SPD GALA: Live From New York

SPD GALA: Live From New York

If you can't make it to the 45th ANNUAL SPD GALA, stay tuned right here for updates live from Cipriani's Wall Street.

And don't forget to come by POUND & PENCE after the show.

UPDATE: The Society of Publication Designers is proud to announce the Gold and Silver Medal Winners of our 45th Annual Magazine Design competition held this past January. A total of 47 Gold Medals and 44 Silver Medals for Design, Photography, Illustration and Digital work were presented at the Awards Gala Friday night, May 7th, hosted by PUB 45 Co-chairs Debra Bishop, Creative Director of More and Casey Tierney, Photo Director at Real Simple. The full list (pdf) of all the medal winners is available here

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5:30 The stage is set. See you for cocktails in an hour.


7:25 We've got a full house.

7:38 Show is about to start.

7:44 SPD prez Casey Tierney and competition co-chair Deb Bishop are introducing the event....

7:47 FRED WOODWARD, PUB 26 Co-Chair is presenting the STUDENT AWARDS

PHOTOGRAPHY  
WINNER: KELSEY WOLF, THIRD PLACE 
WINNER: YUSUKE SUZUKI, SECOND PLACE 
WINNER: NATHANAEL TURNER, FIRST PLACE

DESIGN  
WINNER: DEREK ENG, THIRD PLACE 
WINNER: KYLE LEWIS, SECOND PLACE 
WINNER: ELLIOT STOKES, FIRST PLACE, and winner of THE ADOBE SCHOLARSHIP IN HONOR OF B.W. HONEYCUTT 

That's it for students. Next are the COVER AWARDS...

ILLUSTRATION: COVER AWARDS finalists are...  
The FADER 
Golf Digest 
The New York Times Magazine 
The New York Times Magazine
Rolling Stone

SILVER MEDAL winner is:  
The New York Times Magazine
Design Director Arem Duplessis
Designer Ian Allen
Illustrator Zohar Lazar
Deputy Art Director Gail Bichler  

GOLD MEDAL winner is: 
The New York Times Magazine
Design Director Arem Duplessis 
Deputy Art Director Gail Bichler
Designer Leo Jung
Illustrator Thomas Doyle
Director of Photography Kathy Ryan
Photo Editor Luise Stauss
Photographer Tom Schierlitz  

ACCEPTING: AREM DUPLESSIS

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PHOTOGRAPHY: COVER AWARDS 
Medal Finalists are:
IL - Intelligence in Lifestyle 
New York
The New York Times Magazine
The New York Times Magazine 

SILVER MEDAL  winner is...
W
Creative Director Dennis Freedman
Design Director Edward Leida
Art Director Nathalie Kirsheh
Designer Nathalie Kirsheh
Photographer Chuck Close  

GOLD MEDAL winner is...
The New York Times Magazine
Design Director Arem Duplessis
Deputy Art Director Gail Bichler  Director of Photography Kathy Ryan
Photo Editor Kira Pollack
Photographer Paolo Pellegrin
  
ACCEPTING: AREM DUPLESSIS, KATHY RYAN   


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DESIGN: COVER AWARDS 
Medal finalists are...
CUT - Leute machen Kleider 
Elle (UK) 
New York 
New York
The New York Times Magazine 
T, The New York Times Style Magazine  Medal Finalist ID# 013
Texas Monthly 
WIRED  

SILVER MEDAL  winner is...
The New York Times Magazine
Design Director Arem Duplessis
Deputy Art Director Gail Bichler
Designer Leo Jung
Illustrator Thomas Doyle
Director of Photography Kathy Ryan
Photo Editor Luise Stauss
Photographer Tom Schierlitz  

GOLD MEDAL  winner is... 
New York
Design Director Chris Dixon
Art Director Randy Minor
Designer Chris Dixon
Illustrator Darrow
Director of Photography Jody Quon  

ACCEPTING: CHRIS DIXON

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Now presenting, DEBRA BISHOP & FLORIAN BACHLEDA, PUB 38 Co-Chairs
 
