Mystery Build-What Can You Make With This?

Create a work of art using only the materials provided in a mystery build kit, without knowing what's inside! $15,000 in cash awards, us residents.Mystery build - what can you make with this? call for artists and creators awards: $15,000 in cash awards submission deadline: 10/20/13 entry fee and materials kit: $36 www.mysterybuild.com info@mysterybuild.com the challenge: create a work of art (creative object, construction, exp

Mystery Build-What Can You Make With This?
Category : Arts, Crafts and Ready-Made Design
Starts : Nov. 1, 2012 Deadline : Oct. 20, 2013
Cost : € 27.00 Awards : € 3.977.00

MAIN DETAILS

The main category for Mystery Build-What Can You Make With This? Competition is "Arts, Crafts and Ready-Made Design" and sub categories are: "multimedia, online, project, challenge, build, sculpture, 3D, 2D, " . The focus of Mystery Build-What Can You Make With This? Competition is "artwork" and some keywords are: " art contest, art competition, art project, art opportunity, call for art, call for artists, call for entries, art challenge, arts and crafts, arts and crafts project, craft competition, craft contest ". Mystery Build-What Can You Make With This? Competition is a Product Design Competition (or Realized Designs, Prototypes etc) competition. Arts Oriented . Mystery Build-What Can You Make With This? Competition targets artists, creatives, designers, craftsman, crafters, students, . While designing, Designs must be focused on a specific thema.

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CONTACT DETAILS

The postal address to send physical entries to the competition or contact for regular mail is not indicated. The city where the organizing institution is physically based is not given. Phone number of the competition is not given.

 

Contacts for Mystery Build-What Can You Make With This? Competition
Website : http://www.mysterybuild.com
Contact-Us Page : http://www.mysterybuild.com/Mystery_Build_Art_Cont
Contact Email : info@mysterybuild.com

 

SECONDARY DETAILS

The native language of this competition is unknown or unstated. The competition has an English website. This competition orginates from United States of America. The competition was first organized in 2011. This competition was organized 3 times. This competition is annual, it repeats every year. ( Repeats Annually ).

 

ORGANIZER & SPONSORS

Mystery Build-What Can You Make With This? Competition is organized by Mystery Build ( Company or Business ). There are 0 sponsors total.This competition does not have any sponsors.

 

ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS & JOINING

Minimum age required to join is 9 , and Maximum age limit is 99. The maximum number of submissions allowed per each participation is not given. It is possible that there are no limits in number of entriesThere are not any restrictions for the number of submissions allowed per each participatnt; you can submit as many designs (infinite / unlimited) as you wish (Multiple submissions requires multiple registrations). Both individual and team submissions are allowed. The maximum team size is not clearly stated, the best-practice is 5 (five) people, but you should re-confirm it. This is a continental competition, only participants from a specific continent can join. The following areas, territories and regions are allowed to join: North America. This competition is open to All. This competition is Open To All.

 

Eligibility Conditions
URL : http://www.mysterybuild.com/Mystery_Build_Art_Contest_Rules.html

 

PUBLISHING AND AWARD CEREMONY

The competition results are not published as a book. Competition results will be published online, all the submissions and winners will be visible online. There will not be a Gala Night or Award Ceremony for this competition. We do not know clearly where will the ceremonies take place or where is the location of the gala-night. There will not be a physical exhibition for winners of this competition. ( We are unclear about where will the exhibition take place or what is the location of the exhibition. ). We are not sure if the personal photo shots of designers get published in the results book. It is not very clearly stated if private informations such as contact details etc of designers get published in the results book. We do not believe that the competition results books are distributed free to all, this information is not given. Yes, there is a free pr-campaign for winners.

 

AWARDS AND PRIZES

There are 20 types of awards in this competition. There is a fixed number of awards, number of participants do not change the number of awards. The total award prizes sum to: 11 Euros (€). It is not clearly stated if the participating designs would be realized or not. Prizes/Money given only to awarded designs. Award details are as follows: 1st Place, 2nd Place, People's Choice Award, 4th Place, 5th Place, 6th Place, 7th place, 8th Place, 9th Place, 10th Place, 11th Place, 12th Place, 13th Place, 14th Place, 15th Place. For more information and other awards visit here.

