Daniel Askill works internationally as a filmmaker and artist. As a director Daniel has created film, video installations, music videos and commercials, The New York Times has described his work as "visually stunning".
Daniel finished his studies at Central Saint Martins School of Art in London, while working on visual design for Alexander McQueen. In 2001 he co-found multidisciplinary studio COLLIDER which now represents an award winning roster of filmmakers, designers and artists. His film 'WE HAVE DECIDED NOT TO DIE' has played at hundreds of international film festivals and won major prizes at many of these.
Daniel's work as an artist has included recent commissions from Deutsche Bank, The Sydney Dance Company and solo shows in Sydney and Prism Gallery in Los Angeles. His work has been been showcased at venues including PALAIS DE TOKYO Paris, INSTITUTE OF CONTEMPORARY ARTS London and the VENICE BIENNALE. He has directed Music Videos for artists such as U.N.K.L.E, SIA, PLACEBO, DIGITALISM, THESE NEW PURITANS & PHOENIX, and global campaigns for numerous brands including CADILLAC, DIOR, SMIRNOFF, XBOX and SONY.
Daniel lives and works between Sydney and New York.