profile placeholder

Edward Gill

Programme Leader

Illustration, Film, Design, Art

Department of Architecture & Visual Arts , School of Arts and Creative Industries

Ed Gill is an illustrator, designer, filmmaker, artist and educator.


I studied BA (Hons) Graphic Design at Camberwell College of Arts and MA Illustration at the Royal College of Art.

I worked for Mo Wax Records on artwork and production.

I have directed commercials for Sony, Ikea, Prudential, Intelligent Finance and innocent drinks and music videos for The Divine Comedy, The Beta Band, VV Brown, South, Negativland and Onn & Brr. In 2016 I directed a full length documentary for Dreamworks and Paramount Pictures on their live action production of Ghost In The Shell.

I have taught extensively at Chelsea College of Art and Design and Camberwell College of Arts. I am currently Programme Leader of the Illustration BA at University of East London. I love ideas and their visual communication.