Peter Saville

British artistic director and graphic designer, born in 1955. Peter Saville began his career producing record sleeves for the Manchester-based music label Factory Records, in which he was a partner. He is recognized for his reappropriation and recontexualization of images. Over the years, he has worked on a freelance basis, set up various agencies and worked at others such as Pentagram. His work was exhibited at the London Design Museum in 2003. A book by Rick Poynor and a soundtrack by New Order were created for this occasion.