Barry Quinn

Barry Quinn

Student RGD Cara O’Donnell interviews Barry Quinn RGD, Executive Creative Director of Juniper Park, who recently returned from Cannes where he participated as the only Canadian judge on the Design panel for the 2014 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. Reflecting on emerging trends in the industry and innovative design work from around the world, Barry shares his opinion on what it takes to stand out, and how Canadian design work stacks up against international competitors.

Interview with Barry Quinn RGD from RGD on Vimeo.

Projects mentioned:

Bergen International Music Festival – Brand Campaign
Client: Bergen International Festival
Firm: Anti Bergen, Norway
Grand Prix Winner

The “Mother Book”
Client: Bell-net OBSTETRICS
Firm: Dentsu Nagoya, Japan
Gold Lion Winner

Colgate: “Cavities Attack at Night” – Packaging
Client: Colgate-Palmolive
Firm: Red Fuse Communications, Hong Kong
Gold Lion Winner

Mandela Poster Project: ‘Paper Prison’
Client: Mandela95 Poster Project
Firm: Interbrand New York, USA
Gold Lion Winner

Assisted Living Annual Report – ‘Staple’
Client: Calgary Society for Persons with Disabilities
Firm: WAX Calgary, Canada
Silver Lion Winner

Calgary Zoo 2012 Instagram-based Annual Report
Client: Calgary Zoo
Firm: Trigger Communications & Design Calgary, Canada
Bronze Lion Winner

Massey Lectures iPad App
Client: House of Anansi Press
Firm: Critical Mass Calgary, Canada
Silver Lion Winner

“The Beautiful Black List” – Tracing the 50 Years of D&AD Awards – Exhibition
Client: Yoshida Hideo Memorial Foundation / Advertising Museum Tokyo
Firm: Dentsu Tokyo, Japan
Gold Lion Winner

Dill: The Restaurant – Brand Environment  
Client: LIDL
Firm: Ingo Stokholm, Sweden
Gold Lion Winner

Sound of Honda
Client: Honda Motor Co.
Firm: Dentsu Tokyo, Japan
Silver Lion Winner