The IDA Juries have finalized this year's annual Design Awards winners selections
LLOS ANGELES, Jun 16 2016 Los Angeles, Name Nikola Vucicevic Company Designer and Gentleman of United States was awarded: First Prize in Print Competition for the Passionate About Tennis Project.
IDA honorary juries examined over 1000 entries submitted by architects and designers of interiors, fashion, products, and graphics from 52 countries throughout the world. After final decisions had been made, the jury rewarded the best professional and emerging designers for their achievements in terms of design, creativity, usability and innovation. Judging was a rigorous process, with winners receiving publication of their work in the International Design Awards Book of Designs. The coveted IDA Trophy will be awarded to all Designer of the Year title winners at the official biennial International Design Awards Ceremony in Los Angeles.
This annual competition recognizes, honors and promotes legendary design visionaries and uncovers emerging talents in Architecture, Interior, Product, Graphic and Fashion Design on global level.
The members of the jury included Alice Blackwood Editor, Design Quarterly, Kahi Lee - Host, HGTV's "Design on a Dime", Style Network's "My Celebrity Home", Melissa Sterry - Interdisciplinary Design Scientist, Founder, Societas,Josh Rubin - Editor-in-Chief, Founder, and Publisher, Cool Hunting, Martin Venzky - Stalling, Senior Advisor, CMU STeP, Jeffrey Nemeroff- Co-Founder, Creative Director, Entra Magazine, Jordan Landes-Brenman CEO, Haute House PR & Marketing, Raj Nandan - Managing Director, Indesign Group, William Menking - Founder, Editor-in-Chief, The Architects' Newspaper, Nicole Lloyd - Senior Art Buyer, Deutsch, Inc., Rebecca Epstein Kong - Co-founder, Artware Editions, Aaron Kenedi - Editor-in-Chief, Print, Geraldine Grisey - Editor, Punky B Fashion Diary.
The Nikola Vucicevic of United States, was awarded: Second Prize prize in Design for Society competition for the Heart Plate project
Serbian Tennis Bridge (STB) is founded in 2014, connects junior and professional tennis players in Japan with the top competitive world of European tennis. With bases in Tokyo, Japan and Belgrade, Serbia, the founders of Serbian Tennis Bridge (STB) wanted to share their experience by organizing an academy in Belgrade where kids from Japan can study and train. They gave us a task to build brand awareness. Logo, slogan, stationary, web site and advertisements print were made. APPROACH Our approach was to create smart brand platform that will eventually communicate through different medias and channels. We wanted to create something, fresh, smart, fun, catchy and recognizable. RESULTS There for we created the print ad: Passionate About Tennis! Which help this Tennis Academy to build the awareness. Since people do respond to the humor we follow that path. The result was to make a bond and trust with the future candidates.
Nikola Vucicevic is Belgrade (Serbia) born, Chicago based graphic and product designer. In his 15 years long career he has established as leading designers in his generation in Serbia. When he came in Us in 2013 he received special recognitions and get working visa for extraordinary abilities. The numerous awards in different design disciplines ranked him in #24 place top designers in US according to World Designer Rankings and oAccording to Graphis NY Nikola is in top 100 designers of the world for 2014 and 2015. He promote himself as Designer and Gentleman and he is a leader of team made of international experts. He likes to say "We Choose To Be Great Instead Of Big. He is the creator of Heart Plate, and he works on various self promo projects and products. He is married and live with his wife Jelena in Chicago.
A handful of designers, thinkers and entrepreneurs created the International Design Awards in 2007 as a response to the lack of recognition and celebration for smart and sustainable multidisciplinary design. The International Design Awards (IDA) exists to recognize, celebrate and promote legendary design visionaries and to uncover emerging talent in Architecture, Interior, Product, Graphic, and Fashion Design. IDA aspires to draw attention to the iconoclasm of design world wide, conceptualizing and producing great work.
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