Bookbinding | Printmaking
El Lanham is a Lisbon based artist and designer. His playful and varied style flirts between bookbinding, printmaking and tattooing. He is inspired by history, a love of words and an interest in queer narratives. El works on a range of projects from fancy books to one of a kind textiles. He studied graphic design at the University of the West of England and then apprenticed as a bookbinder at the Royal Collection Trust. He is a visiting bookbinding tutor at FICA – Oficina Criativa and the co-founder of THEY TATTOO tattoo studio in Lisbon.