Type Directors Club Tdc62 Communication and Typeface Design Competitions

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Type Directors Club Tdc62 Communication and Typeface Design Competitions, focuses on Generic Design (Multiple Design Fields & Subjects), and typography, typeface design, book design, advertising, digital media, editorial, miscellaneous, motion, movie titles, packaging, self promotion, student, unpublished last date of submissions is: 11 / 12 / 2015
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Enter the world’s most prestigious juried typography competitions: 62nd TDC Communication Design Competition (TDC62) and 19th Annual TDC Typeface Design Competition (TDC 2016). These are the most highly-respected and selective competitions of typographic and typeface design from around the world. Communication Design Competition: https://www.tdc.org/enter Typeface Design Competition: https://www.tdc.org/enter IMPORTANT DATES: • Early Bird deadline: October 30th, 2015 • Final Competition deali [Read further].
 
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· EVALUATION 16.61 · MAIN DETAILS 100.00
· DATES & TIMELINE 95.00 · FEES & COSTS 18.75
· SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS & DETAILS 64.29 · JURY DETAILS 20.62
· SECONDARY DETAILS 65.80 · ORGANIZER & SPONSORS 57.39
· PUBLISHING AND AWARD CEREMONY 81.82 · CONTACT DETAILS 100.00
· WINNERS OBLIGATIONS 66.67 · CERTIFICATES AND TROPHIES 18.33
· ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS 95.33 · RESULTS 0.00
· AWARDS AND PRIZES 40.00 · DESIGNERS' RIGHTS 91.00
· PRESS RELEASE 0.00 · DESIGN BRIEF 66.67
 
MAIN DETAILS
KEYWORDS
TAGS, KEYWORDS AND KEY PHRASES
typography, typeface design, graphic design, design, book design, advertising, digital media, editorial, miscellaneous, motion, movie titles, packaging, self promotion, unpublished
CATEGORY AND FOCUS
DESIGN COMPETITION NAME
Type Directors Club Tdc62 Communication and Typeface Design Competitions
WHAT IS THE GENERAL CATEGORY?
Generic Design (Multiple Design Fields & Subjects)
WHAT ARE THE CATEGORIES OR SUB-CATEGORIES?
typography, typeface design, book design, advertising, digital media, editorial, miscellaneous, motion, movie titles, packaging, self promotion, student, unpublished
WHAT IS THE MAIN FOCUS OR SUBJECT?
Typography
WHAT IS THE GENERAL COMPETITION TYPE?
Generic Design Competition (Idea and/or Concept and/or Product etc)
WHAT IS THE GENERAL ORIENTATION?
Design Oriented
WHO ARE THE TARGET PARTICIPANTS?
Typographers, Type Foundries, Designers, Design Students
IS THERE A PARTICULAR RESTRICTION WHILE DESIGNING?
No, There are no particular restrictions while designing.
CORE CONTACTS
WEBSITE
https://type-competition.tdc.org/
CONTACT US PAGE
https://www.tdc.org/
CONTACT EMAIL
director@tdc.org
SECONDARY DETAILS
LANGUAGES & ORIGIN
ORIGIN COUNTRY
United States of America
PRIMARY (NATIVE) LANGUAGE OF THIS COMPETITION
The native language of this competition is unknown or unstated.
DO THE COMPETITION HAVE AN ENGLISH WEBPAGE?
Yes
REPEATING FREQUENCY AND HISTORY
THE YEAR WHEN THE COMPETITION WAS ORGANIZED FOR THE FIRST TIME
1953
HOW MANY TIMES HAS THE COMPETITION BEEN ORGANIZED
This competition was organized 62 times
DOES THIS COMPETITION REPEAT EVERY YEAR?
Yes
REPEAT FREQUENCY OF THE COMPETITION?
Repeats Annually
ORGANIZER & SPONSORS
ORGANIZER
Type Directors Club
ORGANIZER TYPE?
Non-Profit Associations, Organizations or Clubs
NUMBER OF SPONSORS
0This competition does not have any sponsors..
ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS & JOINING
AGE RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS
Age limits and restrictions (minimum / maximum age) is not given. Most probably, there are no age restrictions for this design competition.
CAN PEOPLE SUBMIT MULTIPLE DESIGNS?
Yes (With Single Registration)
MAXIMUM NUMBER OF SUBMISSIONS PER PERSON OR TEAM
The maximum number of submissions is not given.You can submit as many designs (infinite / unlimited) as you wish.
