Riverside Museum trip

Friday, Jul. 29th 2011

In the morning, at Kelvingrove Gallery, members enjoyed an informative talk by Paul Weston, the design manager at the new Riverside Transport Museum. Members then spent the afternoon at the Riverside, where they were able to experience first hand the result of  the detailed design planning that went into the project.

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2011 Award Winners Announced

Tuesday, Jun. 7th 2011


The winners were presented with their awards at a ceremony on 3 June at the Apex City Hotel in Edinburgh. The winners are as follows;

Best Design for Print

Winner: Kelly Connelly, Falkirk Council

Wee Reads

Runners up

Stephen Malaney, South Lanarkshire

Routes around Roots

Su Nicoll, Dundee City Council

Railway Map

Andrew Forteath, Renfrewshire Council


Alan Rafferty, Renfrewshire Council

Cultural Startegy Consultation

Best Typography

Winner:Suzi Ridley, Edinburgh Council

Untold Stories

Runner up

Andrew Forteath, Renfrewshire Council


Best In-house Photographer

Winner: Steve Wyper, Scottish Borders Council

Best Corporate ID/Branding

Winner: Stuart Moir, Falkirk Council

Take the Right Route

Runners up

Alan Rafferty, Renfrewshire Council

Gateway to the Games

Tricia Robertson, East Renfrewshire Council

Rouken Glen Park Logo

Best 3D/Display

Winner: Jacqi Duffus, Glasgow Museums

Dali Display

Runner up

Su Nicoll, Dundee City Council

Camperdown Signage

Best Use of Illustration

Winner: Fife Council (illustrator Adrian B McMurchie)

Kirkcaldy Shop Window Project

Runners up

Simon Goundry, Edinburgh Council

Recycling leaflets

Stuart Moir, Falkirk Council

Green Dog Walkers

Best New Media/Technological


Winner: South Lanarkshire

Online Print Shop

Runner up

Scott Trent/Gareth Jones. North Lanarkshire

Active April

Best Cost-effective Design for Print

Winner: Scottish Borders Council

What’s On

Runners up

Liz Taylor, Dundee City Council

Cultural Strategy

Alan Rafferty, Renfrewshire Council

Consultation Toolkit

Designer of the Year

Falkirk Council Design Team

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Creative Exchange Awards 2011- Edinburgh

Wednesday, May. 4th 2011

The 2011 Awards will take place on 3 June at the Apex City Hotel, Grassmarket, Edinburgh. We will have our AGM in the morning, starting at 11am. In the afternoon we will have a presentation by Ben Morris, illustrator. The awards will take place at 2pm.

Posted by David White