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Hughes designed the 2007 $25 Sterling Silver Hologram Coin - Alpine Skiing.
A graduate of the Ontario College of Art, Brian Hughes was born and raised in Toronto and northern Ontario. Launching his career as an art director for Maclean Hunter, Hughes oversaw the art direction for over a dozen magazines for six years. Controlling the look and feel of each publication, he ensured the art, photos and illustrations perfectly complemented the copy.
Although he worked as a freelance illustrator for 12 years, Hughes is currently an info-graphic designer and illustrator at the Toronto Star. The Royal Canadian Mint has commissioned him to develop design concepts for five extraordinary coins.
Hughes designed the 2007 $25 Sterling Silver Hologram Coin—Alpine Skiing.