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Winners of the Taiwan International Graphic Design Award 2009
See also the Call for entries and the official web site for more details.


The 2009" Taiwan International Poster and CI Design Award" was sponsored by the Department of Commerce, MOEA, endorsed by ICOGRADA and JAGDA. More than 1,750 design works were submitted from 41 different countries and regions. On the 26th of September, 2009, 10 well-known local and international judges worked together to find out the top works. The judging panel consists of both foreign guests and local talents. Foreign guests include Markus Busges from Germany, Martin Woodtli for Switzerland, Freeman Lau from Hong Kong, Connie Birdsall from the United States, Taku Satoh from Japan, Carlo Giannasca from Australia. Director of Arts of Y&P Design , Wenping Hsiao, Director of Operating Committee in BBDO Taiwan Advertising Co., Teddy Ho, Art Director of Lemon Yellow Design Company, Tsung-Hung Su and Art Director of Feng Geh Image Design, Jeff Liao.

The competition is divided into the Taiwan International Poster Design Award and the Taiwan International CI Design Award. A total of 232 works were selected (27 award winners and 205 specially selected entries). The awards cover 4 categories and 3 sections which include the Grand Prize, the ICOGRADA Excellence Award, the JAGDA Excellence Award, special theme (focusing on the harmonious relationship between human and nature),free style (focusing on commercial and campaign use), CI and dynamic identity. A judge’s special award and a Taiwan International CI Design-New Talent Award are granted in addition to the Gold, Silver and Bronze awards. The award winners and specially selected entries are listed as follows:


Grand Prize
Stefan Sagmeister, for Levi’s ButtonFly

Icograda Excellence Award
Leonardo Sonnoli, for Napoli Teatro Festival

JAGDA Excellence Award
Hong Junye, for 19th Macao Arts Festival

Poster Award, Type A
Gold medal: Wen Jin-Heng, for Consequenc
Silver medal: Fei Guojing, for Stop Global Warming
Bronze medal: Shin Matsunaga, for G8 Hokkaido Toyako Summit

Poster Award, Type B
Gold medal: Park Kum Jun, for 601Artbook Project 2008
Silver medal: Klaus Hesse, Hesse Design, for Paper
Bronze medal: Harmen Liemburg, for Dutch Flood

Judges Special Award
from Freeman Lau: Chen Zhengda & Carla Talopp, for Sur le fil
from Su Tsung-Hung: Ralph Schraivogel, for Evil Live
from Taddy Ho: Yu Ming-Lung, for 97 year literary and artistic creation prize
from Martin Woodtli: Klaus Hesse & Hesse Design, for Folding Boxes
from Markus Buesges: Carolina Rojas, for I'm fifteen

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