Do you know where famous designers get their inspirations and ideas? Art, history, architecture or unique regional cultures can all provide endless inspirations for designers. If you love creativity and would like to develop your design career, take part in the “Vietnam – where I live” competition right now!
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 Creative Director in the future, please join this competition!
You will do research about the most unique and interesting aspects of your home towns. What things inspire you, colours, scenes or decoration? For example: noise, colours, history, etc. All of these are ideas to describe about Hanoi and also other big cities. So how do you describe Hanoi? How do you want people to feel about your Hanoi? What do you tell people about Hanoi? What are special things about Hanoi?
Design a visual art/ logo to identify your hometown using these unique values that you have found. Please make sure that your designs help people to easily recognize your home town through relevant media (real or imagined). For example: the images of signals at the city airport, bus stations, taxi rank, museums, television programmes, sanitation services, uniforms or travel agencies...
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: 20/05/2018
Submission deadline at high school: 30/11/2018
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.”