The Iconfactory has announced the winners of the 8th annual Pixelpalooza icon contest. The contest pits designers from around the world in a competition to see who creates the best icon. The winners were determined by online voting and are eligible for prizes and world wide prestige. According to The Iconfactory:
The Iconfactory is proud to announce the official winners of this yearis annual icon design contest, Pixelpalooza! The 2004 edition of the contest drew 100 entries from around the globe, but in the end, only nine were selected as the Grand Prize, Runner-Up and and Peopleis Choice Winners.
The winning entries were judged to be the greatest artistically, most original, or most popular of the icons entered in each category.
Winners will receive prize packages courtesy of this yearis generous sponsors: Aladdin Systems, Ambrosia Software, Font Diner, Font Head, Gee Three, Matterform Media, Mister Retro, Panic & Vizspring Software.
We invite everyone to visit The Iconfactory to browse the official list of award winners and download their entries. Pixelpalooza continues to showcase the coolest icons from artists around the world as well as promote the MacOS, and we hope to continue this tradition next year with Pixelpalooza 2005.
You can find more information about the Pixelpalooza winning icons at The Iconfactory Web site.