La Boca for the cover and internal pages of Stylist Magazine. Click to enlarge and scroll through for more.
London Safety Messages
Set of posters communicating safety messages to travellers on the London transport network. Commissioned for the Transport For London / VCCP. Click to see more.
EDC Mexico 2017
Key-art for Electric Daisy Carnival, Mexico 2017. Commissioned by Insomniac Events.
The Doors of Perception
‘The Doors of Perception’ By Aldous Huxley as part of a series of paperbacks for new editions of classic Aldous Huxley novels.
Metropolis 90th Anniversary Posters
Film poster in celebration of the 90th anniversary of Metropolis (1927). Produced as 4 limited edition screen prints, using metallic inks and mirrored paper. Click to view all four.
La Boca was established in 2002 and is an independent design studio based in Notting Hill that specialises in illustration and image-making. La Boca strives to create emotional connections through their work and as a team they achieve it expertly thanks to their refined sense of design, appreciation of colour and understanding of balance. With interests in music, literature, advertising and film, their visuals are steadily infiltrating popular culture on book covers, campaigns, festival imagery and album sleeves. They are influential in the design community, winning awards and setting visual trend, gradually building on a collection of artworks that will no doubt be celebrated and collected in years to come.
You can download La Boca’s portfolio here.
Vintage Huxley Covers
A series of three new covers for Vintage Huxley books. Click to enlarge and scroll through for more.
Jacqueline Du Pré Tribute Concert
Poster for UK charity the MS Society, to promote a Jacqueline Du Pré tribute concert conducted by Daniel Barenboim. Held at the Royal Festival Hall, London.
Limited poster to celebrate The XX appearing at Bestival 2017. The poster was only available from The Vending Machine gallery at the festival.
Always one to nail a cover design, La Boca does it again for Disbanded Kingdom
Drinker Of Tears
The Little Help Project by AS Colour is an annual t-shirt design competition and online retail store for emerging creatives. Click to see La Boca’s design on the front of the t-shirt.
EDC Orlando 2017
Key-art for Electric Daisy Carnival, Orlando 2017 commissioned by Insomniac Events.
La Boca x Vasava for Lotto’s Icon campaign
Beyond Fest 2017
La Boca created the poster artwork for Beyond Fest, the highest attended genre film festival in the US. Coincidence? Maybe.
Limited edition cover sent to subscribers of Empire Magazine. The issue highlighted The Godfather being named the greatest movie of all time.
The Lawn Job
The Lawn Job by Chuck Caruso - Paperback book cover wrap.
For Festival 2013
Modular Records - Posters for new music festival FOR, held on Hvar Island, Croatia.
Madness is Better than Defeat
Madness is Better Than Defeat By Ned Beauman - wrap-around book cover illustration.
Nike Vapormax Tees
La Boca created a series of customisable T’shirt designs to celebrate the launch of the Nike Air Vapormax on Air Max Day 2017. Each design could be deconstructed and re-applied by customers in-store at Nike Stores across China.
Graphisme Utopique, Architecture Radicale
A poster created for La Boca solo exhibition at L’Espace LVL and Maison de L’Architecture des Pays de la Loire in Nantes, France.
Adele 2016 Tour Posters
From a set of 27 official posters for Adele’s 2016 European tour. Each night a unique poster was available to buy at the concert venue. 200 screen prints were produced of each design, with 5 secretly signed by Adele.
Beyond Fest 2014
Key art for the 2nd edition of LA-based film festival Beyond Fest.
Created for 20th Century Fox as part of a set of four official teaser posters for Black Swan
Animated GIF for Nike’s KD 8, Court Glider.
Did you know that
La Boca’s poster for Black Swan won
- Best Film Poster at the Screen Awards 2011
- Best Movie Poster at the Design Annual Design Awards 2011
- Bronze Award, Best Print Campaign for the Hollywood Reporter Key Art Awards 2011
- Silver Award, Poster Series category at the European Design Awards 2011
Brave New World
Paperback book cover for the classic 1930s science fiction novel Brave New World by Aldous Huxley. The book comes complete with a pair of 3D glasses.
Richard Pinhas & Etienne Jaumet ‘Vents Solaires’ album cover - Versatile Records
B.S. Johnson Paperback Set
Book cover illustrations for a new edition of 4x B.S. Johnson novels
BAFTA 2014 Catalogue cover
Program cover image for the 2014 British Academy Film Awards. Based on an interpretation of Philomena, one of the 5 Best Film category nominations.
The Liberty Campaign book cover illustration.
Nicholas Blake Book Covers
La Boca Illustrated a set of four covers for new editions of Nicholas Blake vintage crime novels. The covers won an Award of Excellence at the Book Cover Communication Arts Awards 2013
Rejected book cover illustrations for the Chaos Walking Trilogy by Patrick Ness
Two film posters created to celebrate the 80th anniversary of King Kong. Screen Prints available exclusively from the Dark City Gallery.
For the cover of Horror Stories by E.Nesbit
The World in Winter
Cover image for The World in Winter, Penguin Books
EDC Las Vegas 2017
Insomniac Events limited poster for the Electric Daisy Carnival, Las Vegas 2017. Screen printed in 6 fluorescent inks on to silver paper, in an edition of 200 only. Click to enlarge and scroll through to see the tee design.
