llustrator Adam Simpson was commissioned to produce artwork for this year’s Orange British Academy Film Awards tickets and brochure covers.
Adam was asked to interpret this year’s five Best Film nominees for the covers of Film Awards brochures. The brochures are given to all attendees on the night and form a collectable set.
Source: The BAFTA site
Adam Simpsonstudied at Edinburgh College of Art and the Royal College of Art. His work encompasses design, animation and illustration – always with a strong emphasis on drawing.
Adam has contributed to major exhibitions and book fairs in London, New York, Edinburgh and Bologna, as well as numerous Japanese art museums. His work has been short listed for a British Design Award and in 2009 he was included in the Art Directors Club Young Guns awards.
He has also lectured on art and design degree programs in the UK, including the University of Derby and the University of Plymouth.
Other experiences include a placement at Rhode Island School of Design in America and the painting of a 60ft mural in his hometown of Leicester.
Adam now works from his studio in North London on both commercial and self initiated projects.