Now the EDUCATIONAL/INSTITUTIONAL and TRADE/CORPORATE AWARDS

DESIGN: INSTITUTIONAL/EDUCATIONAL  
Medal Finalists are...
IEEE Spectrum
U of T Magazine 
U of T Magazine  

SILVER MEDAL  winner is...
U of T Magazine
Creative Directors Claire Dawson, Fidel Peña
Designer Clarie Dawson
Illustrator Tamara Shopsin 

GOLD MEDAL winner is...
IEEE Spectrum
Art Directors Mark Montgomery, Michael Solita
Designer Michael Solita
Illustrator Sean McCabe
Photo Editor Randi Silberman
Photographer Joshua Dalsimer
 
ACCEPTING: MARK MONTGOMERY, MICHAEL SOLITA    

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PHOTOGRAPHY: CORPORATE/TRADE PUBLICATIONS AWARDS
Medal finalists are...
Earnshaw's 
Footwear Plus 
Hemispheres 
Ud & Se 
Ud & Se
 
SILVER MEDAL
Footwear Plus
Creative Director Nancy Campbell
Art Director Trevett McCandliss
Designer Trevett McCandliss
Photographer Andrew Woffinden  

GOLD MEDAL
Ud & Se
Design Director Torsten Hogh Rasmussen
Photographer Casper Balslev
Editor-In-Chief Andreas Fugl Thøgersen  

ACCEPTING: TORSTEN HOGH RASMUSSEN

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DESIGN: TRADE/CORPORATE PUBLICATIONS AWARDS 
Medal Finalists are...
Earnshaw's 
GreenSource 
Moviemaker 
Moviemaker
Print

SILVER MEDAL
Moviemaker
Art Director Rob Hewitt
Designer Rob Hewitt   

GOLD MEDAL 
Moviemaker
Art Director Rob Hewitt
Designer Rob Hewitt  

ACCEPTING: ROB HEWITT

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...and now, the ILLUSTRATION AWARDS 

ILLUSTRATION: INFORMATION GRAPHICS AWARDS 
Medal Finalists are...
Architect 
GQ 
Maxim
WIRED  

SILVER MEDAL goes to...
Architect
Art Director Aubrey Altmann
Designer Marcy Ryan
Illustrator Catalogtree

GOLD MEDAL goes to...
WIRED
Creative Director Scott Dadich
Design Director Wyatt Mitchell
Art Director Maili Holiman
Designers Maili Holiman, Victor Krumennacher
Illustrator Siggi Eggertsson  

ACCEPTING: SCOTT DADICH

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ILLUSTRATION: PHOTO-ILLUSTRATION AWARDS
Medal Finalists are..
Condé Nast Portfolio 
The New York Times Magazine 
The New York Times Magazine 
Real Simple

SILVER MEDAL  goes to...
Condé Nast Portfolio
Design Director Robert Priest
Art Director Grace Lee
Designer Grace Lee
Illustrator Ji Lee
Director of Photography Karen Frank 

GOLD MEDAL goes to...
The New York Times Magazine
Design Director Arem Duplessis
Art Director Gail Bichler
Designer Leo Jung
Illustrator Thomas Doyle
Director of Photography Kathy Ryan
Photo Editor Luise Stauss
Photographer Tom Schierlitz  

ACCEPTING: AREM DUPLESSIS and KATHY RYAN

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ILLUSTRATION: SINGLE/SPREAD AWARDS 
Medal Finalists are...
Backpacker 
Esquire 
Esquire 
Mother Jones 
The New York Times Magazine 
Psychology Today

SILVER MEDAL winner is...
Backpacker
Design Director Matthew Bates
Illustrator Tomer Hanuka   

AWARD: GOLD MEDAL winner is...
Psychology Today
Creative Director Edward Levine
Illustrator Eddie Guy  

ACCEPTING: EDWARD LEVINE  

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ILLUSTRATION: STORY AWARDS 
Medal Finalist are...
The Boston Globe 
Complex 
Golf Digest 
The New York Times Magazine 
The New York Times Magazine

SILVER MEDAL winner is...
The Boston Globe
Design Director Dan Zedek
Art Director Chin Wang
Illustrator Jessica Hische

