Artist Awarded $5,000 Cash Prize and Opportunity for Design to be Featured on Epica
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  Epica Wines, the adventurous Chilean wine brand that inspires epic lifestyles, awarded Rob Kwon, an artist from Vancouver, B.C., a grand prize of $5,000 for his innovative label design.  Epica Wines invited consumers 21 and older in Chicago, Miami, New York, Ontario and British Columbia, to participate in the “Reset Me” label design contest from Nov. 23 and Dec. 4 of this year.  Entries were evaluated based on creativity, alignment with Epica’s positioning, and originality.
“Epica launched the label design contest with the intention of engaging directly with our consumers and celebrating the creativity of up-and-coming artists,” said Sebastian Reitze, Global Marketing Manager for Epica Wines. “We are thrilled to offer this award to Mr. Kwon for his original and innovative design.”
Entries were received from all four key markets in the U.S. and Canada and were reviewed by a judging panel comprised of Tulsa Kinney, Editor of Artillery magazine; Wayne Brenner, Art Editor at the Austin Chronicle; Simone Douglas, Associate Professor and Director, MFA, Fine Arts / Art, Media and Technology, Parsons School of Design; Rocío Aranda-Alvarado, Curator, El Museo del Barrio; and Sebastian Reitze, Global Marketing Manager of Epica Wines.
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About Viña San Pedro and VSPT Wine Group
San Pedro is part of VSPT Wine Group, one of the largest exporters of Chilean wine and leader in the premium segment in the Chilean market. All of the Group’s wineries are renowned, producing its own distinctive wines, and they are all great representatives of the best wines that each terroir can produce.
Epica Wines are imported by Shaw-Ross International Importers, LLC, Miramar, FL.