PETER BANKOV /
DESIGNER / ILLUSTRATOR / EDUCATOR
Born in Minsk in a family of artists. He studied in Minsk as a sculptor, and in Moscow as a book designer and illustrator. Designer and teacher. Currently lives in Prague.
He has received numerous international awards and has been a panel member for many contests around the world. His art projects are part of private collections in Moscow, London and Beijing. He is the author and presenter of a cycle of lectures on design, and lectures in Russia, the CIS and Europe. His work is in the collections of Modern Art at MoMA, New York, USA; Klingspor Museum Offenbach (Germany); Museum of the; Image (MOTI) (Netherlands); Les Arts Décoratifs (France); Lahti Poster Museum (Finland); Gallery Retroavantgarde in Warsaw (Poland); Poster Museum in Warsaw (Poland); Posterous New York (USA); Museum Chamon (France).
TDC NY Exelent Awards 2022; Red Dot awards 2020; Platinum Graphis awards 2016 ; Gold prize from Italian Posters Biennale 2015; Gold prize from Colorado Poster Biennale 2015; Jury prize from Golden Bee Biennale 2014; Gold prize from Strelka/Russia 2014.
ESAG Penninghen (Paris), ECV École de communication visuelle (Paris), ENSAV École nationale supérieure des arts visuels of La Cambre (France), Wannsee High school (Berlin), HFG Offenbach University of Art and Design (Germany), RISD Rhode Island School of Design (Providence USA), SVA School of Visual Arts (NY), and PRATT Design School (Brooklyn USA).