Andrew Lewis Design

Bio | Andrew Lewis Design


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Andrew Lewis is an internationally recognized Canadian art director-designer acknowledged for award-winning corporate identities, branding, packaging, poster art and multi-media applications. A wide-ranging portfolio of prestigious clients includes such well known companies as Canada Post, the Royal Canadian Mint, Scotiabank, Perrier, Starbucks Coffee, the Converse, and VISA.

Andrew has had his work included in numerous international collections, including the French National Library, the Permanent Collection of the Library of Congress in Washington D.C., the International Poster Biennial in Mexico City, and the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. He has also been a guest speaker at various design conferences, poster biennials and universities in Canada, the USA, Central & South America, Europe and Asia. To date, Andrew Lewis Design has designed over 1000 posters, 150 brands and continues to explore new forms of visual communication and fine art.

“Andrew Lewis is a Canada based graphic artist and art director whose poster art has gained worldwide recognition. His posters captivate the viewer with kaleidoscopic colours, wild illustration and vibrant typography. Lewis has an ever-changing style though there’s something unique running throughout his work that makes it totally his. Whether the poster is calling your attention to a worthwhile cause, letting you in on a must see event or spruiking a funky product, Lewis’ work grabs you every time.”
— Powderzine Magazine, Australia


National Library of France, The Library of Congress, Museum of Modern Art, New York, Colorado International Invitational Poster Exhibition, The Festival D’Affiches De Chaumont in France, International Biennale of Graphic Design Moscow, Pecsi Galeria (Hungary), Franz Mayer Museum, Sanfransico Museum, La Paz, Bolivia, University of New Brunswick, The National Gallery, Slovenia, Ogaki Poster Museum, Japan, Merrill Berman Collection, New York, Muzeum Pakatu, Warsaw, Poland, The Danish Poster Museum, Denmark, State Museum of Maykovsky, Moscow, University Diego Portales, Santiago, Chile, University of South West Missouri, Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola, Peru, Marmara University, Turkey, Instituto Veracruzano de Cultura, Mexico, Galerie a Zul, Mexico, Galerie Metropolitana, Mexico, University Palermo, Argentina, The Lincoln Center, USA.


Art & Design Magazine (China), Applied Arts Magazine (Canada), Studio Magazine (Canada), Boulevard (Canada), Communication Arts (USA), High-Quality Magazine of German Design (Germany), How Magazine (USA), Idea Magazine (Japan), International Design/Shandong Fine Arts (China), Los Angeles Times Newspaper (USA), Ludica Design Magazine (Mexico), MAO MAO Publications (Spain), Modern Advertising (China), Novum Magazine (Germany), New York Times (USA), Package-Design (China), PosterPage (Switzerland), Print (USA), 90+ 10 Magazine (Argentina), Rockport Publishers (USA), TASARIM Magazine (Istanbul), VANGUARDIA Magazine (Ecuador), The National Gallery (Slovenia) and numerous international publications.


Arts Club Theatre, British Columbia Arts Council, BC Arts & Culture Week, BC Museums Association, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Canada Book Day, Canada Post, Cambridge University Press, CIBC, Canoe BrewPub, French Paper Company, Gateway Theatre, The Grand Theatre, Hyatt Regent Hotel, International Opera Company, International Wallcoverings Group, King Edward Hotel, Kona Coffee Festival, London Life Insurance Co., Ms Winnie-Tokyo, Neenah Fine Papers, Orchestra Metropolitan, Perrier of France, Royal Canadian Mint, Roy Thomson Hall, Scotiabank International, Sebastian’s Market, Spinnakers Brewpub, Starbucks Coffee, The Stratford Festival, Stanley Theatre, Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center, The University of Western Ontario, UNESCO, Wolftrap Performing Arts Center, Writers’ Trust of Canada, VISA, Zyliss of Switzerland.




