Zhang Yong, born in Tengchong County, Yunnan Province, China, 1981, graduated from Packaging Design Department of Human University of Technology. A well know designers with many awards such as the “concerned about the poor students 2005” Poster Design Gold Award in September 2005, “2005 China Design Project Exhibition Gold Award” in 2006, “Chongqing Environmental Protection in the New Century “posters design Gold Award in 2006, “HIV live in harmony away from the Poster Competition” Gold / Bronze in 2008 and many more. In 2012, among others he was selected by the 8th “4th Block” International Eco-Poster Triennial and by the “AWAKENING WORLD AWARDS”. The most recent one was his selection by the International Reggae Poster Contest, 2013, in the 100 best. He got a place of 28th among 1100 posters from all around the world!
Here below is a sample of his portfolio. More at http://disanzhiyan.cn/
VISUAL DESIGNER since 1996 and blogger since 2010. Living in Athens, Greece. She has been focusing her research on poster design and particularly on social poster design and portrait design. Her main poster project is a series of posters celebrating great personalities of traditional and popular culture in Greece and Jamaica. These include actors, singers, musicians, poets etc. This is an ongoing project.
“I believe that design is a powerful tool that we designers can use to spark enthusiasm, change mindsets and bring positive actions to our world and our culture”.
FOUNDER AND EDITOR OF GRAPHICART-NEWS.COM BLOG.
She carefully curates high-quality designs, illustrations, and art, from all over the world that will teach and provoke other designers. Many consider her blog to be an exceptional educational tool.
CO-FOUNDER OF THE INTERNATIONAL REGGAE POSTER CONTEST
which was launched on December 2011, partnering, the creative activist Michael Thompson aka Freestylee. (www.reggaepostercontest.com)