George Hardie Born UK 1944 Hardie studied graphic design at St Martinâ€™s and the Royal College of Art. In the 70â€™s he designed many legendary record covers with Hipgnosis. He has worked as a designer/illustrator for some 44 years and is commissioned internationally to solve problems and make illustrations for a variety of clients (and in fourteen countries to date.) His work primarily involves ideas that are carefully composed and crafted into graphic art. He has made and self- published a number of books which he explains as â€œgraphics without clientsâ€ and describes as â€œgoing amateur.â€ George is a member of the Alliance Graphique Internationale (International Secretary 2007-2010) Professor of Graphic Design at the University of Brighton and a Royal Designer for Industry. In 2006 he was invited by AGDA to make a lecture tour of Australia and was a visiting professor at Nagoya University of Arts. He has either taught, lectured and/or run workshops at many UK institutions, AGIdeas Melbourne, Auckland, Amiens, Barcelona, Bologna, Copenhagen, Chicago, Guangzhou, Helsinki, Nagoya, Oslo, Parsons New York, Seoul, Urbino, Venice and Warsaw.
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