Golden Bee 9: Moscow International Biennale of Graphic Design

15 August 2010
03 September 2010
Moscow, Russian Federation
Established in 1992, Golden Bee collects the best world achievements in graphic design.

Call for entries: now closed


Golden Bee invites individual artists as well as groups of artists to submit an unlimited number of works to this year's competition.

There are no special format or printing technique requirements for posters and other printing and there is no participation fee.

Entry categories

(A) Poster
All themes, types and genres of poster design

(B) Graphic Design and Music
CD, DVD, flyers, stickers and any other collateral design relating to the music industry

(C) Graphic Design and Religion
Books, magazines, booklets and any other graphic design works for religion

(D) Graphic Design and New Media
Multimedia, television and interactive graphics, video, animation, screen installations and any other innovative new media graphic design works

(E) Special project 'All Gold of the World'
Posters awarded Grands Prix, Golden Awards and First Prizes in the key international contests between 2000 and 2010

Participation terms and conditions

Category (A) entries should be dated 2008–2010. Categories (B), (C), (D), (Е) entries should be dated 2000–2010.

For complete terms and conditions, or to download the entry form, visit

Pre-Selection Committee

Galina Bunina, Russia
Yuri Gulitov, Russia
Elena Kitaeva, Russia
Tagir Safaev, Russia
Olga Severina, Ukraine
Nikolay Shtok, Ukraine
Alexander Sinyagin, Russia
Yuri Surkov, Russia
Boris Trofimov, Russia
Arkady Troyanker, Russia
Ilya Yudovich, Russia

International Jury

Igor Gurovich, Russia
Dylan Kendle, TOMATO, UK
Stefan Sagmeister, USA
Ahn Sang-Soo, South Korea
Niklaus Troxler, Switzerland
Catherine Zask, France

Jury Awards

Golden Bee Grand Prix, Golden Bee Award Diplomas for each category

Special Awards

Russian Academy of Fine Arts and Academy of Graphic Design Diplomas, Rodchenko Award, Golden BeeLoved Super Cup, IBCC Prize, etc.


15 April 2010

Event Programme

Main Venue

Central House of Artists, 25 August - 3 September 2010

The International Jury Members Show

Russian Academy of Arts, Tsereteli Art Gallery, 1-20 September 2010

Special projects and exhibitions

Gallery of the Art Promotion Society Foundation, M’ARS Modern Art Centre, Russian Academy of Arts, Russian State Library, A.V.Schusev State Museum of Architecture, Tsereteli Art Gallery, Zverev Modern Art Centre and other Moscow museums and galleries, August-September 2010

Awards Ceremony

2 September 2010 at 20:00
Central House of Artists Concert Hall


1-2 September 2010
Open lectures by members of the international jury at the Central House of Artists and workshops at the Higher Academic School of Graphic Design.


A full-colour catalogue will be published prior to the opening of Biennale.
Participants have a 50% discount off the original price.

Event organisers and supporters

The Golden Bee is supported by:
International Council of Graphic Design Associations ICOGRADA
International Biennales Coordinating Committee IBCC

President of the Biennale

Dr. Serge Serov

General Partner of the Biennale

The Mikhail Prokhorov Foundation

Official Partner of the Biennale

Art Promotion Society Foundation

Guardians of the Biennale

Amlinsky, Design Depot, Imadesign, LiniaGrafic!, Stavitsky design, Typo Graphic Design


Academy of Graphic Design (Icograda Professional Member)
Alma Mater Publishers
Central House of Artists
Design Development Centre
International Confederation of the Artists' Unions
Higher Academic School of Graphic Design (Icograda Education Network Member)
Moscow Art College of Applied Arts
Russian State Library

Organizational support

Association of Graphic Designers 4th Block
International Society of Designers Association (Icsid Member)
Federal Agency on Press and Mass Communications
M’ARS Modern Art Centre
Russian Academy of Arts
Russian Association of Development of Small and Medium Businesses
State Museum of Architecture named by A.V.Schusev
Tsereteli Art Gallery

Golden Bee Official website

For more information, please contact:

Russian State Library
T: +7 (495) 697 7756

Serge Serov
President of the Biennale
T: +7 (495) 611 5966
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