Pye Corner Audio
Vinyl record cover for Pye Corner Audio ‘Stars Shine Like Stars’ Death Waltz Originals.
La Boca took the hard cover they created for Penguin Books and transformed it into this mysterious animated cover.
Heaven is for Quitters
La Boca sure know a thing or two about simplicity and balance, both are exhibited perfectly here with this cover artwork for FaltyDL’s latest album Heaven is for Quitters.
La Boca's Clients include
Nike, Google, 20th Century Fox, Warner Bros, Coca-Cola, Sony, Island Records, Ray Ban, Universal, Sydney Opera House, MGM, Aol, Warp Records, Stussy, Google, GQ, Renault, Casio, Adidas
Shout Out Out Out Out
CD and gatefold vinyl artwork for Shout Out Out Out Out ‘Spanish Moss and Total Loss’. Normals Welcome Records
Armada Skis commissioned La Boca to create a unique and bold design for the Halo ski model.
Born Bad Records. Album cover art for album of re-discovered French library music from the 1970s.
Contre-Temps Festival 2015
Image designed for electronic audio-visual festival and La Boca exhibition held in the city of Strasbourg.
20th Century Fox official film poster to celebrate the 30th anniversary of The Terminator. Exclusive for Comic Con, San Diego 2014.
As part of the Ray-Ban ‘Never Hide’ campaign. La Boca were very honoured to have a new colourway of the iconic Wayfarer named after them. La Boca produced a poster to accompany the launch which was also later turned into a viral video.
Animated GIF for Nike’s Lebron 13, Small Hoop, Big Dreams.
The British Academy Film Awards 2
An American Hustle movie poster for The British Academy Film Awards
Shop Magazine Singapore
Cover image for Shop Magazine Singapore.
Back For The Future
Nike promotional film poster and Hoverboard to accompany the international launch of the special edition Nike MAGs, the legendary (and previously fictional) sneakers worn by Michael J. Fox in Back To The Future 2.
1,500 pairs of the sneakers were auctioned worldwide raising over $5.7 million for the Michael J. Fox Foundation to help in the fight against Parkinson’s Disease.
B.S Johnson Paperbacks
Book cover illustrations for a new edition of 4x B.S. Johnson novels
Nicholas Blake Covers
La Boca Illustrated a set of four illustrated covers for new editions of Nicholas Blake vintage crime novels. Which won an Award of Excellence at the Book Cover Communication Arts Awards 2013
For an exhibition of vintage Polish film and theatre posters held at the Protein gallery, London 2012.
Black Swan 2
As part of a set of four official teaser posters for Black Swan, commissioned by 20th Century Fox
Brancusi T’shirt. La Boca x Everpress T’shirt design in homage to the Modernist Romanian sculptor Constantin Brâncuși
Jean-Luc Godard ‘Weekend’ T’shirt . Designed in homage to the title sequence of the 1967 Jean-Luc Godard movie ‘Weekend’
Calvi On The Rocks 2015
Set of two posters (day and night) for a music festival held on the island of Corsica.
La Boca created this limited edition print for Espace LVL gallery in Nantes to celebrate their 5th anniversary and the 15th anniversary of La Boca studio!
Nike Basketball Holiday
One of a series of illustrations to accompany the release of kids-only basketball shoes. Each image tells the story behind the shoe, whilst also highlighting it’s individual characteristics, materials and performance traits.
Beyond Fest 2016
Another year, another great poster design by La Boca for Beyond Fest 2016.
Animated GIF for Nike’s Lebron 13, Sudden Impact.
Kiss the Past Hello
Poster designed as part of the 100 year celebrations of Coca-Cola’s iconic glass bottle. The image plays on the idea of the past and future of the bottle.
A series of illustrations to accompany the release of kids-only basketball shoes. Each image tells the story behind the shoe, whilst also highlighting it’s individual characteristics, materials and performance traits.
BAFTAs Poster 2014
A Poster for the 2014 British Academy Television Awards.
Célébrer la Terre
Fête du Graphisme 2015. Poster on the theme of celebrating our planet. Exhibited in street advertising spots across Paris in February 2015.
The animated cover of We Who Are About To for Penguin Books.
Two illustrations produced as part of the Aol Artists initiative. Designed to be used for a variety of purposes including a custom option on the Aol homepage.
Viva Vino Italiano
Promotional image for Italian wine at Waitrose
Green Mark Vodka
Green Mark Vodka UK advertising campaign. This image was Shortlisted in the advertising Category of the AOI Illustration Awards 2013
Beyond Fest 2013
Key art for new LA-based film festival Beyond Fest.
Heart of Darkness
Poster created in collaboration with artist Fiona Banner exploring the unmade Orson Welles screenplay for the Heart Of Darkness. This image was part of a set of six hand-made posters created by Fiona Banner in collaboration with film poster designers.
War for the Oaks
War For The Oaks cover - Penguin Books
Official poster for three (sell out) Los Angeles shows by Goblin as part of Beyond Fest 2013.
36 Days of Type 2016
La Boca was invited to create a custom number zero for the annual 36 Days Of Type extravaganza.
The Phantom of the Opera
Book cover illustration for a 2012 UK edition of the classic novel by Gaston Leroux.
For the British Academy Film Awards