Poster Design 2020 Awards

Award Announcement

UDA Annual Int’l Design Competition 2020



All participants can submit their best Commercial Posters for the client, Experimental Posters for the exploration, and Environmental Awareness Posters for the earth.

Posters communicate its message and show its narrative story and defined as a painting or an illustration art in the 19th and 20th centuries that it remains in our culture as a historical artifact. In the UDA’s prestigious annual design competition, all participants will show their best posters, and UDA will preserve their posters as the historical artifacts.


Winners: Designers

COMMERCIAL POSTERS

AwardProjectDesignerJob TitleCompanyClientCountry
GrandAbout peoplePatrycja LongawaGraphic DesignerContemporary Art Gallery in PrzemyślPoland
GoldSemana de la InvestigacionLuis Antonio Rivera RodriguezCreative DirectorMonokromaticEscuela Superior de Ciencias y Humanidades PueblaMexico
SilverExplore EMU Art & DesignAndrew ManiotesProfessorEastern Michigan School of Art & DesignEastern Michigan School of Art & DesignUSA
SilverAround Jozef ElsnerPatrycja LongawaGraphic DesignerStowarzyszenie im. ludwiga van beethovenaPoland
BronzeBook PromoAlbert Young ChoiCreative DirectorYoungGammBook LabKorea
Bronze2019/2020 Visiting Artist & Scholar Lecture SeriesKelly Salchow MacArthurMichigan State UniversityMSU Department of Art, Art History, and DesignUSA

ENVIRONMENTAL POSTERS

AwardProjectDesignerJob TitleCompanyCountry
GrandWater is LifePatrycja LongawaGraphic designerPoland
GoldOur RegretAlbert Young ChoiCreative DirectorYoungGammKorea
GoldHazardous EnvironmentMichael BairaktarisCreative DirectorFreelancerGreece
Silverbike vs carAgnieszka Dajczaklecturerself workPoland
SilverI am Immortal; I’m ImmoralKeith KitzDesigner/Creative DirectorKeith Kitz DesignUSA
BronzeIn Case ofMichael BairaktarisCreative DirectorFreelancerGreece
BronzeBiofiliaNaandeyé GarcíaCreative DirectorNaandeyeahMexico
BronzeDesertification of a TreeWesam Mazhar HaddadCreative DirectorWesam Mazhar HaddadUSA

EXPERIMENTAL POSTERS

AwardProjectDesignerJob TitleCompanyCountry
GrandHeritage Hope HarmonyKeith KitzDesigner/Creative DirectorKeith Kitz DesignUSA
GoldSocial SharksIvan KashlakovWeb DesignereDesign InteractiveBulgaria
GoldHyperbolic WorldKelly Salchow MacArthurElevate DesignUSA
SilverWard No. 6Keith KitzDesigner/Creative DirectorKeith Kitz DesignUSA
SilverSympathy and helpPatrycja LongawaGraphic designerPoland
BronzeFacts MatterChris CornealAssociate ProfessorMichigan State UniversityUSA
BronzeHope SoonDannell MacIlwraithCreative DirectorDannell Designs, LLCUSA
BronzeSAA-2020 Recruitment PosterPing XuAssociate Professor of Graphic DesignUSA

Winners: Students
AwardProjectStudentInstructorSchoolCountry
GrandAIGA Competition PosterAlexis FloresPing XuThe University of Texas Rio Grande ValleyUSA
GoldNa corrente do Rio Neiva (In Neiva’s River stream)Sara FernandesJorge Brandão PereiraSchool of Design – Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and AvePortugal
GoldSomos o que comemos (We are what we eat)Vitória RodriguesJorge Brandão PereiraSchool of Design – Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and AvePortugal
SilverIn a gentle way, you can shake the world!Andreas PanayiAngelos PanayidesCyprus University of TechnologyCyprus
SilverGuarda-riosJoana CardosoJorge Brandão PereiraSchool of Design – Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and AvePortugal
Silver“Figures of Speech”Jordan BrooksKelly Salchow MacArthurMichigan State UniversityUSA
BronzeLontra (Otter)Bárbara CoelhoJorge Brandão PereiraSchool of Design – Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and AvePortugal
BronzeLife of Perpetual AnxietyKarley AdrionSeiji IkedaUniveristy of Texas at ArlingtonUSA
BronzePloggingLiliana FreitasJorge Brandão PereiraSchool of Design – Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and AvePortugal
BronzeImaginationLuis TavaresJorge Brandão PereiraSchool of Design – Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and AvePortugal
BronzeMy visualsPedro RodriguesJorge Brandão PereiraSchool of Design – Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and AvePortugal
BronzeSelf promotionSofia CamposJorge Brandão PereiraSchool of Design – Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and AvePortugal
BronzeWear a MaskXuan ZhangBen DolezalUniversity of Texas at ArlingtonUSA


Copyright: All matters regarding the copyright of the Entry will be the responsibility of the entrant. All designs will become the Collection of United Designs Alliance. The United Designs Alliance reserves the right to use all information provided by the entrants, as well as the right to publish, exhibit or reproduce all designs entered for the competition