International awards and events


Since 1962, D&AD has been inspiring a community of creative thinkers by celebrating and stimulating the finest in design and advertising. A D&AD Award is recognised globally as the ultimate creative accolade, entered and attended by the best from around the world.

D&AD Awards and Festival

European Design Awards (ED-Awards)

The ED-Awards is an annual awards program for the best communication design in Europe. It is based on a collaboration with the top graphic design magazines in Europe that are also represented in the jury.

Joseph Binder Award 2016

The Joseph Binder Award (JBA) is Austria’s only international competition for graphic design & illustration. Designers, illustrators, and students from all over the world are invited to submit their works. The entries will be assessed by an international jury in fifteen categories.

Red Dot Design Award

The Red Dot Design Award is aimed at all those who would like to distinguish their business activities through design. The distinction is based on the principle of selection and presentation. Excellent design is selected by competent expert juries in the areas of product design, communication design, and design concepts.

SVA Summer Masters Workshop in Rome

A two-week intensive study in typography and graphic design, in the city where Western type was born. Participants from all over the globe have joined delving into Roman type, Italian vernacular and contemporary typographic practice.