have been published in Vogue Living, Wallpaper Mag, Dezeen, Ignant, The Local Project, Belle, Est Living, The Design Files, Real Living and more.
Jess is available for art direction, styling and photography projects across interiors, still life and advertising briefs.