news

  • 26 Apr 2012
    Montréal (Canada) - Having served at the Secretariat in Montreal for seven years, Icograda Managing Director Brenda Sanderson is moving on to a new opportunity. Icograda’s Executive Board and Secretariat Staff wish to thank Brenda for all she has contributed to our organisation and we wish her well in the new position she is taking on.
  • 24 Apr 2012
    Trnava (Slovakia) - The Jan Koniarek Gallery and co-organisers including the Trnava Self-governing Region and the Slovak Design Centre have announced the eighth edition of the Trnava Poster Triennial - accepting submissions until 15 July 2012. Over the last 21 years, the local action has evolved into a prestigious Icograda-endorsed international event.
  • 20 Apr 2012
    New York (United States) - American Illustration-American Photography (AI-AP), introduces a new competition to honour the best work being created today in Latin America. AI-AP, well-known for 31 years as the exclusive resource for art directors, designers, photo editors, art buyers and publishers, seeks to introduce established, emerging and student Latino illustrators and photographers to the North American market - and vice versa - in a global, multi-cultural exchange of art and ideas.
  • 16 Apr 2012
    Taipei (Taiwan - Chinese Taipei) - Taiwan Design Center has announced the call for entries to the Icograda-endorsed 2012 Taiwan International Design Competition (TIDC). First held in 2002, TIDC has grown to become a high-profile design competition of note in Asia. This forward-looking design competition, open to creative talents worldwide, aims to encourage design interactions and international cultural exchanges.
  • 02 Apr 2012
    Montréal (Canada) - The Icograda Executive Board has approved the applications of two new members: the Lebanese Graphic Design Syndicate (LGDS) as a Professional Member and Asociación Colombiana Red Académica de Diseño (RAD) as an Education Member. Their membership strengthens Icograda's network by bringing voice from under-represented regions - Latin America and Western Asia.
  • 02 Apr 2012
    Geneva (Switzerland) - An exhibition showing the intellectual property (IP) behind Steve Jobs' innovations opened to the public at WIPO on 30 March 2012 and will run through to World Intellectual Property Day on 26 April 2012. The exhibition ties in with this year's World Intellectual Property Day theme - Visionary Innovators.