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2009 San Francisco

WHEN:

Saturday, February 28, 2009

This event has passed.

WHERE:

The Galleria
101 Henry Adams St.
San Francisco, CA 94103
www.sfvenues.com/galleria/directions.html

JUDGES:

Eric Heiman

ERIC HEIMAN
Principal and co-founder, Volume Inc.

Eric Heiman is principal and co-founder (with Adam Brodsley) of the multidisciplinary design agency, Volume Inc. Also, Eric’s writing on design has been featured in Eye, Emigre, and the AIGA’s online journal, Voice. Eric is also a Professor of Design at the California College of the Arts, and has been occasionally sighted spinning old school hip hop at parties and music venues around the Bay Area.


Volumesf.com

Jason Schulte

JASON SCHULTE
Creative Director, Office

Jason is the principal and creative director of Office. Schulte’s work has been recognized by nearly every major graphic design competition and publication. In 2007, Fast Company magazine featured him as one of the “fourteen talents who are driving design forward.” He was also named one of the top 20 visual artists under the age of 30 by Print magazine.


Karin Onsager-Birch

KARIN ONSAGER-BIRCH
Associate Creative Director, GSP

Karin is an Art Director / Associate Creative Director at Goodby Silverstein and Partners in SF. During her time there she has worked on numerous accounts such as Nike, Ebay, HP, Adobe, to Hyundai. Awards include Cannes Lion, The One Show, Kelley Finalist among others. She has taught Advertising Concepts at SF Academy of Art and Design and lectured at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena.


Stephen Goldblatt

STEPHEN GOLDBLATT
Partner, Exec Creative Director- Evolution Bureau

With 14+ years of experience from Goodby, Silverstein & Partners, BBDO, DDB and Butler, Shine & Stern, Stephen is the recently appointed Executive Creative Director at EVB. His work has been recognized globally by Cannes, D&AD to The One Show, as well as receiving the AdWeek Campaigns of the Year awards for his work on HP's "The Computer is Personal Again" campaign.


Evb.com

Wyatt Mitchell

WYATT MITCHELL
Design Director, Wired

Wyatt Mitchell joined the Wired editorial Art Department in 2007, bringing a broad range of magazine experience. Previously, Wyatt has held titles at O, The Oprah Magazine, VIBE, Esquire, Details and TV Guide. He has received over 40 national design and editorial awards from groups such as the Society of Publication Designers, Print Magazine and Communication Arts.


SAN FRANCISCO TEAM:

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LISA MISHIMA
Graphic Designer

Lisa is a graphic designer specializing in motion graphics. She loves typography and storytelling. One day she hopes to run a design studio upstairs and a cozy restaurant downstairs.




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MATTHEW GALE




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WYETH KOPPENHAVER
Art Director, Silverstein & Partners



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YVONNE MOUSER
designer, visual artist, and furniture maker

Yvonne grew up hanging from the oak trees of a Texas ranch. After a few years of creating sculpture, she moved to San Francisco for a degree in furniture design. She enjoys sweet tea, climbing trees, kitchen implements, decaying objects and is happiest when she's making.




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STEFANIE LIANG
Regional Director - North America

Stefanie Liang can't stop, won't stop. She is the art director at Curve magazine, creative director at Hyphen, and a freelance graphic designer. She is also a part time massage therapist and a performer for the Alphabet Rockers, an educational hip hop group for kids. Her favorite shape is the circle.




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E2K
Event Producers

From the stadium to the symposium, from a cast of thousands to a single inspirational speaker, e2k applies creativity, state-of-the-art production systems, and technical expertise to every project. We strive to transform events into experiences, shows into magical moments, and clients into partners.

 

http://www.e2k.com/




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SAN FRANCISCO

THE 2D DESIGNS

Emily Glaubinger

Michelle Stevens

Tavish

Allison Torneros

Panos Vassiliadis

Deny Khoung

Simone Magurno

Sam Sellers

Sam Sellers

Deny Khoung

Allison Torneros

Tavish

People's Choice Prize


ALLISON TORNEROS
myColor myIdea
Allison Torneros

SAN FRANCISCO 2D DESIGN CONTESTANTS

EMILY GLAUBINGER

Emily Glaubinger is a nostalgic east coast ex-pat, obsessive draw-er, collector. scrabbler, crafter, abbreviator, laugher, traveler. She enjoys riding her moped, smothering her cats, and enjoys lamp light, sun light and flash light. She is trying to use the colors brown, yellow and rust as much as possible. Then make a book about it.


Emily Glaubinger
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ALLISON TORNEROS

Pusher of both pixels and paint, UCLA grad, serial entrepreneur, dance machine, and no stranger to high-pressure design competitions: I was a contestant in MTV's Engine Room, representing on Team North America. I balance my time between painting surfaces and running two businesses, CircleDot Creative and Kōan Clothing. An expert at potatoes, new age spirituality, and all things Michael Jackson.

allisontorneros.com | circledotcreative.com | koanclothing.com


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Allison Torneros

SAM SELLERS

Sam earns his livelihood as a graphic designer, finds a creative outlet in his sketchbook, dreams of illustrating children's books, dicks around with his camera on sunny days (or overcast ones), loves the smell of a freshly-printed magazine, flosses daily.


Sam Sellers
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DENY KHOUNG

Deny Khoung is currently a designer at Larsen Design. At night, and most weekends, he runs his fashion venture, New Leaf Clothing. He holds a BFA in Design and Photography from San Jose State University. Deny is passionate about people and their potentials. His heart lies in the classroom where he can inspire future generations in art and in life.


Deny Khoung
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TAVISH

Tavish is a Canadian artist and art director who has worked for the last ten years across online, print and broadcast. His paintings have been featured in publications worldwide, including Taschen's Illustration Now. By day he is an Art Director with San Francisco agency Goodby, Silverstein & Partners. He has an irrational love of pigeons.


Tavish
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MICHELLE STEVENS

Her design is fully inspired by colours, music, and texture. Using the deconstruction method to re-construct and construct over again. Michelle Stevens is a graphic designer. She currently is a visiting professor at Florida Atlantic University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.


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Michelle Stevens

PANOS VASSILIADIS

Born: Athens, Greece
Resides: San Francisco Bay Area
Height: 6'0 Weight: 250lbs.
Weapon of choice: Mouse
Designing Since: 1998
Background: Graffiti, Illustration, Design
Strengths: Vector Art, Composition, Typography, Speed
Industries: Advertising, Apparel, Publishing
Employer: Publicis Modem Advertising Agency (SF)
Weaknesses: Krispy Kreme
URL: www.pixelicious.com


Panos Vassiliadis
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SIMONE MAGURNO

Simone Magurno is a self-taught graphic designer born in Genova, Italy and he's now residing and working in San Francisco. His works have been featured in the most well-known design magazines internationally.


Simone Magurno
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