news

  • 31 May 2012
    Montréal (Canada) - Icograda has endorsed the Good Design Award 2012, a long-standing initiative of the Japan Institute of Design Promotion (JDP). The award winners will be announced on 1 October and exhibited 23-25 November 2012.
  • 30 May 2012
    Montréal (Canada) - Icograda Board Members from 9 countries gathered on 20-21 May 2012 in Montreal, Canada to share ideas and plan for Icograda’s ongoing strategic development.
  • 29 May 2012
    Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) - Icograda President Leimei Julia Chiu recently visited Kuala Lumpur for the first time, on an official visit by invitation from Malaysia Design Council (MRM) and Graphic Design Association of Malaysia (wREGA). During her five days in Malaysia she promoted the upcoming Rediscovery: Icograda Design Week 2012 (IWD 2012) in Sarawak, met with representatives of the major design organisations and fostered relations between its government and that of Japan.
  • 10 May 2012
    Moncton (Canada) - On 27 April 2012 the National Council of the Society of Graphic Designers of Canada (GDC), at its Annual General Meeting at the Delta Beausejour Hotel in Moncton, elected its new National Executive Board Members for 2012-2014.
  • 08 May 2012
    New York (United States) - High Line co-founder Robert Hammond, Pentagram Partner Michael Bierut, Culturematic author Grant McCracken, and Project Runway winner Anya Ayoung Chee will be among the featured presenters at the 2012 SEGD Conference: The Bridge, convening in Brooklyn and Manhattan June 7-9.
  • 08 May 2012
    Kharkiv (Ukraine) - The jury of VIII International Triennial of Eco-Poster 'the 4th Block' composed of Anna Naumova (Russia), Radovan Jenko (Slovenia), Vitaliy Shostya (Ukraine), and head of jury Lex Drewinski (Germany) have announced the awards.
  • 03 May 2012
    San Jose (United States) - Students and faculty made over 1200 submissions by the close of Session II of the 2012 Adobe Design Achievement Awards. The Pre-Selection panel is now working around the clock and across continents, to select Session II Semi-Finalists.
  • 02 May 2012
    Ljubljana (Slovenia) - Icograda IDMN member Emzin will present a seminar 15-16 May 2012 in the City Museum of Ljubljana, Gosposka 15, Ljubljana, from 9:30-17:00. Lectures will be held in English and will have no simultaneous translation. The fee for the seminar is 200 EUR (VAT excluded), and 50 EUR (VAT excluded) for students.
  • 02 May 2012
    Nanjing (China) - The Hiiibrand Awards 2011 have announced the 238 winners of awards and mentions - 159 Professional and 79 Student. The competition solicited design works in brands, logos and packaging from world-wide enterprises, design institutes, design studios, freelancers and students studying Design. It aims to improve design in branding and logo development, while awarding people who apply themselves to design and produce excellent works around the world.
  • 01 May 2012
    Montréal (Canada) - Icograda has endorsed By Design Bootcamp to be held 11-12 October 2012 in Chicago, United States. Through the hands-on, experiential workshop attendees are offered the tools to design and build a sustainable and successful communications design business.