Charles Bongers is an internationally experienced, award-winning art director, designer and illustrator. His passion for illustration comes from bringing ideas to life through visual stories.
As former associate Creative Director of Ogilvy and current creative director of his own design firm, Charles has worked with Fortune 500 companies, leading entrepreneurs and style-oriented independents. His reputation as a strong strategic thinker with an intuitive ability to identify and simplify ideas is reflected in his portfolio. He has been painting and illustrating all his life and has had numerous solo and group shows as well as been represented in the AGO Sales Gallery.
Born in Cape Town, South Africa and now living in Toronto, Canada, Charles’s passion for art and design is inspired by his appreciation for nature’s beauty. Outside the studio, Charles is a world-class sailor (with a Tra