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Chimera 2004 Winners

Magazines: Grand Prix: Przekrój (Poland)

Publisher: Edipresse Polska SA
Editor in Chief: Piotr Najsztub
Art Directors: Elżbieta & Bogdan Żochowscy
Good journalistic conceptualization and visualization. A magazine which combines high journalistic and design standards.

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Magazines: Overall Design: 2+3D (Poland)

Publisher: Foundation "Rzecz Piękna"
Editor in Chief: Czesława Frejlich
Layout Designers: Kuba Sowiński, Jacek Mrowczyk
Experimental yet functional typography; interesting and risky layouts. A lot of experimentation in a magazine which shows boldness in pushing the limits of design.

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Magazines: Overall Design: Kvadart (Serbia)

Publisher: Gras
Editor in Chief: Radomir Vukovic
Art Director: Radomir Vukovic
Designer: Gordana Milojevic
Photo Executive: Vladan Milisavljevic
Powerful in visual content and typography. An immense amount of thinking and work goes into this magazine. Superb craftsmanship. Content looks enormously rich because of variety in the layouts. Excellent use of spot color.

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Magazines: Overall Design: Pro Design (Belarussia)

Publisher: Belarusian Union of Designers
Editor in Chief: Dmitri Surski
Chief Designer: Andrey Gushcha
Designer: Dmitri Oganiessian
Editor: Vladimir Golubev
Unique format handled with great playfulness. Lively layouts despite a square format which makes this difficult. Superb integration of photos with text and typography.

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Magazines: Cover design: 2+3D (Poland)

Publisher: Foundation "Rzecz Piękna"
Editor in Chief: Czesława Frejlich
Layout Designers: Kuba Sowiński, Jacek Mrowczyk
Cover Designers: Zuzanna Czyż-Mazurkiewicz, Mirosław Adamczyk
Dramatic simplicity. The spareness of words and careful attention to art direction results in the graphic material itself making a bold statement.

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Magazines: Cover design: Forum (Poland)

Publisher: Polituka Đ Spółdzielnia Pracy
Editor in Chief: Jacek Mojkowski
Art Director: Małgorzata Śliwińska
Fun. Suprising. Uses a variety of media to make graphic statements. Effective use of photography as symbol; the magazine effectively turns photography into illustration.

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Magazines: Cover design: Laifstyle (Poland)

Publisher: Vindobona Development & Publishing
Editor in Chief: Kamila Kicińska
Creative Director: Michał Tokarz
Designers: Makszym Matuszewski, Gustaw Lange, Aleksander Lange
Photoeditor: Rafał Wielgus
Contemporary design which well-reflects the content. Added value to photographs by creative use of spot varnish. Interesting yet consistent typography; imaginative cropping of photographs; a bold logo.

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Magazines: Cover design: Zwierciadlo (Poland)

Publisher: Zwierciadło
Editor in Chief: Lucyna Olszewska
Art Director: Tomasz Misiek
Creative Director: Magda Oczachowska
Photoeditor: Magda Sobotka
Designer: Leszek Bielski
Achieves the increcible feat of consistently integrating logo with photographs. A unique style of photography for covers of a womenŐs magazine. Clean type carefully placed to not destroy elements of the photography.

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Magazines: Typography: 2+3D (Poland)

Publisher: Foundation "Rzecz Piękna"
Editor in Chief: Czesława Frejlich
Layout Designers: Kuba Sowiński, Jacek Mrowczyk
DTP: Wojciech Kubiena
Editor: Maciej Pawłowski
Very elegant, orderly and consistent, reflecting the magazines roots and mission as a design leader. A unique approach to use of type that is not necessarily classical but which adheres to a clear system.

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Magazines: Photography: Przekrój (Poland)

Publisher: Edipresse Polska SA
Editor in Chief: Piotr Najsztub
Art Directors: Elżbieta & Bogdan Żochowscy
Photographers: Przemysław Pokrycki/Reporter, Cristina Garcia Rodero/Agency VU
Big and bold use of photographs. Bringing back the value of the photo essay which has vanished from pages of most magazines. The photos speak to those of us even who cannot read the language.

