Working to create ideas that should exist and bring them to life in the right way. This is the portfolio site of designer Peter Bristol. His work blends form with function in uniquely appropriate ways making products that are inherently recognizable. Peter is currently head of industrial design at Oculus.  He was previously creative director of renowned Seattle-based product development consultancy Carbon Design Group. Parallel to his work at Oculus, Peter partners with design focused partners to create furniture, lighting and other goods.


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Core77 Awards: Winner of Consumer Products Category


Astrid Awards Silver: Oculus E3 Tradeshow Booth

Hermes Creative Awards Gold: Oculus E3 Tradeshow Booth



Good Design Award: Phamanex S3 Biophotonic Scanner

Good Design Award: Nymi Band

Good Design Award: VieVu2 safety camera

Appointed to advisory board for WWU Industrial Design

judge for Spark Award Medical category


Spark Awards Spark! Award: AM Surgical Stratos

CNET’s Most Beautiful Products of 2013: Microsoft Sculpt Keyboard

PC Magazine Editor’s Choice Award at the Ergo Expo: Microsoft Sculpt Keyboard

Judge for the Spark awards Student category

THIN task lamp for Juniper featured at Wanted Design NYC

Wirecutter “most comfortable ergonomic keyboard”: Microsoft Sculpt Keyboard

Spark Awards Bronze: Nu Skin Pharmanex Biophotonic S3 Scanner


Mayan Experience 2012: Workshop Lead

Spark Concept Gold Award: Toggle Remote

IDEA Bronze Award: Microsoft Touch Mouse


Cut Chair featured in the 2011 Bumbershoot’s “The Magic Show” Exhibition

Spark Pro Gold Award: Microsoft Touch Mouse

Spark Pro Bronze Award: Microsoft Express Mouse

Good Design Award: Microsoft Touch Mouse

Good Design Award: Microsoft Express Mouse



ID Magazine Annual Design Review Equipment Category judge

Spark Silver Award: Pathway Jetstream® System

Spark Silver Award: Nanopoint Microfluidics Controller

Good Design Award: Microsoft Mobile Wireless Mouse 4000

Good Design Award: Microsoft Wireless Mobile Mouse 6000

Good Design Award: Nanopoint Microfluidics Controller

Good Design Award: Pathway Jetstream® System


IDEA GOLD Nanopoint Microfluidics Controller

“LED Shade Lamp” displayed at Design Within Reach “Design a Classic” gallery show

IDEA GOLD Pathway PV Atherectomy System

Red Dot Honorable mention for Microsoft Bluetrack Explorer and Explorer Mini

ID magazine Design Distinction Award (Silver) Pathway PV Atherectomy System

ID magazine Product Category Winner (Gold) Nanopoint MicroFluidics System

IDSA NW “Best in Show” ad-hoc Award Nanopoint Microfluidics System

IDSA NW Gold Award Nanopoint Microfluidics System

IDSA NW Silver award Pathway PV Atherectomy System



IDEA Bronze for Tippi FingerTip Grips Product and Brand


IDEA gold for Nanopoint CellTray

Technical Innovation for the Microsoft Wireless mouse 8000


IDSA Student Merit award

WWU BSID Senior of the year