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Tim Cohan

Tim Cohan


Associate Partner, Pentagram Design


MFA Design, School of Visual Arts,
BFA Visual Communication Design, Hartford Art School

professional experience

Tim is an Associate Partner at Pentagram Design where he specializes in developing comprehensive visual identity systems and strategic brand platforms for some of the world's biggest brands. His experience encompasses identity, strategy and copywriting, typography design, environmental graphics and signage/wayfinding systems, and motion graphics. Previously he worked at Selbert Perkins Design in their Boston and Los Angeles offices, and has taught in SVA's undergraduate program.


Warner Bros., Hudson River Park Trust, DC, Fisher-Price, Scotts Miracle-Gro, Sanitation Foundation (NY), Hines, NC and NC Dinos (South Korea), Gemological Institute of America, Netflix

honors and awards

Featured in: Becoming A Design Entrepreneur; Graphic Style Lab; Flaunt: Designing Effective, Compelling and Memorable Portfolios of Creative Work; Raw Data; Metropolis Magazine; It's nice that; Fast Company; Brand New; Print Magazine; and EG Magazine. Recipient of: TDC Identity Design Awards, Hartford Art School Juried Exhibition Committee Award, AIGA BoNE Show, Connecticut Art Director’s Club Excellence Awards & Gold Award

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