GOLD MEDAL goes to...
Golf Digest
Design Director Ken DeLago
Designer Ken DeLago
Illustrator Mark Ulriksen  

ACCEPTING: KEN DELAGO

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JOSH KLENERT is taking the stage to present the DIGITAL AWARDS 

Medal finalists are
CHOW.com 
CNN.com
GQ
The New York Times 
T, The New York Times Style Magazine   

SILVER MEDAL goes to...
CHOW.com
Creative Director Jeremy LaCroix
Designers Jackson Puff, Brenda Bitterlich
Director of Photography Christopher Rochelle
Front End Developers Marissa Marquez, Michael Downey
Java Chris Sanborn
Category Digital: Illustration

GOLD MEDAL to...
The New York Times
Design Directors Steve Duenes, Matthew Ericson
Designers Graham Roberts, Xaquin G.V., Ford Fessenden, Amy Schoenfeld, Sergio Peçanha
Category Digital: Rich Media / Infographics  

ACCEPTING: STEVE DUENES and MATTHEW ERICSON   

GOLD MEDAL, SITE OF THE YEAR (digital only)  
CNN.com
Creative Director Brian Ellis Martin
Design Director Jennifer Louis
Designers Kelly Byrom, Katherine Chase, Sophia Dengo, Matt Hunt, Ryan Kimball, David Muhlhausen, Bryan Perry, Rebecca Rolfe, Christian Sabyan, Matthew Suber, Ken Uzquiano  ACCEPTING: BRIAN ELLIS MARTIN   

GOLD MEDAL, SITE OF THE YEAR (digital with print) 
T, The New York Times Style Magazine
Creative Director David Sebbah
Art Director Christopher Martinez
Designer Heena Ko   
ACCEPTING: DAVID SEBBAH

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Now taking over the podium, DAVID ARMARIO and RICHARD BAKER, PUB 32 Co-Chairs

FEATURES: NON-CELEBRITY PROFILE AWARDS 

PHOTOGRAPHY: FEATURE, NON-CELEBRITY PROFILE (single/spread) AWARDS 
Medal finalists are...
ESPN The Magazine 
ESPN The Magazine
Fortune 
Popular Mechanics 
Real Simple 

SILVER MEDAL winner is...
Real Simple
Creative Director Janet Froelich
Design Director Cybele Grandjean
Director of Photography Casey Tierney
Photo Editor Casey Tierney
Photographer Jessica Todd Harper 

GOLD MEDAL goes to...
Fortune
Creative Director John Korpics
Designer Deanna Lowe
Director of Photography Mia Diehl
Photo Editor Armin Harris
Photographer Christopher Griffith
ACCEPTING: MIA DIEHL

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DESIGN: FEATURE, NON-CELEBRITY PROFILE (single/spread) AWARDS 
Medal Finalists are...
Atlanta 
Blender 
WIRED 

SILVER MEDAL goes to...
W
Design Director Edward Leida
Art Director Nathalie Kirsheh
Designer Nathalie Kirsheh
Photographer Marina Cicogna

GOLD MEDAL goes to...
W
Design Director Edward Leida
Art Director Nathalie Kirsheh
Designer Nathalie Kirsheh
Photographer David Sims  
ACCEPTING: NATHALIE KIRSHEH

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PHOTOGRAPHY: FEATURE, NON-CELEBRITY PROFILE (story) AWARDS 
Medal Finalists are...
ESPN The Magazine 
ESPN The Magazine 
The New York Times Magazine 
TIME

SILVER MEDAL winner is...
ESPN The Magazine
Creative Director Siung Tjia
Director of Photography Catriona Ni Aolain
Photo Editors Maisie Todd, Nancy Weisman

GOLD MEDAL goes to...
The New York Times Magazine
Design Director Arem Duplessis
Art Director Gail Bichler 
Deputy Art Director Leo Jung
Designer Hilary Greenbaum
Director of Photography Kathy Ryan
Photo Editors Kira Pollack, Kathy Ryan
Photographer Nadav Kander  
ACCEPTING: AREM DUPLESSIS and KATHY RYAN

