Hiiibrand Awards 2018 — Call for Submissions

21 January 2019
28 February 2019


ico-D is pleased to endorse the Hiiibrand Awards 2018 an international competition honouring brand design and celebrating its 9th year.
 

Deadline for submission is 28 February 2019.
 

Hiiibrand Awards 2018, The 9th Hiiibrand International Brand Design Award collectsdesign works of identity, logo and packaging for worldwide enterprises, design studios,design companies, designers and art design majors with the aim of using Hiiibrand thisplatform to explore more outstanding design talents around the world, award excellentdesign works, and strive to promote the development of brand design career.

All participants who upload their works to hiiibrand.com will be considered as taking part in the competition.

All competition entries will be exhibited here.

The competition has two levels, Professional and Student, each is set up with three categories - Identity, Logo and Package. Anyone who uploads their works to www.hiiibrand.com will be considered as a participant of the competition. All submitted entries will be exhibited on this site page with necessary annotations during the competition. 

 

CATEGORIES

A) Professional Level
The candidate works must be that are identity, logo or package designs, being created during from January 2016 to February 2019, but without limitation on quantities. Entries from every country are eligible.

B) Student Level
The candidate works must be that are identity, logo or package designs, being created during from January 2016 to February 2019, but without limitation on quantities. Entries from every country are eligible.

 

JUDGES

Debbie Millman (USA) Host of the podcast Design Matters, President Emeritus of AIGA
Wade Convay (USA) Creative Lead of Google Brand Studio
Renne Angelvuo (Finland) CEO, Chairman & Founder of Win Win Design Ltd.
Ryosuke Uehara (Japan) Founder & Art Director of KIGI Co., Ltd.
Xuefeng Bi (China) Professor of China Academy of Art, Vice dean of the School of Design Art, Academic Committee Member of SGDI, Member of AGI

Read detailed bios of judges here.  

 

DATES

1. From March 2019 to August 2019 participants whose works have entered the second round will be informed around July 2019, and will be asked to offer some certificated info for reconfirming their works.
2. The finalist will be announced in the beginning of September 2019. (TBD)
3. The winner’s list will be announced in the end of September 2019. (TBD)

 

PRIZES

Globally renowned veteran designers will work as judges for the competition and fairly select winners for various prizes, including Grand Prix, Jury Award, Gold, Silver and Bronze Awards, Merit Award and the ico-D Excellence Award will be part of this award scheme. Works that win Grand Prix, Jury Awards, Gold, Silver or Bronze Awards will be published by the annual of Hiiibrand Awards. Exclusive interviews will be arranged for winners of Grand Prix, Jury Awards, Gold Awards and Silver Awards. Winning entrants of Grand Prix, Jury Awards, Gold Awards, Silver Awards and Bronze Awards will receive one copy of the annual and the awarded certifications for free.


The rest of the winning entries can receive award certificates ONLY upon request and payment.

Professional Level
A) Grand Prix: 1 entry
B) Jury Award: 5 entries
C) Gold Award: 3 entries
D) Silver Award: 9 entries
E) Bronze Award: 30 entries
F) Merit Award: 60 entries

Student Level
A) Grand Prix: 1 entry
B) Jury Award: 5 entries
C) Gold Award: 3 entries
D) Silver Award: 6 entries
E) Bronze Award: 15 entries
F) Merit Award: 30 entries

Winning entrants of Grand Prix, Jury Awards, Gold Awards, Silver Awards and Bronze Awards will receive two copies of the awarded certifications for free. There will be series exhibitions of Hiiibrand Awards in different cities. The rest of the winning entries can receive award certificates ONLY upon request and payment.

 

LINKS

Hiiibrand Awards 2018
Entry Guidelines
 

CONTACT

A) E-mail 
B) Hiiibrand Facebook page
 

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About ico-D Endorsements
Each year, ico-D endorses a select group of international activities that advance our objective to promote the value of design. Endorsed events demonstrate that they enhance the standards of design, ethics and professional practice. For design awards, an ico-D endorsement is recognition that it has been organised to meet international best practice guidelines under ico-D’s policies and best practices – including jury composition, evaluation criteria and intellectual property protection.
 
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