I MAKE Typographic Design Competition 全港立體美術字設計大賽

Are you a maker? What do you make?


Results announcement: 28 Nov 2015

Let's vote for the winners & the People's Choice Award on our Facebook's page!

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(Deadline: 25 Nov 2015)

* Give a "Like" for your favorite teams and choose the best design of the I MAKE Typographic Design Competition 2015!

    Introduction

    The competition is open to all Local and International Secondary Schools in Hong Kong.
    Create a typographic design with the letters “I MAKE”.  Your design should be constructed from physical objects, which can be “found objects”, objects you made or natural ones.  The letters “I MAKE” must be visible in your work.  It can also be static or animated.
    Tell us your design concept and how it relates to your interpretation of “I MAKE”.
    We are looking for creative works with insightful interpretations, interesting concepts, novel use of materials, and aesthetically pleasing visuals.

    Team size

    • Each team consists of at most three students (from the same school), and with a teacher (as advisor)
    • One student can only join one team.

    Team categories

    Junior Secondary (F1 to F3, Grade 7 to Grade 9)
    Senior Secondary (F4 to F6, Grade 10 to Grade 12)

    Submissions [Final Submition Closed]

    You can submit one static design AND one animated design before the deadline.

    For static designs, you have to submit the following:



    (*All files CANNOT exceed 200 MB of data in total)

    1.  Photo or Picture (for web)
    • File Format: PNG
    • Size: 1200 x 800 pixels
    • Resolution: 72 pixels/inch
    2. A1 Poster (for print)
    • File Format: PDF
    • Size: A1-size (23.4 x 33.1 inches)
    • Resolution: 150 - 300 pixels/inch
    3. A video on “making-of” of your design
    • File Format: MP4 (limit to 1.5 min)
    • Size: 100 MB
    • No music, no copyright infringed materials
    4. Work Introduction
    • Word Limit: At most 200 words in Chinese, or 300 words in English
    • Content: Your Design Concept and How it relates to your interpretation of “I MAKE"

    For animated designs, you have to submit the following:


    (*All files CANNOT exceed 200 MB of data in total)

    1. Animated Picture
    • File Format: APNG (Animated PNG)
    • Size: 1200 x 800 pixels
    • Resolution: 72 pixels/inch
    • Frame Limit: 10
      * Please verify the file is viewable on FireFox (v35.0.1 or above) before submission
    2. A1 Poster (for print)
    • File Format: PDF
    • Size: A1-size (23.4 x 33.1 inches)
    • Resolution: 150 - 300 pixels/inch
    3. A video on “making-of” of your design
    • File Format: MP4 (limit to 1.5 min)
    • Size: 100 MB
    • No music, no copyright infringed materials
    4. Work Introduction
    • Word Limit: At most 200 words in Chinese, or 300 words in English
    • Content: Your Design Concept and How it relates to your interpretation of “I MAKE"

    Judging Criteria

    1.  Interpretation of “I MAKE”
    2.  Concept
    3.  Aesthetics
    4.  Use of materials
    5.  Creativity & Originality (in concept, and in process)
    6.  Video (engaging and effective communication on "how")

    Prizes

    - "OVERALL WINNER" AWARD: $1000 book coupon (per person) for the best design team in overall categories (with trophies & certificates)
    GOLD, SILVER, BRONZE and MERIT AWARD:  Winning teams will be awarded with medals and certificates in each categories
    - PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD (by Online Voting on Facebook$1000 book coupon with certificates for the team who received the highest numbers of "Like" on Facebook (For 1 team only*) 
    - Certificate of Participation for participant who has submitted the required materials and present his/her work in the exhibition 
    - Designs will be on display during Maker Faire Hong Kong 2015
    - Designs will be displayed on the I-MAKE.world website

    Submission Schedule

    1.  Submission deadline: 30 Oct 2015
    2.  Results announcement: 28 Nov 2015

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