Do you know where famous designers get their inspiration for their ideas? Art, history, architecture or unique regional cultures are endless inspiration for designers.
Vietnam is a country with a long cultural tradition with 54 ethnic minority groups living in 64 different provinces with different lifestyles, scenery and unique colours. If you love creativity and would like to develop your career as a Designer or Creative Director in growing creative industries - please join this competition!
Design a visual icon that represents your hometown / city using no more than 3 elements. Please try to create an original solution that people can easily recognize.
You will need to consider carefully the most unique and interesting aspects of your home town. So for example how would you represent Hanoi? How do you want people to feel about your Hanoi? What do you tell people about Hanoi? What are special things about Hanoi?
What things inspire you, for example: architecture, colours, culture, decorations, history, nature, people, scenes, shapes, sounds, symbols, texture, typography etc. All of these are elements can describe Hanoi or other cities and you need to find no more than 3 elements that best describe the city.
First prize – one scholarship of 100% tuition fee at the London College for Design and Fashion and 5 million Vietnam dongs in cash
Second prize – one scholarship of 50% tuition fee at the London College for Design and Fashion and 3 million Vietnam dongs in cash
Third prize – one scholarship of 50% tuition fee at the London College for Design and Fashion and 2 million Vietnam dongs in cash
Best idea prize – one scholarship of 50% tuition fee at the London College for Design and Fashion and 2 million Vietnam dongs in cash.
Start Date: 12/04/2019
Submission deadline at high school: 30/11/2019
The sketch must be sent to address below:
London College for Design & Fashion (Hanoi), 98 To Ngoc Van street, Quang An, Tay Ho, Ha Noi.
Note: Please write the name of the competition “Vietnam – where I live” on the envelope before sending.
Nguyen Minh Hoang
Second prize of “Vietnam – where I live” competition 2016
“The prize of competition helped me study at the international and prestigious college. My dream studying in London College for Design and Fashion has come true.”
Mr Stephen Burdett
Dean of LCDF-Hanoi, Co-founder of “Vietnam – where I live” competition
“With this competition, we would like to change opinion about design in Vietnam. The core of design is not only skills of using design tools but also the generation of ideas that is the most important factor.”
London College for Design & Fashion (Hanoi)
98 To Ngoc Van Street, Hanoi, Vietnam