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2009 New York

WHEN:

Saturday, March 21, 2009

This event has passed.

WHERE:

Webster Hall
125 E. 11th Street
New York, NY 10003
212-353-1600
www.websterhall.com

JUDGES:

Bekah Sirrine

BEKAH SIRRINE
Associate Creative Director, Wieden+Kennedy

Bekah is currently an Associate Creative Director at W+K New York. Since joining the agency in 2003, she's produced campaigns for Jordan, Nike, ESPN, and School of Visual Arts, among others. Her work has been recognized by a lot of people, her parents especially. She loves navy blue and is an optimist (mostly).


Bill McMullen

BILL MCMULLEN
Artist

Bill McMullen is a designer, illustrator, and art director born and raised in San Diego, California, and based in New York City since 1996. He's designed packaging, DVDs and promo videos for various musical artists including the Beastie Boys, Method Man, DMX, Spank Rock, The Federation, and Bad Brains, and film companies Criterion Collection and Oscilloscope Pictures. McMullen’s designs have found their way on to clothing and shoes for clients such as Adidas, 2K, and Burton, and bands such as N.E.R.D. and Beastie Boys. Also focusing on his own artwork, McMullen creates and offers limited-run editions,and has released several vinyl toys with the companies Span of Sunset and Kid Robot. His first solo art show, Hype, Hustle, Rip-Off, opened February 21st, 2009 at the Constant Gallery in Los Angeles.


www.billmcmullen.com

Deanne Cheuk

DEANNE CHEUK
Illustrator, Art Director

DEANNE CHEUK is an artist and designer. She has been commissioned by such companies as American Express, Lane Crawford, Levi's, Nike, Converse, Swatch, Target, MTV, The Gap, The Guardian, T Magazine and The New York Times Magazine for her illustrative type, illustration and art direction.


www.deannecheuk.com

Jeff Staple

JEFF STAPLE
Founder, Staple Design

Judge. Jury. Executioner. (Just ask Dan Weise.)
www.stapledesign.com/jeffstaple www.stapledesign.com www.thereedspace.com


Tom Phillips

TOM PHILLIPS
Creative Director, Exposure

Tom Phillips works with words and pictures to create messages that persuade people to do things. Originally from a small town called Cullompton, he has lived and worked in London, Los Angeles and New York. Tom has worked for all the right people, won all the right awards and can be found in all the wrong places.


NEW YORK TEAM:

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JOHN FIORELLI
Founder

After eight years of working in tech marketing, filmmaking, community development, and public speaking, John finally realized what gets him excited is the creative exchange of ideas. Working on Cut&Paste just makes sense.




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CHRISTINE AHN
Communications Director

Chris likes to throw words
at the world and see what sticks,
in this form or that.




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JOY SIAN
Operations Manager

Joy loves having an online identity, offline she has been told she suffers from FOMO (fear of missing out.) You can find her rigging solar panels, networking instead of hitting the gym, eating 2 dinners a night, and enough energy left to dance 'til dawn.




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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/




THE 2D DESIGNS

Ray Sison

Alex Evans

Miguel Hernandez

Ryan Kennedy

Matthew Lucero

Kristian Mercado

Tunde Ogunnoiki

Graeme Richardson

Miguel Hernandez

Ryan Kennedy

Tunde Ogunnoiki

Graeme Richardson

People's Choice Prize


MIGUEL HERNANDEZ
Miguel Hernandez
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NEW YORK 2D DESIGN CONTESTANTS

RAY SISON

A visual designer for R/GA and a former Mcdonald's employee that holds the title of making the fastest Big Mac in the tri-state area in the east coast.


Ray Sison
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ALEX EVANS

A 22 year old graphic designer; fresh from the Ringling College of Art and Design and currently working as an art director at Wunderman. I enjoy rabbits, series, and figure drawing.


Alex Evans
myColor myIdea

MIGUEL HERNANDEZ

I'm a freelance designer/art director with a background in illustration. Predominantly working in the broadcast field with clients such as ABC, CBS, NYC native working on TV coupled with too much coffee make for some fast design, let's hope it's actually good! -Cheers


Miguel Hernandez
myColor myIdea

RYAN KENNEDY

After dropping out of high school, Ryan swiftly realized his ability to create what scientists have come call "white hot design fire." He vowed at a young age to drop shadows only when needed, steer clear of Comic Sans, and never, never make the logo bigger.


Ryan Kennedy
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MATTHEW LUCERO

Hailing from Albuquerque, New Mexico, Matthew Lucero relocated to Perris, California where his scraping passion for design was jubliant. Running to design school, he majored with potted plants to be a Coal Miner. On his way he met a doctor who told him he made good websites.
*Written via Madlibs


Matthew Lucero
myColor myIdea

KRISTIAN MERCADO

Kristian Mercado aka Argo106 is an NYC born and raised designer, currently living in Spanish Harlem. Kristian is inspired by the rich and diverse cultures around him. When designing Kristian strives for narratives to be told in his images, stories rooted in rich experience and unique aesthetics.


Argo106.com
myColor myIdea

TUNDE OGUNNOIKI

I'm some kid from the A[& Nigeria] who loves art and design.


Tunde Ogunnoiki
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GRAEME RICHARDSON

As a freelance graphic designer\ illustrator Graeme has created concepts for print ads, logos, and interactive media. Samples of his work can be found at bygriz.com


Graeme Richardson
myColor myIdea

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