Australian designer Peter Gould explores contemporary graphic design, digital art, photography and the rich visual & spiritual traditions of Islam.
Peter embraced Islam in 2002 while studying Design at the University of Technology, Sydney. After graduating with honours he founded a design studio commissioned by clients such as Sony, Colgate, Vodafone & McAfee. He began travelling to the Muslim world, being inspired by cities like Fes, Damascus & Mecca, resulting in a unique cultural fusion of styles and reactive to a world of misunderstanding.
Peter’s acclaimed work has reached many international audiences through art exhibitions, presentations, publications and graphic design projects. He runs a commercial design studio serving clients internationally including Yusuf Islam (Cat Stevens), Sami Yusuf and Zaytuna College. Peter has also developed a contemporary Islamic clothing range, children’s books and regularly invited to present his work at events across the globe. He currently resides in Sydney, Australia with his wife and two daughters.
Visit Peter Gould’s Website : http://www.peter-gould.com