Tony Evora

Steve Maybury 1984

Tony Evora sadly died in September 2017.

Tony Evora was the ‘larger than life’ Head of the Art Department at the Poly from 1985 – 1992. He was renowned for his images of Che Guevara and also updated the original Oxford Polytechnic font for the logo that was used from 1986 until the Poly became Oxford Brookes University. He took early retirement from Brookes and moved to Spain in 1992 where he continued to teach, paint and write. He died as a result from a stroke in Sept 2017. He is survived by his son Cesar and daughters Joanna and Helen and grandchildren.