Born and raised in Bermuda, Dana Cooper designed for many publications in the U.S, China and Bermuda such as W Magazine, Citi Edition and The Royal Gazette Magazine. She has received awards from the Society of Publication Design, NY and from The New York Academy of Art for both her commercial work and her fine artwork. Her illustrations have appeared in multiple forms; ceramics, textiles, books as well as prints. Her fine art has been shown internationally and is currently presented at Pierogi Gallery in Brooklyn, NY. The work is inspired by the colors of her homeland, as well as her travels to Asia, where she lived for a period of time. Her illustrations appear in books such as: My Bermuda ABC, My Bermuda123 and are published by Chronicle Books, Workman Publishing, and The Essex Collection to name a few.
In addition, Dana’s designs have sold at several stores such as: Calypso, Saks Fifth Avenue, Ritz Carlton, and Four Seasons.