Celebrating 15 consecutive years, the ADAA contest seeks to discover and recognize inspiring creative projects from student designers, photographers, animators, and digital filmmakers.
The contest closed in June with 2,617 design entries submitted by higher education students from around the world. The Semifinalist entries represent a total of 31 countries. 454 entries were selected for the Semifinalist Session II round, along with 178 entries from Session I. The 632 entries and are now being shown in the ADAA Live Entries Gallery, celebrating a vast variety of student creativity. Entries can be sorted by Semifinalist standings, country, or institution. The ADAA Live Entries Gallery also includes images from all entries submitted by every participating student in the contest.
The work was selected by a semifinalist judging panel, comprised of 29 professionals from the ico-D, International Council of Design community. Panelists are from 10 countries including the UK, Netherlands, Canada, Dubai, Poland, Israel, Germany and South Korea.
Semifinalist entries will be reviewed over the course of two days during the Adobe Design Achievement Award 2015 official judging, August 11-12, 2015. The judges will select finalists from the collective 632 semifinalist entries, across 13 categories of design. The ADAA 2015 category finalists will be announced on August 24, 2015. Winners will be announced on September 4, 2015. Grand Prize Winners will be announced during the Awards screening in conjunction with Adobe MAX to be held in Los Angeles, October 3-7, 2015.
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