2022 Joseph Binder Award
Explore design excellence at the 2022 Joseph Binder Award, a global competition by Design Austria celebrating innovative graphic design.
Since 1996, this prestigious contest honors Joseph Binder, an Austrian design trailblazer.
Named after Joseph Binder, the award spotlights global innovation in visual communication.
Globally celebrate creativity with Joseph Binder Award, recognizing outstanding achievements in graphic design and illustration.
Honor Joseph Binder’s legacy in an acclaimed international design and illustration competition, tracing the evolution of visual communication.
Joseph Binder Award sets benchmarks, highlighting social, cultural, and economic markers, encouraging improved standards in graphic design.
The award honors existing work exhibiting design excellence, playing a vital role in celebrating and promoting outstanding graphic design.
Celebrate and promote superior design quality with Joseph Binder Award, setting high industry standards in graphic design and illustration.
ELIGIBILITY Joseph Binder Award 2022
Joseph Binder Award invites graphic designers, illustrators, and design students worldwide to submit unlimited entries from 2020 onwards.
This inclusive approach fosters a global exchange of ideas, encouraging innovation in the diverse world of design.
Above all, the award aims to cultivate creativity and excellence in graphic design and illustration globally.
Joseph Binder Award 2022
- Joseph Binder Award 2022 showcases excellence in Graphic Design across categories like Corporate, Communication, Information, and Poster Design.
- From Corporate to Screen Design, explore diverse categories in Joseph Binder Award 2022, recognizing outstanding achievements in Graphic Design.
- Discover excellence in Graphic Design at Joseph Binder Award 2022 across categories such as Corporate, Communication, Information, and Poster Design.
- Explore Joseph Binder Award 2022’s Graphic Design categories, celebrating excellence in Corporate, Communication, Information, Type, Poster, Editorial, Packaging, and Screen Design.
- Joseph Binder Award 2022 spans Graphic Design categories: Corporate, Communication, Information, Type, Poster, Editorial, Packaging, and Screen Design.
Boost engagement with media illustrations designed for periodicals, newspapers, and beyond.
Amplify your brand with commercial illustrations tailored for advertising and media impact.
Explore diverse applications with illustrations for animations, games, storyboards, and more.
DESIGN FICTION (special category)
Unpublished works, independent projects, unrealized concepts, school projects, etc.
in all graphic design and illustration disciplines Works to be entered in several categories must be registered separately for each category.
This competition assesses exclusively works in the field of graphic design and illustration.
Two-stage jury (1. online jury, 2. offline jury)
In a first-round, the jury will rate all of the projects entered online.
Those projects scoring highest will subsequently have to be sent in the form of printed examples (if available) and be assessed physically at design forum Wien in July 2022.
The entrants have to register online at www.josephbinderaward.com
FEES AND PAYMENT
Join the competition at 115 euros, with reduced rates for members (90 euros) and students (55 euros). Additional entries cost 80 euros each, with discounts for members (65 euros) and students (40 euros).
*Members of the following, supporting partner organisations:
Allianz deutscher Designer (AGD)
Associazione Italiana Design della Comunicazione visiva (AIAP)
Alliance francaise des designers (AFD)
Bund deutscher Grafik-Designer (BDG)
Croatian Designers Association (HDD)
Swiss Graphic Designers (SGD)
Typographische Gesellschaft München (tgm)
Iranian Graphic Designer Network (IGDN)
typographische gesellschaft austria (tga)
typographische gesellschaft münchen (tgm)
Czech Union of Graphic Design (UGD)
The Association of Finnish Illustrators (Kuvittajat)
Vereinigung der slowakischen Illustratoren (ASIL)
Turkish Graphic Designers Association (GMK)
Association of Polish Graphic Designers (STGU)
Shenzhen Graphic Design Association (SGDA)
Japan Graphic Designers Association (JAGDA)
An impartial international jury, led by experts like Claudia Siebenweiber and Steven Heller, assesses entries in two rounds.
Joseph Binder Awards recognize excellence in graphic design and illustration across categories with gold, silver, and bronze trophies.
Design Fiction winners receive cash prizes: 1st place – 2,500 euros, 2nd place – 2,000 euros, 3rd place – 1,500 euros.
Outstanding entries earn Merit Awards and catalog inclusion. The jury may withhold or reallocate awards.
Results are announced in July 2022, detailing awards. Selected works must provide high-res images for catalog inclusion.
IGDN members enjoy reduced entry fees. Global graphic designers, illustrators, agencies, and students welcome in the 2022 Joseph Binder Award.