A graduate of Swinburne Design in 1963 AfW’s practice from then to today, exemplifies that for which Swinburne Design graduates have been valued in Australia and overseas for half a century. AfW ‘s highly diversified communication design practice continues, locally and internationally, integrated with a parallel engagement in innovative design education practice.

1964 Designer – ABC Television

1965 Designer – World Record Club

1967 Art Director – Paton Advertising Services

1968 Practice – Tony Ward Illustration & Design

1969 Lecturer Prahran College of Advanced Education

1973 Backpacker/Visual Artist Indonesia Thailand Nepal India Kashmir Afghanistan Iran  United Kingdom

1976 Illustrator/Designer – All Australian Graffiti

1983 Associate Creative Director Ogilvy &Mather (Thailand) + Creative Director Artistree (Thailand)

1990 Designer/Illustrator/Visual Artist/Writer/Design Educator Victoria College > Swinburne Design Prahran,

From 1968 AFW has pursued his design practice through education on the Prahran Campus for both TAFE and Higher Education outcomes .

As an educator he has a commitment to the practice and responsibilities of design authorship and identity.

Media&Marketting Asian Advertising Awards 1986, Illustrators’ Association of Australia (1992) , Australian Graphic Design Association .

Books – The Kevin Pappas Tearout Postcard Book (Penguin1977) The Bonzo Dog Book (Doggetts 1996); Plastered: The Poster Art of Australian Popular Music (MUP 2007) , Another World Record (New Chum Press 2009)

Exhibitions – The Kangaroo In The Decorative Arts/ NGV Melbourne 1979 : Ward on Wood /Lancashire Blenheim Design 2000 :

Flag Unfurled/Post Master Gallery: 2005

The Swinburne Centenary Celebration Pen To Pixel Exhibition/Catalogue Chapel Off Chapel Prahran 2008

The Tapestry LEADERSHIP  – a design commission undertaken in 1999 and woven at the Victorian Tapestry Workshop hangs in The Swinburne University of Technology Chancellery.

2008 – his son Alexander Ward graduated Bachelor of Design First Class Honours from Faculty of Design Swinburne University of Technology .

2009 – Outcomes from an adaptation of an accredited Honours Communication Design unit HDCOM422 Type & Publication will be published /installed on site at the Prahran Campus.

2010 -During long service leave in Europe and  Southern Asia will undertake primary research into the memorialisation of grief and  empathetic communication practices .

2010 – AFW looks forward to teaching collaboratively within the School of Business and Design at Swinburne University of Technology Kuching, Sarawak and reporting upon return on the enculturation of [craftdesign] practice.

2010 – A collaborative project with Simon Lloyd MA integrating the Winter Term Core Design unit HDC003 with a publication is planned upon his return to coincide with the Melbourne Design Week .

Anthony Frederick Ward?