Rashad Al-Karooni is an artist and Architect, based in North London. His drawing style merges an abstract figurative approach with architectural, geometric and bold forms, predominantly using compressed charcoal as a way to express his vision. Rashad has collaborated with Nick Knight CBE (SHOWstudio), T Magazine China (New York Times), Batch, FIDA, JANE Magazine & Sunita Kumar Nair (CBK: A Life in Fashion). Rashad is open to collaboration and commissions.

BATCH x FIDA Silk Scarf

My silk scarf - a collaboration with BATCH is now available for a limited time.

BATCH teamed up with FIDA, a global design platform that promotes fashion illustration. The brief was to design a genderless head and neck scarf that compliments the Batch aesthetic.

100% Heavy Silk Twill

57.5 cm x 57.5cm

Hand Rolled Hem

Made in the UK



Paris Fashion Week 2023

I was selected to be the resident illustrator for SHOWstudio during Paris Fashion Week 2023



Contributing Illustrator

I have contributed an illustration to the upcoming publication: CBK: Carolyn Bessette Kennedy: A Life in Fashion. Due out Nov 2023. Images coming soon.


JANE - Issue 13

My artwork has been featured in issue thirteen of JANE Magazine.

JANJANE magazine is a biannual fashion and fine art publication shot on film and printed on paper. The magazine explores the disciplines of art, photography, fashion, philosophy, and poetry.

Flowers - an exhibition with SHOWstudio + Nick Knight

I was so honoured to be invited, along with 70+ other talented artists, to contribute a series of gestural flower drawings for this exciting exhibition. Flowers is open to the public until 29th February 2024. More info in the link below:


BATCH x FIDA Silk Scarf 1st Prize

I'm delighted to find out that I have won 1st place in the BATCH x FIDA competition to design a silk scarf. I'm excited to share more developments soon!

Charcoal Originals

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