Saturday November 18th, 2006

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
701 Mission St at 3rd
415 978 2700

Music By:
J.Boogie's Dubtronic Science
Om Records

Winner, Lily Lin - Apple 13" MacBook
Finalist, Alejandro Chavetta - Wacom Intuos3 Tablet

Scott Dadich
Creative Director, Wired Magazine
Patricia Evangelista

Principal/Creative Director, Character
Jason Munn

Founder, The Small Stakes
Tim Alexander
Visual Effects Supervisor, Industrial Light and Magic
Stan Zienka
Design Director, Attik San Francisco


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Adobe Wacom Puma Karmaloop Crumpler Bags


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The Designs:

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Round One: "Deja Vu"

Lily Lin Alejandro Chavetta Alexander Lambert

Scott Barry

Luke Feldman Aaron Feiger Anthony Grant

Caio Lazzuri

The winning design by Lily Lin

Round Two:"Lost in Translation"

Lily Lin Alejandro Chavetta Alexander Lambert Scott Barry

Round Three: "One Too Many"

Lily Lin


Alejandro Chavetta    

The Contestants:

Lily Lin - WINNER!!!The Ordinary Kids | Raised by robots-friend for sale

Lily LinBorn on the Tropic Island of Formosa some 23 years ago, Lily was kidnapped by a flock of Canadian Geese en route for their summer vacation to Vancouver Island as a youngster. There she was raised by a family of raccoons where she learned their crafty ways. Discovered by a group of tree planters up north 5 months ago, she was brought to the Ordinary Kids Rehabilitation and Research Center in San Francisco for observation, where she is discovering the wonders of Google.

Alejandro ChavettaOfficial U.S. PlayStation Magazine

Alejandro Chavetta"Did you just call me Coltrane?"

Moved from Argentina to SF 10 years ago where for years worked as a barista, bartender , waiter and cow wrangler, until he graduated from SFSU. He's currently working as the Associate Art Director of the Official U.S. PlayStation Magazine. He still hopes to open a clown farm of his own.
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Alexander Berkeley LambertStray designer

Caio LazzuriIn the blue corner, weighing in at 165 pounds, Alex 'one click' Lambert! The 25 year-old son of a Gypsy family from the foggy California coast. Though not classically trained in the Ninjutsu arts of design and illustration he goes to battle in the holy land of pixel warriors and vector armies! Will Alex be able to vanquish his opponents armed only with his bare wit and slight knowledge of Aldus SuperPaint?

Scott Barry Birdstand | Ordinary Kids

Scott Barry"Scrape a whip"

14 year old Scott Barry enjoys spending much of his off time floating through spacial awareness in his 47' "art yacht", which on board houses 4 emotionally synchronized microwaves, a clock radio, advanced ludacris speed innerweb, and 1962-75 National Geographics. | |

Caio LazzuriAKQA

Caio Lazzuri"The idea is to remain in a state of constant departure while always arriving."
- Boat car guy, Waking Life

Constantly moving since 1979. Born in São Paulo, Brazil. Designing for the web since 1997. Worked for major brands in Latin america, Middle-East, Africa and now the US. O-1 Alien. Now specialized in interactive video/motion graphics. Moved to San Fran 2 months ago but it's already in love with it. Also in love with Music, Books, Movies, Vector Graphics, Motion Graphics, Girls, Parties and 65 Mustangs. Not necessarily in that order. Currently working for AKQA inc. | flickr |

Aaron FeigerPopJunkie Design

Aaron Feiger"Fake it till you make it"

By Day, Aaron works as an independent flash designer / developer for clients ranging from local bands to global advertising agencies. By night, when he's not enjoying the cheap thrills of bottom-shelf wine and reality television, you'll find him working with his girlfriend on new designs for their apparel / home-wares line, PopJunkie Design. |

Luke FeldmanFreelance

Luke FeldmanAll the way from the land downunder, Luke Feldman has sketched, rendered, animated and sculptured his way to the good ol' US of A. Plunging into the underground art and culture scene of San Francisco, Luke now finds himself, demonstrating his culinary expertise as an iron chef of the art world, at Cut and Paste!

Anthony Grant San Francisco

Anthony Grant"I start a picture and I finish it. I don't think about art while I work. I try to think about life."
­ basquiat

ABOUT ME: Born and raised in the Bronx, NY, currenty living in San Francisco CA, Anthony has worked in the field of graphic design for over a decade. Currently he is working on the release of the next issue of EYEON (the emerging arts journal). When he is not cutting and pasting, Mr. Grant can also be found cutting and scratching (DJing) at various clubs in SF. |