| Honors & Achievements
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- 2010 - Semi-Finalist, Adidas Goggles design for the 2010 Winter Olympics
- 2008 - Winner, NYC.gov Summerstreets Photo Contest
My winning photograph was shown at the Eyebeam Art + Technology Center in Chelsea, NYC. Summer Streets provides space for healthy recreation and is a part of NYC's greening initiative. NYC temporarily closes Park Avenue & connecting streets from the Brooklyn Bridge to Central Park to motor vehicles and opens them up to people to walk, bike & play.
- Anheuser World Select showcases "Art In A Bottle"
This contest was open to 500 artists, and my entry
made it into the "Elite 25". It was displayed
during a 3 week exhibition an at the Agora Gallery
in SoHo, NYC.
View the Press Release, or click the images below
to view my winning painting.
- Heineken Global Beer Mat Design Contest
This international contest attracted over 2300 designers.
Several of my images were selected as winning designs,
and were actually produced into beer mats and distributed
to the greatest Heineken bars in the world. You'll
find my designs in Asia, America, Australia and Europe.
They are also displayed on the Heineken website in
their beer mat gallery.
Click the images below to view my winning designs.
- Winner in 2002 - Round 8 FILM
- Winner in 2002 - Round 7 CARNAVAL
- Winner in 2001 - Round 4 BAR LIFE
- Runner Up in 2002 - Round 6 MUSIC
- Runner Up in 2001 - Round 5 TOAST
- Runner Up in 2000 - Round 3 GREAT
- Published in many magazines (including three
- BMW Magazine, Circle Track, Corvette Quarterly,
Corvette Fever, Forza Ferrari, Good Living, IMSA
Arrow & Year End Reviews, On Track, Performance
Racing News, Prancing Horse, Racecar Engineering,
SCCA Sports Car, and Top Wheels.
- WINNER in the 1998 American Graphic Design
"for excellence in communication and graphic
Reporter's Club 1997 KOOL Racing Photo of the Year
[open only to accredited photojournalists].
Grand Prize - $10,000 Kodak
Pro Digital Camera [DCS420C] and publication in
the 1998 Reporter's Club KOOL Racing Calendar
- 96 Honorable Mention Macxibition Computer Art
Show of the New
York Mac Users Group
- "OFFICIAL KAI'S POWER TOOLS STUDIO SECRETS"
by Alspach & Frank. Two of my images were selected
to be showcased in this book.