Winning Entrants: Presenting Platinum winners Shadia Ohanessian from Australia, Matthew Clark (Subplot Design) from Canada, Randy Clark and Young Huale from China, Hajime Tsushima from Japan, Eduardo del Fraile from Spain, Leo Lin from Taiwan, and Carmit Makler Haller, Greg Breeding (Journey Group), Michael Pantuso, Ron Taft, and Young & Laramore from the U.S. Judges: A panel consisting of qualified, Platinum winning designers and creative directors such as Yin Zhongjun (Dalian RYCX Advertising) from China, Diogo Gama Rocha (Omdesign) from Portugal, Alvaro Perez (El Paso, Galer a de Comunicaci n) from Spain, John Fairley (Curious Productions) and Gavin Hurrell (Turner Duckworth) from the UK, and Erin Mutlu (White and Case LLP), and Jared Welle (Ultra Creative) from the U.S. Contents: This book contains award-winning work from the judges, as well as international Platinum, Gold, and Silver-winning work from designers and design firms internationally. Honorable Mentions are presented, and a list of international design museums are included. Credits & Commentary: Platinum and Gold Winners share their creative processes from the Assign-ment and Approach towards their award-winning solutions. All contributors and teams are credited. Selling Points: This Annual is a source of inspiration and a tool for designers to measure their skills with other creatives internationally. It contains high-quality, full-page images of Platinum & Gold Award-winning work from talented designers. Silver Award-winning work and Honorable Mentions are also displayed. Audience: This book is a valuable resource for designers, art/creative directors, illustrators, design firms, advertising agencies, professors, students, and anyone who shares a love for design.
About the Author
B. Martin Pedersen, Publisher, Design and Editorial Director of Graphis, has won numerous awards in his past from the AIGA, ADC, TDC, and the SPD, who honored him with the first Herb Lubalin Award for excellence in editorial design. He also won the Columbia University National Magazine Award for the best designed magazine of the year. He has been inducted into the Art Directors Club Hall of Fame, received the AIGA Gold Medal for a lifetime achievement in Design, and is a member of Alliance Graphique International (AGI) and the New York Yacht Club.