Up to one million RMB awards will be offered at Guangdong (Zhuhai) Design Competition of Cultural Products, according to a press conference held by the provincial cultural department on June 28.
The design targets are designated by provincial and local cultural departments including museum exhibits, intangible cultural items and regional tourism resources. Participants are required to design creative products with Lingnan characteristics according to these targets.
Selected design projects will be put on market to attract more attention on Guangdong’s creative cultural industry.
The contest sets a generous bonus of up to 1 million RMB to reward the wining projects. Among them, three first-prize winners will receive 80,000 yuan respectively.
3 first-prize winners: 80,000 yuan respectively
9 second-prize winners: 30,000 yuan respectively
15 third-prize winners: 10,000 yuan respectively
100 Excellence Award: 1000 yuan respectively
The evaluation group consists of 100 outstanding experts from fields like museum, design, and creative industries. The evaluation of the competition will adhere to the principle of “openness and fairness”. Phone lines, emails, official website will be opened to accept social supervision.
The organizer of the contest (Guangdong Cultural Department) and other parties that provide design targets will have all rights including but not limited to intellectual property of the selected projects.
The collection of works will start on July 1st and end on September 30th. For more details please refer to the official website of the contest: www.gdwcsj.com.