Famous Graphic Designers from Canada

List of notable or famous graphic designers from Canada, with bios and photos, including the top graphic designers born in Canada and even some popular graphic designers who immigrated to Canada. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Canadian graphic designers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These graphic designers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known graphic designer from Canada is included when available.

List people range from Phil Hartman to Mathieu Soucy.

This historic graphic designers from Canada list can help answer the questions "Who are some Canadian graphic designers of note?" and "Who are the most famous graphic designers from Canada?" These prominent graphic designers of Canada may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Canadian graphic designers.

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  • Allan Robb Fleming (7 May 1929 – 31 December 1977) was a Canadian graphic designer best known for having created the Canadian National Railway logo, designing the best-selling 1967 Centennial book Canada: A Year of the Land/Canada, du temps qui passe, and for revolutionizing the look of scholarly publishing in Canada, particularly at University of Toronto Press. Born in Toronto, Ontario, he was vice president and director of creative services at the typographic firm Cooper and Beatty Ltd. when he designed the new CN logo in 1959. In 1962, he became art director for Maclean's magazine. From 1963 to 1968, he was director of creative services at MacLaren Advertising. From 1968 to 1976, he was ...more
    • Age: Dec. at 48 (1929-1977)
    • Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
  • Design, Technology and Marketing Consultant in the greater Vancouver area.
    • Age: 37
    • Birthplace: Surrey, Canada
  • Burton Kramer (born 1932) is a prominent graphic designer and artist who lives and works in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
    • Age: 91
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York
  • Mildred Claire Pratt (18 March 1921 – 5 April 1995) was a Canadian artist, poet and editor who published as Claire Pratt.
    • Age: Dec. at 74 (1921-1995)
  • Eric Aldwinckle

    Eric Aldwinckle (22 January 1909 – 13 January 1980) was a Canadian war artist, designer and illustrator. Born in England in 1909 but sent to Canada in his teens, he apprenticed with printers in Toronto in the 1920s and learned the graphic design trade along the way. He struck out on his own in 1930, and built a successful design practice on corporate work and illustration, including several covers for Maclean's. During this period he was active in Toronto's Arts and Letters Club, a 'home away from home' for him throughout his life. He was also a regular part-time instructor at the Ontario College of Art. In World War II he registered as a conscientious objector, and created several ...more
    • Age: Dec. at 70 (1909-1980)
  • Kennjiro Sakurai a.k.a. esm-artificial is a Canadian street artist and graphic designer.