2018 Portfolio Review

May 19, 2018 at USD Campus

San Diego AIGA Student Portfolio Review brings together 40 graduating graphic design students for an all-day review with professionals offering awards in 13 categories, 1st–3rd place and overall. Awards are sponsored by studios, agencies and individuals who take pride in recognizing the hard work of the emerging new generation of designers.


2018 Portfolio Review Winners

1st Place: Ashley Montoya

2nd Place: Max Hammons

3rd Place & Best Packaging: Chloe Lamfers

Best Branding: Matthew Hood

Best Cross Cultural: Chanelly Laguna

Best Design for Good: Calen Pogue

Designer as Entrepreneur: Summer Williams

Best Environmental: Brie Witko

Best Hand-Crafted: Aimee Tussey

Best Illustration: Jake Wood

Best Interactive: Theresa-Mae Galac

Best Typography: Wilyanna Harper

2018 Event Sponsors

Thank you to all of our category sponsors for your support and proof that hard work has reward!

Category Award Sponsors
• 1st Place: Visual Asylum ($1000)
• 2nd Place: TBD ($750)
• 3rd Place: Art Center ($500)
• Advertising: Clove St Press ($250)
• Branding: Buchanan Design ($250)
• Cross Cultural Design: Abe Vizcarra ($250)
• Design for Good: Bex Brand ($250)
• Designer as Entrepreneur: FreshForm ($250)
• Environmental: Visual Asylum ($250)
• Handcrafted: Bennett Peji ($250)
• Illustration: Don Hollis ($250)
• Interactive: FreshForm ($250)
• Packaging: MiresBall ($250)
• Publication: Susan Merritt ($250)
• Typography: Bulldog Drummond ($250)

General Sponsors
• Studio Conover ($250)
• Photo Booth: Enormously ($375)
• WongDigital ($100)

Visual Asylum
Buchanan Design
Bulldog Drummond
Fresh Form


See past year’s winners: