International Open Call: Gwangju Design Biennale 2021

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The 2021 Gwangju Design Biennale (GDB) is pleased to announce our 2021 International Designers Open Call. We are looking for emerging, talented artists and designers who can translate the spirit of creativity, innovation, and experimentation into the GDB in response to this year’s theme . The successful applicants will be invited to have his or her exhibits presented at the 2021GDB as well as provided with numerous benefits. Apply now!

Qualifications for Applicants- Any age, education, and nationality, any creative individuals in the following design fields:
Product, Graphic, Visual Communication, Digital Media, Editorial, Environmental, Architecture, Interior Design, Fashion, Textile, Service, Craft Design

Dates- All applications will be accepted until Tuesday April 20th, 2021 18:00 (Korean Standard Time)

Materials for Submission- Application Form- Max 5 image files of work in PDF, JPEG, PNG with color RGB files (Max 20MB for each file)

Benefits for Selected Artists/ Designers- Opportunity to showcase the selected work (s) in the 2021 Gwangju Design Biennale Exhibitions- Selected work(s) will be included in the 2021 GDB Official Catalog- Opportunity to collaborate with 2021 GDB participating companies

More information and Application Form is available at our Open Call Website: