Adobe Announces Finalists for the 2011 Adobe Design Achievement Awards!

Adobe is pleased to announce the finalists for the 2011 Adobe Design Achievement Awards (ADAA). This premier competition honors the best student graphic designers, photographers, illustrators, animators, digital filmmakers, developers and computer artists from accredited higher education institutions worldwide. The ADAA judges, who are industry and educational luminaries from universities and top design companies, selected 42 finalists from the more than 4600 entries received. Finalists were selected in 13 student categories and two faculty categories, based on originality and effectiveness in communicating project objectives. A picture is worth 1000 words, so please check out the ADAA Gallery to view their amazing work!

In October, these talented students and educators will travel to the International Design Alliance Congress in Taipei, Taiwan. Their work will be showcased to the international design community in an awards ceremony in Taipei on Sunday, Oct. 23, where the 2011 Adobe Design Achievement Award winners will be announced.  All 42 finalists will have their work on display in a special gallery as part of the Taipei World Design Expo from Oct. 22 through Oct. 30.

For more details about the ADAAs, please see our announcements in December and March and visit the ADAA website. Be sure to follow @AdobeEDU for the latest updates about the awards.