Sunday, May 11, 2008
2008's Second Place Winner
DESIGNER Anthony Cruz
SCHOOL American Academy of Art
MAJOR Graphic Design
INSTRUCTOR Carol Luc
INTERNSHIP WON New York
What was the biggest challenge in creating your entry?
My biggest challenge was narrowing my ideas into one composition.
What was your inspiration in creating your entry?
My inspiration started from the Kanye West video “The Good Life.” While I continued to work on it, inspiration came from the 1980s style in general.
Do you participate in any publication- or design-related campus activities?
I am generally too busy with my studio work to do any publication/design-related campus activities. However, I do submit my pieces into any gallery showings the school exhibits.
What are your favorite magazines?
My favorite magazine are CMYK, PRINT, and Alarm.
What do you want to do while in New York for your internship?
While interning in New York, I hope to visit Central Park and possibly catch a Yankees game at Yankee Stadium.
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