It’s near Christmas time but more importent it’s time for Best of News Design Scandinavia. Deadline for participating in both the digital and the print competition is February 15. 2020.
Registration forms will be avaible at snds.org, January 20.
The Jurymeeting will be held in Tallinn in March and the Award Show and the mini conference will be held in start of June 2020 at Pressen in Politikens Hus, Copenhagen.
The dates has been set for the jury meeting for Best of News Design Scandinavia 2020. The jury will be hosted by Eesti Ekspress in Tallinn, Estonia from Saturday, March 7 to Tuesday, March 10.
Dagens Nyheter was amongst the winners in the Swedish competition “Svenska Design Priset 2019”. Andreas Nordenson, Lotta Ek, Sofia Rapp, Linnea Måhlén, Jenny Johansson, Sandra Gerger won gold in the digital category. The jury said “For an effective and confidence-building design thar invites you to dive into today´s most important news”. You can read about all the winners here: http://www.designpriset.se/vinnare.php?year=2019
The annual general assembly will take place on Saturday, October 26th in Copenhagen – at 15 o’clock at Hotel Kong Frederik, Vester Voldgade 25, Copenhagen. For practical reasons, please register at firstname.lastname@example.org – no later than Friday, October 18. If you have any ideas or suggestions for the generel assembly please send them to the chairman. Email: email@example.com.
The Danish Magazine, “Journalisten”, has focused on the value of good graphic design in a recent article. The article has examples of good news design from DR and Kristeligt Dagblad and do also focus on the importance of skilled graphic artists. You can read the article (only in Danish) here: https://journalisten.dk/tingene-er-ikke-gjort-ved-at-man-bare-ansaetter-en-grafiker-eller-en-journalist/
Rickard Frank Studio AB, Stockholm, has been nominated in Svenska Designpriset in the Identity-categori for cover of “Frank Fisherman’s Smock”. The entry is among others competing with nominations from IKEA and Nationalmuseum Wayfinding. SEE more at: http://www.designpriset.se/rostning.php
Douglas Okasaki, past-president to the Society for News Design, has been appointed ad the SND Board as the Director of International Relations.
The Society for News Design (SND), that advances visual journalism around the world, is looking for an executive director to lead and grow the organization into the next era as it celebrates its 40th anniversary. In this critical role, we’re looking for a leader with vision, empathy and drive.
You can read more here: https://www.snd.org/2019/08/snd-seeks-executive-director-job/
The campain “Land of Free Press”, Helsinkin Sanomat launched in 2018 just before the summit in Helsinki between President Trump and President Putin was awarded silver in the Cannes Lion competition held in Cannes 18. Juni 2019.
Earlier this year the campain was awarded Gold at the SNDS Best News Design Scandinavia 2019
You can read more about the campain here https://lovethework.com/campaigns/5926