It is the fifth edition of Asia-Pacific Design, bilingual version (Chinese/English). It collects the most excellent works throughout Asia-Pacific Region, including Base, United (USA), Frost, Cornwell (Australia), Dossiercreative (Canada), Shinnoske Sugisak (Japan), Kum-jun Park (Korea), Designworks (New Zealand), 3nity (Malaysia), Asylum (Singapore), 4design (India), Danny Goldbery Design (Israel), Ductstore the design guru. Co., Ltd.( Thailand ), Hattomonkey ( Russia ), and so on. It covers VI, poster, package design, Ad & print, book design and layout, logo design and graphics.
Preferred by design agencies and professionals, it has been a top representative of graphic design in Asia-Pacific region since its first release. APD had become a collection of libraries of worldwide colleges and universities, especially in Asia-Pacific region.
CONSULTANT(no specific order in names):
Mr. KIM Hyun-tae is the 13th president and CEO of Korea Institute of Design Promotion, the oldest and most prestigious design organization, and the sole public design entity established and operated in Korea. The organization aims at promoting the design industry of Korea. Mr. KIM Hyun-tae stands in the vanguard of putting KIDP in line with the changes of the era.
Being an expert of modern design history, Wang Shouzhi is one of the founders of China modern design education. Now, he is a tenured professor of Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, L.A.. Besides, he is the subdecanal of Cheung Kong School of Art and Design of Shantou University. Meanwhile, he shoulders the design history courses in some famous American design colleges, such as California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, Southern California Institute of Architecture, and University of Southern California.
Lawrence Chong is the President of Designers Association Singapore, the nation’s only multi-disciplinary association founded in 1985. He is also the Chief Executive Officer of Consulus, a regional strategic brand consultancy with both business management and design consultancy. The company operates in Singapore, Malaysia, Brunei, Vietnam, Philippines, China, India and USA. His comments and thoughts on design and branding have been featured in regional papers such as the Business Times Singapore, Marketing magazine, Saigon Times and on radio 938. Lawrence is a regular speaker and has presented to 3000 persons in countries such as the US, India, Malaysia, China, Indonesia, Philippines, Vietnam, Japan and Singapore.
Andy is a creative partner of the international award winning design firm united*, established with his two partners, Lawrence Haggerty and Perry Seelert. Andy’s career has involved working for some of the world’s most prestigious design companies in both the United States and United Kingdom.
His experience is global, having developed brand programs across North America, Europe, Asia and South America.
Throughout his career, he has established an impressive list of awards for the creative work he has developed for clients such as the house of Seagram, Callard & Bowser, BASF and A&P supermarkets.
One of Australasia’s leading creative directors, Sven leads our Wellington team.
His role as Creative Director is to ensure clients’ business strategies are translated into effective brand strategies and compelling design executions.
Sven has worked with major organisations–public and private– both in New Zealand and across the Tasman and has picked up two prestigious New York Art Director Awards for Typography and Corporate Identity, and two New Zealand Best Awards Stringers (among others).
Clients Sven has worked for include Telecom, Auckland International Airport, AMI, TheNewDowse, New Zealand Post, Kiwibank, Guardian Health Care, Right House and Westpac, amongst others.
EDITORIAL COMMITTEE (no specific order in names):
Eric Chan is a veteran graphic designer and branding identity consultant. After graduating from The Hong Kong Polytechnic and The First Institute of Art & Design in 1981, he started his career at Hill & Knowlton (Asia) Ltd/Grapho, Leo Burnett and Bates Hong Kong.
Eric is the winner of numerous international awards and has received more than 250 international and Hong Kong awards for the past years, including British D&AD, New York ONE Show Design Gold Award, Japan Applied Typography Best of the Best, Tokyo Type Directors Club, HKDA Awards Gold Award.
Eric is a committee member (2002-2008) and Vice Chairman (2008-2010) of the Hong Kong Designers Association who actively participates and contributes to Hong Kong's design industry.
Chan Wing Kei, Leslie
Born in Hong Kong, he has made his career in Taiwan, established his own studio in 1991 and has been actively involved in the graphic design field. Chan has received more than 400 Taiwan and international design awards including the Major of the City of Brno Award at the 20th International Biennale of Graphic Design Brno (Czech), Grand Prize at the 5th Seoul Triennial Exhibition of Asia Graphic Poster (Korea), Best of the Best Award at Reddot Design Award (Germany), Grand Award and Gold Award at the 7th Associacao de Designers de Macau Competition, Macau and The Outstanding Greater China Design Award. He also has design works selected in Warsaw, Chaumont, Lathi, Helsinki, Moscow, Mexico, Toyama, Colorado, Chicago and Tehran.
Founder & Creative Director of Sense Team.Sense Team focuses on the integration of graphics, contemporary art, architecture and spatial design, cities, society and other media in different fields. The team curated some important exhibitions, like “Seeds of the Cities-HSA 25th Anniversary Exhibition”, “X Exhibition-07Graphic Design in China The International Judges Nomination Exhibition”, “LOOK AT ME Young Designer Exhibition” and “Social Energy-Contemporary Communication Design from the Netherlands (Shenzhen) ”, etc..
Richard B. Doubleday
Richard B. Doubleday is an Assistant Professor at the College of Fine Arts, Boston University and teaches in their London Liberal Arts Program. Richard has exhibited his poster designs at many international events and competitions, including the International Poster Triennial in Toyama, Japan, and solo exhibitions at the Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico City, Rafael Landivar University, Guatemala, and Suzhou Art & Design Technology Institute, China. Richard recently led a cultural concept book workshop at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Kowloon, Hong Kong.
