John Gribben

John Gribben is a Glaswegian photographer and art director living and working between London and Berlin. His fascination with materials, collage and perspective pushes him to create playful imagery with a striking aesthetic, often taking inspiration from surrealism as well as the worlds of installation and sculpture.


Nike, Adidas, Hyundai, Creative Review, Vogue, Google, Manolo Blahnik, Cutler & Gross, Selfridges, Elle UK, Wonderland, Wallpaper* Magazine, Numéro, Time Out New York, Wellcome Collection, Shortlist Magazine, Viewpoint Magazine, Financial Times, Wellcome Collection, It's Nice That, Der Greif, Habitat, YCN, Feature Shoot, Ink Global, De Gris, Ethiad Airlines.

Exhibitions & Awards

Royal Academy of Arts - Summer show - London, 2020
Berlin Photo week
- Berlin, 2019
Getty Images ‘Ones to watch’
- London, 2019
Jaguar Shoes: New Talent
- London, 2018
Magenta Flash Forward award
- Toronto, 2017
Rencontres D’Arles - Der Grief
- Arles, 2017
D&AD Global Next Photographer Award
- London, 2015