 

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS & DETAILS

Page and file limits for this design competition is not clearly stated. Exact maximum file size permitted to be submitted is 0 KB. It is not stated whether technical drawings or source files for this competition are required or not. Physical entries are not required to be submitted. Submission is possible with any format. Only digital submission using online form. A detailed how-to-produce / realization information for the project should be submitted. 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. Pixel sizes are not clearly stated. Resolution requirements for the digital images are not clearly stated. Paper sizes are not clearly stated. Resolution requirements for the printed images are not clearly stated.

 

Submission Requirements
URL : http://www.mysterybuild.com/Mystery_Build_Art_Contest_Rules.html

 

EVALUATION, JUDGING AND SCORING

It is not clearly stated if the jury will meet physically to perform judging or if it is an online judging process. The selection of winners is made by following a scoring-sheet and checklist. Voting will be hybrid, the jury and public will decide the winners but public voting is only possible after submissions end. The organizers did not state if the competition participants (designers) would recieve/access a score-sheet or not. Detailed jury notes are available online only to the participants. Each submission will recieve a numeric score. Detailed competition statistics are available online only to the participants. Judging criteria are as follows: Creative use of materials, Craftsmanship, Presentation, Creative use of theme.

 

Evaluation Methodology
URL : http://www.mysterybuild.com/Mystery_Build_Art_Contest_Rules.html

 

JURY DETAILS

11 people will judge the entries as the jury. The jury members of the competition is as follows: N/A, N/A, N/A, N/A, N/A, N/A, N/A, N/A, N/A, N/A, N/A.

 

Jury Members
URL : The webpage address link (URL) of the page that lists other jury members is not given.

 

DESIGNERS' RIGHTS

Designer keeps all the rights to the designs. Participants can choose not to participate in Publishings such as Books and Online Exhibitions. No information is available for the return of physical submissions.

 

WINNERS OBLIGATIONS

Total due fees and other required payments for this competition is 27 Euros (€). The obligations of the winners, for example if they do need to pay any more expenses etc, including advertsing, pr-making etc, is not indicated. Designers are not required to participate in any events. The participants are not required to make advertisements for the competition. It is not clearly indicated if the winner designers need or given chance to work for the organizers or sponsors. The organizers did not indicate if winners need or given chance to sell their designs to organizer.

 

Winners' Obligations
URL : http://www.mysterybuild.com/Mystery_Build_Art_Contest_Rules.html

 

CERTIFICATES AND TROPHIES

The competition does not send a hardcopy participation certificates for joining. The competition does not send a hardcopy (printed) certificate to winners. The competition does not send a physical trophy or an award to winners. The winners of the competition can use a winners-logo or badge to promote thier winning products and designs.

 

PRESS RELEASE

A press-release to distribute to press members, bloggers, magazine editors etc was unfortunetely not provided.

 

DESIGN BRIEF

Which message to carry: ingenuity and resourcefulness.The design brief is as follows: Which institution wants us to design: Mystery Build. What kind of institution wants us to design: inspiration and artistic exploration. The ultimate aim of the competition: To inspire and reward creative thinking. Who to design for: general. Regarding what to design: creative use of given materials. Technical restrains and methodologies to follow: Must create entry using only the provided materials. Where to look for inspiration: art history. Things to be avoided while designing / what not to do: replicate an existing work of art.A last advice from the organizer: 2011..

 

Brief Text
URL : http://www.mysterybuild.com/eblast2013

 

RESULTS

Expect this section to be filled only after the competition is finalized and results anounced to the public. 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.

 

Results & Pages
Winners :
PR Results :

 

