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Brian Reed, Course Leader, Illustration

Brian Reed

Course Leader


Brian has a design/illustration background of 20 years’ experience in the clothing industry, producing illustrative designs for urban wear clothing ranges both for in-house collections and third party clients. Roles included correlation of design packs to order sheets, overseeing production of factory size and colour sample to the final production. Brian was responsible for the promotional materials for the company across printed and web.

Alongside his design practice Brian produces artworks that either utilise his collection of discarded personal media or explore text as image. He has exhibited nationally and internationally with works placed in a number of public and private collections.

Further information

Brian's industry experience includes freelance graphic design, curator of design/art exhibitions, and producer of artwork related in typography/signage and found personal media.

Taught courses

BA (Hons) Illustration

On this innovative course you can turn your stories and creative concepts into narrative by exploring the art of illustration and visual communication in children’s and adult’s...