BA Graphic Design Communication students from across the first, second and third years have been celebrating their success at internationally-recognised awards this week.  The course boasts six winners of this year’s D&AD New Blood Pencil and five Youth Creative Network (YCN) Award winners.  Congratulations to all of the students involved!

D&AD New Blood Award Winners

The D&AD New Blood Awards are one of the most prestigious industry accolades that any student, graduate or under 24 can hope to achieve. Entrants are invited to respond to industry standard briefs set by global brands and, as the New Blood website states: “Winning a New Blood Pencil is an instant validation of your talent.”

Flo Fairweather: Biscuits

flo fairweather dandad
http://www.dandad.org/awards/new-blood/2015/vice-15-seconds-of-pure-vice/2665/biscuits/

Lily Biswell: Blades

lily Biswell dandad
http://www.dandad.org/awards/new-blood/2015/vice-15-seconds-of-pure-vice/2662/blades/

Danielle Field: Britannia Icon

danielle field dandad
http://www.dandad.org/awards/new-blood/2015/vice-15-seconds-of-pure-vice/2663/britannia-icon/

Stella Murphy: Vice Television

stella murphy dandad
http://www.dandad.org/awards/new-blood/2015/vice-15-seconds-of-pure-vice/2664/vice-television/

Andrew Morris: Coven Girl

andy morris dandad
http://www.dandad.org/awards/new-blood/2015/i-d/2816/coven-girl/

Alice Lees: What you see is what you get

Alice Lees Dandad
http://www.dandad.org/awards/new-blood/2015/i-d/2793/what-you-see-is-what-you-get-aint-no-hidden-agender/

YCN Award Winners:

The YCN Awards invite students from across Europe to respond to a specially curated selection of live creative briefs from companies such as Santander, Interflora and Save the Children.  Entries are judged by the organisations behind each brief.

  • ITV2: Jack Colidcut
  • Moo: Alice Sandwell
  • Moo: Polina Hohonova
  • Yorkshire Tea :Charley Bailey
  • Yorkshire Tea: Joshua Arnold

Interested in studying Graphic Design? Find out more on the course page of the website.

You can see more from our graduating students at the Chelsea Undergraduate Summer Show 2015 from 19– 27 June. Find out more about the show on our website.

See more from the course on the BA Graphic Design Communication blog.