Profile

Dave Peacock is a designer and educator based in Seattle, Washington.

He is an Associate Creative Director at LiveArea (livearealabs.com), a creative, marketing and technology agency with a focus on interaction design and digital retail for consumer brands. Agency clients include Adidas, Anastasia Beverly Hills, Black Diamond Equipment, Columbia Sportswear, Duluth Trading Co., Fender, Panasonic, and Under Armour.

Dave serves as co-chair and faculty at Vermont College of Fine Arts, where he teaches in the Graphic Design MFA program. Dave has also taught courses at Seattle Pacific University and Cornish College of the Arts. An active member of the design education community, he recently completed a five-year term as Education Director for the Seattle chapter of AIGA. Dave has guest lectured throughout the Northwest about the benefits of AIGA for students as they transition from school to professional practice. Dave has exhibited nationally and internationally, and his work has been recognized by Type Directors Club, Communication Arts, Graphic Design USA, AIGA, The ADDY Awards, Print Magazine, How Magazine, The Northwest Emmy Awards and The Seattle Show.

A Colorado native, Dave holds an MFA in Visual Communication Design from the University of Washington and a BFA from the University of Utah.

Education

MFA - Visual Communication Design | University of Washington
BFA | University of Utah

Selected work

David Schatz

Faculty, MFA in Graphic Design

Ian Lynam

Faculty, MFA in Graphic Design

Natalia Ilyin

Faculty, MFA in Graphic Design

Silas Munro

Guest Advisor, MFA in Graphic Design

Nikki Juen

Faculty Co-Chair, MFA in Graphic Design

Matthew Monk

Academic Dean; Faculty, MFA in Graphic Design