We are thrilled to share that our creative director, Peter Cocking, is the 2017 recipient of the Chick Rice Award for Teaching Excellence. Presented by Emily Carr University of Art + Design, the award recognizes an educator of high calibre, who has made distinguished contributions to student learning in both the classroom and the community.
Peter has taught at Emily Carr University as an adjunct professor of design since 2002. In 2013, he received the Ian Wallace Teaching Award for sustained teaching innovation and excellence. He has lectured on design and typography across Canada and the U.S., including at the national conferences of the American Institute of Graphic Arts and the American Association of University Presses, and at the Type Directors Club in New York. As a designer and art director, Peter has received more than fifty awards over the course of his career.#awards and bestsellers #page two news