  • University of Western Ontario, Canada, 2018
  • Universidad de Monterrey, Mexico 2016
  • TEC University, Lima Peru 2015
  • LA FÊTE DU GRAPHIS, 2014, 2015, Paris France
  • The Biennial of Poster Bolivia BICeBé, 2009/13/15, La Paz Bolivia
  • Vancouver Island School of Art, 2014, Victoria, Canada
  • University of Victoria, 2014, Victoria, Canada
  • L'école Intuit/Lab 2013, Paris, France
  • LCI LaSalle College (UNESCO/United Nations Project) 2012, Bogotá, Columbia
  • University of Texas, 2012, El Paso, USA
  • ITESO (Instituto Technologico y de Estudiod Superiors de Occidente) 2000/01/02/04/06/08/12/14, Guadalajara, Mexico
  • Universidad Autónoma de Querétaro 2012, Querétaro, Mexico
  • Universidad Cristóbal Colón 2011, Veracruz Mexico
  • Instituto Veracruzano de Cultura 2011, Veracruz Mexico
  • Universidad de Cuenca 2011, Cuenca, Ecuador
  • Grafitat Intercambio 2011 Quito, Ecuador
  • Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla 2010, Puebla, Mexico
  • Universidad Iberoamericana 2010, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Universidad Católica Boliviana, 2009 La Paz, Bolivia
  • Simon Fraser University 2009, Vancouver, Canada
  • National Autonomous University of Mexico 2008/10, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Universidad Veracruz 2008, Xalapa Mexico
  • Complejo Cultural Universitario 2008, Puebla, Mexico
  • 2a3 Conferencias Diseño 2008, Puebla, Mexico
  • Universidad Diego Portales 2008, Santiago, Chile
  • Universidad Palermo Latinoamericano 2007, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • F3 Mundial de Diseño Congress 2007, Iguazu, Argentina
  • Universidad Iberoamericana, 2006 Mexico City, Mexico
  • Escula Superior de Diseño 2005, Rosario, Argentina
  • Uiniversidad Blas Pascal 2005, Cordoba, Argentina
  • Universidad de Palermo 2005, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Southwest Missouri State 2004, University, Springfield, USA
  • Colorado State University 2003, Fort Collins, USA
  • Central Academy of Fine Art 2002, Beijing, China
  • Fashion Institute of Beijing, 2002, Beijing, China
  • University of Guadalajara 2001/02, Guadalajara, Mexico
  • ITESO – Instituto Technologico y de Estudiod Superiors de Occidente 2000/01/02/04, Guadalajara, Mexico
  • Casa ITESO Clavigero 2001, Guadalajara, Mexico
  • Universidad Intercontinental – 2000, Guadalajara, Mexico
  • Instituto Cultural Cabañas – UNESCO 2000, Guadalajara, Mexico



(Solo / Group Exhibitions and Juror)