CAN PEOPLE JOIN AS TEAMS?
Yes, Both individual and team submissions are allowed.
MAXIMUM TEAM SIZE
The maximum team size is not clearly stated, the best-practice is 5 (five) people.
REGIONAL OR TERRITORIAL SCOPE OF THE COMPETITION
International
THE EXLUSIVE REGIONAL OR TERRITORIAL AREA
There are not any exlusive regional or territorial areas for this competition or this information is not stated.
STUDENTS' OR PROFESSIONALS' COMPETITION?
This competition is Open only to Design Students and Professionals
OPEN TO ALL OR MEMBERS ONLY?
This competition is Open To All
ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS URL
https://type-competition.tdc.org/pages/communicati
DATES & TIMELINE
START OF REGISTRATION DATE
Monday 12th of October 2015 (12/10/2015)
Registrations started 1078 days ago.
END OF REGISTRATION DATE
Friday 11th of December 2015 (11/12/2015)
Registrations have ended 1018 days ago.
START OF SUBMISSIONS (START) DATE
Monday 12th of October 2015 (12/10/2015)
Submissions started 1078 days ago.
END OF SUBMISSONS (FINISH) DATE
Friday 11th of December 2015 (11/12/2015)
Submission period have ended 1018 days ago.
HOW MANY STEPS OR PHASES ARE THERE IN THIS COMPETITION
Straight, Single Step
JURY MEETING DATE
Saturday 16th of January 2016 (16/01/2016)
Jury should have met 982 days ago.
RESULTS ANNOUNCED TO WINNERS AT DATE
Friday 5th of February 2016 (05/02/2016)
Results were announced to winners 962 days ago.
PUBLIC RESULTS ANNOUNCED AT DATE
Friday 29th of January 2016 (29/01/2016)
Results were announced to public 969 days ago.
DETAILED TIMELINE URL
Webpage address link (URL) of the detailed timeline for the competition is not given.
TIMELINE FOR DIFFERENT PAYMENT PERIODS FOR PAID COMPETITIONS
EARLY REGISTRATION DATE
Friday 11th of December 2015 (2015-10-30/10/2015)
Early-bird registration period have ended 1060 days ago.
STANDARD REGISTRATION DATE
Monday 12th of October 2015 (12/10/2015)
Standard registration period have ended 1078 days ago.
LATE REGISTRATION DATE
Friday 8th of January 2016 (08/01/2016)
Late registration period have ended 990 days ago.
FEES & COSTS
All the fees given in this section are normally in EUROs, if you would like to convert the fees to any other currency such as USD etc, click here.
IS THIS COMPETITION FREE TO JOIN?
No, this is a paid competition.
GALA / CELEBRATION NIGHT FEE
The gala-night fee for this competition is not stated.
PHYSICAL EXHIBITION OF DESIGNS FEE
The exhibition fee for this competition is not stated.
PUBLIC RELATIONS & PR CAMPAIGN FEE
The pr-campaign fee for this competition is not stated.
TRANSPORTATION AND SET-UP FEE
The transportation and set-up fee for this competition is 65 Euros (€).
PUBLISHING FEE
The publishing fee for this competition is not stated.
YEARBOOK (DESIGN INDEX, RESULTS BOOK) FEE OR COST
The yearbook fee for this competition is not stated.
OTHER FEES AND PAYMENTS URL
https://type-competition.tdc.org/pages/communicati
FEES AND COSTS STRUCTURE AND DETAILS FOR PAID COMPETITIONS
EARLY REGISTRATION FEE
The enterence and processing fees for this competition is: 39 Euros (€) for the early-bird period.
STANDARD REGISTRATION FEE
The standard enterence and processing fees for this competition is: 65 Euros (€).
LATE REGISTRATION FEE
The late-entry period enterence and processing fees for this competition is not given.
DOES THE COMPETITION SENDS AN INVOICE
No, the competition does not send an invoice.
PUBLISHING AND AWARD CEREMONY
ARE THE COMPETITION RESULTS PUBLISHED AS A BOOK
Yes, Only the selected submissions and winners will be published as a book.
ARE THE COMPETITION RESULTS PUBLISHED ONLINE
Yes, Only the selected submissions and winners will be published online.
IS THERE A GALA NIGHT / AWARD CEREMONY?
