Last chance to enter the A’ Design Awards 2021, and get recognition for your work

Creative Boom

The A' Design Awards , the world's largest design competition, is currently accepting entries for 2021. We hope they inspire you to enter your own work for 2021. Are you fed up of seeing other creatives winning awards when you feel like your work is just as good, or better?

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2021 Typography Competition Now Open!

Communication Arts

Communication Arts is proud to announce the opening of our 2021 Typography competition! We’re looking for the best work in typography—type-centric design and advertising work, typefaces and hand-lettering—to immortalize in our 2021 Typography Annual. The deadline to enter is Friday, September 4th! Message

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Photography 2021 Entries from Douglas Stratton and James Martin Showcase Nature’s Beauty

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Entered in the Photography 2021 awards, motion seems to be a signature in Stratton’s photography; capturing people, animals, and landscapes in exquisite, naturally familiar positions. Latest Entries Photography Douglas Stratton James Martin New Entries Photographer Photography Annual 2021 US

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How James Martin and Stephen Guenther’s Photos Show Cultural Differences in Photo 2021!

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Photographer James Martin was reporting on the poor sanitation conditions throughout Fardibad, India when he captured his Photography Annual 2021 submission, “Fardibad, India,” (above). Latest Entries Photography James Martin New Entries Photographer Photography Annual 2021 Stephen Guenther

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Find the best creative courses in the country in The Guardian University Guide 2021

Its Nice That

The new guide, with supporting illustrations by Janne Iivonen, ranks institutions by subject and offers helpful information for prospective and current students.

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IKEA Revamped Their 2021 Catalog To Include Animal Crossing Characters And Fans Are Loving It

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Animal Crossing is a social simulation video game series developed by Nintendo, and it’s currently considered to be one of the most popular video games in the whole world. For instance, its newest record-breaking game Animal Crossing: New Horizons sold 1.88

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Uncommon creates identity for Coventry’s 2021 City of Culture

Creative Review

Back in 2017, Coventry was named the 2021 City of Culture and the new branding for the upcoming year-long programme has just been unveiled. “Branding and launching the UK City of Culture 2021 is an incredible opportunity,” says Nils Leonard, co-founder of Uncommon Creative Studio. The post Uncommon creates identity for Coventry’s 2021 City of Culture appeared first on Creative Review

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New Entries to the Graphis Design Annual 2021 from Jan Šabach (US), and Ken-Tsai Lee (TW)!

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Graphic designer, Jan Šabach, submits his work, “Book Covers for Petr Šabach’s Novels” (above), to the Design Annual 2021. Design Latest Entries Winners Design Annual 2016 Design Annual 2021 Jan Sabach ken-tsai lee New entry Taiwan USA

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Reviewed: New Logo and Identity for 2021 Rugby League World Cup by Mammoth

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The 2021 edition will be held in England and, for the first time, it will carry out the men's, women's, and wheelchair competitions (played since 2010 and 2008 respectively) at the same time and on the same stage. The identity for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup has been designed by Belfast, Ireland-based Mammoth. The "RLWC" part is okay but the "2021" is not quite okay. “Ribb On, Ribb Off”.

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Coventry UK City of Culture 2021 identity

Communication Arts

Movement and pattern run free in the two-tone identity for Coventry’s year as the UK City of Culture 2021. Article

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These 2021 Protest Poster Entries Provide Global Insight on the Pandemic and Terrorism

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These four new entries to the 2021 Graphis Protest Poster 2 competition each highlight different aspects of world issues. Graphic design can serve as both critic, analyst, and beacon.

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2021 Interactive Competition Call for Entries

Communication Arts

Communication Arts is proud to announce the opening of our 2021 Interactive competition! We’re looking for the best apps, websites, games and digital experiences to be published in our 2021 March/April issue.

