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Winners of the 5th Annual International Typography Poster as Asma-ul Husna, Tehran 2009
Please see the official web site or the Call for entries for more details.

On August 22, 2009, the jury (Rene Wanner / Switzerland, Wissam Shawkat / Dubai,UAE, Ghobad Shiva / Iran, Majid Majidi / Iran & Sedaghat Jabari / Iran) awarded the following prizes from 1339 entries received, from which the preselection jury (Ghobad Shiva, Ali Mirfatah, Koorosh Parsanejad & Sedaghat Jabari had chosen 40 posters for the competition section) :

  • Grand Prix
    Ali Javaher / Iran

  • 1. Prize
    Sabina Oberholzer & Renato Tagli / Switzerland

  • 2. Prize
    Ali Seylan / Turkey

  • 3. Prize
    Omid Nemalhabib / Iran

  • Honorable Mention
    Aditya Mandayam / USA
    Elnaz Bagheri / Iran
    Bahram Hamidi / Iran
    Fateme Eslami Ketabchi / Iran
    Shahin Afshari / Iran

Here are some of the winning posters:

Ali Javaher

Sabina Oberholzer and Renato Tagli

Ali Seylan

Omid Nemalhabib

Aditya Mandayam

Elnaz Bagheri

Bahram Hamidi

Fateme Eslami Ketabchi

Shahin Afshari

and some pictures from the opening ceremony at the Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art:

Ali Javaher, winner of the Grand Prix

Gholam-Ali Haddad-Adel, Chairman of the Majlis Cultural Commission

Rene Wanner, jury member

Jalil Rasouli, famous calligrapher, receives an honorary diploma for his painting exhibition accompanying the poster event, from Gholam-Ali Haddad-Adel, Mohammad-Hossein Imani-Khoshkhu, Deputy Culture Minister for Artistic Affairs, and Mahmud Shaluii, director of the Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art (left to right).

Rene Wanner, Ali Vazirian, founder of the International Typography Poster Annual, and Olivier Fink from the Swiss Embassy whith the prize for Sabina Oberholzer and Renato Tagli

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