Joe Perez is a freelance creative director & graphic artist based in Providence, Rhode Island.
He attended Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, CA.
2008-2010 he curated Kanye West’s two blogs: kanyeuniversecity.com & gallery.kanyewest.com
He went on to work as the lead art director at Kanye West’s design studio DONDA from 2011-2016.
His most notable work was on the Cruel Summer, & Yeezus album covers.
Joe also contributed to the award nominated “The Life of Pablo” merchandise where
he developed product ideas and designed the interior of the NYC pop-up shop.
Joe went on to form his own studio which crafted Nicki Minaj’s “The Pink Print” album cover.
The cover was later selected as one of the 50 greatest album covers of all time by Billboard Magazine.
In 2017 he released his first clothing collection entitled, “MASON”.
Joe Perez Studio’s work on Janelle Monáe’s “Dirty Computer” was selected as one of the best
album sleeves of 2018 by Creative Review.
In 2019 Joe released his second clothing collection entitled, “CLUB FANTASY”.
• BEST ALBUM SLEEVES OF 2018 – CREATIVE REVIEW (JANELLE MONÁE)
• NICKI MINAJ PINK PRINT – BILLBOARD 50 GREATEST COVERS
• CLUB FANTASY – HYPEBEAST
• CLUB FANTASY – FLAUNT MAGAZINE
• CLUB FANTASY – PAUSE MAGAZINE
• MASON – HYPEBEAST
• INTERVIEW – METAL MAGAZINE
• YEEZUS POP-UP SHOP – MILK MADE
LONDON ON DA TRACK
FEAR OF GOD
ISLAND DEF JAM
BBH LOS ANGELES
ROLLING LOUD FESTIVAL
THE GAME AWARDS
A BATHING APE