Opara is a multi-faceted designer whose work encompasses strategy, design and technology. His projects have included the design of brand identity, publications, packaging, environments, exhibitions, interactive installations, websites, user interfaces and software, with many of his projects ranging across multiple media.
He joined Pentagram’s New York office as partner in October 2010.
Several noted art organizations across the globe recognized Eddie Opara’s artwork and conferred multiple accolades on him. He was presented Gold Cube from the Art Directors Club and other awards from American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA) and ID Magazine. He is a respected member of member of the Ailliance Graphique Internationale. In fact, the New York Chapter of AIGA brought him on board. Besides, he is a professor of narrative design at the University of the Arts and often attends the Yale School of Art as visiting critic. His artwork has appeared in numerous publications including I.D, Archis, Graphis and Surface.