This year, the theme of the 4th Shenzhen International Poster Festival is “Design and Connection”.
Internet technology has made the world more connected than ever before, and make Design Changes Future more“within reach”as well. The emergence of new media, such as digital media posters, enables the transmission of information through the electronic screen and provides people to obtain more information methods and visual experience.
In 2020, Shenzhen International Poster Festival will add the categories “100 Best HANZI Posters” and “Motion Poster”, which will connect traditional paper posters with digital motion design in the exhibition, to bring more possibilities to explore how graphic design affects life.
“Design and Connection – Shenzhen International Poster Festival 2020” is now open for submission! Designers from all over the world are welcome to join us.
Sponsοred by the Government of Shenzhen Futian District
Organized by: Shenzhen International Poster Festival Organizing Committee
Shenzhen Poster Design Association
Shenzhen Guan Shanyue Art Museum
Deadline for Online submission: Oct. 31, 2020
Please visit and submit on http://www.ipf-sz.com
Attention: All works should be uploaded on or before the deadline for Application & Submission.
The online submission system will close at 12:00pm on Oct.31, 2020(GMT+8)
Chairman of the judging committee：
Pre-selection: Byungrok Chae (Korea), Jian Zhao (China), Leo Lin (Taiwan, China), Marcin Markowski (Poland), Ziyuan Wang (China)
Final Judge: 2xGoldstein (Germany), Atelier ter Bekke & Behage (France), Fang Cao (China), Jaemin Lee (Korea), Karl Misek (Czech Republic)
A Cultural Poster
B Social and Public Campaign Poster
C Commercial & Advertising Poster
D Student Poster
E Special Theme: Symbol of City. Cities are partial and fragmented in people’s memory or impression. This project takes “city” as the medium of expression. The designer, as an urban participant, records the unique symbols of the city in the form of visual posters and ponders on the construction of cultural identity in urban development.
F 100 Best HANZI Posters. We encourage creative exploration and diversified works of HANZI (Chinese characters) in the field of graphic design. The international jury will select the 100 most beautiful HANZI (Chinese characters) posters.
G Motion Poster. All types of posters with Motion Graphics technique.
For more information and to submit your works visit http://www.ipf-sz.com/