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Graphis Design Annual 2021 Entries! Michael Pantuso (US) and Cesar Rivera (US)

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Design Graphis Masters Latest Entries Cesar Rivera Design Annual 2018 Design Annual 2020 Design Annual 2021 Michael Pantuso USAUS Graphis Master Michael Pantuso creates the above image, “FLAMINGO Mechanical Integration.”

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Advertising 2021 Submissions Close Tomorrow! Check Out These Ads From PPK, USA and Innocean!

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Advertising Latest Entries Poster Advertising Annual 2021 Animals/Wildlife Cars Hyundai INNOCEAN USA New Entries PPK USAPPK, USA is taking on animal rights with their client Big Cat Rescue. Their ad, “Photo Bars” (above) features a tiger cub in what is supposed to be their natural habitat. But someone holding up a polaroid shows it to be behind bars. PPK, USA aims to show the “real picture” and raises awareness against […].

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2021 Rugby League World Cup’s identity aims to celebrate “community”

Design Week

The international tournament will be hosted in the UK in 2021, across 18 cities in England. It aims to create a “bold and instantly recognisable headline font” The post 2021 Rugby League World Cup’s identity aims to celebrate “community” appeared first on Design Week The brand consultancy Mammoth has created the brand identity for next year’s Rugby League World Cup (RLWC).

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New Colorful Graphis Design Annual 2021 Entries from Studio Hinrichs and Land O’ Lakes Inc.

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designer and Graphis Master, Kit Hinrichs, submits his “Sappi Fine Paper, Fashion Verticals” with his firm Studio Hinrichs, to the Design Annual 2021 competition. Design Graphis Masters Latest Entries Design Annual 2021 Designers Graphis Master Kit Hinrichs Land O Lakes Inc. The above piece is part of Sappi’s second installment of their educational series for those in marketing, this time focusing on Fashion. The series is designed to inspire others who […].

Ib Kamara styles the launch of Sierra Leone’s Olympics 2021 kit, designed by Labrum

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The kit will be worn by several national sports teams and is inspired by Sierra Leone’s flag and 16 tribes.

Linked: Rugby League World Cup 2021 Alternate

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For the recent redesign of the Rugby League World Cup 2021 identity , Bristol, UK-based Fiasco Design was one of the finalists in the pitch and they have posted their approach. Visit Link. The logo and identity are alright but the graphic treatments on the imagery are pretty awesome

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Announced: 2020 Brand New Conference: Postponed to 2021

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“New Date: October 7 – 8, 2021”. We have secured new dates in Austin, in the same venue, for October 7 - 8, 2021. Pre-sale registration will remain in effect until early May of 2021 and the cancellation fee has been reduced to the bare minimum.

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IDS Toronto Announces New Program and Schedule for 2021

Azure Magazine

IDS Toronto, Canada’s largest design exposition and conference, will return in 2021 with new dates and a hybrid program combining in-person and virtual events. The post IDS Toronto Announces New Program and Schedule for 2021 appeared first on Azure Magazine.

New 2021 Dates Announced for Venice Architecture Biennale

Azure Magazine

Today, La Biennale di Venezia announced that the 17th edition of the Italian city’s International Architecture Exhibition has been postponed until 2021, with the six-month showcase now set to take place from May 22 to November 21 of next year. “We are in some ways fortunate because we are well equipped to absorb the immediate and longer-term implications of the crisis into the Biennale Architettura 2021.

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See Florin Gabor and Nyk Sykes Use Light Manipulation to Create Two Very Different Images

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When releasing a new product, it makes sense for any company to want it to be exciting and bold; this was exactly what Canadian photographer Florin Gabor did for Porsche’s release of the Porsche 911 GT3 RS (above) in his entry for the Photography 2021 awards.

See Beautifully Staged Photographs by RJ Muna and Bruce Deboer that Won Gold in Photo 2020!

