news

  • 24 Feb 2012
    San Jose (United States) - The 2012 Adobe® Design Achievement Awards is pleased to announce its semifinalists for the first period of the competition. Period I closed on 27 January 2012 with a record breaking number of submissions. Projects submitted in the first period have been thoroughly reviewed by the Pre-selection Panel who have selected deserving semifinalists in each category. 200 semifinalists were chosen for this period whose names have been announced on the ADAA website.
  • 23 Feb 2012
    Paris (France) - Poster for tomorrow has announced their new 'Draw Me Democracy' (DMD) project. This series of international workshops is one of the few global projects that the UNDEF, the United Nation Democracy Fund, has ever financed.
  • 21 Feb 2012
    Montreal (Canada) - Under the banner of the IDA, partner organisations Icsid, Icograda and IFI have unveiled the new visual identity for its biennial IDA Congress.
  • 20 Feb 2012
    Design for Volunteering, Peace, Human Rights by Utilità Manifesta/design for social closes with 400 projects from the world and 20 finalist best projects in graphic design and in industrial design categories.
  • 16 Feb 2012
    Montréal (Canada) - At its recent meeting in Montréal, the Icograda Executive Board co-opted three new Board members: Jeffrey Ho Kiat (Singapore), Kyle Hyunsuk Kim (Korea) and Sali Sasaki (France). President Leimei Julia Chiu (Japan) explains that, "each of these individuals bring strategic skills and networks that will help advance Icograda's initiatives this term and into the future."
  • 15 Feb 2012
    Montréal (Canada) - Icograda President Leimei Julia Chiu and Cumulus President Christian Guellerin signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at the recent Icograda Board meeting held in Montréal (Canada). The agreement will pave the way for future collaboration between the two organisations.
  • 14 Feb 2012
    Vienna (Austria) - Design Austria (DA) has announced the call for entries to the Icograda-endorsed Joseph Binder Awards 2012. Early bird entries will be accepted until 29 February and regular entries until 18 May 2012. This international biennial competition for graphic design and illustration has been organised since 1996.
  • 13 Feb 2012
    Athens (Greece) - The European Design Awards have announced the call for submissions to the 2012 edition of this Icograda-endorsed competition. The European Design Awards is the comprehensive annual awards organisation celebrating the best of graphic design, illustration and digital design in Europe. The ED-Awards are joint effort by 15 communication design magazines from across Europe.
  • 03 Feb 2012
    International - The Global Interaction in Design Conference (GLIDE) is working in collaboration with Iridescent, the Icograda Journal of Design Research to solicit scholarly papers for virtual presentation on 7 November 2012. GLIDE Committee Member, Audrey G. Bennett has been invited to serve as Guest Editor for Iridescent for the duration of this call.