Typography Day 2018 Poster Design Competition

Deadline: 31 October 2017
Open to: students, faculty and professionals
Award: the winning participants will receive 2 copies of the book and will also be awarded a certificate

Description

The Industrial Design Centre (IDC) of the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay is currently accepting entries for the Typography Day 2018 Poster Design Competition.

The Competition is themed: Beauty, Form and Function in Typography, thus open for poster designs that express beauty, form and function in typography.

Eligibility

Each participant is allowed a maximum of three entries, that can contain:

  • The Language, Script and Typeface of your choice. You can make use of one letter, one word, many words or even a paragraph composed of words.
  • Calligraphic or digitally created letterforms or existing fonts, or a combination of these.

Award

Twenty five (25) winning entries will be published as a book and displayed in an exhibition during the Typography Day 2018 event – scheduled for 1st—3rd March, 2018 at the Sir J J Institute of Applied Arts, Mumbai, India. The winners are entitled to free participation (workshop expenses and food) during the “Typography Seminar and Workshop” on 1st, 2nd and 3rd of March 2018. Each of the winning participants will receive two (2) copies of the book and will also be awarded a certificate.

How to Apply?

Poster:
Size of the final poster:420mm x 600mm only in portrait format
Resolution: 300 dpi
File type: JPEG or PDF
Color Mode: CMYK

Write-up + contact Info+Bio:
Format: in RTF, TXT or PDF format
Write up about the design: Maximum 150 words and should be written in English
Contact Info: Name, Postal Address, Email, Telephone number, Name and Address of Institution in English.
Your Bio-data/Personal Information: Maximum of 100 words and should be written in English.

You can submission your poster online

Each participant is allowed a maximum of three entries.
(please don’t send same poster repeatedly)

For more information, please visit the official web page.