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    The main organizer

    • Publicity Department of the CPC Wenzhou Municipal Committee
    • The commission of teaching instruction of design major in Higher Education, Ministry of Education
    • Professional Committee of China Industrial Design Association for Information and Interaction Design

    Sponsor

    • Zhejiang College of Security Technology
    • Wenzhou University Oujiang College

    Co-organizer

    • Wenzhou Exhibition Hall
    • Wenzhou Cultural Industry Promotion Association

    2018 Wenzhou International Design Biennial
    Solicitation Notice

    The 2st Wenzhou International Design Biennial is co-sponsored by publicity department of Wenzhou municipal committee, Zhejiang College of Security Technology and Information and Interaction Design Professional Board of China Industrial Design Association, its purpose is to display and promote design ideas and design expressions of pioneer designers, emphasize on exploring the experimental and alternate concept of artistic designing, focus on the latest development of experimental design and new media design, to make a design exhibition having international vision and professional standard by means of professional foresight, high standard selection of international judges and strict evaluation standards.

    Wenzhou is famous for reform, wins glory by innovation and is well known throughout the country for openness. “Wenzhou model” formed by the exploration of 35 years of reform and opening-up is exactly a protracted innovation and design on a large scale. From the first rise to a new undertaking, and to the all-round innovation nowadays to carry science development a step forward, the explorative experiments of every period are the ties to link products, culture and friendship, and provide a broad stage for interregional communication and cooperation.

    The theme of Wenzhou’s First International Design Biennial Exhibition is the chain of design. The creative spirit of our ancestors who endure great hardships in pioneer work and seek for innovation, with the agreed idea of modern peoples’ efforts in exchanging and intercommunication, formed the values of this theme. At the same time, it also regards Wenzhou as the birthplace of market economy in a metaphor way, which will play an essential role in the communication and development of design culture in the future. Since the policy of reform and opening-up has been put into practice, the spirit of Dare to Be the First of people in Wenzhou, has engraved a crossover and integrative mark in the history of China’s economy and reform, and also showed the world the quality of seeking for interconnection and common points while reserving difference in Wenzhou culture. Today, Wenzhou’s First International Design Biennial Exhibition, as the new start of inheriting Wenzhou culture, converges peoples’ wisdom, style and creation. It will be a new window for Wenzhou to open eyes to the whole world, a bridge for the world to know Wenzhou culture, and more important, a chance to present Wenzhou quality to the whole world.

    Exhibition Theme

    The Empoverment of Design

    Exhibition Projects

    1. "Experimental & Practical" Experimental Design Exhibition (competition unit with professional group and student group)

    Wenzhou is one of the "Experimental Fields" of China's reform and opening-up. This year marks the 40th anniversary of reform and opening-up. This unit aims to build an "Experimental Field" for designers at home and abroad to explore the frontier development and application of new concepts, new ideas, new materials and new technologies in the field of art design. The future design is not only based on vision, but should be based on human vision, touch, smell, taste and other common senses under the concept of humanistic care. We encourage designers to "do experiment" for designing experiments, and encourage designers to explore the excellent designs with perfect combination of experiments and practical.

    2. "Fusion & Friendship" of One Belt And One Road National Designers Invitation Exhibition (directional invitation)

    This unit in line with the principle of " carrying forward oriental design wisdom, joining hands in creating a new glory design of "One Belt And One Road" together”,relying on the exhibition to gather the excellent design strength of China and countries along the "One Belt And One Road", interpret the spirit of silk road of "peaceful cooperation, openness and tolerance, mutual learning,mutual benefit and win-win", and promote economic, trade and cultural exchanges between Wenzhou and countries and regions along the Silk Road. This unit will invite famous designers and design teams from China and countries along "One Belt And One Road" to present excellent design results.

    3. "Traditional & Innovative" Cultural and Creative Design Competition (competition unit with professional group and student group)

    This unit aims to focus on creative design, encourage the combination of traditional elements and creative design, and pay attention to the innovation of design concept, design styling, design materials, design process and presentation; Encourage the integration of art and science and technology to create cultural and creative products that embody the "Chinese spirit" and conform to contemporary aesthetics.

    Category of works:
    1. Creative products of culture Industries
    2. Intangible creative products
    3. Tourism craft creative products
    4. Targeted theme design: "Zhejiang with love" cultural creative product design

    Academic Activities

    2018 Wenzhou International Design Biennale Summit Forum

    The main organizer

    Publicity Department of the CPC Wenzhou Municipal Committee
    The commission of teaching instruction of design major in Higher Education, Ministry of Education
    Professional Committee of China Industrial Design Association for Information and Interaction Design

    Sponsor

    Zhejiang College of Security Technology
    Wenzhou University Oujiang College

    Co-organizer

    Wenzhou Exhibition Hall
    Wenzhou Cultural Industry Promotion Association

    Exhibition Planning Team

    Exhibition planners:

    Duan Shenghua (Wenzhou), Gao Ying (Hangzhou), Cao Tian (Nanjing)

    Co- Exhibition Planners:

    Li Zhenyu (Wuxi), Sha Feng (Suzhou), Wang Bingbei (Hangzhou), Wang Jian (Nanjing)

    Review Team (in alphabetical order by name)

    The list of preliminary and final judges will be announced in mid-September 2018

    Deadline for Online Submissions

    2018.12.20

    Time of Publication of Shortlisted Works List

    2018.12.31

    Material Delivery Time of Shortlisted Works(Social collection, targeted creation)

