Jake Dow-Smith Studio designs & builds unique, memorable websites for forward-thinking artists.
You'll find our work featured on It's Nice T... Read more
You'll find our work featured on It's Nice That  and Lecture in Progress, as well as sites like SiteInspire, Hover States and many others.
We're a website design and development studio, based in the UK, working worldwide. Our clients range from international fashion brands, to artists, tech startups and non-profits.
We develop strategies, conceptualise visuals and build engaging experiences for online shops, editorial platforms, digital products & tools, lookbooks, portfolios and everything in-between.
Second Cousins Ltd. trading as Jake Dow-Smith Studio. Registered in England & Wales. Company № 8509348.
E-commerce for British luxury jacket designer, Lavenham.
We designed and built a bold new website for Platform Seven.
We create special interactive projects for Fred Perry.
Design and build of a generative composition and website for Fig.
Design and build of a minimal portfolio for photographer Sam Hofman.
Website design and build for the London-based producer, curator and artist.
Design and build of a new portfolio for photographer and director Julien Tavel.
Design and build of a new website for London-based motion graphics and animation studio.
Website design and build for photographer and director, Jonty Davies.
A micro-site to promote a new art exhibition in Shanghai.
Publish Something Online
Published these tools and resources to encourage students to self-publish on the internet.
Design and build of an emoji-heavy microsite for creative strategist Leila McGlew.
Website design and build for itinerant publisher and curatorial platform, Torque.
Joyce Wang Studio
New website for Hong Kong based interior design studio, with Future Corp.
Design and development for London-based typography specialists, Studio Aves.
Design and development for London-based retouching studio.
Development of a website for the design studio of agency Mother, with No Plans.
Website for international architecture and research studio.
An online lookbook for fashion designer Adam Andrascik.
Forty Eight Point One
Design and build of a new website for creative agency 48.1.
A Common Practice
Interactive design and development for a new online-only arts magazine.
Emmanuelle Goutal Studio
Website design and build for London-based graphic design studio.
Website for the international curatorial initiative.
Website for art and creative director.
An online archive for an EU funded multi-year project exploring how matter comes to matter.
Data & Society
Design and development of an interactive annual report for New York non-profit.
Angewandte Innovation Lab
Design and development for Vienna based arts institution.
Design and development for the Helsinki-based artist.
Sam Williams Studio
Design and development for visual direction studio.
A particularly ambient website.
We designed and built a Dropbox-powered image management app.
Website for Vienna-based typographic design practice.
A content management system powered by Google Docs.
A decade-long journal of contemporary photography.
A Chrome extension to reimagine layouts for short attention spans.