So, how was D&AD this year? Any good?

After problems last year, D&AD was under the spotlight: our panel takes a look at this year’s winners

After last year’s dismal results for graphic design at D&AD (no pencils, only two nomi­nated pieces of work from 39 chosen for the annual), the 2009 awards boasts 120 graphic design projects In Book, four silvers and one gold. So, has the organisation success­fully re-engaged with the design community? What about the advert­ising work this year? Is it a true picture of what is exciting in the industry right now? We asked Ben Terrett, designer at The Really Interesting Group; Craig Oldham of Manchester-based studio Music; and Daniel Bonner of agency akqa about what they thought of this year’s winning work. Read the full article here.


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