Monday 13.06.2016
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Amazing success for ECAL on the occasion of the Swiss Design Awards 2016 with 7 graduates awarded on a total of 10 prizes – 13 with the Fashion category (not taught at ECAL). ECAL also had 23 graduates on the 43 finalists. And congratulations to Sylvain Croci-Torti who won one of the Swiss Art Awards. The SDA winners are:

Graphic Design (2/3): Alice Franchetti (BA Graphic Design), Teo Schifferli (BA Graphic Design)

Photography (4/4): Simone Cavadini (BA Photography), Laurence Rasti (BA Photography), Etienne Malapert (BA Photography), Manon Wertenbroek (BA Photography)

Products and Objects (1/2): Christophe Guberan (BA Industrial Design)

Winners can choose between a cash prize of CHF 25,000 (each) or the opportunity to train at selected, prestigious design firms and independent studios abroad.

The other ECAL graduates selected for the final round were: Jacques-Aurélien Brun, Sandra Carrera, Carlo Clopath, Emmanuel Crivelli, Stéphane Delgado, Vincent Devaud, Maxime Guyon, Anna Heck, Thibault Jouvent, Lusa Marie, Jonas Marguet, Thomas Rousset & Charles Negre, Guadalupe Ruiz, Izet Sheshivari, Mugi Yamamoto

Swiss Design Awards 2016 | Opening and Award Ceremony (during Art Basel): 14 June 2016, 6pm

Ex­hi­bi­tion from 14 to 19 June 2016 – Hall 3 of the Messe Basel

www.swissdesignawards.ch and www.swissartawards.ch