Core77 Design Awards Announces Appointment of Four Jury Teams

Core77 Design Awards Announces Appointment of Four Jury Teams

Launched to celebrate the richness of the design profession and its practitioners, the Core77 Design Awards has met with an overwhelming response, exceeding expectations with more than 1500 registrations within the first ten days. Registrants span the globe and include countries such as Egypt, South Korea, India, Belguim, Brazil, Nigeria and Australia.

Core77 announced a prestigious list of individuals from around the world, who will form the first four of a total of fifteen jury teams. The four jury teams will address the following areas: products/equipment; strategy/research; graphics/branding/identity; and transportation.

Products / Equipment

Julie Lasky (Jury Captain)
Editor of Change Observer

Team Members
Stephen Burks - Design Director of Readymade Projects
Zoe Coombes - Co-Founder & Principal of Cmmnwlth
Chris Hacker - Chief Design Officer at Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies
Maria Popova - Editor of Brain Pickings

Strategy / Research

Mark Vanderbeeken (Jury Captain)
Senior Partner at Experientia

Team Members
Monica Dalla Riva - European Design Center Manager, Consumer & Office Business at 3M
Kyung Hoon Lee - Head of Office at Samsung Design Milan, Samsung Electronics Co.
Eva Teruzzi - Director, Business R&D at Fiero Milano Spa
Lowie Vermeersch - Founder/Creative Directo at Granstudio and former Director of Design at Pininfarina

Graphics / Branding/identity

Steven Heller (Jury Captain)
Author/Writer and Co-Chair of the MFA Designer as Author Program at School of Visual Arts

Team Members
Arem Duplessis - Design Director at The New York Times
Mark Randall - Partner at Worldstudio
Paula Scher - Partner at Pentagram
Bonnie Siegler - Co-Founder of Number 17


Lars Larsen (Jury Captain)
CEO, Co-Founder and Creative Director of KiBiSi

Team Members
Peter Ingwersen - Founder of Noir
Nille Juul-Sorensen - Associate Director and Architect M.A.A. at Arup
Frederik Ottesen - Facilitator at Solar Flight
Jens Martin Skibsted - Founder of Biomega
Kristian Von Bengtson - Founder and Spacecraft Designer at Copenhagen Suborbitals