D23 Announces Winner of the D23 EXPO Design Challenge

By | 2015-08-06T14:10:47+00:00 August 6th, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Several months back, D23: The Official Disney Fan Club announced an art contest inspired by the Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration for the D23 Expo. Artists from all over submitted their work in the hopes that their piece would be selected.

The winner along with 22 finalists, will have their artwork displayed on the show floor during the D23 Expo.

As to who won this contest, Nuri A., from Quartz Hill, California, was named winner of the D23 EXPO Design Challenge. In addition to his work being on display at the expo, Nuri also received $2,300 in prize money. Check out his awesome piece below.

D23 Expo Art (1)

Each piece of artwork that entered the contest was judged by a panel including the likes of “Marty Muller, senior vice president, Global Creative, Yellow Shoes; Don Hahn, artist, film producer, and director; Adam Sanderson, Head of D23; and Steven Lavine, president, California Institute of the Arts.”

Be sure to keep an eye out at the D23 Expo for Nuri’s work.


About the Author:

Hello there, my name is Amanda Alva and I love all things Disney. Here on DAPs Magic I enjoy sharing tips on Disney Parks dining, Disney news and so much more. In addition to writing, I contribute to the DAPs Magic Instagram account. See you in the parks!

Share your thoughts and comment!