2016 Melbourne Design Awards

spaces, objects, visual, graphic, digital & experience design, design champion, best studio & best start-up, plus over 40 specialist categories

accelerate transformation, celebrate courage, growing demand for design


Key Dates

5 May 2016 - Standard Deadline
16 June 2016 - Judging & Ratings
29 June 2016 - Rating Closes
30 June 2016 - Winners Announced
27 July 2016 - Awards Presentation
1 September 2016 - DESIGN SUMMIT

Advertising - Outdoor, Retail, POS

This award celebrates creative and innovative design for visual communication including traditional and digital signage intended to persuade an audience to purchase or take some action upon products, ideas or services. Consideration given to the technical, conceptual and aesthetic elements, audience engagement and message delivery.

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Nominations in Category

Oversized kikki.K branded pencils and clipboards - kikki.K / Same Page Media

Advertising - Outdoor, Retail, POS

- Gold

Oversized kikki.K branded pencils and clipboards for the launch of kikki.K’s new world-first concept store, The kikki.K Studio, at Chadstone Shopping Centre.

Herald Sun - Herald Sun / Cornwell

Advertising - Outdoor, Retail, POS

- Silver

Cornwell conceptualised and executed a brand campaign for Newscorp’s Herald Sun, featuring their young, award-winning journalists. Some of their top headlines were painted on their faces, reinforcing the brand as a credible source of news. The campaign rolled out via digital billboards, street furniture, Facebook, rock posters and LED signage at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) at the first kickoff of the season. These arresting portraits were captured by Herald Sun photographer, Tim Carrafa.

Past Nominations

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