Phil Buckingham is a British creative art director from a cutting edge editorial design background.
After graduating from Middlesex University, Phil landed his first job at The Face where he worked for 3 years. He then relocated to NYC to work at America Magazine as Art Editor. Returning to London again, he worked at Dazed and Confused as Senior Designer and later acting Art Director. After a further period at Arena Magazine as deputy Art Director, Phil made the move to a successful freelance career.
Phil's experience covers art direction, editorial design and layout, branding and consultancy, photographic art direction and image commissioning, digital consultation and print management.
His clients include Amazon Fashion, Arena Homme+, Elle, Fashion East, GQ, Haute Muse Magazine, Harpers Bazaar, High Life, Liberty, Love Studio, Marks & Spencer, Mandi Lennard, Red Bull, Topman, Tag Heuer, Vogue UK, Wallpaper, Graham Rounthwaite Studio, Cedar Communications, Jocks & Nerds, John Brown Media, River Publishing...
After three years working at Porter Magazine, in September 2016 Phil moved to British Vogue where he is currently Art Director.