John Greg Ball . MEDes, BDes, IDSA
industrial designer . calgary
highly collaborative - solution-heavy design work
> furniture > product design > custom architectural features (landscape and residential design) > large-scale public art > lighting > jewelry > concept development > aesthetics > user interface > ergonomics > 3D illustration > computer-aided design> commision work > consulting.
> industreal -milano italy > maison&objet -paris > toronto interior design show > the works art and design festival -edmonton > 2010 vancouver olympics > permanent collection- canadian museum of history with shoko cesar.
> past president made in edmonton > co-founder IDEA- industrial designers society of edmonton > contributing editor -mocoloco.com -2005-2010 + canadian design resource > co-curator -made in the west.> professional member IDSA- industrial designers society of america
awards and accolades
2016-Winning Design- George Lane Park Stage Design- Town of High River
2016-Finalist -IDEA Industrial Design Award- IDSA
2014-MEDes Research Award- University of Calgary
2014-Second Place- Graduate Student Photo Competition- University of Calgary
2013-Queen Elizabeth 2 Graduate Award- University of Calgary
2013-GSA Student Award- University of Calgary
2013-MEDes Research Award- University of Calgary
2012-Environmental Design Entrance Scholarship -University of Calgary
2011-“One to Watch” in Industrial Design-Western Living Magazine
2011- People’s Choice Award- Avenue Magazine
2010- Inside the Box Design Award- Avenue Magazine
2009- Finalist- For the Birds Birdhouse Competition- Toronto
2007-Shortlisted Entry: Calgary Stampede Casino- Public Art Project, Calgary, Ab.
2007- Wallpaper Magazine’s Best Ceramic Collection, Industreal.it, Milano, Italy.
2006- Best of Canada Award, Canadian Interiors -Toronto On.
2006- People’s Choice Award- Best Product- Canadian Interiors -Toronto On.
2005- Honorable Mention, Designboom International Furniture Competition, Milano.
2004- Notable Entry, Catia/ Core77 International Napkin Sketch Competition, New York.
2001- Awarded Work, Opus International Design Competition, Japan
2001- Industrial Design Student Access Award, University of Alberta.
2000- Industrial Design Student Access Award, University of Alberta.
1999- KITE Certificate of Excellence, Red Deer College.
1998- KITE Certificate of Excellence, Red Deer College.
1998- Visual Arts Scholarship, Red Deer College.
1998- Heinz Jordan Scholarship in Painting, Red Deer College.
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