Paul Twa is a graphic designer and illustrator in his final year at the University of Alberta in the Bachelor of Design program, Business/Marketing route. Paul is passionate about using visual communication to tell stories and inspire action. His background in marketing allows for design solutions which are thoughtfully considered from a business lens. Winner of the Graphic Designers of Canada’s Ray Hrynkow Scholarship (2017), the John Baldwin Memorial Prize in Visual Communication (2016), and honourable mention for the RGD Zulu Alpha Kilo Award for Advertising/Promotion Design (2017). Paul has worked on projects for the Alberta Council for Global Cooperation, Paths for People, and the UofA’s Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry. Paul’s background as an image maker translates into his process of developing a brand identity, using the unique personality of his clients to build an identity supported by an expansive visual system.
Paul also works as an artist, with experience in printmaking, drawing and collage. In his spare time, he enjoys collecting print material from the 1950s and 60s to use in his collage works.