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Graduate Awards 2021 Shortlist

Graduate Awards 2021 Shortlist

A huge congratulations to everyone who made the shortlist for the IDI Graduate Awards 2021!!

Our esteemed judges have debated and deliberated, and the scores are in; if you are on the list below, then your project has been selected for the shortlist and is in contention for an award. It is a significant achievement to reach this stage, and we encourage you to celebrate the achievement in a hotly contested competition of the very best of Irish Design Graduates' work.

Our commiserations to those of you who didn’t make the list this time; hopefully the winning projects will inspire you and your work.

Please join our online ceremony on November 9th at 8pm when we will be announcing the final prize winners. Registration details will follow.

UNIVERSAL DESIGN
Reviewing Information Design Cody Leslie Ulster University
Drogheda Community Centre Laima Jaceviciute TU DUBLIN
Lighten - Caring for Carers Shane Mccabe MU product design and innovation

ANIMATION
The Adventures of Mr Pineapple Jacob Matthess University of Ulster
Alienated Robyn Coleman BCFE
How to be A Good Ancestor Diarmuid O'Connor Limerick Institute of Technology
Redress Fashion  Emerald Gibson IADT, Lauren Kilroy IADT
Platform Evolution Karl Evestus Dublin Institute of Design
Fadó Zoe McCarthy NCAD

ARCHITECTURE
Happier Homes: How can our Homes contribute to our Health? André Goyvaerts University College Dublin
mySheltr Maya Brennan University of Limerick

DESIGN RESEARCH
The ‘Golden Age’ of Irish Lace: An Exploration of the Socioeconomic Foundations and Subsequent Implications of the Lace Industry in Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Century Ireland. Rachel Gartlan TU Dublin
Distinction or Resistance: Investigating the Appeal of Analogue Printing Today Lydia Moran TU Dublin
Bungalow Bliss Shona Hunt TU Dublin
‘Ireland’s Hidden Army’ Banshee, Bread and Roses and the Irish Women’s Liberation movement in the 1970s. Stacey O'Carroll IADT
The Revolution is a Sticky Note. Hong Kong’s Lennon Walls 2014-2020 Linda Tucker IADT
One Hundred Thousand (Hostile) Welcomes: The Representation of Syrian Refugees in Irish Media Eadaoin Hennessy IADT

DESIGN FOR MOVING IMAGE
The Safe Place Harriet Yakub NCAD
Music in Deaf Ears Jaima Gago TU Dublin
The Lives of Others Title Sequence Nick Pender LSAD
Redress Fashion Lauren Kilroy IADT, Emerald Gibson IADT
How to be a Good Ancestor Zoe McCarthy NCAD

DESIGN FOR SUSTAINABILITY
27 Degrees Nicolas Wijnstekers NCAD
Terra-ble Dilemma Joyce Stafford Athlone Institute of Technology
Granted Liana O'Cleirigh, Renata Dima NCAD
Libera Liana O'Cleirigh NCAD
Peel Niamh Munday University of Limerick
Native Stacey O'Carroll IADT

VISUAL MERCHANDISING/EXHIBITION DESIGN
H2O I DO Morgan Rafferty TU Dublin
Sharespace Eadaoin Hennessy IADT

FASHION DESIGN
X4 Louise Cleary NCAD
TWENTY EIGHT M2 Lena Jordan Griffith College Dublin
We Still Burn Her Niamh Porter Letterkenny Institute of Technology

HANDMADE PRODUCTS AND ARTEFACTS
27 Degrees Nicolas Wijnstekers NCAD
Chalkos John McCarthy NCAD
All roads lead to. Lauren O'Brien NCAD
Under The Undergrowth Shauna Heron TU Dublin 

INTERACTION DESIGN
Mamóg Your Postpartum Recovery Buddy Eadaoin Hennessy IADT
Affiniti Craig Allen Ulster University
SAAF Pujith Marodia Ulster University 
Peel Niamh Munday University of Limerick
Hidden Lucy Cook Ulster University

INTERIOR DESIGN/ INTERIOR ARCHITECTURE
Block 4, 'Celebration of Life Centre' Laura Cooke Munster Technological University
WerkHub Carmen Chok IT Sligo
to-gather, we-gather! Community Centre Yi Jing Chok IT Sligo
PHASE Retail Kathleen Batomalaque TU Dublin
HeadRoom Wellness Centre Aaron Aylward Munsters' Technological University

