Exhibition of Finalists
9th Skopje Poster Festival
International Student Poster Competition
IDENTITY IN CRISIS
Poster exhibition of finalists of 9th International Student Poster Competition, organised by the Plakart – Association of Designers from Macedonia and presented in Lithuania by Vilnius Academy of Arts Kaunas Faculty.
The topic of the poster competition addresses one of the cornerstone feelings of the person, the feeling that turns a human being into a person – the inner feeling of his own identity. No one can experience it the same way, but many factors can influence or even disrupt it from outside. A lot of modern world factors can interfere with our self-recognition and put this feeling in crisis.
Jury members of the 9th Skopje Poster Festival: Finn Nygaard (Denmark), Fons Hickmann (Germany), Michel Bouvet (France), Ryszard Kaja (Poland), Toni Vasić (Macedonia) through multiply selections have distingushed 2 Gran-Prix awards, 2 Special Jury Mentions and 6 Honorary Mentions.
Exhibition of the students – finalists posters from 24 countries – includes 50 finalists works (10 award-winning works and additional 40 finalists posters). Within showcased works you will find the work of Lithuanian student.
This exhibition is organised due to collaboration of Plakart and Vilnus Academy of Arts Kaunas Faculty
Winners: Miguel Angel Rangel, Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosi, Mexico | Réka Némedi Varga, Budapest Metropolitan University, Hungary
Special Jury Award: Shujun Liu, Xiamen University – Tan Kah Kee College, China | Dicle Yildirim, Dokuz Üniversitesi, Turkey
Honorary mentions: Junyi & Zejun Shan & Wang, Maryland Institute College of Art, USA | Kylie Dimick, PrattMWP, USA | Lazar Mitrović, Faculty of Philology and Arts, Serbia | Inês Filipa da Costa Pimenta Cardoso, Escola Superior de Artes e Design, Portugal | Nicola Murphy, University Of Bolton, United Kingdom | Karol Szczepankiewicz, Nicolaus Copernicus University, Poland.