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Winners announced at 19th Annual Awards - Public Choice Vote goes live!!

Designer Andrea Arice of Windmill Lane Pictures takes the 2017 Grand Prix and the President's Prize for Outstanding Achievement goes to Diarmuid Gavin

Video maker Andrea Arice of Windmill Lane Pictures took the Grand Prix for his stunning work 'Don't you know you're Queen' There were 19 category winners and 25 Commended prizes awarded, in addition to three special prizes for Illustrator Alan Dunne, product designer James McIlvenna and architect Rae Moore. The overseas winner was US based  designer Neil Cormican of YouTube. The President's Prize was accepted by renowned garden and landscape designer Diarmuid Gavin who said that he was very honoured to accept this award and proud to be part of such a vibrant and creative community.

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Grand Prix Winner

Andrea Arice 'Don't  you know you're Queen'

The President's Prize for Outstanding Achievement in Design

Diarmuid Gavin

Special Award Winners:

Overseas Award: Neil Cormican of YouTube

Emerging Designers: Rae Moore, Alan Dunne and James McIlvenna- with IDI President, Kim Mackenzie-Doyle

 

Category Winners

Alan Dunne - A Perfect Trust- Alan Dunne Illustrations
Rory Dowling - Clickworks Dun Laoghaire Beer- Clickworks
Giulia Vallone - Clonakilty 400 Urban Design Masterplan Phase 2- Cork Cork County Architects Department
Andrea Arice - Don't You Know You're Queen - Windmill Lane Pictures
Cian McKenna - Fáilte Ireland, Dunbrody - Windmill Lane Pictures
Cian McKenna - Fáilte Ireland, Dunbrody - Windmill Lane Pictures
Steven McNamara - Four Courts - ROJI
Rae Moore - Funicular Folly
Matthew Bates- Harman AMX Acendo Vibe- Design Partners
David Wall and Conor Nolan - I Zii- WorkGroup
James McIlvenna K9 Connectables - Dog toys- Dog Day Ltd
Andrea Arice - Lure- Windmill Land Pictures
Claire Dowling of Deloitte Digital for a website design
Catherine Robertson - Seamark Building Brochure - Red Dog
Roisin Lafferty- The Brick House- Kingston Lafferty Design - Commercial Interiors
Roisin Lafferty- The Brick House- Kingston Lafferty Design- Collaborative Design
Jamie Murphy -WINTER- Salvage Press, NCAD- Printed Book Design
Steve Doogan - Young Americans - Illustration 
Neil Cormican -YouTube TV- YouTube

The Commended Trophies

Richard Merrigan- 3 Mobile - Ballpool- Windmill Lane Pictures
Claudine O'Sullivan - Apple Pencil Campaign 2016/17
Giulia Vallone - Clonakilty 400 Urban Design Masterplan Phase 2- Cork County Council Architects- Collaborative Design
Catherine Robertson - Clúid Housing Annual Report- Red Dog
Lyndsey Bryce & Rita O’Brien -D25 Exhibition - Design Week 2016- Exhibition Design
Simon Richards - DoDublin Rebrand- Richards Dee - Branding  Design
Eamon Spelman- DRS 2018 Conference Visual Identity- Education & Research
Joseph Walsh - Enignum Shelf- Furniture Design
Cian McKenna -Fáilte Ireland - Dunbrody Windmill Lane Pictures
Cian McKenna -Fáilte Ireland - Dunbrody Windmill Lane Pictures
David Hussey -Fethard Horse Country Experience- Collaboratve Design -Event Ireland
David Wall and Conor Nolan- Five Points - Branding - Work Group
Cathal Loughnane- Flair ORO Shower Enclosure Range- Design Partners
Sean Lennon- Fulfil pop up shop- Think Think Design- Visual Merchandising
Rae Moore - Funicular Folly- Architecture
Sheena Dempsey Gringer the Whinger -picture book with Golden Key,-  Illustration
Matthew Bates- Honeywell Sensepoint XRL- Product Design
Joanne Lombard - Marco MIX- Marco Beverages Ltd- Sustainable Design
Elanora Bigi- Mondello- BigO.ie - Logo Design
Zanya Dahl -Safe Events- Artizan- Digital Design
Roisin Lafferty- South Dublin Residence- Residential Design- Kingston Lafferty Design
Ciarán Ferrie -The Abhaile Project- Universal Design
Roisin Lafferty - Urbana Laser Hair Removal Salon- Commercial Interiors- Kingston Lafferty Design
David Wall and Conor Nolan-What I Know About Running Coffee Shops- Book Design- Work Group
Jamie Murphy - WINTER- Typography- Salvage Press at NCAD

More detail on Awards 2017 to follow shortly.