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3 Iranian graphic designers selected for German competition
Date: July 3
Source: Tavoos & Tehran Times

3 Iranian graphic designers, Maryam Khaleghi Yazdi, Payam Abdolsamadi and Mehdi Pouryan are among 30 selected artists of Mut Zur Wut 2012, a German poster competition.

Khaleghi Yazdi was recognized for her two posters entitled “Chernobyl’s Gift” and “Don’t Leave Your Kid in the Virtual World”.

The winners were announced last week. The works were selected from 1475 posters created by 935 participants from 56 countries.

The selected works will be on display at Heidelberg and Mannheim galleries in exhibitions that will run from July 25 until August 25.

The “Mut zur Wut” (Courage to rage) is a competition which gives designers the opportunity to create a poster on a theme of their choice.