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Graphis Masters Photography Winners Bruce DeBoer Gold Gold Winner Photography Annual 2020 Photography Annual 2021 RJ Muna USAThe Photography Annual 2020 awarded 95 Gold awards. One of them was the above series titled “Four Acts of Light and Wonder,” by photographer and Graphis Master RJ Muna.

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New Entries to the Graphis Design Annual 2021 from USA Designers: Dunn&Co and Anne M. Giangiulio

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He has also submitted it to the Design Annual 2021. Gianguilio Design Annual 2021 Dunn&Co. Grant Gunderson of Dunn&Co previously submitted his above “Skagway Spirits” work to the Packaging 10 competition. The original theme of the Klondike Gold Rush needed to be reinvented and enhanced in order to become eye-catching and striking to consumers. Skagway Spirits wanted a package design […]. Design Latest Entries Anne M.

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Innocean USA and TYW Submit New Ads to the Advertising 2021, Now Extended to August 4th!

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Innocean USA enters their fun comic book style ad to the Advertising 2021 competition. Advertising Design Latest Entries Advertising Annual 2021 Art Director INNOCEAN USA TYW USA Yiwen TuThis was a collaboration between Marvel and Hyundai for the Hyundai Kona Iron Man Edition. Titled “Iron Man” (above), the concept was to upload a frame of the comic a day on their Instagram. When they approached Marvel to get the […].

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Poster: João Machado Calls for Tolerance in New Entry for Poster Annual 2021. And Silver-Winning Work from Portugal!

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He submits two new entries to the Poster Annual 2021. Design Graphis Masters Latest Entries Poster Winners Ana Alves da Silva Graphis Master João Machado New Entries Portugal Poster Annual 2018 Poster Annual 2020 Poster Annual 2021 Sergio Alves Silver winners

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Graphis Poster Annual 2021 Entries! Noriyuki Kasai (JP), Kelly Salchow MacArthur (US), Elex Zhang (AU) and Rene V. Steiner (CA).

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Latest Entries Poster Australia Canada Design Annual 2020 elevate design studio Elex Zhang Hoyne Japan Kelly Salchow MacArthur Noriyuki Kasai Poster Annual 2018 Poster Annual 2020 Poster Annual 2021 Rene V.

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Exciting New Entries to our Poster Annual 2021! Hoon-Dong Chung (SK), Mikhail Puzakov (RU), and Erman Y?lmaz (TR)

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Design Graphis Masters Latest Entries Poster Erman Yilmaz Graphis Master Hoon-Dong Chung Mikhail Puzakov New Entries Poster Annual 2020 Poster Annual 2021 Russia South Korea Turkey

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Exciting Graphis Design Annual 2021 Entries from Digital Art (RU) and Wallace Church & Co. (US)

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Russian design firm, Digital Art, submits its collection of small notebooks to the Design Annual 2021 competition. Design Latest Entries Design Annual 2021 Digital Art Ekaterina Pevneva Ilya Pevnev Konstantin Maltsev Russia USA Wallace Church & Co

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Poster: New Entries from Lynda Decker and John Madere, A2/SW/HK, and Stephan Bundi

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For the Poster Annual 2021 competition, U.S. Design Graphis Masters Latest Entries Poster A2/SW/HK John Madere Lynda Dekker New Entries Poster Annual 2021 Stephan Bundi Switzerland UK USAdesigner Lynda Decker designs a poster for a photography exhibition dedicated to winter surfers.

Seung Min Han’s Rabbit Design and Matthew Clark’s Baseball Stamps Celebrate the East and the West!

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Korean graphic designer and fine art illustrator, Seung Min Han, submits his above work, “Positive Movement – Spirit of Joy (Rabbit),” to the Graphis Design Annual 2021. Design Latest Entries Canada Design Annual 2021 Matthew Clark New Entries new talent annual 2020 Seung-Min Han South KoreaHis piece incorporates the graphical mixture of Korean and Western materials that have the characteristics of “positivity” or “joy.”

