Qing Zhao, China (2010)
Zhao Qing is a member of Alliance Graphique Internationale, He graduated from Nanjing University of the Arts in 1988 and became an art designer of books in Phoenix Science Press Company...Read full biography
The 3 letters of AGI are displayed in regular geometric shapes, with lines by both sides curving inwards and spaces between the layers, to form bamboo joints. In Chinese culture, bamboo simbolizes man of virtue.From the top to the bottom, the bamboo shoot is consisted of the 3 letters of AGI, cutting right to the overall design concept, while visualizing the spirit of the theme.
Zhao Qing is a member of Alliance Graphique Internationale, He graduated from Nanjing University of the Arts in 1988 and became an art designer of books in Phoenix Science Press Company.He founded the Fa Design Studio in 1996 and established Hanqingtang Design Co., Ltd. in 2000. Since then, he has been the Design Director of his company, starting his practice and exploration in graphic design. In 2007, He was invited to hold individual exhibition 07/70 of posters and hold a exhibition about "Always have in hand" in Beijing, Nanjing and Chengtu In 2012 and 2014. He is now a guest professor of Nanjing University of the Arts, dedicated to the education of graphic design. His personal graphic design works have been selected by almost all worldwide influential graphic design competition and exhibitions, and also won many international graphic design awards, including New York ADC, TDC, One Show Design, D&AD, Red dot, IF, Golden Bee, Tokyo TDC, GDC,DFA and Gold.