Oleg Portnoy is an illustrator and graphic designer from Toronto, Canada. He was born in Moscow, Russia in 1983. When he was eight years old he traveled to Israel with his family and spent two years living there before coming to Canada.

His formal art education includes a Bachelor of Applied Arts in Illustration from Sheridan College and a Master in Design from
York University.

Oleg has also taught courses in drawing and design at York University and Humber College.


C2 Montreal
Design Exchange DX
The National Post
The Financial Post
HOW Design Magazine
Baltimore Magazine
Up Here Magazine
Canadian Lawyer Magazine
The Literary Review of Canada (LRC)
The Deal Magazine
Strategy Magazine
The Feathertale Review Magazine
TAPS The Beer Magazine
Exodus Magazine


Art Directors Club 93, Silver, Packaging Design, Blue Goose
D&AD, In Book, Branding Series, Blue Goose
The Dieline Awards, First Place, Fresh Food for Blue Goose
Brand New Awards, Comprehensive Identity Program, Blue Goose
Graphis, Silver, Design Annual 2015, Packaging Design, Blue Goose.
Graphis, Merit, Design Annual 2015, Branding, Blue Goose.
One Show, Design Merit, Packaging Design, Blue Goose
Clio Awards, Silver, Packaging Design, Blue Goose
A' Design Awards, Platinum, Packaging Design, Blue Goose
Pentawards, Gold, Packaging Design, Blue Goose
Marketing Awards, Finalist, Packaging Design, Blue Goose
Marketing Awards, Finalist, Branding Series, Blue Goose
Applied Arts, Food - Series, Blue Goose
Applied Arts, Complete Packaging Series - Complete, Blue Goose
Applied Arts, Craft Illustration - Series, Blue Goose

American Illustration 28
Society of Illustrators West (48 & 50)
3X3 Illustration Annual 6
CMYK Magazine 50
Creative Quarterly Issue 5
CREATIVE TYPE 5 (Exhibition)

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