SGIA competition recognizes industry-leading excellence across various applications and categories.
SGIA has announced the winners of its 2013 Golden Image Award competition. This year’s entries were evaluated and judged at the 2013 SGIA Expo in Orlando, October 23-25.
The Golden Image competition recognizes industry-leading excellence and covers various categories created by specialty imaging. Each submission was eligible to earn one of four awards:
• Award of Excellence (Gold), recognizing the highest achievement possible in a given category;
• Award of Distinction (Silver), awarded for exemplary quality;
• Award of Merit (Bronze), for outstanding performance; and
• Certificate of Honorable Mention, for commendable performance.
In addition, the SGIA awarded People's Choice Award, Best of Show-Garment, Best of Show-Graphic, Best of Show-Digital, and Best in Show-Digital Creativity.
Awards for digitally produced entries went to the following entries (note: not all categories featured gold, silver, and bronze awards; some categories also awarded honorable mentions):
Category 1: Fine Art, Digital Entries
* Gold, Best In Show: Kolibri Art Studio Inc. (www.kolibriartstudio.com): Bird of Paradise
* Silver: Art Print Studio MMOMA Moscow Museum of Modern Art (www.mmoma.ru/en): bronze barilief
* Bronze: Varsha Transprint (www.varshatransprint.com): HOLI FACE
Category 2: Posters (Single Sheet), Digital Entries
* Gold: Midi Print Co (www.midiprint.com/eng): Jimi Print 1
* Silver: Standard (Chan's) Corp Ltd (www.standardchans.com): Arome Bakery
* Bronze: Midi Print Co: Jimi Print 2
Category 3: Posters (Multisheet), Digital Entries
* Silver: Standard (Chan's) Corp Ltd (www.standardchans.com): Emphasis Jewellery
Category 5: Fleet Markings (Single Sheet), Digital Entries
* Gold: Classic Stripes Pvt Ltd (www.classicstripes.com): Videocon D2H Delivery Vehicle
* Silver: Classic Stripes Pvt Ltd: RIBBONS & BALLOONS Delivery Vehicle
Category 6: Fleet Markings (Multisheet), Digital Entries
* Gold: Mountain Commercial Graphics (www.mountain-cg.com): Sonic Trailer
Category 7: Banners, Digital Entries
* Gold: International E-Z Up Inc (www.exupc.om) E-Z UP Freestanding Wall
* Silver: The Ad Art Company: FOREVER 21 BANNER
* Bronze: Graphic Trends (www.graphictrends.net): Nike Air
* Honorable Mention: Standard (Chan's) Corp Ltd: RTHK Artspiration
* Honorable Mention: Varsha Transprint: STUDIO23
Category 8: Finished Garments (Light), Digital Entries
* Gold: Varsha Transprint: KATHAKALI
* Silver: Empas Emprime (www.empasemprime.com.tr): Skater Boy
* Bronze: Empas Emprime: Motor Foil
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