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Winners of the 17. International Poster Biennial Lahti (FI) 2009
Received 2009.06.12 from Ville-Matti Rautjoki, Curator Lahden Taidemuseo ja Julistemuseo / Lahti Art Museum and Poster Museum.
Please see the original web site or the Call for entries for more information.

On June 13, 2009, the jury ( Michal Batory, France; Timo Berry, Finland; Vladimir Chaika, Russia; Bruno Monguzzi, Switzerland; David Tartakover, Israel ) awarded the following prizes from almost 2600 entries received, from which the preselection jury ( Pekka Loiri, Tapani Aartomaa, Timo Berry, Esa Ojala, Kari Piippo) had chosen 252:

  • Grand Prix (3500 Euro, donated by Ministry of Education)
    Svetlana Faldina / Anastasia Faldina / Alexandra Faldina / Alexander Faldin (Russia): Gastarbeiters, Thank You!

  • Grafia Prix (3000 Euro, donated by Grafia ry)
    Alain Le Quernec (France): Ego

  • 2nd Prize (1700 Euro, donated by the Regional Council of Päijät-Häme)
    Mohammad Jamshidi (Iran): The Human Meditation Tired Volume

  • Environmental Posters, Lauri Tarasti Prize (3000 Euro, divided between two posters)
    Uwe Loesch (Germany): Requiem

  • Best young designer
    Haruka Sugita (Japan): Ozone Layer Depletion

  • Certificate of Honour
    Cedomir Kostovic (United States): A-I-D-S Hidden Danger
    Michal Miksa (Poland): Ornette Coleman / Jazz Jamboree '08

Here are some of the winning posters:

Svetlana Faldina / Anastasia Faldina / Alexandra Faldina / Alexander Faldin

Cedomir Kostovic

Alain Le Quernec

Mohammad Jamshidi

Uwe Loesch

Michal Miksa

Haruka Sugita

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