3431 designers from 92 different countries have participated.
|Category||Other Competition / Open to Students / Competition Result|
|Type||International Lighting Design Competition|
|RegDeadline||2 Sep 2007 GoogleCal iCal|
|5 Sep 2007|
The theme of Gwangju Design Biennale 2007 is “Light”. As the major theme of this year’s Gwangju Design Biennale 2007, the implication is that design furnishes light for humanity, for the environment, and for the future as well. Gwangju Design Biennale 2007’s theme of “Light” combines contemporary design with the perspective of basic design precepts in an effort to create the new and destroy the old all under the rubric of this light.
Participants are requested to develop innovative LED lights for one or more of the 3 categories:
- LED lighting indoor (standing lamp, table lamp, hanging lamp, chandelier, etc.)
- LED lighting outdoor (lamp post, safety light, roadway light, lawn light, etc.)
- LED lighting in the landscape (architecture façade, underground space, bill board, placard, digital banner, etc.)
International design experts (it will be updated soon)
1st prize (1): $ 3,000 USD
2nd prize (1): $ 1,500 USD
3rd prize (2): $ 500 USD
75 works (25 entries from each category) will be exhibited at GDB 2007 along with 1st, 2nd, 3rd prize winners.
A total of 4 cash awarded entries will be included in the main exhibition catalogue of (GDB 2007).
in the event that the gwangju biennale foundation exercises the option to use the rights for production on an exclusive basis and sine die (without time limitations), gwangju biennale foundation undertakes to pay a royalty of 4% to the designer.
And as always designboom and designflux (korean partner site of designboom) will publish an exhaustive results report.
Up to 3 images (only GIF, JPG, (72 dpi) max 100 kb each file, RGB color mode)
A brief description of your work
Gwangju Design Biennale 2007: 05 Oct - 03 Nov, 2007
gwangju biennale foundation