9. February 2022

Joseph Binder Award for Graph­ic Design and Illustration

This year, designaustria is holding the international Joseph Binder Award (JBA22) for graphic design and illustration for the 16th time. The graphic design of the competition comes from the Vienna-based studio HammerAlbrecht. Under the motto "Let's celebrate the creative process," they are bringing Joseph Binder's visual language into the new digital age.

Designers, illustrators, agencies and students from all over the world are invited to submit their works realized between 2020 and today until April 15, 2022.

The submissions will be reviewed by an international jury in thirteen categories: Corporate Design, Communication Design, Information Design, Type Design, Poster Design, Edition Design, Packaging Design, Screen Design, Book Illustration, Media Illustration, Advertising Illustration, Illustration in Other Applications, and Design Fiction (i.e., non-commissioned projects, student projects, and concepts).

Registration by February 28, 2022, will benefit from a 10 percent discount on the entry fee.

Trophies in gold, silver and bronze will be awarded in all categories. In the special Design Fiction category, cash prizes totaling 10,000 euros will be awarded. To honor particularly excellent work, the Henry Steiner Prize will be awarded again this year.

The winners will be announced in November 2022.