The theme of WHY Graphic Design Festival in Florence Italy for this year was, "physically distant, socially connected". Out of over 250 international entries, 20 works were selected for the final round, of which Farah Awada's work developed during the Poster Design course.
Rita Azar and Christina Tahtouh, our graphic design students, are two out of the 12 winning student entries in graphic design for Creative Quarterly 60. The students’ projects were published in Creative Quarterly, Autumn 2020 and posted on the Creative Quarterly online gallery.
Five of our LAU graphic design students have had their work shortlisted at the Taiwan International Student Design Competition in the Visual Design Category. Out of over 20,000 entries from 860 schools and departments in 64 countries/regions, seven posters from LAU students were selected as finalists.
Congratulation to our graphic design students: Chloe Maria El Khoueiri snatched first place for the MBC Youth Award and second place for the Masar Student Print Award, and her peers Jean-Pierre El Hajj and Hana Ghemrawi jointly took second place for the MBC Youth Award.
With the cumulative points they scored, the three students reaped the University of the Year title for LAU.
Proud of our graphic design students Christophe Rechwan, Ghiwa Abi Khalil, Jad Zock and Nouha Moukadem's whose work (6 posters in total) have been selected as part of the Typoday 2020 international exhibition that took place in Jordan.