POSTCARD 2015 – COMPETITION

Arkitekter Uden Grænser, the danish branch of Architecture Sans Frontières (ASF-DK), hereby invites architects, graphic designers, artist and other communicators to design the first annual Postcard of 2015.

The winning proposal is required to: – create awareness about Arkitekter Uden Grænser, our cause and our work – represent the organisation externally in a creative and inspirational way to help us convey our message to partners, sponsors, individuals and the public.

CONDITIONS AND PRIZE

The designer behind the winning proposal will be granted a gift certificate of 3000 dkkr for Vester Kopi at Nørregade. The winning proposal will be printed on A5-sized high quality eco-labelled paper and sold as the official Arkitekter Uden Grænser Postcard 2015. The card will be printed in a limited number of 1000 pieces. All revenues from selling the postcard will benefit Arkitekter Uden Grænser entirely.

A JURY OF 4 TALENTED PARTNERS

A jury of 4 talented partners will review the proposals: Sara Flyvbjerg, Art Director at Index Jess Jensen, Graphic Designer and partner at WAAITT Eva Bjerring, Consultant in Strategic Communications, EB kommunikation Rune Asholt, Chairman at Arkitekter Uden Grænser Anyone can join the competition. Send your proposal to postcard@arkitekterudengraenser.dk in fileformat jpg or pdf (300 dpi, A5 sized paper). It is an advantage if the design is eligible for web and social media purposes as well as printing.

Can you fill out the paper in a creative way?

Entries must be sent in before friday november 14th 2014 at 23:59. The winning proposal will be appointed monday november 17th, and the designer will be notified soon hereafter. Sale of the postcard will start christmas and holiday season 2014. The postcard will be sold through Arkitekter Uden Grænser, at specialized book stores and at Vester Kopi Nørregade. The winning proposal will be exposed through Arkitekter Uden Grænser, Vester Kopi, collaborative partners of Arkitekter Uden Grænser and and the media. The winner has the artistic rights for the motif and allow ASF-DK to use it for communication and fundraising. ASF-DK and Vester Kopi have the joint rights to print the card. It can only be printed at Vester Kopi. During the entry period featured proposals will be exposed on the official Arkitekter Uden Grænser facebook-page https://www.facebook.com/arkitekterudengraenser.

ABOUT ARCHITECTURE SANS FRONTIERES DENMARK

Arkitekter Uden Grænser is a non profit organisation solving architectural and constructional assignments for clients who stand for a similar cause; to heighten the living standards of people living in poverty. The organisation has existed for 6 years and is still growing. Project locations include India, Kenya, Sierra Leone, Mozambique, Cambodia and Ethiopia. Furthermore projects are being developed in Palestine, Nepal and Syria. The project portfolio of ASF-DK includes both building assignments as well as projects which foster a debate. First mentioned projects solve specific challenges in developing countries, while the last mentioned are typically based in Denmark. In 2014 ASF-DK published the book Developing Architecture, Learning From Sierra Leone.