AA Judge Greg Oznowich Nesnadny + Schwartz

As creative director at Nesnadny + Schwartz, Greg Oznowich guides the company’s founding principle that concept should drive design. He has collaborated with industry leaders on print and digital communication projects for clients like the Cleveland Clinic, Columbia University, the George Gund Foundation, the International Spy Museum, PepsiCo, Planned Parenthood, the Rock and Roll Hall […]

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AA Judge Pamela Rounis Takes a Fresh Approach to Creative

Pamela Rounis is the associate creative director at Rethink Vancouver. After completing a BFA at Emily Carr University in 2006, Pamela studied design and illustration in the IDEA program at Capilano University. Currently, at Rethink, she works with clients such as A&W, Shaw and Uniqlo. She is also the creative director and co-publisher of SAD Mag, […]

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Applied Arts Judge Margherita Porra on the Virtues of Taking Your Time

Known for her unique brand creation, cultural trend clairvoyance and paired down, symbolic design, Margherita launched her design career in fashion, working with top Canadian and US brands. With over 17 years’ experience in consumer goods, her work spans brand vision and strategy to identity, packaging, retail interior experience and product design. Fuelled by health […]

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Samsung Wants You to Meet the Workplace of the Future

As modern office spaces evolve, technology is transforming the way we work. Samsung Electronics Canada knows that it’s a requirement of modern businesses to offer digital solutions that provide employees with high-quality tools that encourage collaborative work and advance creative thinking. These solutions are especially important to companies who want to inspire new and existing […]

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Meet Our Judges: Locomotive’s Frédéric Marchand

Next in our series on Applied Arts Awards judges. Today we’re looking at some recent work from Frédéric Marchand of Montreal’s Locomotive. As President & Creative Director of Locomotive, Frédéric Marchand serves as the “strategic force” of this dynamic agency. Offering web development, design and marketing, Locomotive is an internationally recognized agency, with a unique identity rooted in Quebec. […]

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Announcing the 2019 Design Awards Winners

Winners will have their work and credits published on premium paper in the Summer 2019 issue of Applied Arts. They’ll also appear in our tablet edition, and in our online Winner’s Gallery (coming in June), where their work will live on in perpetuity in our searchable archive. A huge thank you to our 15 amazing […]

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Meet Our Judges: BangBang’s Simon Laliberté

The first in a series in which Applied Arts profiles our Awards judges. Today we’re looking at some recent work from Simon Laliberté, Founder, Designer, Art Director & Screenprinter of Montreal’s BangBang  Simon Laliberté’s creative studio takes an integrated approach to graphic design and screen printing, with a strong focus on developing distinctive, playful and strategic concepts […]

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