Type Directors Club Tdc62 Communication and Typeface Design Competitions

Enter the world's most prestigious typography competitions.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.

Type Directors Club Tdc62 Communication and Typeface Design Competitions
Category : Generic Design (Multiple Design Fields
Starts : Oct. 12, 2015 Deadline : Dec. 11, 2015
Cost : € 52.00 Awards : € 1.570.00

MAIN DETAILS

The main category for Type Directors Club Tdc62 Communication and Typeface Design Competitions is "Generic Design (Multiple Design Fields & Subjects)" and sub categories are: "typography, typeface design, book design, advertising, digital media, editorial, miscellaneous, motion, movie titles, packaging, self promotion, student, unpublished" . The focus of Type Directors Club Tdc62 Communication and Typeface Design Competitions is "Typography" and some keywords are: " typography, typeface design, graphic design, design, book design, advertising, digital media, editorial, miscellaneous, motion, movie titles, packaging, self promotion, unpublished ". Type Directors Club Tdc62 Communication and Typeface Design Competitions is a Generic Design Competition (Idea and/or Concept and/or Product etc) competition. Design Oriented . Type Directors Club Tdc62 Communication and Typeface Design Competitions targets Typographers, Type Foundries, Designers, Design Students. There are no particular restrictions while designing.

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CONTACT DETAILS

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: New York, NY / Country: United States of America. Phone number: 1 212 633 8943.

 

Contacts for Type Directors Club Tdc62 Communication and Typeface Design Competitions
Website : https://type-competition.tdc.org/
Contact-Us Page : https://www.tdc.org/
Contact Email : director@tdc.org

 

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 1953. This competition was organized 62 times. This competition is annual, it repeats every year. ( Repeats Annually ).

 

ORGANIZER & SPONSORS

Type Directors Club Tdc62 Communication and Typeface Design Competitions is organized by Type Directors Club ( Non-Profit Associations, Organizations or Clubs ). There are 0 sponsors total.This competition does not have any sponsors.

 

ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS & JOINING

Age limits and restrictions (minimum / maximum age) is not given. Most probably, there are no age restrictions for this design competition. 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 can be made with a single registration). 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 an international competition, participants from all over the world can join. There are not any exlusive regional or territorial areas for this competition or this information is not stated. This competition is open only to Design Students and Professionals. This competition is Open To All.

 

Eligibility Conditions
URL : https://type-competition.tdc.org/pages/communication-design-rules and https

 

PUBLISHING AND AWARD CEREMONY

Competition results will be published but only the selected submissions and winners will be included in the book. Competition results will be published online, but only the selected submissions and winners will be published online. There will be a Gala Night and Award Ceremony of the competition. The gala-night venue for this competition is at GALANIGHTVENUE. There will be a temporary physical exhibition of winners. ( The exhibition of this competition will take place in: EXHIBITIONVENUE. ). Pictures of participants will be published. Private information of participants will be published, but participants can choose to opt-out. The result books / annuals are not distributed for free, they are sold to all. Yes, there is a free pr-campaign for winners.

 

AWARDS AND PRIZES

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. Number of awards are based on a percentage of applicants, as the number of participants increase, number of awards will also increase. The total award prizes sum to: 872 Euros (€). The organizer will not realize winning designs under any condition. N/A (There are no Prizes/Money) Award distribution percentage is not clearly stated Award details are as follows: Student Best in Show award, TDC Student Awards (Second Place), TDC Student Awards (Third Place), N/A, N/A, N/A, N/A. The webpage address link (URL) of the complete list of remaining awards is not given.

 

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. Technical Drawings or Source Files do not need to be submitted. Physical entries are not required to be submitted. There is no clear information on the accepted formats for this design competition. Both physical and digital submissions. There is no need to submit how-to-produce / realization information for the project. 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 : https://type-competition.tdc.org/pages/communication-design-rules and https

 

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 majority voting. There is no public voting, winners will be voted by the jury. The participants will not recieve a printed score sheet or see their scores online. The participants will not recieve printed jury notes or see them online. Submissions are not given numeric score. The participants will not recieve printed competition statisticss nor access them online. Judging criteria are not stated.

 

Evaluation Methodology
URL : The webpage address (URL) of the document that explains how the designs are evalauated is not given.

 

JURY DETAILS

11 people will judge the entries as the jury. Detailed list of jury members are not indicated for this competition.

 

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. Physical submissions can be picked up by the designer, but will not be sent automatically by the organizer.

 

WINNERS OBLIGATIONS

Total due fees and other required payments for this competition is 0 Euros (€). Entry fee and publication/hanging fee 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 : https://type-competition.tdc.org/

 

CERTIFICATES AND TROPHIES

The competition does not send a hardcopy participation certificates for joining. The competition sends a hardcopy (printed) certificate to winners. The organizers did not disclose if the winners would receive an award or trophy. 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: Original and beautiful typography .The design brief is as follows: 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. Regarding what to design: Typography ..

 

Brief Text
URL : https://type-competition.tdc.org/

 

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

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.

 

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

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SCORE SHEET

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. Click on a scoring criteria to learn more.

 

998.28

TOTAL QUALITY SCORE
· EVALUATION 16.61
· DATES & TIMELINE 95.00
· SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS & DETAILS 64.29
· SECONDARY DETAILS 65.80
· PUBLISHING AND AWARD CEREMONY 81.82
· WINNERS OBLIGATIONS 66.67
· ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS 95.33
· AWARDS AND PRIZES 40.00
· PRESS RELEASE 0.00
· MAIN DETAILS 100.00
· FEES & COSTS 18.75
· JURY DETAILS 20.62
· ORGANIZER & SPONSORS 57.39
· CONTACT DETAILS 100.00
· CERTIFICATES AND TROPHIES 18.33
· RESULTS 0.00
· DESIGNERS' RIGHTS 91.00
· DESIGN BRIEF 66.67
· 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 Type Directors Club Tdc62 Communication and Typeface Design Competitions is given below. Webpage address link (URL) of the detailed timeline for the competition is not given.

 

Detailed Timeline
Registrations Start : Monday 12th of October 2015
Registrations End : Friday 11th of December 2015
Submissions Start : Monday 12th of October 2015
Submissions End : Friday 11th of December 2015
Jury Meeting : Saturday 16th of January 2016
Results Announced : Friday 5th of February 2016
Results Publicized : Friday 29th of January 2016
Early-Bird Entry* : Friday 11th of December 2015
Standard Entry* : Monday 12th of October 2015
Late Entry* : Friday 8th of January 2016

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

 

FEES & COSTS

This is a paid competition. The enterence and processing fees for this competition is: 39 Euros (€) for the early-bird period.The standard enterence and processing fees for this competition is: 65 Euros (€).The late-entry period enterence and processing fees for this competition is not given.The competition organizers does not send an invoice. 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 : € 65
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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