Pene Parker

Prop | Set | Art Direction

Pene Parker is widely recognized for her creative approach, the elegance of her design, and her ability
to work flexibly to demanding schedules and budgets.

After an MA from the Royal College of Art and a period working for Olivetti in Milan and Burberry’s
in Barcelona, Pene was Art Director for Crabtree & Evelyn and created brand identities
and packaging for other high-end companies, including Duchy Originals and Fortnum & Mason.

Subsequently, Pene was Creative Director for BBC Worldwide, where she spent more than seven years
developing the BBC’s branding across books, DVDs and TV idents. Following this, she was Creative Director
at Mitchell Beazley, where she worked on all aspects of book design and layout on such bestsellers
as The Ginger Pig and Hugh Johnson’s Pocket Wine Guide.

Since establishing Pene Parker Design in 2010, she has created bestselling books for such clients
as Ebury, Octopus Publishing, BBC Books, Simon & Schuster, Headline, Orion, Anova (for Pavilion),
Miller’s, Kyle Books and Parragon.

In addition to her work as Art Director and Designer, Pene is also in great demand as a stylist
and supplier of curated props for book, advertising and video shoots.

Pene’s working style is relaxed and efficient. She uses her breadth of experience to bring your ideas
to reality and to find the perfect style and approach whatever your project.

Food Prop


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