  • Posters for Peace Exhibition, 2018, Museo de Arte de Querétaro, Mexico
  • Beyond Peace DMZ Design International Invitation, 2018, Korea
  • International Poster Biennale, 2018, Warsaw, Poland
  • The Turner Gallery,solo summer show, 2018, Ontario, Canada
  • Golden Bee International Poster Exhibition, 2018, Moscow, Russia
  • World Graphic Day Exhibition, 2018, Iran
  • London Artists' Studio Tour, 2017/18, Ontario, Canada
  • 4Block International Trienial of Eco-Poster Exhibition, 2018, Kharkiv, Ukraine
  • Life Tree International Invitational Poster Exhibition, 2018, Iran
  • World Poster Exhibition on Ogaki Matsuri Festival,2017, Japan
  • 20x20 Posters for Peace, 2017, Tehran, Iran
  • 20x20 Posters for Peace, 2017, Oklahoma, USA
  • Posters Without Borders Exhibition, 2017, Bolder, Colorado
  • International Exhibition of Modern Designs on Ink Painting, 2016, Beijing, China
  • Palacio de Bellas Artes, 2015, Mexico City
  • Aarhus International Poster Show (The Danish Poster Museum) 2012, Aarhus, Denmark
  • El Centro de Diseño 2012, Rosario, Argentina
  • Project Sunshine For Japan International Exhibition, 2012, Düsseldorf, Germany
  • Ogaki Poster Museum 2011, Ogaki, Japan
  • 18th International Lahti Poster Biennial 2011, Lahti, Finland
  • Australian Graphic Design Association 2011, Sydney, Australia
  • Cromóforos Exposition (solo) 2011, Veracruz, Mexico
  • “City Face” Invitational Exhibition 2011, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
  • Poster Festival Ljubljana National Gallery 2011, Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • 2nd Segunda llamada Poster Exhibition 2009/11, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Green + You, International Poster 2010, Seoul, Korea
  • ExhibitionInternational Poster Biennial of Mexico 2010, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Poster For Tomorrow 2010, Paris France
  • WALLS DOWN, Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola 2010, Lima, Peru
  • The Great Oil Leak Poster Project 2010, Lafayette, USA
  • International Invitational Poster Biennial 2010, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Autism Poster Exhibition 2009, Genova, Italy
  • Mut Zut Wut Poster Exhibition 2009, Heidelberg, Germany
  • World Day of Design, ITESO University 2009, Guadalajara, Mexico
  • 4th Block International Triennial of Eco-Posters 2009, Kharkov, Ukraine
  • BICeBé, Bienal del Cartel Bolivia, International Biennial of Poster Bolivia, 2009-2019,La Paz, Bolivia
  • University of New Brunswick/Canadian Council on Learning 2009, Fredericton, Canada
  • Franz Mayer Museum 2008, Mexico City
  • Galeria Metropolitana 2008, Mexico City
  • 30 Reasons Exhibition 2008, New York, New York
  • “Plakatok 2008 Kultura Es”, Pecsi Galeria 2008, Budapest, Hungary
  • AIDSTOP Exhibition 2008, Rosario, Argentina
  • ICOGRADA Posters for Cultural Diversity, National Museum of Cuba 2007, Havana
  • FIFA Women’s World Cup Poster Exhibition 2007, Guangzhou, China
  • World Day of Design, Guadalajara 2006, Mexico
  • The Graphic Imperative Exhibition 2005/06/07/08/09/10/12, Boston, Philadelphia, New York City, San Diego, USA
  • Lahti XV Poster Biennale of Finland 2005/07/09 Lahti, Finland
  • Southwest Missouri State University 2004, Springfield, USA
  • International Design Conference of Mexico 2004/06/08/10, Xalapa, Mexico
  • Graphic Responses, Colorado State University 2003, USA
  • Central Academy of Fine Art 2002, China
  • Brno International Design Bienale 2002, Czech Republic
  • Lincoln Center, University of Colorado 2001, USA
  • International Poster Biennial of Mexico 1994/96/98, 2000/02/04/06/08/10 Mexico
  • Universidad Intercontinental – Escuela de Diseno Grafico 2000, Guadalajara, Mexico
  • Instituto Cultural Cabañas – UNESCO 2000, Guadalajara, Mexico
  • Galerie áZul 2000, Guadalajara, Mexico
  • Colorado International Invitational Poster Exhibition1995/97/99, 2001/0203/05/07/09/11/18, Fort Collins, USA
  • The International Poster Fairs (solo exhibition) 1997, New York City & Chicago USA
  • International Biennale of Graphic Design Moscow 1997, 1999, 2001, 2008, 2010, Moscow, Russia
  • The Festival D’Affiches De Chaumont in France 1996/98, 2000/02 France
  • National Library of France – Francois Mitterrand Centre 2000, Paris, France
  • London Art & Historical Museum (Solo exhibition) 1996, London, Canada
  • International Paper Exhibition – New York City, 1994 USA