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The return of Peter Grundy AKA Grundini


We're very pleased to announce the return of Peter Grundy AKA Grundini to Début Art. Peter has been shaping visual narratives for four decades. As a pioneer of infographics, he has developed a remarkable ability to communicate complex messages with visual simplicity.



Notable clients; Shell International, Harvard University, The Guardian, PayPal Business, Happify Health and American Academy of Neurology, The V&A, Times Newspapers and Reader’s Digest.



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D-Day 80 – Royal British Legion Magazine – Helen Friel.


Helen Friel was commissioned to create the cover for Royal British Legion’s magazine to mark the 80th anniversary of D-Day. The image is a physical build made of several layers that feature the planes, tanks and ships that featured in the historic event.



More of Helen’s work can be view here -

Matthew Woodson – Ford Mustang / Zero To 60



Matthew Woodson was commissioned by Ford to create a limited print to celebrate the 60th Birthday of their classic Mustang car. Sixty of the prints were created and offered as prizes to owners.


More of Matthew’s work can be viewed at


Chris Labrooy – Guinness Book of World Records 2025



Chris Labrooy was commissioned by Guinness Book Of World Records to create the cover for their 2025 edition. Each of Chris’s illustrated letters is based on one of the records featured in the book.  Its on sale from September.


More of Chris’ work can be viewed at


Début Art also welcomes Gianluca Foli.

Gianluca lives and works in Rome.  He likes pizza but doesn't play the mandolin.


In his career of more than 20 years, Gianluca has pursued a path of study, of gaze, of search for his own intimate vocabulary. His previous clients include Taschen, Max Mara, Alfa Romeo, Fendi, Epson, Feltrinelli, Suzuki, GoDaddy, Lonely Planet, Plansponsor, Gambero Rosso, Mondadori, Einaudi Editore, Les Echos.



More of Gianluca’s work can be found here:

Cadbury – 200th Birthday – Vince McIndoe.


Vince McIndoe was commissioned along with several other artists to create key art to celebrate Cadbury’s 200th birthday. Vince’s image will be used on 6-sheet posters and social campaigns throughout 2024.


More of Vince’s work can be view here -

BBC – Pitch Invasion – Peter Strain


Peter Strain was commissioned to create the key art for Pitch Invasion “How the Scottish and Irish Changed Football’ a documentary co-founded by BBC Northern Ireland and BBC Scotland. The image is being used on social channels as well as on the iPlayer platform.

More of Peter’s work can be viewed at

IFRC – COP28 – Alex Williamson


Alex Williamson was commissioned to create a series of images by the IFRC (The International Federation of Red Cross) for use at COP28. The imagery was used on banners and branding during several of the panels at the event.






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