Howard Schatz?s Portrait Series and David Westphal?s Car Advertisement Win Gold in Photography Annual 2020!

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Graphis Masters Photography Winners David Westphal Gold winners Graphis Master Howard Schatz Photography Annual 2020 Photography Annual 2021 USA

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Coventry’s City of Culture 2021 branding is a “Brutalist blue tribute” to the city

Design Week

Coventry City of Culture Trust has revealed its identity — designed by Uncommon Creative Studio — in the run up to a year-long celebration as UK City of Culture in 2021. ” “A truly immersive and interactive celebration of Coventry” With Coventry scheduled to begin its reign as City of Culture in May 2021, those involved in the planning process are preparing for a year of celebrations unlike any that have gone before.

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Platinum and Gold Photography 2020 Winners Show a “Wild and Rugged” America

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Photography Winners Bruce DeBoer Gold Nick Hall Photography Annual 2020 Photography Annual 2021 Platinum

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New Graphis Design Annual 2021 Entries from Gottschalk + Ash (CH) and Brand Directors (KR)!

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Jaqueline John and Sascha Lötscher of Gottschalk+Ash Int’l from Switzerland have submitted their work “Exekias, Painted and Made Me” (above) to the Design Annual 2021. Design Latest Entries Advertising Annual 2019 Brand Directors Brand Identity Design Annual 2021 Gottschalk + Ash Int'l Jaqueline John Jinsoo Jeon New Entries Sascha Lotscher South Korea Switzerland

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Advertising Annual 2021: Arsonal and Fox Entertainment Create New TV Series Posters, and Launch Agency Promotes New Volvo!

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Advertising Design Latest Entries Poster ad agency Advertising Annual 2021 ARSONAL Fox Entertainment Launch Agency New EntriesMystery sets the tone for this entry from multi-Platinum winner, Arsonal. Their work, “Perry Mason” (above, left), is a poster for the HBO retelling of the old show from the ’60s. The poster sets up the grimy time period of the 1930s and Matthew Rhys, who plays the title character, looks up in a sea […].

See a Celebratory Poster from John Gravdahl and a Series on Plagiarism by Lisa Winstanley!

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United States designer, John Gravdahl submits his commemorative poster to the Graphis Design Annual 2021. Design Latest Entries Design Annual 2021 John Gravdahl Lisa Winstanley New Entries Poster Singapore USATitled, “Celebrate 40 Years CIIPE,” the design celebrates the 40th Anniversary of the Colorado International Invitational Poster Exhibition (CIIPE).

Poster: New Entry from Howard Schatz and Winning Work by EGGRA and Cold Open

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The latest entry for the Poster Annual 2021 competition comes from designer Howard Schatz from the U.S. Design Latest Entries Poster Winners Cold Open EGGRA Gold Winner Howard Schatz Macedonia New entry Poster Annual 2020 Poster Annual 2021 Silver Winner USAEntitled “Eddie Adams Workshop XXIX” (above), the image is of an American flag made up of multiple portraits of people who are involved in the Eddie Adams Workshop for photography. The collage of faces are hard to miss […].

Advertising 2021 Competition Open! Platinum Entry from Silver Cuellar and New Entry from Cesar Rivera

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The Graphis Advertising Annual 2021 Competition is underway! Advertising Design Latest Entries Winners Advertising Annual 2020 Advertising Annual 2021 Cesar Rivera New entry Platinum Platinum Winner Silver Cuellar USAEvery year we receive fantastic entries and award some of the best talents in advertising development. Last year, for the Advertising 2020 competition, art director Silver Cuellar won Platinum for his recruitment image, “Pride Banner” (above).

Graphic Design Festival Scotland relaunches as INTL with striking new logo and identity designs

Creative Boom

When the first edition of INTL takes place in 2021 ti will include a programme of conferences, workshops, socials and exhibitions as well as an international awards programme scheduled to open in Spring 2021 with the results announced at the first International Assembly in 2021