Laurent Pinabel

Jay Peak magazine (Vermont), winter 2016-2017
  • GR Graphic design
  • EV Event design
  • OB Object design
"THE BIGGEST FAVOR YOU CAN DO FOR A CLIENT IS NOT GIVE HIM EXACTLY WHAT HE WANTS." Create strong and distinctive universes to move and gather. The studio accompanies clients in all their design and communication needs while trying to bring them elsewhere. Between art and communication. The studio also boasts more than 60 awards and distinctions in design and illustration worldwide.
Latest awards

2017

  • Concours Lux, Infopresse, Winner, Poster category - Winning Project : Aux Écuries, 2016-2017 season - Montreal
  • Concours Lux, Infopresse, Winner, Cultural category - Winning Project : ABC MTL - Montreal
  • Bienal del Cartel Bolivia, BICeBé (La Paz, Bolivia), Official Selection - Season posters 2016-2017, Théâtre Aux Écuries - Montreal
  • American Illustration 36 Award, API-AP (New York), Winner - De A à Z, 26 clins d'oeil sur ta ville - Montreal
  • Lüzer's Archive 200 Best Series, Lüzer's Int'l Archive Advertising Worldwide (New York), Official Selection, 200 Best Illustrators Worldwide - 2 images : Dindes de noël and Le Boxeur aux gants mous

2016

  • American Illustration 35 Award, API-AP (New York), Winner - Self promotion : Live hidden to be free
  • Concours Lux, Infopresse, Winner, Packaging category (label, display, promotional object, games etc.) - Winning Project : Verres à bière - Montreal
  • International Design Bienal Strelka (Moscow, Russia), Exhibiting Winner - Crime et châtiment from Dotoïevski

2015

  • Environmental Poster Competition, Segunda LLamada (Mexico), Exhibiting Winner - Three posters : Do you really know what you eat? OMG! Ogm and Your plate could be a field of experimentations
  • Bienal del Cartel Bolivia, BICeBé (La Paz, Bolivia), Official Selection - Stop Running poster
  • Applied Arts Design Awards, Applied Arts magazine (Toronto), Winner, Unpublished/personal Illustration category (single) - Le Boxeur aux gants mous et aux chaussettes rouges
  • Applied Arts Design Awards, Applied Arts magazine (Toronto), Winner, Unpublished/personal Illustration category (single) - Knowledge v/s Rage
  • Applied Arts Design Awards, Applied Arts magazine (Toronto), Winner, Unpublished/personal Illustration category (single) - Wild Abbey Road
  • Concours Lux, Infopresse, Winner, Poster category - Renaud Bray bookstore - Montreal
  • Communication Arts Design Competition, Communication Art magazine (USA), Excellence Award, Annual Illustration category - Series of posters for the Renaud-Bray Library - Montreal
  • Poster Monday Competition, Poster Poster, Winner - Renaud-Bray bookstore posters - Montreal

2014

  • Lüzer's Archive 200 Best Series, Lüzer's Int'l Archive Advertising Worldwide (New York), Official Selection, 200 Best Illustrator Worldwide category - Sirène en boite
  • International Poster Bienal in Mexico, BICM (Mexico), Winner, Cultural poster category - Fais ta Propre télé (Bell) - Montreal
  • American Illustration 33 Award, API-AP (New York), Winner - Becoming single (Urbania magazine)
  • Applied Arts Design Awards, Applied Arts magazine (Toronto), Winner, Illustration category, Editorial section (magazine, news) - Becoming single (Urbania magazine)
  • Applied Arts Design Awards, Applied Arts magazine (Toronto), Winner, Illustration category, Editorial section (magazine, news) - Shakespeare tongue in France (Urbania magazine)
  • Coupe magazine Award, Coupe magazine (Toronto), Illustration Award - Carte Première (series of illustrations)
  • Coupe magazine Award, Coupe magazine (Toronto), Design Award - FTA poster, 2013 edition (series of posters)
Enterprise data
Full-time employees: 
1
Part-time employees: 
2
Local business (Montreal, Quebec, Canada): 
90 %
Foreign business (international): 
10 %
In business since: 
2005