Behance Portfolio Review Weekby Laura Cibilich on 17/05/2013
Last night Yoobee School of Design in Auckland hosted the Behance portfolio review, a chance for students and graduates to connect and get feedback on their creative work. These events happen in cities around the world throughout the week. With over 40 attendees there was mingling, networking and drinks, followed by a short welcome, then 60 minutes of portfolio reviews held in a friendly, discussion format with industry professionals.
The industry professionals were: Manuel Payan (Interbrand), Josh Yap (A Plus Design), Gary Richards (Jag Creative), Louise Kellerman (Design Assembly), Laura Cibilich (Designstein), Dan MacKinnon (Benefitz), Greg Straight (Greg Straight Art & Design), Yudisht Rajkoomar (Yudisign).
Following the format of the worldwide events, the top four portfolios of the night, were awarded coins, as well as many other “appreciate” stickers handed out. The top four Behance appreciation award ‘coin’ winners, awarded by the industry panel were: Samuel Pillidge, Jessica Holdaway, Ha Shin Jung and Veronica Cordero.
Photography by Raymond McKay.