Mr Gavin Kirby BA (Hons)
Senior Lecturer Graphic Design
Tel: +44 (0) 1792 481000
- Lecture full time on the BA (Hons) Graphic Design programme
- Assist in the administration of the programme.
- Advise on IT within the Faculty of Art & Design.
I have a background in Technical Illustration and Graphic Design and have over 20 years of experience.
I lecture on all year groups of the Graphic Design undergraduate degree programme. My main focus is to teach the technologies associated with Graphic Design. The modules I currently teach on are:
- Adobe Illustrator workshop and Laser Cutting
- Design Technologies for Design, Reproduction and Print.
- Design Technologies Web Design.
- Web Workshops in HTML and CSS.
- Major Project Tutorials.
- Marketing, Self Promotion and Exhibition.
I am currently in my final year of my Masters Degree in Visual Communication where my focus is on information graphics.
I am also in a state of constant retraining to stay up to date with the technology developments within the world of graphic design.
I have over 20 years experience in working with technologies relating to graphic design in both digital and hand craft elements.
I am a practicing freelance graphic designer and have been for over 17 years.
I was awarded the Student Led Teaching Award for Art & Design in 2013 and received it again in 2014.