Both individuals and groups may enter up to three unique projects in any or all of the following categories:

Interactive Experience Media Segment

  • Web and Application Design
  • Game Design
  • Exhibition Design
  • Digital Publishing
  • Social Impact Design

Motion and Video Media Segment

  • Animation
  • Post-production and Editing
  • Motion Graphics

Traditional Media Segment

  • Illustration
  • Packaging
  • Photography
  • Advertising Photography
  • Print Communications

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ADAA 2015 Identity
by Dani Wolf

The Judges

Your entry will be reviewed by an international panel of professionals from a variety of design disciplines.

Meet the judges ›

See the judges in action.

Matteo Bologna
ADAA 2014 judge

Matteo Bologna

Creative director, Mucca Design

United States/Italy

Matteo Bologna is the founding partner and principal of Mucca Design, where he also serves as creative director.

Under his direction, the Mucca Design team has solved numerous design challenges and created uniquely successful work for a wide variety of companies like Shinsegae, Whole Foods, Victoria’s Secret, Barnes & Noble, Rizzoli, Starr Restaurants, Patina Restaurant Group, Adobe, and Target. His team designed the identities for a variety of now classic New York City destinations like Balthazar and Pastis.

Mucca’s work has also been widely recognized by industry publications, competitions, and exhibitions, including AIGA, Communication Arts, Eye, Graphis, HOW, PRINT, STEP, the Type Directors Club, and the Art Directors Club.

Matteo is the vice president of the Type Directors Club and a former board member of AIGA/NY. He frequently lectures about branding and typography around the world. His favorite color is not PMS 268, and his favorite typeface is not Arial.

Mucca Design

The Mentorship

Every student who enters the competition is eligible to be considered for a mentorship with a creative pro.

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