Origami Tactical Creativity + Branding - Montreal, San Francisco - Expert and Strategic Graphic Design


Michael Wou (Montreal) Creative Principal

Having traveled to over 100 cities around the world, plus acquiring branding experience in Europe, North America, Africa, Japan, and New Zealand, Michael is able to bring a global perspective to all of our clients objectives. His career spans over two decades, and he has collaborated with corporations such as Air Canada, Sun Life Financial, Constellation Wines US, TetraPak USA, NASA, Delicato Family Vineyards, Merck, Vereinsbank, Oerlikon Aerospace, National Archives of Canada, Power Corporation, RBC (Royal Bank), CN Rail, the Canadian Museum of Nature, the Kilmainham Gaol Museum in Dublin, Ireland, the Montreal Museum of Contemporary Art, SBB (Swiss Rail), and the Alcatraz Museum in San Francisco.

Michael is a graduate of the Ontario College of Art & Design in Toronto, and has worked for such companies as Gottschalk+Ash International in Zürich, Switzerland. He also served as Creative Director for the American magazine, PhotoInsider. Michael has also won many international awards for his work, including prizes from Graphis, How Magazine, Print Magazine, Photo District News (PDN), and Applied Arts Magazine. Additionally, he has received media attention in the United States and Canada (The Los Angeles Times, The San Francisco Chronicle, The Examiner, CNN, FOX, The Globe and Mail, The Montreal Gazette, and live interviews on Bravo and Crier Today broadcast in New York to 16 million homes); United Kingdom (BBC Radio, British Design Innovation); Portugal (El Pùblico); and South Korea (The Korean Herald).