15 September 2004
Gloucester MA (United States) - WORLDWIDE IDENTITY will showcase the originality, cultural diversity and quality of identity and brand design around the world.
Gloucester MA (United States) - Graphic designers worldwide have given shape to the identities of corporations, organizations, locations, events, products and services. WORLDWIDE IDENTITY will showcase the originality, cultural diversity and quality of identity and brand design around the world. Slated for publication in October 2005, this volume will present an international overview of excellence in identity design for clients large and small.

Designers living or working in one of the 44 countries* in which the International Council of Graphic Design Associations (Icograda) has member associations in good standing are invited to submit their work to this book published by Rockport Publishers in partnership with Icograda. Only bona fide, published work that is in current use qualifies, and participants may submit a maximum of five (5) different entries. There is no entry fee. Upon publication, designers whose work is selected for the book will be notified and will receive a 50% discount on unlimited copies of the book. Designers interested in submitting their work must comply with the conditions outlined in the Call For Entries, available as a pdf from Rockport's website.

Selected work will be featured in a full-color, 256 page, 9" x 11" (228 x 279 mm) hardcover book filled with great design. Works will be accompanied by captioned credits and explanatory text, and the book will include directories of contributors and Icograda's member associations. The book's author is Icograda's past president Robert L. Peters, who will select the work in consultation with an advisory group of Icograda board members representing six continents.

Rockport Publishers specializes in books for design professionals. Our publishing program includes graphic design, interior design, crafts, architecture, product design and general reference. Our worldwide book distribution offers designers the opportunity to show their work in an international forum.

* Designers living or working in one of the following 44 countries are eligible to submit their work: Austria, Australia, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Canada, China, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Lebanon, Lithuania, Macau, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Russian Federation, Singapore, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Turkey, United Kingdom, Yugoslavia, or Zimbabwe.

The submission deadline is 29 October 2004.

Download the Call For Entries (pdf) at:

For further information please contact:

Worldwide Identity
Circle Design Incorporated
Suite 200 - 72 Princess Street
Winnipeg MB, R3B 1K2 Canada
T: + 1 204 943 3693