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DESIGN: FEATURE, NON-CELEBRITY PROFILE (story) AWARDS
Medal Finalists are..
Best Life
GQ 
WIRED 
WIRED Italy

SILVER MEDAL winner is...
GQ
Design Director Fred Woodward
Designers Thomas Alberty, Bryan Christie Design
Director of Photography Dora Somosi
Photo Editor Emily Blank
Photographer Zachary Scott

GOLD MEDAL goes to...
WIRED
Creative Director Scott Dadich
Design Director Wyatt Mitchell
Art Director Margaret Swart
Designer Margaret Swart
Photo Editor Carolyn Rauch
Photographer Dan Winters  
ACCEPTING: SCOTT DADICH

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Now, the FEATURE: CELEBRITY/ENTERTAINMENT PROFILE AWARDS

PHOTOGRAPHY: FEATURE, CELEBRITY/ENTERTAINMENT PROFILE (single/spread) AWARDS
Medal Finalists are...
GQ 
New York 
The New Yorker 
Vanity Fair

SILVER MEDAL goes to...
GQ
Design Director Fred Woodward
Designer Chelsea Cardinal
Director of Photography Dora Somosi
Photographer Terry Richardson
Creative Director Jim Moore

GOLD MEDAL to... 
New York
Design Director Chris Dixon
Director of Photography Jody Quon
Photo Editor Lea Golis
Photographer Mary Ellen Mark  
ACCEPTING: CHRIS DIXON and JODY QUON

DESIGN: FEATURE, CELEBRITY/ENTERTAINMENT PROFILE (single/spread) AWARDS 
Medal Finalists are...
Blender 
GQ 
GQ 
The New York Times Magazine

SILVER MEDAL goes to...
GQ
Design Director Fred Woodward
Designer Chelsea Cardinal
Director of Photography Dora Somosi
Photo Editor Krista Prestek
Photographer Mark Seliger

GOLD MEDAL to...
GQ
Design Director Fred Woodward
Designer Chelsea Cardinal
Illustrator Chelsea Cardinal
Director of Photography Dora Somosi
Photo Editor Justin O'Neill
Photographer Terry Richardson  
ACCEPTING: FRED WOODWARD

PHOTO: FEATURE, CELEBRITY/ENTERTAINMENT PROFILE (story) AWARDS

Medal finalists are...
GQ 
The New York Times Magazine 
T, The New York Times Style Magazine 
Vanity Fair 

SILVER MEDAL goes to...
W
Creative Director Dennis Freedman
Design Director Edward Leida
Art Director Nathalie Kirsheh
Designer Edward Leida
Photographer Steven Klein

GOLD MEDAL to...
The New York Times Magazine
Design Director Arem Duplessis
Art Director Gail Bichler 
Deputy Art Director Leo Jung
Designers Hilary Greenbaum, Cathy Gilmore-Barnes, Ian Allen
Director of Photography Kathy Ryan
Photo Editor Kira Pollack
Photographer Paolo Pellegrin  
ACCEPTING: AREM DUPLESSIS and KATHY RYAN

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DESIGN: FEATURE, CELEBRITY/ENTERTAINMENT PROFILE (story) AWARDS
GQ 
GQ
The New York Times Magazine
Nylon 
WIRED

SILVER MEDAL to...
GQ
Design Director Fred Woodward
Designer Anton Ioukhnovets
Director of Photography Dora Somosi
Photo Editor Krista Prestek
Photographer Mark Seliger

GOLD MEDAL to... 
WIRED
Creative Director Scott Dadich
Design Director Wyatt Mitchell
Art Director Maili Holiman
Designers Maili Holiman, Carl DeTorres, Walter C. Baumann
Illustrator Jason Lee
Photo Editor Carolyn Rauch
Photographer Dan Winters  
ACCEPTING: SCOTT DADICH   

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more results to come: See Part 2


[Updated: 05.7.10]
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  • Josh Klenert

    Contrats on the silver award

  • Jeremy LaCroix

    I can't wait to check it out on Friday afternoon PST since I'm stuck on the west coast.

    Thanks for putting up this feed!

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