Huge success for Animation, Games Art and Design, Graphic Communication, Graphic Design and Illustration students in D&AD New Blood Awards 2020

Huge success for Animation, Games Art and Design, Graphic Communication, Graphic Design and Illustration students in D&AD New Blood Awards 2020

A total of 18 students across five courses have won either yellow, graphite or wood pencils in the annual D&AD New Blood Awards.

The awards, held each year, celebrate and recognise creative excellence to new graduates across the world. Real briefs are set by real clients for students to respond to using their creative specialism, and are judged by a variety of industry professionals.

All pencil winners are featured in the D&AD Annual and are invited to the New Blood Awards Ceremony, as well as receiving a coveted pencil trophy per team. 

We are so proud of our winning students – congratulations! See the full list of winners below.

D&AD New Blood Awards logo - a total of 16 NUA students won pencils at the annual awards

Yellow pencil winners:

Marianne Skinner Cassidy, BA (Hons) Games Art and Design

Ethan Brown & Ben Chamberlain, BA (Hons) Graphic Design

Emma-Louise Hannaway & Rosie Bebber, BA (Hons) Graphic Design

Erin Ruane & Ella Flood, BA (Hons) Graphic Design

Graphite pencil winners:

Alkinoos Koutsantonakis, BA (Hons) Animation, Will Howe, BA (Hons) Animation & Regina Salviato, BA (Hons) Illustration

Jamie Greengrass, BA (Hons) Graphic Communication

Kirsty McKinlay, BA (Hons) Graphic Communication

Wood pencil winners:

Valeria Graff, BA (Hons) Games Art and Design

Irina Conzas & Jill Dack, BA (Hons) Graphic Design

Billy Nhiwatiwa, BA (Hons) Graphic Design

Tom Horbury & Tom Rogers, BA (Hons) Graphic Communication