Czech Republic -
director of the university library of Le Havre since 2007. With partners
of Le Havre Art School Havre (ESADHAR) and the contemporary art space Le
Portique, co organizes the annual event Une Saison Graphique, whose
objective is to offer in Le Havre (Normandy), events in contemporary
graphic design : exhibitions, conferences, bike polo tournament, etc.
Pierre-Yves Cachard regularly publishes articles about graphic design.
Last issue in : Frédéric Teschner. HAVRE (Franciscopolis, 2013). Member
of the Jury "French Selection" for the Chaumont International Festival
of Poster and Graphic design in 2010.
Born 05.01.1963, Estonia.
Education: 1986 Estonian Academy of Arts (EAA), designer.
Work: Since graduation Marko has worked in art studios and bureaus
the wide range of areas starting from architecture to applied graphics.
He was the founder of one of the first Estonian modern advertising
agency “Kolm Karu” in 1991. From 1999-2009 Marko worked as a designer
and art director in advertising agency Zavod BBDO. On 2008 he
established his graphical design bureau Siirup, where he currently
Academic work: From 1989 Marko is a lecturer in Estonian Academy of
Arts. From 2009 he is a lecturer in Tartu Art College.
Membership in professional organisations: Member of the Estonian Artists'
Association from 1984. Marko has been the establishing member and active
promoter of the Estonian Association of Designers from 1989. From 1993
he is the member of the Estonian Graphic Designers' Union. From 2008 he
is the member of the Art Directors Club Estonia.
Winner of many advertising and logo competitions, among others also
first place in logo category in Kyiv International Advertising
festival in 2003. Moscow International Graphic Design
Bee 7" poster category award in 2006.
art critic, curator, editor, expert, teacher, art director and graphic
Born 23.01.1952, Russia.
Graduated from the Moscow Institute of Telecommunications (1974) and
I.Repin Institute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture of the Academy
of Fine Arts (1986). Publications include 14 books and about 500
articles published in Russia, Belgium, Czech Republic, China, UK,
Germany, Iran, Japan, Ukraine, USA.
Editor for Advertising: Theory and Practice magazine (1983-1991),
editor-in-chief of Greatis International graphic design quarterly
(1992-1994), editor-consultant for Advertiser newspaper (1995-1996),
editor-in-chief of Design Union magazine (1997-1998), art director of
The Truth and Life Christian magazine (1995-2009), invited editor for
Interni Russia magazine (since 2011).
Member of the Committee for State Awards for Art and Literature under
the President of Russia (1996-2003).
Organized and curated more than 100 design exhibitions, competitions and
events in Russia and abroad.
President of Golden Bee Moscow Global Biennale of Graphic Design (since
Professor of Sholokhov Moscow State University for Humanities,
Department of Design and Visual Arts (since 2011).
Founder and Head of the Higher Academic School of Graphic Design, Member
of Icograda Education Network (since 1997).
Founder Member (since 1992), President (2007-2011), Vice-President
(since 2011) of the Academy of Graphic Design, Member of Icograda.
Awards include Golden Badge of Honour for Public Recognition, Rodchenko
Award, Honorary Diploma of the U.N. Council for Public Awards, etc.
Russia. He grew up in a Ukrainian town of Lubny, Poltava region.
Graduated from Kharkiv Art-Industrial Institute (now is Kharkiv State
Academy of Design and Arts) in 1972 and was invited to stay with the
Institute as a teacher. Professor (1993), Head of Graphic Design
department (2000-2004), Honorary Artist of the Ukraine (1986), President
of “the 4th Block” International Eco Poster and Graphic Triennial (Kharkiv,
Jury member of the Golden Bee Moscow International Graphic Design
Biennale in 1998 and 2004. Apart from teaching, works in the area of
graphic design and drowing.
He has participated in a number of national and international
exhibitions in Russia, Poland, Finland, Slovakia, Canada, Great Britain,
Denmark and USA. His works have received awards and diplomas.