Design Overview in Tirana came in its 3rd edition in a four hour conference held in Tirana capital on November 15th. The event gathered together the most prominent and renowned Albanian designers as well as guests designers from London, Italy and Austria.
As said in the events’ description, “its vision is to create a strong design community and to educate, inspire and motivate the creativity in Albania”. The organizers aim to enhance the cooperation in joint projects between Albanian and foreign designers, with the purpose to bring the newest tendencies by the most professional design studios in the world to Albania.
The visual communication is a very important communication manner and it should be given its importance by improving it. Design Overview Tirana annual conference, organized by Renato Tata (currently Head Creative Director @ Ogilvy & Mather Albania.), has now become a tradition in Albania.
The speakers of the conference were as following:
Kleidi Eski (Tirana)
He is a motion designer with a focus in blending different disciplines into a variety of products ranging from album artworks to animated installations. His favorite part of the job is when quick pencil sketches end up in sophisticated software and when some of his works fall in the confusing border between art and design.
Tabi Aziri (Skopje)
Tabi Aziri is an Albanian roots designer living in Skopje. He has been awarded as the winning graphic designer at Y&R New Moment. Y&R New Moment was awarded as the Agency of the Year 2014 at Golden Drumm Festival.
Rejane Dal Bello (London)
Multi-Awarded London based Brazilian Designer that has studied under Milton Glaser (I<3NY), and has worked for top design agencies such as: Studio Dumbar Rotterderdam and Wolff Olins London. Rejane teaches Graphic Design and Creative Process on BA and MA level at St Joost Art school.
Screenagers is a full-service agency that works for Coca-Cola, Siemens, Ford, Nokia, Microsoft, WWF, KRAFT, Paramount, etc. Their works have been awarded in many international competitions and events, such as New York Festival, Clio Awards, Eurobest, European Design Awards, RedDot Award, etc.
Studio FM Milano (Milan)
The studio is a member of the European Design Leaders (an exclusive/élite club). Their works have been awarded and presented in various international events and competitions.
Photo credits: DOiT