TEMASEK STUDENTS SHINE AT 2007 CROWBAR AWARDS

02 September 2007
Singapore (Singapore) - Temasek Design School returned from the 2007 Crowbar Awards on 18 August with a bumper harvest of accolades.
Singapore (Singapore) - Temasek Design School returned from the 2007 Crowbar Awards on 18 August with a bumper harvest of accolades. This year's competition was very stiff, attracting 1 136 entries from 25 universities and schools - both local and international.

Temasek clinched a GOLD for both the Advertising and Design breaking-in workshops. It was a grueling 3 day intensive workshop where students were given a live brief to execute their advertising and design solutions from top industry practitioners.

At the Awards Night, Temasek won a total of 4 Golds, 2 Silvers and 5 Bronzes in all the categories and topped the Best of Category Awards: IMD graduates Alex Kwa (IMD) and Syed Shameer (VSC) both won the BEST of Interactive and BEST of Design awards respectively.

Syed Shameer also won the coveted OVERALL BEST OF SHOW.

About the Crowbar Awards

Launched in 2001, the Crowbar Awards highlight the best emerging talent in creative communications and design. Leading creative practitioners judge entries from across 6 categories - advertising, design, interactive, photography, film and the Crowbar Challenge. Organised by the 4As, it is an annual platform for emerging young creatives to showcase their works and learn from their peers. Crowbar website



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About the Temasek Design School

The Temasek Design School, a member of the Icograda Education Network (IEN), is well-recognised in the local and international arena as an award-winning institution. Its have won many prestigious international and local competitions. In addition, accomplished external examiners from reputable overseas institutions have consistently attested to the very high quality of its courses. Temasek graduates have been accorded advanced standing by the very best degree-granting design institutions for undergraduate and postgraduate studies in Australia, UK, USA, Europe and other parts of the world.