Gus* Chalkboard Design Contest

Wednesday, October 10, 2012 jeffrey 0 Comments

Calling all professional Interior Designers and Architects and those with considerable experience in home/interior design, send in your entries for the Gus* Modern Chalkboard Wall Design Contest. Prepare your original design inspired by the theme: "Eco Friendly Modern Living" and submit the the digital (JPEG) format via email. Be included in the Top 10 semifinalists who will be posted on Gus* Studio Manila FB Page for online public voting. Encourage your friends to vote for your entry. Three winners will receive Trudeau 3-seater Sofa (black leather) worth P145,900, Span Dining Table (walnut) worth P79,000, and Henry Otoman (black) worth P56,900 respectively. Plus, the winning designs will be showcased as the new design of the Greenhills and Greenbelt showrooms.

Contest Requirements:

  • Open to all professional Interior Designers and Architects in the country and those with considerable experience in home / interior design ages 21 years old and above
Contest Mechanics:

  1. Theme: "Eco Friendly Modern Living"
  2. Entry Guidelines:
    • Each entry must be an original design and illustrated in black over white background
    • Should be submitted in digital format (JPEG)
    • Image dimensions: 10 inches x 12 inches (L x W)
    • Each file or design should not exceed 3MB
  3. Together with your complete details in the required format, email your design to within the contest period with the subject "Gus* Studio Manila Chalkboard Wall Design Entry". Wait for a confirmation email after sending
  4. The Top 10 semifinalists will be posted on Gus* Studio Manila Facebook Page for online public voting
  5. Judging Criteria:
    • 40% Creativity (Execution of Design) - Presentation of ideas in new ways and perspective
    • 20% Originality - Uniqueness of aspect design or style
    • 20% Relevance to the theme - Adherence to the given theme "Eco Friendly Modern Living"
    • 10% Overall Impact - Judges freehand on the overall impression of the work as art
    • 10% Facebook Votes - Facebook 'Like' votes achieved through online promotions
  6. You can submit up to two (2) entries
  7. The decision of the panel of judges shall be final and binding. In case of a tie, a pre-selected Tie-Breaking Judge will determine the appropriate winner
  8. View complete contest mechanics
Contest Period: Submission of entries until October 31, 2012

  • Panel Deliberation - November 12-15, 2012
  • Voting Period - November 19-30, 2012
  • Announcement of Winners - December 3, 2012
Contest Prize:
  • First Prize - Trudeau 3-seater Sofa (black leather) worth P145,900
  • Second Prize - Span Dining Table (walnut) worth P79,000
  • Third Prize - Henry Otoman (black) worth P56,900
*The winning designs will be showcased as the new design of the Greenhills and Greenbelt showrooms
    • Online submission
    • You can submit up to 2 entries
    • Great prizes!
    • Prizes are not transferable and not convertible to cash
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