MONTHLY ARCHIVES MAY 2012

The Greek Monsters Education Program

The LITTLE Greek Monsters

The Minotaur, the Cyclops, the Stymphalian Birds and more than twenty other monsters from the Greek mythology, are waiting for their little friends to play, have fun and share their remarkable stories!
Beetroot and the Benaki Museum, as part of The Greek Monsters exhibition, invite children from five to twelve years old, to a MONSTROUS educational program (!) in which the kids will be able to view the exhibition, play with the exhibits, learn the myths from specialist educators and design their own unique monsters that will be displayed at the Museum’s café for the whole duration of the exhibition.
Be(a)ware of the (little) Greek Monsters!

The little monsters educational program is on every Sunday (until 24/6/2012) at the Benaki Museum – Pireos St. Annex

Book your place by phone: +30 2103453111 (4)
Booking Times: Wednesday, Thursday & Sunday 10:00-18:00 and Friday & Saturday 10:00-22:00
First Little Monsters Team: 10.30 – 12.00
Second Little Monsters Team: 12.30 – 14.00
Admission: 5 Euros

Beetroot returns home from Helsinki with six European Design Awards!

SIX EUROPEAN                   DESIGN AWARDS

HELSINKI 2012

On the 26th of May 2012 Helsinki’s Bio Rex held the European Design Awards, the international meeting where the best designers from all corners of the continent come together to recognize and reward the effort and the results that they have achieved during the previous year. In the Design Capital’s for 2012 illustrious ceremony, Beetroot amassed a total of six awards (4 silver & 2 bronze) for a selection of our most recent work: silver prizes for the Photobiennale 21 Topos Catalogue, the “new 1000 drachmas note illustration”, the design and illustrations for the “Misunderstood Monsters of the Greek Mythology” book and the FENA fashion stores Summer 2011 campaign and bronze prizes for the Seven spots 2011 illustrations and Beetroot’s own website. Kiitos Helsinki!

Minotaur in place—22042012

The Greek Monster Exhibition
Benaki Museum – Pireos St. Annexe
27/4 – 29/7/2012
Wednesday, Thursday, Sunday: 10:00 – 18:00
Friday, Saturday: 10:00 – 22:00

 

Worked hard—21042012

The Greek Monster Exhibition
Benaki Museum – Pireos St. Annexe
27/4 – 29/7/2012
Wednesday, Thursday, Sunday: 10:00 – 18:00
Friday, Saturday: 10:00 – 22:00

MONSTROUS OPENING!

The Pireos St. Annexe of the Benaki Museum hosted more than one thousand guests who honored us with their presence at the opening of our exhibition: The Greek Monsters!
Peter Zec, the intellectual and creative head of red dot, joined us for the official opening of the exhibition while our beloved Pepper 96.6 FM provided wonderful music at the Museum’s atrium, under one thousand flying Stymphalian Birds who were released in the Athenian sky!
For our supporting events and the children’s programs watch this space!
And keep your eyes open for our great SECRET MONSTER PARTY in Athens’ most Fresh venue!

The Greek Monsters are here…
…waiting for you!
Beetroot

The Greek Monster Exhibition
Benaki Museum – Pireos St. Annexe
27/4 – 29/7/2012
Wednesday, Thursday, Sunday: 10:00 – 18:00
Friday, Saturday: 10:00 – 22:00

red dot's Prof. Dr. Peter Zec.

Lydia Papaioannou

Afroditi Panagiotakou along with Karkho

 

Irine Geroulanou and Angeliki Antonopoulou

Despina Geroulanou

Morpho Papanikoloaou

Demetrios Fakinos

 

 

GREEK DESIGN AND ILLUSTRATION AWARDS 2012

MEGA EBGE

NUMBER FOUR!

Beetroot enters the 4th Dimension!

For the fourth time in a row, Beetroot won the MEGA EBGE, the ultimate national distinction in communication design for its work in 2011. We would like to thank all our clients, our collaborators and you – our friends – for your wonderful support!

FIRST PRIZES:
Photobiennale catalogue, client: Thessaloniki Museum of Photography, category: Artistic catalogue
Little robot, client:Private, category: Invitation/flyer/wishing card
Plagios, client: Biblia Chora Winery, category: Alcoholic drinks packaging
www.beetroot.gr, category: Self-promotional website

MERITS:
Photobiennale catalogue, client: Thessaloniki Museum of Photography, category: Book cover
Thessaloniki 2014, client: Thessaloniki 2014 European Youth Capital, category: Logo
Thessalonistas posters, client: Thessalonistas, category: Poster
Fena 2011, client: Fena, category: Advertisment
Alterra Frozen Salads, client: Alterra, category: Food and Beverages Packaging
The Greek Monsters Exhibition – Berlin, client: red dot awards, category: Miscellaneous
Epsilon Health Illustration, client: Epsilon Health, category: Miscellaneous illustration
Seven Spots World, client: Seven Group, category: Miscellaneous illustration
Reworks 2012 promo videos, client: Reworks festival, category: Animation/Motion graphics
Mr.TiTros, client: LIDL, category: Digital miscellaneous

Beetroot would also like to give a special “thanks” to Kostas Kaparos and Haris Martis for being important parts and really good team mates during the creative process of some of these awarded projects.