AIGA KC 15th Annual Design Competition: CALL FOR ENTRIES

AIGA Kansas City presents our 15th Annual Design Competition CALL FOR ENTRIES.

In this, the 30th year of our chapter, we invite you to participate and take pride in the excellence that is Kansas City design. A15 is the chance to contribute your best work. Winners will be showcased in our annual printed catalogue, along with your work honored at the A15 Design Awards Gala & Exhibition this fall. Don’t miss out!

General Submission: May 8-31

Extended Submission: June 1-15

Extended Legacy Submission: August 1


Professional Categories include:
Announcements + Cards
Branding + Identity
Corporate Communications
Design for Good
Editorial Design
Environmental Design + Signage
Illustration
Lettering
Typeface Design
Interactive + VR/AR
Information Graphics
Mobile Games + Applications
Motion Graphics + Video
Online Campaigns, Ads, Promotions
Microsite
Website Design
Package Design
Personal + Non-Commercial
Public Art
Photography
Traditional Promotional + Advertising
Public Service + Pro Bono
Social Media
Sustainable Design

Student Categories include
Digital
Print

Legacy
Announcements + Cards
Branding + Identity
Corporate Communications
Design for Good
Editorial Design
Environmental Design + Signage
Illustration
Lettering
Typeface Design
Interactive + VR/AR
Information Graphics
Mobile Games + Applications
Motion Graphics + Video
Online Campaigns, Ads, Promotions
Microsite
Website Design
Package Design
Personal + Non-Commercial
Public Art
Photography
Traditional Promotional + Advertising
Public Service + Pro Bono
Social Media
Sustainable Design


 

AIGA Kansas City is turning 30 this year. For our 30th anniversary, we are creating a curated Legacy category celebrating Kansas City’s most iconic design created between 1989-2017. The exhibit will become the cornerstone for design here. KC. a permanent digital archive that will preserve KC design and make it searchable and shareable for future generations.

Thursday, August 1 is the final deadline to identify projects for the AIGA Legacy Exhibition and permanent archive, designed here. KC. Don’t worry about final files or your presentation, as you’ll have until mid-September to prepare for the exhibit and archive. All you need to do by Thursday is click on the link below, identify projects/campaigns/clients. Take a few quick low res digital snapshots to identify work and send $30 for each entry. You can upload images and combine files for each submission. Questions? ann@willoughbydesign.com


 

designed here. KC. is a national AIGA archiving and preservation initiative to engage regional designers, companies, and institutions to craft a living story of Kansas City’s regional contribution to our national design legacy. AIGA KC and Ann Willoughby, founder and principal emeritus of Willoughby Design, are coordinating this effort with Kelly Ludwig, president emeritus AIGA.

 


Entries are 100% digital uploads. No need to drop off submissions for judging.
Register to enter & view full entry guidelines and fees.
Click the Login button on the page first to sign into your AIGA account.
By Liz Braverman
Published May 9, 2019