the designer

Roderick Grant holds a Master of Fine Arts Degree in Graphic Design from The Rhode Island School of Design (RSID) as well as an undergraduate degree in Urban Studies from New College of Florida. His 23 years of experience combines professional practice, freelance design work, photography and university level professorships, which are all rooted in a way of seeing the city while being on two wheels (as a cyclist and former bike messenger). After spending 9 months on sabbatical in Melbourne, Australia, Roderick recently returned to his role as Chair of the Graphic Design Program at OCAD University.

Roderick’s contribution to simonjames is one of author, designer, researcher, photographer and craftsman.