DESCRIPTION

Mystery build - what can you make with this? call for artists and creators awards: $15,000 in cash awards submission deadline: 10/20/13 entry fee and materials kit: $36 www.mysterybuild.com info@mysterybuild.com the challenge: create a work of art (creative object, construction, experiment, presentation or other concept) using only the materials provided in a mystery build kit. the twist: you don't know what's inside! overview: mystery build is offering $15,000 in cash awards to participants who can create something amazing using only the materials in a mystery build kit, without knowing what they will have to work with. you can expect to find some common sculpting materials like wood, clay, metal, fiber, and a few surprises. the kits are 12" x 9" x 3" and contain 5 lbs. of materials. all 2013 mystery build kits are identical. contest open only to u.s. residents. you can enter individually or as a team, and you can enter as many times as you want. to enter: - purchase a mystery build kit (www.mysterybuild.com) and we will ship it to you. - create something amazing. - complete a submission form including a written description of your techniques. - upload photos and/or videos of your creation to our website, as well as photos or video of the work in progress. the theme: "re-invent a work of art" you may interpret the contest's theme any way you wish. perhaps a re-creation of a famous painting in the form of a sculpture, or a new perspective or hidden angle on a familiar work of art. you will specify what work of art you are re-inventing on the submission form. any work of art can be used, in any medium from painting, to film, music, architecture, photography, sculpture, culinary arts etc. the entry should not be a replica of the work but a re-interpretation, continuation, or unique version of the original artwork. judging and voting: the winners are selected by an independent panel of judges. the people's choice award goes to the entry with the most votes during the public voting period. entries are judged on creative use of materials, craftsmanship, use of the theme, and presentation. prizes: $5000 1st place $2000 2nd place $1500 people's choice winner $1000 3rd place $700 4th place $600 5th place $500 6th place $450 7th place $400 8th place $375 9th place $350 10th place $325 11th place $300 12th place $275 13th place $250 14th place $225 15th place $200 16th place $175 17th place $150 18th place $125 19th place $100 20th place plus: nationwide exposure - winning entries will be displayed on mystery build websites and promotions. more info and past winners: www.mysterybuild.com

 

REVIEW

We do not have an editorial review of this design competition.

 

WEBSITE

We do not have a website excerpt for this competition.

 

IMAGES, POSTERS AND BANNERS

Logo of the competition is uploaded, see below. Competition trophy is not updloaded. Competition poster is uploaded, see below. Website screenshot is uploaded, see below. Competition banner is uploaded, see below. Competition big banner is uploaded, see below.

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SCORE SHEET

Mystery Build-What Can You Make With This? Competition, focuses on Arts, Crafts and Ready-Made Design, and multimedia, online, project, challenge, build, sculpture, 3D, 2D, last date of submissions is: 20 / 10 / 2013. Click on a scoring criteria to learn more.

 

1033.27

TOTAL QUALITY SCORE
· EVALUATION 21.55
· DATES & TIMELINE 100.00
· SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS & DETAILS 64.29
· SECONDARY DETAILS 32.68
· PUBLISHING AND AWARD CEREMONY 18.18
· WINNERS OBLIGATIONS 55.56
· ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS 80.00
· AWARDS AND PRIZES 95.00
· PRESS RELEASE 100.00
· MAIN DETAILS 100.00
· FEES & COSTS 25.00
· JURY DETAILS 31.96
· ORGANIZER & SPONSORS 57.39
· CONTACT DETAILS 33.33
· CERTIFICATES AND TROPHIES 43.33
· RESULTS 0.00
· DESIGNERS' RIGHTS 75.00
· DESIGN BRIEF 100.00
· DESCRIPTION N/A
· REVIEW N/A
· WEBSITE N/A
· IMAGES, POSTER AND BANNERS N/A

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DATES & TIMELINE

This is a Straight, Single Step competition, , further timeline details for Mystery Build-What Can You Make With This? Competition is given below. For a detailed time line check: here.

 

Detailed Timeline
Registrations Start : Thursday 1st of November 2012
Registrations End : Monday 30th of September 2013
Submissions Start : Thursday 1st of November 2012
Submissions End : Sunday 20th of October 2013
Jury Meeting : Monday 21st of October 2013
Results Announced : Monday 25th of November 2013
Results Publicized : Monday 25th of November 2013
Early-Bird Entry* : N/A
Standard Entry* : Monday 30th of September 2013
Late Entry* : N/A

* End-of-period dates for paid competitions only.

 

FEES & COSTS

This is a paid competition. The early-bird enterence and processing fees for this competition is not given.The standard enterence and processing fees for this competition is: 27 Euros (€).The late-entry period enterence and processing fees for this competition is not given.The competition organizers will send an invoice to everyone. For more details on the fees and costs, click here

 

Fees and Costs
Gala Night Fee : N / A
Exhibition Fee : N / A
PR Campaign Fee : N / A
Transportation Fee : N / A
Publishing Fee : N / A
Yearbook Fee : N / A

*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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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