Ian Bilbey

Ian Bilbey


Ian Bilbey Illustrator

ian bilbey was born in london but now lives in the english countryside.

after graduating from the royal college of art he worked with john mcconnell at pentagram before going freelance as a designer and illustrator.

his longest standing client is paul smith, for whom he has created products, window displays, many posters, clothing designs and most famously the paul smith minis.

other clients have included issy miyake, fortnum and mason, the royal mail, honda, toyota, bt, volkswagen, boddingtons, wallpaper magazine, penguin books, vodafone, barclays bank, hsbc, nat west, waterstones and sir terence conran.

more recently bilbey - under the name william bee - has written and illustrated a number of children's books for walker books, which have been published in various countries.

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