:output 2008

:output is the biggest international competition for students in design and architecture. Works carried out by students usually disappear into drawers after presentation to a relatively small college audience. There the work remains invisible. We want to change that.

Category Other Competition / Open to Students
Type Design Award
Genre Art, Free-Theme, Graphic, Photography
Country Netherlands
RegDeadline 15 February 2008 GoogleCal iCal
15 February 2008 (Must be Received or via Online, See "Entries" below)
Eligibility Students in design and architecture (Students who have graduated within the last 12 months may also submit final degree works.)
Target Field The work (related to any area of design and architecture) may not be older than one year.

Any work, which has been produced as a student project, is eligible for submission.
graphic design / architecture / product design / typography / photography/ illustration / typeface design / multimedia, moving image and television graphics / experience design is eligible for submission.
For the first time this year the "Print Creativity Award" will be presented as part of the competition :output in cooperation with the Sternberg foundation.

Franco Clivio (Zürich, CH, Product designer)
Florian Pfeffer (Amsterdam, NL)
Hartmut Raiser (Stuttgart, GER, Architect)
Gerard Unger (Stuttgart, NL, Type designer)
Michael Worthington (Los Angeles, USA, Graphic designer)

Judging Process

:output Grand Prix: 3,000 Euro
Print Creativity Award: 3,000 euro
Print Creativity Award honorary distinction (up to 4): 500 euro
All works to be included in the yearbook :output.
The winner will be invited to Düsseldorf for the award ceremony.

Entry Fee
25 euro
If become a friend of :output (annual contribution of 45 euro), save money on entry fees

All works (except interactive/film):
The images must be jpg-images (1024 x 768 pixel; 72 dpi; RGB).
A maximum number of 8 jpgs can be submitted per work.
The images must be submitted through our online upload or on a CD-ROM/DVD.

Projects must be submitted on a CD ROM or DVD for Macintosh.

Results Announced: May/June 2008 (the international trade fair DRUPA in Düsseldorf/Germany)

Past winners: http://www.inputoutput.de/index.php?m=Winners%2006/07_1_8_2_42_en

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