Communication Arts Typography Competition

     Category:  Graphic Design
     Deadline:  September 21, 2012  (expired!)
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    A juried competition celebrates the best use of typography as the primary visual element in design and advertising, plus new typeface designs, calligraphy and hand-lettering.

    Categories include:

    • Collateral
    • Packaging
    • Media
    • Motion
    • Environmental
    • Unpublished/experimental

    2013 Typography Jury:

    • Gail Anderson - designer, writer and educator, New York, NY
    • Jessica Hische - letterer and illustrator, San Francisco, CA
    • Jesse Ragan - typeface designer and educator, Brooklyn, NY

    Please note: entries must be registered no later than Midnight (Pacific Time Zone), September 7, 2012. Entries registered after that date require a late fee of $10 per entry. No entries will be accepted after September 21, 2012.


    Any project printed, published or aired for the first time from September 2011 through September 2012 is eligible.

    Entries may originate from any country, but we need an English translation for the jurors.


    Chosen by a jury of leading design professionals, the selected entries will be distributed worldwide in the Communication Arts Typography Annual and on, assuring important exposure to the creators of this outstanding work.

    New for 2013: Each winning entrant will receive a personalized Award of Excellence, milled from solid aluminum.