GD Senior Kilburn Takes Illustration Prize

Fri 15 Apr 2016 — Senior graphic design student Eric Kilburn took first prize in Grand Circle Gallery’s 5th Annual Student Travel Poster Design Competition. The travel poster assignment and competition is part of SASD professor Rick McCollum’s Illustration class.

Based on the assignment — to capture the essence of the chosen destination’s culture — the judges selected the top four posters, after careful review.
Grand Circle says: It is a pleasure to announce that the winners are…

1st Prize $1,000 – Eric Kilburn, University of Bridgeport
for Maasai culture/The Best of Kenya & Tanzania

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2nd Prize $500 – Keagan Mahoney, Massachusetts College of Art and Design
for Han Chinese culture/China & the Yangtze River

3rd Prize $350 – Graeme Burke, Bridgewater State University
for Maori culture/Pure New Zealand

4th Prize $250 – William Montealegre, Lasell College
for Quechua culture/Real Affordable Peru

Grand Circle will host the winners, all entrants and professors at a reception at on Thursday 28 April 2016 at Grand Circle Travel, 347 Congress Street, Boston MA 02210.

Congratulations to the winners and especially to Eric!

Written by sasd