Richard is a contributing author for Phaidon Archive of Graphic Design (Phaidon, London 2010), and Typo-Graphics: Hideki Nakajima (Seibundo Shinkosha, Tokyo 2008). His work has been published in several publications, including Design & Packaging China, and The Sourcebook of Contemporary Graphic Design (HarperCollins, New York 2009). Richard was a guest juror at the Tokyo Type Directors Club Annual Awards and a contributing writer for the Tokyo TDC Vol. 20: The Best in International Typography & Design (Transart, Tokyo 2009). He is a member of the Society of Printers in Boston, Massachusetts, United States.
Jiang Jian, born in 1975. Graduated in graphic design from BICT (Beijing) in 1998. In 2002, he came to Australia for his Master course in Visual Communication. During his studies in Sydney, he founded the experimental collective JOYN: VISCOM. His work has been featured in many art and design festivals/exhibitions such as Sydney Esquiess (Australia), Semi-Permanent (Australia), Beijing Case/ZKM (Germany), Colophon2007 (Luxembourg), China Desin Now (UK) etc. Press work for magazines includes Neomu (US), Digit (UK), CITY Magazine (Hong Kong) and Modern Weekly (China). He's also running an independent design publication - PLUGZINE - as both chief-editor and art director. Between 2005 and 2006, he co-curated the travelling exhibitions such as ‘Getitlouder’, ‘nikeFREE’ and ‘eyes on’ in mainland China. In 2007, he organized and curated art events - “Cotton in Art” and “Force of Love” at Beijing 798 Factory. He's now living in Beijing and devoting himself to exploring all facets of contemporary visual communication as well as promoting young Chinese creative people through exhibitions, publications and all other related activities.
Nereida Tarazona Belenguer
Nereida Tarazona Belenguer was born in Spain and she is living in China now. During her Industrial Design studies she starts her professional career with the First Award for OKUPA, with a cardboard furniture design, exposed in NUDE 2002 (International Furniture Fair in Valencia). With only 23 years old she established her own studio, Modos Disseny Gràfic S.L., in Valencia, with two more designers as partners. In 2007, Modos Disseny is awarded as “Best Entrepreneur Design Company” and Nereida starts her Chinese adventure in Guangzhou. Since those days, she has worked for companies like Balenciaga China and institutions like the Spanish Chamber of Commerce, South China. These last 3 years she has been member of the jury of diverse artistic contests in her home-town, Picassent, and she is still the designer and organizer of the Cinema Festival Inquiet, that this year is celebrating its 5th edition.
Entries Announcement of Asia-Pacific Design No.5
Frost* Design Pty Limited
Black Squid Design
Hugo Werner Design
Seven 25. Design & Typography Inc.
Subplot Design Inc.
Rodrigo Alonso Design Studio
0607 Brand Design
3LBrand Design and Consulting
BoB Chen Design
Chengdu Pusutang Visual Art
Chongqing Artron Planning Co., Ltd.
Chongqing TuMei Brand-Consultant
COIDEA Design Consultants
CZ Winner Branding
Deng Hua & Tang Wenjia
DesignDo Brand Consulting
Endless Love Limited Life Brand Design
E-Ben Design Studio
Gooddesigns Brand & Plan
Guangzhou Kingdom Design Consultants
Han Wenya & Zhang Mingcai
Hangzhou Dongyun Advertising
Hangzhou Liangzhang Design
Hangzhou Sunubrand Design
Hanqingtang Design Co., Ltd.
iHOW Graphic Design
L.X.W Design Firms
Ruiyan Creative Thinking Brand Planning Design Agency
Sense Brand Communications
Shanghai Up Advertising Co., Ltd.
Shenzhen Banana Design Studio
Shenzhen Chuyu Design Co., Ltd.
Shijiazhuang 10,000 Elephants Design
Shijiazhuang Glory Brand Vision Design
Shunde A3Brand Design Co., Ltd.
The Channel Advertising Co., Ltd.
Wenzhou Auspicious Lion Design
X-HOUSE Brand Design Consultant
Xiao Mage + Chengzi
Zhengzhou Pindu Brand Design Agency
Hong Kong, China
5w.1h brand solution ltd.
Agnes Lam Wing Chung
Andries Lee Ying Yuk
Angel Lee Hoi Ying
Annie Wong Fun Fun
C plus C Workshop
Claudia But Ting Yan
Eric Chan Design Co.,Ltd.
Kan & Lau Design Consultants
Lam Kin Pong Leo
Leung Chan Elisa Michelle
Malka Cheung Siu Ying
Marc & Chantal Design
Mary Yeung Ma Lee
Pinky Leung Wai Kin
The Box Brand Design Ltd.
Tommy li Design Workshop
Li Ken Tsai
p576 (Arutza Onzaga)
Itu Chaudhuri Design
Graphic Communication Concepts
Studio Shual (Guy Saggee)
Danny Goldberg Design
Hd LAB Inc.
W+K TOKYO LAB
601Bisang (Kum-jun Park)
Stereotype (Jinsoo Jeon)
IMJ (Jae-Hyouk Sung)
Crosspoint Co., Ltd. (Hye-won Sohn)
Daon Communication (Do-son Han)
Ee Venn Soh
Javier Medellin Puyou
Ductstore the deisgn guru Co., Ltd
Asia Media Studio Co., Ltd.
Mucca Design corp.
With Creative, IIC
Richard B. Doubleday