Jake Dow-Smith Studio works with creative businesses, organisations and individuals to design and produce unique & engaging websites. Information

Alongside his practice, Jake teaches at Central Saint Martins, gives talks and leads workshops, discusses his approach and consults on design and technology.


18–22 Ashwin Street, London, E8 3DL
+44 (0)20 7193 3707

Second Cousins Ltd. trading as Jake Dow-Smith Studio. Company no. 8509348.

Selected projects

Torque Editions

Website design and build for itinerant publisher and curatorial platform, Torque.

Fred Perry

Design and interactive direction across the website of British clothing brand Fred Perry.

Joyce Wang Studio

New website for Hong Kong based interior design studio, with Future Corp.

Studio Aves

Design and development for London-based typography specialists, Studio Aves.


Design and development for London-based retouching studio.

Mother Design

Website for the design studio of agency Mother, with No Plans.

Ultra Studio

A new website for London-based motion graphics and animation studio.


Website for international architecture and research studio.

A Common Practice

Interactive design and development for a new online-only arts magazine.

New Materialism

An online archive for an EU funded multi-year project exploring how matter comes to matter.

Leila McGlew

Concept and creation of an emoji-heavy microsite for creative strategist Leila McGlew.

Adam Andrascik

An online lookbook for fashion designer Adam Andrascik.


Sam Skinner

Website for the London-based producer, curator and artist.

Edgar Schmitz

A micro-site to promote a new art exhibition in Shanghai.

Angewandte Innovation Lab

Design and development for Vienna based arts institution.

Sam Williams Studio

Design and development for visual direction studio.

Felicia Honkasalo

Design and development for the Helsinki-based artist.


Website for the international curatorial initiative.

Stephane Carcy

Website for art and creative director.

Atelier Dreibholz

Website for Vienna-based typographic design practice.

Regular VIPs

A decade-long contemporary photography journal.

Scatter Club

A bookmarklet to reimagine layouts for short attention spans.

Structured Pictures

A Dropbox-powered image management tool.

Location as a Gradient

A visual system for identifying your physical location.

List View

A content management system powered by Google Docs.

Ambient Website

A particularly ambient website.