Tony Pritchard is Course Leader for both Postgraduate Certificate and Diploma Design for Visual Communication courses at London College of Communication. He has over 20 years professional experience working both as an associate with the graphic design consultancy Root 2 and has his own freelance practice.
Tony's areas of specialist interest are information design and typography. His work spans the arts, education, commercial and professional sectors.
Between 2000 and 2003 he organised the International Society of Typographic Designers lecture series for which he was awarded membership of the society and he is currently on the ISTD Education Committee.
In 2002 he co-organised a major London exhibition celebrating the Swiss poster collection of Siegfried Odermatt. In 2004 he was co-curator of Future Map Design 04, which was part of the London Design Festival. In 2007 he was commissioned by innovative music ensemble Icebreaker to design the packaging of a commemorative CD for the composer Philip Glass.
In 2012, Tony presented a paper at Cyprus University of Technology's first International Conference on Semiotics and Visual Communication. He was also featured in the film Visual Rhetoric, a collaborative project between London College of Communication and the London School of Economics (LSE).
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