Wednesday, March 22, 2023, 7pm cst.

It's time for us to celebrate the dope work our community creates!

African American Graphic Designers (AAGD) is proud to announce our 2nd annual BlackMade Awards design show.

BlackMade serves as a stage to showcase and spotlight Black designers, our work, and our voice as we strive toward reclaiming identity and expressing the vision of our people across the spectrum of design. #fortheculture



Imagery, typography, colors, and design under one brand.


A mark crafted for an organization, campaign, project, etc. 


Any illustration, standalone or part of an existing design/element.


Traditional Media, Press, Print Media, Publishing and More, Posters, prints, greeting cards, etc.

Motion Graphics or Animation

Time-based media for web, video, film, television, etc.

Submissions Open Now!

If you have questions, please contact us here:


You are allowed one submission per category (i.e. Branding, Logo, Illustration…)

We are looking for projects made within the last year (this includes 2021). However, we are happy to review submissions dated prior to. Good design is good design.