Short biographi

Peter Bankov. Born in 1969 in Belarus in Minsk. In a family of artists painters. He graduated in 1988 Art College in Minsk, majoring in Sculpture. Graduated in 1993 from Moscow state University of printing arts, faculty of Book design. Graduated in 1996 from Moscow state University of printing branch of the Russian Futuristic book. 1997 in Moscow, founded the first Russian magazine on design KAK. In 1997 he founded the design Studio Design Depot (Moscow). Studio for 20 years has received more than 100 awards in the field of commercial design. In 2010 graduated from the University of BBDO Moscow, faculty of Communication strategy. Since 2010 and still lives in Prague, Czech Republic. Since 2010 is engaged in Poster design. In 2013 he published the book “I make posters every day”. By 2017 has conducted more than 50 workshops in Europe and America, More than 50 personal and collective exhibitions.


  • Mexico City, Centro, Festival Naranja, August, 2017
  • Minsk, Art University, May, 2017
  • Vilnius. The European Humanities Institute, May, 2017
  • Krasnoyarsk, The Ural center of development of design, April, 2017
  • Prague, NTK - Národní technická knihovna. November, 2016


  • Graphic: 500 Designs that Matter, Steven Heller, Phaidon, 2017
  • Graphic Design Rants and Raves, Steven Heller, 2017
  • 10 Ogaki International Invitational Poster Exhibition, Japan, 2016
  • I Make Posters Every Day, Peter Bankov, 2013

Main awards:

Gold prize from Italian Posters Biennale 2015 Gold prize from Colorado Poster Biennale 2015 Jury prize from Golden Bee Biennale 2014 Gold prize from Strelka/Russia 2014


Modern Art at MoMA, New York, USA Klingspor Museum Offenbach (Germany) Museum of the Image (MOTI) (Netherlands) Les Arts Décoratifs (France), Lahti Poster Museum (Finland)