Yes there will be a Gala Night and Award Ceremony.
GALA NIGHT & AWARD CEREMONY VENUE
The gala-night venue for this competition is : GALANIGHTVENUE.
IS THERE A PHYSICAL EXHIBITION?
Yes, there will be a temporary physical exhibition.
PHYSICAL EXHIBITION LOCATION
The exhibition of this competition will take place in: EXHIBITIONVENUE.
DOES DESIGNERS PHOTOS GET PUBLIHED?
Yes, Pictures of participants will be published.
PRIVATE INFORMATIONS GET PUBLISHED?
Yes, Private information of participants will be published, but participants can choose to opt-out.
IS THE COMPETITION RESULTS BOOK SOLD OR DISTRIBUTED FOR FREE?
No, the result books / annuals are sold to all.
IS THERE A POST-PR CAMPAIGN FOR WINNERS?
Yes, there is a free pr-campaign for winners.
CONTACT DETAILS
ADDRESS TO SUBMIT
The postal address to send physical entries to the competition or contact for regular mail is: TDC COMP/Type Directors Club, 347 West 36 Street, Suite 603, New York, NY 10018 USA
CITY / COUNTRY
New York, NY / United States of America
PHONE
1 212 633 8943
AWARDS AND PRIZES
NUMBER OF AWARDS
It is perhaps mistakenly stated that there are no awards in this competition.The number of different awards in this design competition is not given.
ARE THE NUMBER OF AWARDS BASED ON PERCENTAGE OR IS IT FIXED?
Number of awards are based on a percentage of applicants, as the number of participants increase, number of awards will also increase.
PERCENTAGE OF AWARDS
Award distribution percentage is not clearly stated
TOTAL AWARD PRIZES IN EUROS
The total award prizes sum to: 872 Euros (€).
WILL PARTICIPATING DESIGNS BE REALIZED?
No, The organizer will not realize winning designs under any condition.
DISTRIBUTION OF AWARD PRIZES AND MONEY
How are the award money are distributed? Please choose the correct answer..
N/A (There are no Prizes/Money)
AWARD #1
AWARD #1 NAME
The Name of the Award #1 is Student Best in Show award.
AWARD #1 MONEY PRIZE
The monetary prize for the Award #1 is 872 Euros (€).
AWARD #1 OTHER PRIZES
Other secondary prizes, bonuses, gifts or incentives for the Award #1 are: N/A.
AWARD #2
AWARD #2 NAME
The Name of the Award #2 is TDC Student Awards (Second Place).
AWARD #2 MONEY PRIZE
The monetary prize for the Award #2 is 436 Euros (€).
AWARD #2 OTHER PRIZES
Other secondary prizes, bonuses, gifts or incentives for the Award #2 are: N/A.
AWARD #3
AWARD #3 NAME
The Name of the Award #3 is TDC Student Awards (Third Place).
AWARD #3 MONEY PRIZE
The monetary prize for the Award #3 is 262 Euros (€).
AWARD #3 OTHER PRIZES
Other secondary prizes, bonuses, gifts or incentives for the Award #3 are: N/A.
AWARD #4
AWARD #4 NAME
The Name of the Award #4 is N/A.
AWARD #4 MONEY PRIZE
The monetary prize for the Award #4 is N/A Euros (€).There is not a monetary prize for the Award #4.
AWARD #4 OTHER PRIZES
Other secondary prizes, bonuses, gifts or incentives for the Award #4 are: N/A.
AWARD #5
AWARD #5 NAME
The Name of the Award #5 is N/A.
AWARD #5 MONEY PRIZE
The monetary prize for the Award #5 is N/A Euros (€).There is not a monetary prize for the Award #5.
AWARD #5 OTHER PRIZES
Other secondary prizes, bonuses, gifts or incentives for the Award #5 are: N/A.
AWARD #6
AWARD #6 NAME
The Name of the Award #6 is N/A.
AWARD #6 MONEY PRIZE
The monetary prize for the Award #6 is N/A Euros (€).There is not a monetary prize for the Award #6.
AWARD #6 OTHER PRIZES
Other secondary prizes, bonuses, gifts or incentives for the Award #6 are: N/A.
AWARD #7
AWARD #7 NAME
The Name of the Award #7 is N/A.
AWARD #7 MONEY PRIZE
The monetary prize for the Award #7 is N/A Euros (€).There is not a monetary prize for the Award #7.
