Robert L. Peters, CGD, FGDC
Robert is a graphic designer and the founding principal of the award-winning design consultancy CIRCLE based in Winnipeg, Canada. He is a former president of Icograda (2001-2003), a foreign feature correspondent for Communication Arts magazine, author of the book Worldwide Identity (published by Rockport), a Fellow of the Society of Graphic Designers of Canada (GDC), and an Honorary Member of the Brno Biennale Association, and an ambassador of the International Indigenous Design Network (INDIGO).
Robert is active internationally as a consultant and design strategist, policy advisor, writer, juror, and guest lecturer. He was raised and schooled in Germany, Switzerland, and England, and has traveled extensively (more than 60 countries). For the past 32 years Robert has lived in a low-energy passive solar house that he designed and built in the woods of eastern Manitoba. When not immersed in design, he enjoys nature, rock climbing, mountaineering, and human-powered outdoor activities.