Recognition
For 20 years I have produced award-winning work for clients from around the world.

My awards include multiple distinctive merits from the Art Directors Club of New York (ADC),
and a Gold Medal from The Society of Illustrators (New York). A 'Creative Future' Award from Creative Review,
and D&AD Silver Medal nomination.

My work is featured in international awards annuals such as D&AD, American Illustration,
Communication Arts, 3x3, and CreativeReview Annual as well as design reviews such as Communication Arts,
Creative Review, Grafik, I-D ,DesignWeek and the LA Times. Published book s featuring my work include
Handwritten, Clin D'Oeil, Illustration Now 2, The Fundamentals of Illustration & Touch This.

I also lecture part-time in Communication Design at The Glasgow School of Art. In this role Adobe invited
me to the position of an Adobe Education Leader for Higher Education. I also represent GSA in the international
design program for centres of excellence worldwide sponsored by Adobe, 'Partners by Design'.


© Brian Cairns