15 November 2019
A record-breaking year is coming to a close for IED Communication students and the whole School staff. In addition to all the many awards achieved in recent months domestically and internationally, IED also won the ADCI AWARDS, the Italian Art Directors Club's award for creativity and quality in advertising communication - top prize in Italy - with no less than 8 short-listed projects within the Student Category (out of a total of 12), including 6 for IED Milano and 2 for IED Roma.
That’s where the 2 GOLDS (First Prize) come from, along with the SILVER (Second Prize) and the BRONZE (Third Prize), all awarded on the closing night of IF! At the Italians Festival event on 9th November, IED was voted the 1st Italian school in the ADCI ranking and ranked 12th out of 64 award-winning institutions and schools this year. The prize-winning projects come from multidisciplinary teams of students from the Undergraduate Programme in Communication Design, specialising in Art Direction and Copywriting as well as Content Design
On the podium, with GOLD, came two projects from IED Milano:
The Resurrected menu - for Burger King by Emma Bertinotti, Giorgia Trentani, Chiara Mandaradoni (from the ‘Art Director’ specialist track) and Alessandro Gemignani, Giacomo Croxatto (Copywriter track), led by lecturers Alessandro Candito and Matteo Grandese
Read stories not titles - for The Times and The Sunday Times by Andrea Bianchi, Aurora Panero, Alberto Boni (from the ‘Art Director’ specialist track) and Valentina Barelli and Lamberto Sechi (Copywriter track), led by lecturers Lorenzo Picchiotti, Fabio Pedroni
SILVER went to The Binge Walking - for NETFLIX, by Art directors Emma Bertinotti, Giorgia Trentani, Chiara Mandaradoni and Copywriters Alessandro Gemignani, Giacomo Croxatto, led by lecturers Alessandro Candito and Matteo Grandese
The BRONZE won by IED Roma is the work of students Tommaso Sardara and Mauro Conte, with their project 'Made in Italy that you don't know' developed for Caritas under the supervision of lecturer Massimiliano Traschitti.
And here are the projects in SHORTLIST:
Escape To Survive Room - Legambiente (IED Roma)
by Chiara Berti, Martina Cola, Mariangela Ferrante and Beatrice Saverino
Lecturer: Massimiliano Traschitti
The Cleaners (IED Milano)
by Federica Sala
Lecturer: Matteo Civaschi
THE QUEEZING WAR - Heinz (IED Milano)
by Giorgia Pomarici, Greta Scorza, Anna Cardaci, Margherita Terraneo
Lecturers: Lorenzo Picchiotti, Fabio Pedroni
Steal It! - Heinz (IED Milano)
by Giorgia Raffaele, Marina Maiuri, Amina Gatti, Tommaso Maria Araldi
Lecturers: Lorenzo Picchiotti, Fabio Pedroni.
Click here to see all the awards won by the Students of IED Milano!
The final work of the Master in Arts Management is an event that offers the visitor an innovative and engaging experience to explore the intersection between creativity and culture, hosted by the Galleria Nazionale of Rome
One gold, one silver and several mentions for the campaigns of former Creative Direction and Communication Design students at the most important award in Italy dedicated to advertising creativity
10 scholarships to promote the talent of young creatives.
With the awards earned for the campaigns created as part of both the Undergraduate Programme in Communication Design and the Postgraduate Art Direction Lab, IED is still the most awarded Italian creative school internationally in the area of Communication, also ranking among the top ones in the world.
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3 silvers awarded to the 3 campaigns of the communication designers from IED Milan and IED Rome.
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A bronze earned in the experiential marketing category with the campaign for Heinz designed by four recent Communication Design graduates.
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Il Giro del Mondo in 80 Giorni - 150 anni dopo (Around the World in 80 Days - 150 Years Later) (book by graphic designers from IED Rome), the start-up Potap (a family of filters to purify water, by two product designers from IED Milan) and the tech fashion collection LAGRANDE: SISTEMA are officially competing for the prestigious Compasso d'Oro Award
IED Milano and IED Cagliari kick off the brand new course in Communication Design
IED Milano Alumni in Product Design. He's considered one of the most important Italian contemporary designers.
Manuel Alberto Claro was born in Santiago, Chile. In 1974, he moved to Denmark and since that time he lives in Copenhagen. He graduated as a stills photographer from IED Milano in 1994 and then worked as an assistant photographer in Milan, New York City and Copenhagen before enrolling at the National Film School of Denmark in 1997. He also works on commercials for companies like IKEA, Nokia, and Volkswagen, and on music videos for the likes of FKA Twigs, Paloma Faith, and Rhye. He is an active member of the Danish Society of Cinematographers.
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Igor Quagliata wins the award for young talent sponsored by the Rome Jewellery Week
Two IED projects made it to the finals of the historic Umbria-based manufacturer's international competition reserved for students attending Art and Design Academies around the world.
First place went to the start-up Swarmix (by Edoardo Amato, Enrico Canella and Giacomo Pizzoni), focusing on the preservation and repopulation of bees.