Local Artist’s Work Featured in National Typography Magazine

Local Artist’s Work Featured in National Typography Magazine

Augusta, GA – The Greater Augusta Arts Council is thrilled to highlight a much-deserved accolade for Jason Craig. The local artist has created several murals in Augusta and his mural “Respect” has earned national attention.

“My Respect Mural will be featured in next months 2021 Communication Arts Typography Annual,” Craig told us. “It’s my first time in the magazine as an independent artists/designer and it will be sold all around the world. ”

Here’s the press release from Communications Arts, the magazine’s publishing body.


Communication Arts Magazine Announces Winners of its 11th Annual Typography Competition

Menlo Park, California, October 2, 2020—Communication Arts magazine, a professional journal for those involved in creativity in visual communications, has announced the winners of its 11th annual typography competition. One hundred and eighteen projects were selected by a jury of creative professionals; 1,189 entries were submitted to the competition. The selected projects will be reproduced in the January/February 2021 issue of Communication Arts, both in print and digital editions, and more than 25,000 copies will be distributed worldwide assuring important exposure to the creators of these award-winning projects.

About Communication Arts
Communication Arts is a professional journal for designers, art directors, design firms, corporate design departments, agencies, illustrators, photographers and everyone involved in visual communications. Through its editorials, feature articles and the annual competitions it sponsors, CA provides new ideas and information, while promoting the highest professional standards for the field.

Now in its 61st year, CA continues to showcase the current best—whether it’s from industry veterans or tomorrow’s stars—in advertising, design, photography, illustration, interactive and typography. Everything is reproduced with quality printing and attention to detail unmatched by any trade publication anywhere.

With a paid circulation of over 25,000 (21,766 subscribers and 3,424 single copy sales), CA has a rich tradition of representing the aspirations of a continually-growing and quality-conscious field of visual communications. CA’s editorial content, knowledgeable presentation and writing, use of color and quality reproduction are all designed to be consistent with the standards CA’s readers set for themselves in their own careers.

About the 11th Typography Competition and Annual
Published each January, the Typography Annual incorporates special reproduction techniques developed by CA, including quality 200-line color separation and printing on premium 70 lb. coated paper by one of the finest printers in the United States. Everything that was originally in color is reproduced in color at a size that allows the concept to be understood.