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Magazines: Illustration: Przekrój (Poland)

Publisher: Edipresse Polska SA
Editor in Chief: Piotr Najsztub
Art Directors: Elżbieta & Bogdan Żochowscy
Illustrations: Marcin Maciejowski
A new way of presenting portraits; technique adds new value to the content Sense of a serious subject but with playful edge. Illustration used where you would expect a photograph.

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Magazines: Illustration: Visioon (Estonia)

Publisher: Aripaeva Kirjastuse AS
Editor in Chief: Igor Rotov
Art Director: Kairi Kalmann
Designers: Sverre Lasn, Kairi Kalmann<
Photographers: Meeli Kuttim, Julia-Maria Linna
Excellent example of photography used as illustration. Photography used to make a point, and done with enormous humor. ItŐs fun.

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Magazines: Redesign: Przekrój (Poland)

Publisher: Edipresse Polska SA
Editor in Chief: Piotr Najsztub
Art Directors: Elżbieta & Bogdan Żochowscy
Innovative and bold handling of headlines. A design which reclaims the magazineŐs historical profile yet is bold and fresh. Credible typography supports credibility of content. Fresh, experimental layouts.

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Magazines: New magazine launch: notes.na.6.tygodni (notes.for.6.weeks) (Poland)

Publisher: Foundation for New Culture BĘC Zmiana
Editor in Chief: Bogna Świątkowska
Stretches the definition of what a periodical can be. Unique in format, binding and showing good understanding of space, function and purpose

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Newspapers: Overall Design: Postimees (Estonia)

Publisher: Postimees
Editor in Chief: Tarmu Tammerk
Design Editor: Vahur Kalmre
Well-organized and well-reflecting the community it serves. Reflects community. Excellent use of typography in creating a classic look and feel.

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Newspapers: Front Page: Dziennik Bałtycki (Poland)

Publisher: Polskapresse o/Prasa Bałtycka
Editor in Chief: Maciej Siembieda
Art Director: Krzysztof Ignatowicz
Anyone who has guts to deconstruct a Picasso deserves an award. Creates an atmosphere of good feeling. Bold and surprising.

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Newspapers: Illustration: Aripaev (Estonia)

Publisher: Aripaeva Kirjastuse AS
Editor in Chief: Igor Rotov
Art Director: Kairi Kalmann
Designers: Margit Toovere
Photographer: Erik Prozes
Engaging. Effective mixing of various graphic elements into an elegant presentation.

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Newspapers: Feature page design: Tartu Postimees (Estonia)

Publisher: Postimees
Editor in Chief: Tarmu Tammerk
Page Editors: Ellen Laagus, Tiina Kama
Graphics artists: Artur Borissenko, Kaido Linde, Ivo Sokka
Senior Editor: Vahur Kalmre
Innovative, willing to take risks. Very surprising and sometimes turning things on their heads.

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Newspapers: Redesign of section: Puls Biznesu (Poland)

Publisher: Boninier Business Polska
Editor in Chief: Jarosław Sroka
Art Director: Jacek Utko
DTP: Tomasz Młynarski
Faithfully continues evolution at one of leading designed papers in region. Neat, clean, tidy, organized and well paced. Very clear. You know youŐre in a business environment.

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Portfolio: Tomasz Broda (Poland)

Illustrations for Slowo Polskie
Innovative, warm works which are warm in color and style. A fresh and playful style making interesting use of everyday items.

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Portfolio: Roll Studio (Poland)

Overall magazine designs for MacMag
Piotr Ciupinski, Kasia Słania, Paweł Jońca
Interesting format. The design makes something intriguing out of a boring, complex subject. Tasetful, well organized, friendly and invitive, creative. Covers show nice variety of approaches, but style is consistent.

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