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Sybil Shiddell

I, Italy

Community Manager

Member since June 09, 2011


    Communication, Communication Design


    api – anonima petroli italiana S.p.A., Italian leading company in the oil and energy industry, is looking for graphic designers to be involved in the creation of the new layout of IP’s CartaMaxima, a fuel card devoted to Companies and Business fleets. CartaMaxima is not just a simple fuel card, but a world of services and benefits devoted to commercial vehicles users and company fleet drivers. A new value-in-use, that the card must tell through a brand new design.

    Designers are asked to create the new layout of CartaMaxima, a layout able to express to its target market its new value-in-use and international positioning. api asks designers to develop n° 2 layout proposals:

    • One of free invention in colours, mood and lettering.
    • One that have to recall the current visual, using the same color coding and lettering.


    • 1° Prize: €1.500

    As well as the cash prize, the winning proposal could become the OFFICIAL LAYOUT of IP’s CartaMaxima.

    Find all the details and the official brief on

    Contest ends on March the 13th 2012, 23.59 (Italian time).

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    Campus Mentis is an Italian project promoted by the Italian Ministry of Youth Development and founded with the goal of developing the cooperation between institutions, companies and talented young people. Campus Mentis is aimed at creating real career opportunities into high-skilled labor market, by concretely forming the ruling class of the near future.

    That’s why, for its communication campaign, Campus Mentis wants to involve young creative talents in the creation of its new graphic identity.

    Build the BRAND IDENTITY of Campus Mentis, showing its corporate image through:

    • Below the line material: letterhead, envelopes, business cards, A4 folders.
    • Web Products: website homepage, newsletter, social marketing tools (custom pages on Facebook and Twitter).

    Read all the details and join the contest on


    • 1° prize: €4,000
    • 2° prize: €1,000

    Campus Mentis will select 2 proposals. The graphic identity that will win the first prize will be used for the marketing campaign, on below the line materials and online products.

    Ends on July 20th 2011, 23.59 (Italian time).

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    SMOKING, the European cult brand of smoking papers and lighters, is looking for unconventional, extravagant and shocking ideas for its new lighters. Create and submit a collection of 8 graphic designs & illustrations to be displayed on lighters, using your unconventional and shocking fantasy.

    Look at all the details and get the download kit on


    • First Prize: €1.200
    • Second Prize: € 600
    • Shicon Picks: € 200 EACH for Shicon's special 5 favorites + presence in Shicon’s Best Of area.


    • Ends on July the 20th 2011, 23.59 Italian time
    • The first prize is in Euro € but it will be converted from your bank in your currency, so not a problem!

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My Interests

  • Industrial Design
  • Environmental Design
  • Communication Design
  • Fashion Design
  • Audio/Visual Design