Shenzhen International Poster Festival is a commonweal propaganda cultural project sponsored by Shenzhen Futian District Government. Established in 2015, it is a large-scale poster design campaign in Shenzhen towards the global, commits to being an influential and professional design festival in China. The 2nd Shenzhen International Poster Festival will be held in Dec. 2016 at national museum—Shenzhen Guan Shanyue Art museum. Then will be held every two years from 2016.
The 2nd SIPF collects the latest design achievement from global top designers and new emerging talents, encourages design subversion and innovation. With the goal to “design change future”, the competition will directly reflect interaction and application of the current poster design in the cultural, social, commercial, and new media areas, contributes in providing a practical platform for poster design, cross design in China future, and promoting the international exchange between design field and education institutes.
The jury panel of 5 distinguished international graphic designers from global will select the awards in 4 categories of professionals and students according to international practice. Awarded winner will be eligible to receive bonus provided by the committee. All the winning and shortlisted entries will be displayed at the Shenzhen Guan Shanyue Art Museum in Dec. During the exhibition, a series of academic lectures and seminars will be held, as an extension of the academic achievements of the exhibition.
Deadline for Submission
All works should be arrived on or before the deadline for Application & Submission. The works that cannot arrive in time will be disqualified.）
Designers from all over the world are Welcome in 2016SIPF. All the entry works be able to be submitted by person or the company participated in creating and making. Any works that is involved by any member of jury panel is not eligible.
Undergraduate, graduate and above of art and design school are all in. Posters should be created on “Life” thematically. Student’s works will be assessed separately, the standard and judgment committee are same to the professionals.
A Cultural Promotion Poster
B Public Campaign Poster
C Commercial & Advertising Poster
D Poster on specific theme: “Life”
All the shortlisted works will be on-site assessed and selected by the jury panel of 5 international outstanding designers. The jury panel will grant Grand Prix，Gold, Silver and Bronze award to the winner. All the awarded and selected works will exhibit in SIPF2016 exhibition and published in the Collection of the 2nd Shenzhen International Poster Festival. Each of the participants for the exhibition will receive a certificate from the committee.
- Grand Prix（one）
The Jury Panel will pick only one Grand Prix from all nomination awards of Professionals with standard on high-impact creation and innovation.
SIPF2016 Gold Award（one for each category）
SIPF2016 Silver Award（one for each category）
SIPF2016 Bronze Award（one for each category）
SZIPF2016 Gold Award（one）
SZIPF2016 Silver Award（two）
SZIPF2016 Bronze Award（three）
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