AdPrint 2012: 575 entries in competition


59 advertising agencies in 20 countries are competing this year at the 2 competition within AdPrint festival: Advertising and Design Angels. The agencies entered in contest a total of 575 works.

The winners will be announced during AdPrint party, to take place on June 13th, at Energiea club in Bucharest; the winners will also be available on festival’s website.

The Gala&Party scheduled for June 13th is organized by The Institute, in partnership with Grolsch.

After the announcement of the winners and of the best works of the year that passed, the participants will assist to a Les Elephants Bizarres concert. Afterwards, they can participate to a workshop of printing techniques and book binding to be held by Razvan Supuran. In the event location will also be organized an exhibition of Old Romanian Commercials.

The winning works will be included in an exhibition hosted by MNAR (Romanian National Art Museum in Bucharest), between July 1st-30th, and in the next edition of Lürzer’s Archive.

Starting this edition, the organizers introduced the Design Angels competition, awarding works in sections such as: Branding Schemes-Corporate Identity, Logos, Packaging, POP & In Stores, Collaterals (Direct Mail, Others), Publishing Design & Movie Poster (Magazine Cover, Inserts & Wraps for Press, Book Cover, Movie Poster), Design Crafts Competition (Photography, Illustration, Typography), but also Design Best Individuals Competition (Best Photographer, Best Illustrator, Best Typographer).

Agencies and freelancers that entered in this year’s competition are: 1861united, 2yolk / Bitsaxaki Co, ABBOTT MEAD VICKERS BBDO, AdVenture Advertising, AIDA Pioneer, AMPRO DESIGN CONSULTANTS, Bcube, Bold Ogilvy & Mather, Branding studio “StudioIN”, CB’a Design France, Cocoon Bucharest, Communication Agency, CREATUM, Dan Mateescu Design Studio, DDB Bucharest, Demner, Merlicek & Bergmann Austria, Friends Advertising, Gelu Florea, Graffiti BBDO Bucharest, HBO Romania, Headvertising, JANDL Bratislava, Jung von Matt / Limmat, JWT / FABRIKANT, JWT Rome, Leo Burnett Co., Leo Burnett Iberia, Lorenzo Marini Group, Lowe and Partners Romania, McCann-Erickson Milan, Media DoR, ,Mercury360, Michurin, MUW Saatchi&Saatchi, NEXT Advertising, Noper, Ogilvy Group Ukraine, Ogilvy&Mather Romania, Piko, Promocija Oglasavanje Publicitet, Propaganda, Publicis Bucharest, Publicis Conseil, Publicis Macedonia, Raineri Design, Red Lion, Revista Arte si Meserii, s&team, Saatchi & Saatchi Czech Republic, SCHNEIDERS Kommunikation für Lebensart, Stichting Tamago, Taylor James, Tempo Advertising, The Brand Union, the secret service, Three Bucharest, Vagabond Advertising, X3 Studios, Zeppelin Magazine.

Design Angels jury president is Pum Lefebure – Co-Founder and Creative Director Design Army (Washington DC), while Advertising Angels Jury president is Al Moseley – Executive Creative Director 180 Amsterdam.