Hymmen-and-Hiroi is a collaboration between photographer Anneke Hymmen and art director/graphic designer Kumi Hiroi.
Anneke Hymmen (1977, Germany) studied conceptual art at the AKI in Enschede and has more than 18 years of work experience as photographer for various magazines and clients in Amsterdam and Germany. She knows how to capture people in a natural way even in a constructed setting. In her personal work she maintains the same strong feeling for composition and human expression standing open for improvisation at the same time. www.annekehymmen.nl
Kumi Hiroi (1979, Japan) studied economics in Japan and graphic design at the Rietveld Academy in Amsterdam. She has been working for Dutch and Japanese clients since 2010. Her strength lies in storytelling. Her diplomatic skills, artistic inspiration and eye for detail result in modest designs with a strong conceptual basis. She has extensive knowledge of typefaces, printing techniques and materials such as paper, adds distinctive character to her designs. www.kumihiroi.com www.bigfieldman.com