Paul Twa is a graphic designer and illustrator based in Edmonton, Alberta. A graduate of the University of Alberta's Bachelor of Design program, Business/Marketing route, Paul is passionate about using visual communication to tell stories and inspire action. He has worked on projects for the Alberta Council for Global Cooperation, Paths for People, ParityYEG 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. His work as an illustrator is used as a tool in his projects to engage with audiences and make complex ideas accessible.
Avid collector of print material from the 1950s and 60s, Paul works as a collage artist in his spare time.
RGD Entro Award for Placemaking Design (2018)
RGD So(cial) Good Design Award (2018)
GDC Ray Hrynkow Scholarship (2017)
Honourable mention for the RGD Zulu Alpha Kilo Award for Advertising/Promotion Design (2017)
John Baldwin Memorial Prize in Visual Communication (2016)
Louise McKinney Post-Secondary Scholarship (2015, 2016)
Universiade '83 Scholarship (2015, 2016)