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Annette Harcus

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Annette Harcus
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Annette Harcus is an Australian graphic designer and owner of Harcus Design.
BornJanuary, 1959
NationalityAustralian
EducationSydney's College of the Arts in Australia, 1981
Known forGraphic design
Websitehttp://www.harcus.com.au

Annette Harcus established her own graphic design studio called Harcus Design, in Sydney in 1982.[1] Her career began when she graduated from a design degree at Sydney's College of the Arts in Australia, in 1981 and was inspired by the editor of Australian Vogue, Sharon Storrier Lyneham.[2]

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Annette has judged the AGDA (Australian Graphic Design Association) awards with other women in Australian graphic design including: Dianne Day, Jennifer Prosser, Annabel Shears Carter, Myrium Kin-Yee and Lynda Warner[3][4][5]. Packaging and wine labels feature in the work her studio produces[6] and have won awards including from AGDA.[7]

During her career she has made presentations on her aims and techniques as a graphic designer, including at the Tasmanian School of Art in Tasmania[8] and has been quoted as saying, "If people recognise your style, it's bad - it's not about you but the client's needs and the way you solve their problems.[9]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Connory, Jane. "Anonymity: Measuring the Visibility of Women in Design Awards." ACUADS (Australian Council of University Art and Design Schools), September 29, 2017. Accessed May 7, 2018. http://acuads.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/Connory-J-Anonymity.pdf.
  2. Connory, Jane. "AfFEMation - Annette Harcus." AfFEMation. Making Heroes of Women in Australian Graphic Design. September 7, 2017. Accessed May 7, 2018. http://www.affemation.com/AnnetteHarcus.
  3. Connory, Jane. "Anonymity: Measuring the Visibility of Women in Design Awards." ACUADS (Australian Council of University Art and Design Schools), September 29, 2017. Accessed May 7, 2018. http://acuads.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/Connory-J-Anonymity.pdf.
  4. Australian Graphic Design Association." AGDA: 1994 Awards Book." AGDA, 1994
  5. Australian Graphic Design Association. "Australian Graphic Design Association National Awards 1996". Cammeray, N.S.W: Australian Graphic Design Association, 1996
  6. Burgess, Paul, and Seddon, Tony. Design/type : A Seductive Collection of Alluring Type Designs. Design. Beverly, MA: Rockport Publishers, 2012.
  7. Desktop. "AGDA Design Biennale 2012 – Winners." Desktop Magazine. November 26, 2012. Accessed May 7, 2018. https://desktopmag.com.au/news/agda-design-biennale-2012-winners/#.WvAvYS9L2t9.
  8. Harcus, Annette. "Annette Harcus: passion", 1997. https://trove.nla.gov.au/work/34441817, accessed 7 May 2018.
  9. Connory, Jane. "Anonymity: Measuring the Visibility of Women in Design Awards." ACUADS (Australian Council of University Art and Design Schools), September 29, 2017. Accessed May 7, 2018. http://acuads.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/Connory-J-Anonymity.pdf.


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