Jay Cover is:
An illustrator and artist. One third of Nous Vous, a collective of visual artists and friends (Nicolas Burrows & William Edmonds) with a broad, evolving practice, who have been collaborating closely on design, teaching, illustration and holistic multi-disciplinary projects since 2007: www.nousvous.eu
Director of Nous Vous Press, a small publishing imprint set up in Spring 2016 to provide a platform for new work by Nous Vous, through exploring image-making, illustration, writing and storytelling: www.nousvouspress.eu
An Associate Lecturer on BA (Hons) Illustration at Camberwell College Of Arts: www.arts.ac.uk/camberwell
Interested in the supernatural, social interaction, well-natured humour, nature, friendship, paranormal phenomena, peace, people, places, art, design and literature. He likes to read, loves to walk, lives to work. Aspires to have a more simplistic way of life.
Selected Clients: Monocle, Apartmento Magazine, Camden Town Brewery, Common Editions, Colophon Foundry, Field Projects, Sunday Times, Waitrose, London Centre For Book Arts, Pavilion Books, Pinterest, Princeton Architectural Press.
Interpretation of modernist Alexandra Road Estate, London for Modernist Estates www.modernistestates.com.
Characters for Colophon Foundry website buying guide. www.colophon-foundry.org
Caricatures and spot illustrations. Commissioned by Pavilion Books.
Pin badge design for The Association of Illustrators.
Contribution to So Young Magazine, portrait of the band Shame.
Illustration for Mudam, Luxembourg, Schools & learning – guided tours.
Character & technical illustrations for ‘Making Books’, written by London Centre For Book Arts, published by Pavilion Books.