Project Views
Appreciations
Followers
Following
47
Peter has over 20 years’ experience within the design industry following his graduation from Kingston University in 1992. Having worked as a designer and then creative director at a number of design consultancies, he went on to co-found in 2000 his London-based studio Grade. Peter has worked for a diverse and ext… Read More
Peter has over 20 years’ experience within the design industry following his graduation from Kingston University in 1992. Having worked as a designer and then creative director at a number of design consultancies, he went on to co-found in 2000 his London-based studio Grade. Peter has worked for a diverse and extensive range of clients over the years from The Barbican to Walt Disney and specialises in branding, typographic and print and publishing design.

Having designed a large number of best-selling and award-winning illustrated book titles, his awards have included British D&AD annual inclusion, ‘Best Jacket’ and ‘Best Book Series’ in the British Book Design and Production Awards, several ISTD (International Society of Typographic Designers) 'Certificates of Excellence' and in October 2014, a 'Premiere Award' in their most recent competition.

Peter is a Fellow, and a former Chair and board member, of the ISTD and has been a visiting typography and design lecturer at a number of universities in the UK and overseas.

In 2012 he co-authored the book, Graphic Design Rules (Frances Lincoln). His second book, The Field Guide to Typography: Typefaces in the Urban Landscape (Thames & Hudson and Prestel) was published in October 2013. Read Less
2014 - Winner, Premier Award (Books), ISTD Awards
2014 - Winner, Deutsches Architekturmuseum Architectural Book Award
2014 - Shortlisted, Trade Illustrated, British Book Design & Production Awards
2014 - Winner, Cookbook of the Year, James Beard Awards
2013 - Shortlisted, British Book of the Year, British Book Des… Read More
2014 - Winner, Premier Award (Books), ISTD Awards
2014 - Winner, Deutsches Architekturmuseum Architectural Book Award
2014 - Shortlisted, Trade Illustrated, British Book Design & Production Awards
2014 - Winner, Cookbook of the Year, James Beard Awards
2013 - Shortlisted, British Book of the Year, British Book Design & Production Awards
2012 - Shortlisted, Trade Illustrated, British Book Design & Production Awards
2011 - Certificate of Excellence (Books), ISTD Awards
2011 - Winner, Food Book of the Year, André Simon Awards
2010 - Winner, Cover of The Year, British Book Design & Production Awards
2009 - Certificate of Excellence (Editorial), ISTD Awards
2005 - Winner, Best Series Identity, British Book Design Awards
2004 - Winner, Glenfiddich Awards
2004 - Winner, McNaughton Review (awarded for print excellence)
2003 - Winner, Wine Book of the Year, Prix du Lanson Awards
2003 - Winner, Drink Book of the Year, André Simon Awards
2003 - Winner, Wine Book of the Year, Veuve Clicquot Awards (US)
2003 - Finalist, Glenfiddich Awards
2002 - Winner, Drink Book of the Year, André Simon Awards
2000 - Finalist, Donside Millennium Awards
1996 - Winner Gold Award, Federal Tait Awards
1996 - Winner Design, Federal Tait Awards
1996 - Highly Commended, Federal Tait Awards
1995 - Finalist, Design Week Awards
1994 - Design & Art Direction (D&AD) Awards Annual
1994 - Finalist, Chartered Society of Designer (CSD) Awards
1993 - Finalist, London International Advertising Awards Read Less
Member since: