CALL FOR ENTRIES: 2008 TAIWAN INTERNATIONAL DESIGN COMPETITION

22 June 2008
Taipei (Chinese Taipei) – The 2008 Taiwan International Design Competition is inviting submissions from professional and student designers internationally.
Taipei (Chinese Taipei) – The 2008 Taiwan International Design Competition is inviting submissions from professional and student designers internationally.

Organised by the Taiwan Design Center (TDC), this year’s competition theme is “In/Out”. The Professional Category will evaluate product design submissions, while the student categories include Product Design, Visual Design and Digital Animation. In the Visual Design Category, selections will be made according to a defined system: Creativity 50%; Composition, Aesthetics, Design Completeness 30%, Technique 20%

Deadline for entries:
1 July 2008, 24:00 Taipei local time (GMT+08:00)

Prizes:
Professional Section
  • Gold 1 winner/ NT$500 000 (approx USD $16 500) in prize money and a certificate
  • Silver 1 winner/ NT$200 000 (approx USD $6 500) in prize money and a certificate
  • Bronze 1 winner/ NT$100 000 (approx USD $3 300) in prize money and a certificate
  • Honorable Mention numbers of winner/ NT$10 000 (approx USD $330) in prize money and a certificate
Student Section
  • Gold 1 winner/ NT$400 000 (approx USD $13 000) in prize money and a certificate
  • Silver 1 winner/ NT$200 000 (approx USD $6 500) in prize money and a certificate
  • Bronze 1 winner/ NT$100 000 (approx USD $3 300) in in prize money and a certificate
  • Honorable Mention numbers of winner/ NT$10 000 (approx USD $330) in prize money and a certificate
For complete information and regulations:
http://tidc.boco.com.tw/

Award ceremony and exhibition
Winning submissions will be exhibited from 4-19 October 2008.

Contact information:

Professional Section:
Secretariat of 2008 Taiwan International Design Competition

Taiwan Design Center (TDC)

3F, Bldg.G, 3-1 Park Street,
Nangang Taipei 115, Taiwan

T: +886 2 2655 8199 x 163
F: +886 2 2655 8299
E:
W: http://tidc.boco.com.tw

Student Section:
National Taiwan Normal University
Cultural & Creative Industries Center
Selection Committee of 2008 Taiwan International Design Competition
6, Lane 5, Cingtian St,
Da-an District, Taipei 106, Taiwan
T: +886 2 2322 4929
F: +886 2 2322-5042
E:
W: http://tidc.boco.com.tw



About the Taiwan Design Center
The Taiwan Design Center is an Associate Member of Icograda. In 2011, the Taiwan Design Center will present the inaugural IDA Congress.