The tenth anniversary of the Mohawk Show, which celebrates the work of designers and printers around the world, received a record number of entries this year. With all of the excellent work — ranging from identity systems and annual reports to greeting cards, college catalogs, magazines, and books —we’re finding it increasingly more difficult each year to only choose five Best of Show winners, but here they are.
The Mohawk Show 10 Best of Show winners are:
23 East 22nd Street: OMA/Rem Koolhaas Presentation Kit, designed by New York-based Lipman design firm for Slazer Enterprises and printed by The Hennegan Company, Burbridge Inc., and Utley’s Inc. on Mohawk Options Vellum True White 96, 65 cover/176 gsm.
CSPD 2008 Annual Report, designed by Canadian-based WAX design firm for the Calgary Society for Persons with Disabilities and printed by Blanchette Press on Mohawk Options, Smooth, True White 69, 80 text/118 gsm.
Children’s Medical Research Institute 2006/2007 Annual Report, designed by Sydney-based design firm, The Glass House, for the Children’s Medical Research Institute and printed by Burwood Press on Mohawk Opaque, Smooth, White, 100 cover/270 gsm, 80 text/118 gsm.
Otis College of Art and Design Graduate Viewbook, designed by ALT Design in Los Angeles and Still Room, Los Angeles, California, for Otis College of Art and Design and printed by Typecraft Wood & Jones on Mohawk Via Smooth 100% PC Cool White 80 cover/216 gsm and Mohawk Options, Smooth, Bright White, 100 text/148 gsm.