Peter Saville


Anout Peter Saville

Peter Saville is a designer of unique influence on visual culture. For over twenty-five years he has produced essential innovations in the field of communications, significantly affecting the interplay between art, design and advertising.

Born in Manchester in 1955, he studied graphic design at Manchester Polytechnic from 1975-1978. In 1979, he became a founding partner of the landmark independent record label Factory Records where he created some of the most recognisable album covers of all time for Joy Division and New Order.

Saville’s many clients have included Roxy Music, Ultravox, Peter Gabriel, Pulp and Suede, the Whitechapel Art Gallery and the Pompidou Centre, Yohji Yamamoto, Jil Sander, Christian Dior, Givenchy, Alexander McQueen, Stella McCartney, Mandarina Duck and Adidas.

Deckchair Design

Peter Saville DeckchairPeter donated a design for Deckchair Dreams in 2006.

His limited edition design is available to buy from our online shop. All proceeds help support the Royal Parks.