Wonder Room Studio is the multi-disciplinary creative practice of SJ Hockett.

The studio works across various media including creative/art direction, printed matter, illustration and motion graphics, as well as publishing projects through the Wonder Press moniker.

HMU → studio@wonder-room.eu

If you have an enquiry pleazsse check the following list of provisos first:

1. NO SPEC WORK
2. NO SPEC WORK
3. NO TALKING TO OTHER PPL WITHOUT ME KNOWING ABOUT IT
4. YOU CAN’T JUST ASK FOR ‘SOMETHING COOL’ - SEND A BRIEF
e. NO SPEC WORK
f. NO SPEC WORK
7. NO FREE WORK



CLIENTS

Vans / U2 / Warp Records / NTS Radio / Manual For Speed / Yonder Journal / Bloomberg / Island Records / Oi Polloi / Levis / The British Library / MIF / Manchester Art Gallery / Brooklyn Brewery / London Short Film Festival



TEACHING, TALKS & WORKSHOPS

Lecturer in Graphic Design, University of Salford 2017–
Drunk Drawing, Gorilla, Manchester 2017
DIY Publishing, University of Salford 2016
GIFs/JIFs/CIFs, University of Salford 2016 
OFFSET Festival, Sheffield 2016
Real Photoshop, University of Leeds 2015
Teambuilding, Yuck Printhouse, Manchester 2015
Unit X, MMU, Manchester 2013



PRESS & PUBLISHED WRITING

Lecture in Progress / Me & EUEye Magazine / Cut That Out / Oi Polloi / It's Nice That / JOY / Bike Vibe Magazine



RESIDENCIES & EXHIBITIONS

2018
NEW WORK, EC, Manchester
WHOA! Siop/Shop, Manchester
Spit That Out, HOME, Manchester

2017
Hammer-Spaces II, Islington Mill, Salford
Graphic Design Scotland (Selected), Glasgow (Group Show)
Hammer-Spaces, Village, Leeds
15, Jaguar Shoes, London (Group Show)
Cut That Out, KK Outlet, London 2016 (Group Show)
New Shorts, CFCCA, Manchester

2016
Play, Islington Mill, Salford (Group Show)
Hold Tight, Collaboration with Stina Poutinen & Mark Joshua Epstien, Vane Gallery, Newcastle

2015
Je Crois Au Phantomes, La Escosesa, Barcelona
Team Building, Islington Mill, Salford with Palefroi, DR.ME & John Powell-Jones

2014
The Intangible Bibelobis, Cornerhouse Commission, Picadilly Place, Manchester
Real Horror Show Pt.3 Islington Mill, Salford (Group Show)
Wonder Room, Village, Leeds
5th International Conference on Typography & Visual Communication, UoN, Cyprus (Group Show)

2013
International Poster Festival, UoD, Turkey (Group Show)

2012
Happy Accidents, WAW Gallery, Brooklyn (Group Show)
COTME, Common, Manchester
The Family Show, Good Press, Glasgow (Group Show)