AWARD #7 OTHER PRIZES
Other secondary prizes, bonuses, gifts or incentives for the Award #7 are: N/A.
REMAINING AWARDS
FULL AWARDS LIST URL
The webpage address link (URL) of the complete list of remaining awards is not given.
SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS & DETAILS
SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS URL
https://type-competition.tdc.org/pages/communicati
PAGE / FILE NUMBER RESTRICTIONS
Page and file limits for this design competition is not clearly stated.
MAXIMUM FILE SIZE
Exact maximum file size permitted to be submitted is 0 KB.0
REQUIRE TECHNICAL DRAWINGS OR SOURCE FILES?
No, Technical Drawings or Source Files do not need to be submitted.
REQUIRE PHYSICAL SUBMISSIONS?
No, Physical entries are not required to be submitted.
ACCEPTED FILE FORMATS
There is no clear information on the accepted formats for this design competition.
SUBMISSION METHOD
Both physical and digital submissions.
REQUIRED TO SUBMIT DESCRIPTION OF "HOW TO PRODUCE"?
No need to submit, how-to-produce / realization information
REQUIRED TO SUBMIT DESCRIPTION OF THE CONCEPT, DESIGN OR IDEA?
The competition call does not state that you need to submit a description of your concept, however it is best practice to submit if it is otherwise stated.
DIGITAL IMAGE PIXEL SIZE AND RESOLUTIONS
Pixel sizes are not clearly stated.
Resolution requirements for the digital images are not clearly stated.
PHYSICAL PAPER / PRINT SIZE AND RESOLUTION
Paper sizes are not clearly stated.
Resolution requirements for the printed images are not clearly stated.
EVALUATION, JUDGING AND SCORING
SCORING AND JUDGING DETAILS
EVALUATION CRITERIA & JUDGING URL
The webpage address link (URL) of the document that explains how the designs are evalauated and judged is not given.
DOES JURY MEET PHYSICALLY
It is not clearly stated if the jury will meet physically to perform judging or if it is an online judging process.
SELECTION SYSTEM
The selection is made by majority voting.
IS THE COMPETITION OPEN FOR PUBLIC VOTING?
No, There is no public voting.
IS A SCORE-SHEET SEND OR SHARED WITH THE PARTICIPANTS?
No, the participants will not recieve a printed score sheet or see their scores online.
ARE JURY NOTES SEND TO PARTICIPANTS?
No, the participants will not recieve printed jury notes or see them online.
IS THERE A NUMERICAL SCORE?
No, Submissions are not given numeric score.
ARE STATISTICS PROVIDED TO PARTICIPANTS?
No, The participants will not recieve printed competition statisticss or access them online.
JURY DETAILS
HOW MANY JURY MEMBERS
11 people will judge the designs as jury.
REMAINING JURY
OTHER JURY MEMBERS
The webpage address link (URL) of the page that lists other jury members is not given, although it is indicated that there are more than 15 jury members.
DESIGNERS' RIGHTS
DESIGN RIGHTS ARE
Designer keeps all the rights to the designs.
PUBLISHINGS OPT-IN & OUTS
Participants can choose not to participate in Publishings such as Books and Online Exhibitions.
RETURN OF PHYSICAL SUBMISSIONS
Physical submissions can be picked up by the designer, but will not be sent automatically by the organizer.
WINNERS OBLIGATIONS
TERMS & AGREEMENTS URL
https://type-competition.tdc.org/
TOTAL DUE FEES AND REQUIRED PAYMENTS
Total due fees and other required payments for this competition is 0 Euros (€).
WINNERS OBLIGATIONS
Entry fee and publication/hanging fee
DOES WINNER DESIGNERS HAS TO PARTICIPATE IN AN EVENT?
No, Designers are not required to participate in any events.
DOES DESIGNERS NEED TO MAKE ADVERTISEMENT FOR THE COMPETITION?
No, The participants are not required to make advertisements.
POST COMMISIONING, WORK OPTIONS AND OBLIGATIONS
It is not clearly indicated if the winner designers need or given chance to work for the organizers or sponsors.
TRANSFER OR SALES OF DESIGNS
The organizers did not indicate if winners need or given chance to sell their designs to organizer.
CERTIFICATES AND TROPHIES
DOES THE COMPETITION SENDS PRINTED JOINING CERTIFICATES?
No, The competition does not send a hardcopy certificate for joining.