    2018.11.10

    Final Evaluation Time of the Competition Unit

    2018.12.13

    Exhibition Opens

    2018.12.12-12.26

    Award Announcement

    2018.12.28 - 2019.01.05

    Exhibition Venue

    Wenzhou Exhibition Hall

    Zhejiang Industrial and Commercial University Art Institute Exhibition Hall(Hangzhou Tour Exhibition)

    Competition Award

    Grand Prize (one, certificate and trophy)

    International Review Special Award (certificate and trophy)

    Gold, Silver and Copper Awards in each category (certificate and trophy)

    Strategic Cooperation Media

    Zhejiang Newspaper Group, Wenzhou Newspaper Group

    Media Support

    9 Gutian Road

    AD110

    AD518

    Visual alliance

    Tu Zhichu Sina blog

    Design exhibition paradise

    Entry Rules

    Entry fee

    Free

    Official language

    Chinese, English

    Submission method and format

    1. The work shall be submitted through network mailbox;
    2. Size of works: no smaller than 36.4X51.5cm; No larger than 180x180cm.
    3. File format: "JPG" ,Resolution ratio: 300dpi ,RGB mode.

    Experimental design exhibition participation method

    1. The experimental design exhibition is divided into adult group and student group.

    2. The exhibits will be submitted through the online mailbox in advance. After the selection, the organizer will communicate with the author about the material submission and participation.

    3. If the experimental design works are three-dimensional works, the renderings and design descriptions of the works shall be provided. The design description shall clearly describe the design features of the functions, shapes, materials and colors of the works, within 200 characters; works such as multimedia posters, the video and design description of the work shall be provided, and the document shall be controlled within 20 megabytes.

    4. Participants need to download the registration form from the official website of the exhibition (http://wzdb.zjist.cn/) and send it together with the exhibits. All documents should be stored in a folder. The folder naming format is:
    Professional: P - name - Country (for example: P- Duan Shenghua - China)
    Students: S-name-Country (for example: S-Wang Xiaoying-China)
    Delivery E-mail:designshiyan@163.com

    “Tradition and & Innovation” Cultural Creative Design Competition Participation Method

    1. The experimental design exhibition is divided into adult group and student group.

    2. The exhibits will be submitted through the online mailbox in advance. After the selection, the organizer will communicate with the author about the material submission and participation.

    3. All shortlisted works must complete the material or working prototype production at the end of November, and mail it to the organizing committee according to the requirements. The entries of the students (including graduate students) can be replaced by conceptual design drawings.

    4. All exhibits must be submitted in the electronic document format on the competition website as required.

    5. The number of submitted pictures for a single piece of work shall not exceed 5, and the number of submitted pictures in series shall not exceed 8. Among them: 1 picture is the text version "design description (about 200 words)"; 1 piece should reflect the whole picture of the work, and mark the size of the work (length × width × height cm), material and other information; the other 3 pictures require multiple angles, with reference objects that reflect the original appearance of the work as much as possible. Image electronic files are unified into JPG format, 300dpi, RGB mode, A3 size, and the size of a single image should not exceed 20M.

    6. The exhibits need to have solid wood outer packaging boxes, which are required to be sturdy, easy to handle, and affixed with a uniform label (work registration form).

    7. Participants need to download the registration form from the official website of the exhibition (http://wzdb.zjist.cn/) and send it together with the exhibits. All documents should be stored in a folder. The folder naming format is:
    Professional: P - name - country (for example: P - Duan Shenghua - China)
    Students: S-name-Country (for example: S-Wang Xiaoying-China)
    Delivery E-mail:designwenchuang@163.com

    8.Shortlisted works must be sent in the form of “no commercial value prints”. The Organizing Committee will not accept any entries that are written into the commercial price list in the mailing ticket.

    Processing and copyright issues of the entry materials

    1. All entries and related materials sent to the Competition Organizing Committee will not be returned.

    2. The contestant’s entries and papers must be the works created by the contestant’s own (or group). If there is any plagiarism, conception, or intellectual property rights or copyright disputes, the organizing committee will cancel the qualification and the contestant bears the consequences. The organizer is not responsible for the disputes caused by the works and the viewpoints of the papers; the judges have the absolute right to select works; the organizing committee has the right to reject any work which violates the culture, national dignity or morality of each country and fails to meet the requirements of the competition, and have the right to exhibit, publish, publicize and collect the entries.

    3. The organizer provides copyright protection based on Internet blockchain technology for each contestant’s entries with free of charge.

    4. The organizer has the final right to interpret the forum and forum papers and other related activities.

    Work Delivery

    Directed invitation works, Shortlisted works' materials mailing address:

    Teaching Building, No. 2, School of Security, 2555 Ouhai Avenue, Ouhai District, Wenzhou, Zhejiang, China

    Organizing Committee of Wenzhou International Design Biennale Zip code: 325016

    Recipient: Wang Xiaoying Contact: 15867792213

    Information Consulting

    Tel: 15067796920 Teacher Liu

    E-mail: 10246192@qq.com

    Official website:http://wzdb.zjist.cn/

    Dispute Resolution

    If there is any doubt about this rule, the organizing committee of the competition reserves the right of final interpretation. Any unfinished matters related to this competition will be further defined and explained by the organizing committee .


                                                     Wenzhou International Design Biennale Organizing Committee
    2018.07.11