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Educators Forum

Summary by Angela Niemi, photos by Jay Larson On Saturday, April 2, 2016, 18 design educators from around the state met at GoKart Labs for the annual Educators Forum in conjunction with AIGA Minnesota’s Portfolio 1-on-1®. Together the educators addressed common issues, insights, and solutions relating to student collaboration, grading, encouraging risk taking, and professional community involvement. […]

 

Design Show 2016


You’ve plucked the most succulent Pantones and made them bleed. You’ve blended bitmaps and pureed pixels into mouth-watering designs. You’ve squeezed until creative juices were oozing from your ears. You’ve discarded the pulp and preserved the sweet, sweet nectar. It’s time to gather your juiciest work and enter it in the AIGA Minnesota Design Show 2016. Come to the show on June 15 and see the fruit of your labor, mingle, and have a drink.

There will be great work.

There will be laughter.

There will be juice.


Enter Your Submission for the 2016 Design Show

Final Entry Deadline: May 6, 2016

Design Show entries must be submitted via our online entry system. Upload photos of your work and then send in your physical samples. More information and details can be found within the menu on the left. Please note that we are currently only accepting payment via check. Credit Cards will be accepted in the near future.


Design Show and Judge’s Panel Discussion: June 15

A reception to premiere and display the winning entries and celebrate the Minnesota design community will be held on Wednesday, June 15 at the Solar Arts Building and will feature a panel discussion with the esteemed judges.

Note that limited tickets will be available for the panel discussion–secure your spot by registering early.


About the Design Show

The AIGA Minnesota Design Show highlights the most exceptional design work being produced in the Upper Midwest and showcases the power of design in today’s culture. This annual competition is independently judged by leading design professionals from across the country and is structured around the entry’s ability to solve the problem of communicating both design’s effectiveness and aesthetic appeal. Selected entries are presented at the Design Show’s opening reception and are showcased online for the following year.

Need inspiration for your entries? View the most recent Design Show Award Winners

Follow @aigamn #designjuice for up-to-date information.

Questions? Email designshow@aigaminnesota.org for more information.