together some of the foremost leaders
in the field of biomedical sciences
to recognize outstanding achievement
by a promising scientist
aged 52 or younger
The Lurie Prize award ceremony is an event like no other and requires unique and exciting branding that rises to the level of this prestigious event.
This year, Zhijian “James” Chen, Ph.D. was honored for discovery of the cGAS enzyme and pathway and their unique role in immune and inflammatory response which are the catalyst for the critical immune response that defends the body against viruses, bacteria and tumors, but they also can inflict autoimmune disease.
The front and back of the invitation was kept simple with crisp white and ultra-modern holographic foil, but the invitation had a bit of a surprise inside. The top and bottom panels when pulled apart to reveal a stunning and colorful abstract illustration, announcing the name of the winner and information for the event.
WINNER: 2017 GDUSA Graphic Design Award
We were wowed
by the designs presented
to us by Pomp, as well as the creative
give and take between ourselves
and Pomp throughout
the process—very professional
Director of Advancement,
Foundation for the National Institutes of Health