We create good design across all organisations and sectors.
We’re passionate about what we do. Gardiner Design Associates provides creative services for all aspects of your brand and environment. Set up in 1985 the practice has worked on projects large and small throughout the UK and globally.
Our focus is with exceptionally skilled people whose aims are high. This teamwork encourages fresh-thinking, innovation and emotion and has great creative potential and cost performance. Strategists, marketers and copywriters, illustrators, type designers and photographers, digital developers and specialist engineers, architects, printers and contractors; all understand our attention-to-detail, responsibilities and that things are best when done properly.
Projects are managed through to completion to ensure you get your message across and get the best results from your investment to grow your business model and brand. Whether engaged in a complete scheme or supplying an integral part of a larger project, we take our obligations seriously and always deliver to the highest standard.
Think of us as your very own design and marketing department. Investing in a design partner is one of the most important elements of any organisation and, to be most effective, is best built for the long term. We take an honest open approach and do our best to ensure that the partnership will work for you, the client, and for us as designers.
Andrew Gardiner is a skilled designer and has considerable experience as a project manager. His approach to design is that simple forms work the best. He comes up with ideas, figures out how to make it happen, oversees the production process, provides guidance and maintains communication within the team and with the client.
He admires honest objects and spaces that have been designed for purpose and devotes himself to campaigning stylish aesthetics and functionality. Andrew’s awareness of the bigger picture, acute sense of proportion and eye for detail bring confidence and reassurance to the creative process and implementation.
Born in Islington, north London, Andrew comes from a creative background surrounded by mid-century modern design. He studied photography before joining T&G Display Studios in London. After a couple of years he joined Johnson Matthey and for six years designed and project managed their exhibitions and events worldwide. Andrew was an account director with Gardiner & Torne and became a Member of the Chartered Society of Designers (MCSD) in 1995.