PRODUCT (FURNITURE)
Framing Space Shona Hunt TU Dublin
Pario Ronan Quinn University of Limerick
Grow Princess Batol Tu Dublin
ecoLAMP Sean Brennan GMIT Letterfrack Furniture College


PRODUCT (MEDICAL)
Re-Form Conall Casey NCAD 
Epi-Tech Conall Casey NCAD 
Pulse Killian Molan University of Limerick
Mamóg – Your Postpartum Recovery Buddy Eadaoin Hennessy IADT
Affiniti Craig Allen Ulster University

PRODUCT (INDUSTRIAL OR CONSUMER)
Camody Victor Muojeke University of Limerick
Rumbl Catherine Hayes TU Dublin
luma Neil Murray TU Dublin
OutRun Rebecca McGrory TU Dublin
8TRACE Garry Fernane University of Limerick

PRODUCT (SOCIAL)
Mamóg – Your Postpartum Recovery Buddy Eadaoin Hennessy IADT
Affiniti  Craig Allen Ulster University
Uncover Joyce Stafford Athlone Institute of Technology
The Michael O’Connor Poster Collection Application Cathal Hayes, Nicholas Pender LSAD
Library Legends Application Katie Curtin Cork Institute of Technology

TEXTILES
(s/b)ee, the alternative' - see the alternative, bee the alternative Amy Kerr NCAD
Into the Blues Cliona McLoughlin NCAD
Redress Fashion Emerald Gibson IADT, Lauren Kilroy IADT

BRAND IDENTITY
TaDa Jess Whelan IADT
Mamóg – Your Postpartum Recovery Buddy Eadaoin Hennessy IADT
Emma Hetherington Emma Hetherington Ulster University
Native Stacey O'Carroll IADT
Fitting - A clothing sizing system that fits you to a T. Emerald Gibson IADT
REACT Diarmuid O'Connor Limerick Institute of Technology

DESIGN FOR DIGITAL
TaDa Jess Whelan IADT
Mamóg – Your Postpartum Recovery Buddy Eadaoin Hennessy IADT
REACT Diarmuid O'Connor Limerick Institute of Technology
Native Stacey O'Carroll IADT
Music in Deaf Ears Jaima Gago TU Dublin

PACKAGING
Unpackaged Lorcan Looney National College of Art & Design
Maji Noodles Shannon Goody Ulster University

PRINTED BOOK
The Revolution will not be Removed. How the Lennon Walls of Hong Kong became a powerful tool for protest. Linda Tucker IADT
Universal Languages: From Silent to Talkies Jaima Gago TU Dublin
The Influence of Metropolis Timmy Warren TU Dublin
Subconscious Order Jess Whelan IADT
Holistic Herbalism Claire-Louise Vickery TU Dublin
Gallivant - An exploration of gender and space Cathal Hayes LSAD

PRINTED MATERIAL OTHER THAN BOOKS
The Hereafter Welcome Kit Aoife Rice NCAD
Collection of Folds Isabella Utria NCAD
Amach Colin Carthy GMIT
Students of Lockdown Emily Osborne Ulster University
Iomaigh Aaron Conneely NCAD, Dublin

USE OF ILLUSTRATION IN DESIGN
DIY Your Eat Harriet Yakub NCAD
Domenique Serfontein Domenique Serfontein Dublin Institute of Design
In Plain Sight Zoe McCarthy NCAD
How to be a Good Ancestor Nick Pender LSAD
There's a Noise in the Shed Lydia Moran TU Dublin
Mamóg – Your Postpartum Recovery Buddy Eadaoin Hennessy IADT
When the Tide is Low, Where Does the Water Go? Harriet Yakub NCAD

TYPOGRAPHY
Subconscious Order Jess Whelan IADT
How to be A Good Ancestor Diarmuid O'Connor Limerick Institute of Technology
Holistic Herbalism Claire-Louise Vickery TU Dublin
Lords of the Wood Lydia Moran TU Dublin
The Hereafter Welcome Kit Aoife Rice NCAD
Gallivant - An exploration of gender and space Cathal Hayes LSAD
The Influence of Metropolis Timmy Warren TU Dublin
Of the Road Thomas Wakely IADT