DOES THE COMPETITION SENDS PRINTED WINNERS CERTIFICATES?
Yes, The competition sends a hardcopy (printed) certificate to winners.
DOES THE COMPETITION SENDS WINNERS AN AWARD/TROPHY?
The organizers did not disclose if the winners would receive an award or trophy.
DOES THE COMPETITION PERMITS THE USE OF A "WINNER" LOGO?
Yes, the winners of the competition can use a winners-logo or badge to promote thier products and designs.
PRESS RELEASE
ANNOUNCEMENT TEXT
A press-release to distribute to press members, bloggers, magazine editors etc was unfortunetely not provided.
DESIGN BRIEF
COMPETITION BRIEF URL
https://type-competition.tdc.org/
WHICH INSTITUTION WANTS US TO DESIGN?
Type Directors Club
WHAT KIND OF INSTITUTION WANTS US TO DESIGN?
We are an international organization for all people who are devoted to excellence in typography, both in print and on screen.
THE ULTIMATE AIM OF THE COMPETITION?
Promoting excellence in typography.
WHO TO DESIGN FOR?
n/a
WHICH MESSAGE TO CARRY?
Original and beautiful typography
REGARDING WHAT TO DESIGN?
Typography
RESULTS
NOTE: Expect this section to be filled only after the competition is finalized and results anounced to the public.
ANNOUNCED DATE
Results have either not been announced yet or not available in this page. Please check the competition website in case they might have already been posted there.
DETAILS
FURTHER DETAILS
Enter the world’s most prestigious juried typography competitions: 62nd TDC Communication Design Competition (TDC62) and 19th Annual TDC Typeface Design Competition (TDC 2016). These are the most highly-respected and selective competitions of typographic and typeface design from around the world. Communication Design Competition: https://www.tdc.org/enter Typeface Design Competition: https://www.tdc.org/enter IMPORTANT DATES: • Early Bird deadline: October 30th, 2015 • Final Competition dealines: December 11th, 2015 Award winning submissions will receive worldwide exposure via the eight* TDC exhibitions that travel the globe throughout 2016, and will also be published in a beautiful hardbound annual, Typography 37. The TDC Annual is highly respected within the design community—many consider it the highest honor and most prestigious accomplishment to be featured on its pages. In becoming a winner in our competitions, you become a part of our rich history of typographic excellence. The highly selective jury will choose the most innovative, original, beautiful, and smartest typographic designs from 2015. This year’s communication design competition is being co-chaired by TDC board member Karl Heine (creativeplacement) and Abby Goldstein (Fordham University). The judges are: David Crooks The Atlantic Magazine, New York Sagi Haviv Chermayeff, Geismar & Haviv, New York Robbin Schiff Penguin Random House, New York Jarik van Sluijis PIC Agency, Los Angeles Karen Welman PearlFisher, UK Forest Young Interbrand, New York Julia Zeltser Hyperakt, New York TDC 2016 is co-chaired by Cara DiEdwardo (The Cooper Union) and Craig Ward (Words are Pictures). The judges are: Veronika Burian TypeTogether, Czech Republic Stéphane Elbaz Stéphane Elbaz, New York Alexander Tochilovsky The Lubalin Center, The Copper Union, NY Petr van Blokland Petr van Blokalnd, Netherlands Categories include: Advertising Books Digital Media Identity Editorial Exhibits / Architectural and Dimensional Design Experimental Miscellaneous – Announcements, Invitations, Cards, Menus, etc. Motion Movie Titles Packaging Self-Promotion Student Work Typeface Design – original, custom, single, family, latin, non-lating etc Unpublished See more categories and eligibility here: https://www.tdc.org/enter The TDC62 call for entries campaign, the Type Directors Club annual design, Typography 37, and exhibition materials are being designed by the New York branding and design agency OCD | The Original Champions of Design. The annual will be available in bookstores in December 2016. The deadline for submission is Friday, December 11, 2015. If you submit by the early bird deadline of Friday, October 30th, you will receive a substantial discount on the entry fee. As usual, all TDC members receive a discount on the fee. This year, all entries can be uploaded digitally. Enter now! *TDC62 will tour the United States and Canada, the exhibitions will also tour in cities worldwide including Seoul, Bangkok, Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, Taipei, London, and cities throughout Spain, France, Germany, Japan, Poland, and Russia. The award winning work will also appear at the 2016 ATypI conference.
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