Archive for the ‘World-changing’ Category

  • Legacy and New Awards Announced Over the last three months Spark has been exploring several exciting new design awards, with our current and alumni jurors, advisory boards and the design community at large. We also took the opportunity to look at the array of our traditional awards, with the goal of staying relevant and focused on the needs and interests of all designers. Main takeaways—We will be dropping MAKR and Proto as individual awards and subsume them into Concept Design. We’ll be dropping Communication Design, splitting it into Graphic & Print Design ...

  • FALL WINNERS >HERE WINTER WINNER REPORT: Hi Sparks-- The Winter juries completed their selection on December 5th in the dramatic Zaha Hadid building hosted by the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Many thanks to Dean Professor Cees de Bont for his and the school's gracious hospitality. It was an ideal setting for what turned out to be a rousing debate of mixed electronic and raised-hand voting, sort of a very personal mix of the newest and oldest systems to select the best. It was an unforgettable day and Spark is honored to ...