2017 AIGA Chicago Awards Celebration

Online tickets sales for this event will close at 12pm on April 13. Tickets will be available at the door at 6pm the night of the event.


2017 AIGA Chicago Awards Celebration
On April 13th, we’ll gather at Loft on Lake to honor this year’s recipients of the 2017 AIGA Chicago Awards—an unparalleled group of talent that has enhanced the profession, impact and culture of design in Chicago. We’re recognizing designers, companies, and organizations whose work strives to unite all ages, disciplines, races, income, genders, and perspectives in the design community, reduce violence in Chicago, and bolster K-12 design education.

Join us for a night of drinks, light bites, and celebratory cheers.

The Fellow Award
Carlos Segura

The Corporate Leadership Award
Cards Against Humanity

The Above & Beyond Award
Kelly Knaga

The Emerging Designer Award
Jenna BlazevichSophia Brown, and Alex Sheyn

6 to 7 PM — Mix, mingle and celebrate
7 PM — Presentation
Beverages and appetizers will be served. We'll be dressed in our best cocktail attire and hope you will be too.

Ticket Pricing
$15 Student Members
$30 AIGA Members
$40 Non-Members 
Please consider joining AIGA to support our programs and initiatives.

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Special thanks to Buddy Boor & Katie Ingersoll, our AIGA Chicago Event Chairs, and to Ogilvy for the artwork.

AIGA Chicago is proud to partner with Loft on Lake, the quintessential Chicago event venue and photography studio. Owners Cher and Steve Garrett also own KGADesign and GarrettPhotographic, established branding, design and photography firms. Their children, Jessica, designer and Evan, cinematographer follow along in the families creative path.

The Garrett's are committed to the local creative community, have mentored design and photography students and supported individual artists and philanthropic causes through access to the Loft on Lake platform. 

When & Where
Thu, Apr 13, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM CDT
Loft on Lake
1366 West Lake Street
Chicago, IL 60607