SPD Medal Finalists
The Society of Publication Designers has announced finalists for its 47th annual awards, and Joe Zeff Design is honored to be among those under consideration for five Gold and Silver medals in four categories. This year's contest attracted three times as many digital entries as the previous year, according to the organization. The winners will be announced at the SPD Gala on Friday, May 11 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. The finalists, from the SPD press release:
TABLET APP OF THE YEAR (not associated with a print brand) • Above & Beyond: George Steinmetz, Joe Zeff, Creative Director; April 2011 • The Final Hours of Portal 2, Joe Zeff, Creative Director; April 22, 2011 • Flipboard for iPad, Mike McCue, Evan Doll, Creative Directors; July 21, 2011 • Katachi, Ken Olling, Creative Director; November 2011, “Heroine”
USE OF PHOTOGRAPHY • Above & Beyond: George Steinmetz, Joe Zeff, Creative Director, George Steinmetz, Photographer, Ed Gabel, Illustrator; April 2011 • POWER Platon, Scott Dadich, Creative Director, Platon, Photographer, Yarek Wazul, Illustrator; 2011 • GQ, Fred Woodward, Design Director, Dora Somosi, Director of Photography, Benjamin Lowy, Photographer; June 2011, “Libya” • TIME, Kira Pollack, Director, Radhika Jones, Editorial Director; 2011, “Time Lightbox”
TABLET APP, ORIGINAL COVER • Katachi, Ken Olling, Creative Director; November 2011, “Heroine” • la vita nòva, Laura Cattaneo, Creative Director; December 2011, “Drawings To Read” • Martha Stewart Living, Eric Pike, Creative Director; July 2011, “Show Your Colors” • TIME, Joe Zeff Design, Creative Directors; September 19, 2011, “Beyond 9/11” • WIRED, Brandon Kavulla, Creative Director; July 2011, “The Mental Machine”
TABLET APP, ENTIRE ISSUE • Fast Company, Florian Bachleda, Creative Director; June 2011, “The 100 Most Creative People in Business” • GQ, Fred Woodward, Design Director; 2011, “GQ Style Manual” • SPIN, Devin Pedzwater, Creative Director; March 2011, “SPIN Play” • SPIN, Devin Pedzwater, Creative Director; August 2011, “SPIN Play” • TIME, Joe Zeff Design, Creative Directors; September 19, 2011, “Beyond 9/11”
See the entire press release here.