Cyber utopia

We’re entering a stage of human life co-existing with technology and a future of digitalization. To explore further, we’re calling on the talent of visual artists to dream up their vision of a digital utopia.

Under three categories, digital artists can submit works for a chance to win attendance to exclusive artist workshops with industry-leading talent, OPPO products and other special awards. Submissions open May 20th. Learn more below.

Launch

May 6

Submission

May 20 – July 09

TOP100 Review

July 10-16, 2020

TOP10 Review

July 18-26, 2020

Announcement

July 27, 2020

2020 Display

September 8-27

Because of the epidemic, the opening date for colleges and universities has been delayed. In order to give the contestants more time to
create excellent design works, the competition organizing committee has decided to extent the deadline from June 30, 2020 to July 9, 2020.
The organizing committee will continue to receive artworks up to the extented date.

Timeline

Launch

May 6

Submission

May 20 – July 09

TOP100 Review

July 10-16, 2020

TOP10 Review

July 18-26, 2020

Announcement

July 27, 2020

2020 Display

September 8-27

Categories

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Visioning the night

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Integration of everything

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Entry Criteria

Innovativeness

Show a new approach to
technology in your art. It is a
futuristic and unique concept.

Show a new approach to technology in your art. It is a futuristic and unique concept.

Artistry

Combine technology and art to execute your idea with outstanding presentation and beauty using your chosen platform.

Combine technology and art to execute your idea with outstanding presentation and beauty using your chosen platform.

Feasibility

Art works not only explore
innovation but offers solutions
to design problems in reality.

Art works not only explore innovation but offers solutions to design problems in reality.

Expressiveness

The works demonstrate a
strong connection with one
of the three themes.

The works demonstrate a strong connection with one of the three themes.

Excellent works

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Awards

Top 10 Awards

*  Description: OPPO prize package includes a latest-style OPPO mobile phone and an OPPO watch.

2020 Artistic Creativity Award

2020
Artistic
Creativity
Award

( 1 place )

50,000CNY

OPPO prize package
Certificate of award

2020 Design Future Award

2020
Design
Future
Award

( 1 place )

50,000CNY

OPPO prize package
Certificate of award

2020 Creative Experience Award

2020
Creative
Experience
Award

( 1 place )

50,000CNY

OPPO prize package
Certificate of award


2020 Excellent Creativity Award

2020
Excellent
Creativity
Award

( 3 places )

10,000CNY

OPPO prize package
Certificate of award

2020 Brand Application Award

2020 Brand
Application Award

( 4 places )

10,000CNY

OPPO prize package
Certificate of award

OPPO Artistic Future Award

OPPO
Artistic Future Award

2020 Best Performance Award

2020 Best
Performance
Award

( 12 places )

OPPO Enco Free earphone * 1

Certificate of award

2020 Shortlist Award

2020
Shortlist
Award

( 78 places )

Certificate of award

2020 Artistic Communication Award

2020 Artistic
Communication Award

In a digital world, everyone is a creator. Fill in your social media post link when uploading your artwork (including but not limited to Twitter, Instagram etc) with the hashtag #OPPORenovators for a chance to win a special communication award.

Cyber ​​Recorder

Cyber ​​Recorder

( 10 places )

1 OPPO Watch

The social media content includes but is not limited to: a)Personal stories and pictures. b)Video of the creation process

Participation Benefits

  • Global show

    Showcase on international platforms: International art exhibition resources.

  • Publicity

    For Top 10 works: to be shown on global pivotal art media and social media platforms. Winners of Artistic Creativity Award, Design Future Award and Creative Experience Award will be invited to New Media Art Station and cooperative magazines for interviews.

  • Experts

    Top 10 winners can interact with world famous instructors for further instructions and join in online workshops.Endorsed by world authoritative artists, Top 100 winners will be granted the certificates issued by the organizing committee (China-Italy Design Innovation Hub)

  • Community

    Top 100 winners will be admitted into OPPO Global Youth Community to share the design resources of OPPO and interact with young artists around the world. Top 10 winners are entitled to serve the internship in OPPO headquarters and its global branches and shall be admitted preferentially in OPPO campus recruitment.

Judges and consultants

Judges
and consultants

Brand initiator

WILLIAM

President of global marketing of OPPO

President of global
marketing of OPPO

General consultant

CHRISTL BAUR

Co-producer and curator of
ARS ELECTRONICA

Co-producer and
curator of ARS
ELECTRONICA

Special guest

David Hanson,Ph.D.

Founder,Chairman
HansonRobotics.com

Founder,Chairman
HansonRobotics.com


Special guest

XI CHEN

Chief software experience
officer of OPPO

Chief software
experience officer of
OPPO

Judge

OLGA KISSELEVA

Head Of Sorbonne's
Art & New Media Program

Head Of Sorbonne's
Art & New Media Program

Judge

ASHLEY HALL

Professor at the Royal College of Art
Guest professor of Central Academy of Fine Arts

Professor at the Royal
College of Art
Guest professor of
Central Academy of
Fine Arts


Judge

LUCA GUERRINI

Associate professor of Design Institute of
at Politecnico di Milano

Associate professor
of Design Institute of
at Politecnico di Milano

Judge

ZHIYONG FU

Associate professor from the Academy of
Arts & Design, Tsinghua University

Associate professor
from the Academy of
Arts & Design,
Tsinghua University

Judge

JINTONG ZHU

Head of OPPO London Design Centre

Head of OPPO London
Design Centre

Organizations

Created with Lunacy

Hosts

Guangdong OPPO Mobile Telecommunications Corp., Ltd.

China-Italy Design Innovation Hub of Tsinghua University

Organizer

Chengdu The Forest Scientific Technology Co., Ltd.

Supporters

China Communication Center for Science and Technology

ATI of Tsinghua University

The Innovation & Entrepreneurship Education Alliance of China

Sino-French Young Artists’ Association

Science Writing Magazine

Chengdu Creativity & Design Week

Sphinx International Art Education

Ibaotu

College of Arts and Design, Beijing Forestry University

Department of Industrial Design, University of Science and Technology Beijing

School of Digital Media and Design Arts, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications

School of New Media, Beijing Institute of Graphic Communication

School of Visual Arts Design, Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts

College of Art and Design, Beijing University of Technology

School of New Media Art and Design, Beihang University

Henan University Culture Industry Base Co.,Ltd

China Central Academy of Fine Arts City Design School

School of Art and Design, Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology

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Members of the organizing committee

Christl Baur,

co-producer of Ars Electronica Festival

Olga Kisseleva,

founder of the Art and Science Laboratory at Panthéon-Sorbonne

Ashley Hall,

Professor of IDE at the Royal College of Art

Luca Guerrini,

Representative of DD Project at Politecnico di Milano

Fu Zhiyong

from the Academy of Arts and Design, Tsinghua University

Yang Qingmei

from China-Italy Design Innovation Hub, Tsinghua University

Shi Danqing

from the Academy of Arts and Design, Tsinghua University

Wang Xudong

from the Art and Science Research Center, Tsinghua University

Yu Chun

from China Communication Center for Science and Technology

Yu Cangbi

from The Innovation & Entrepreneurship Education Alliance of China

Ma Xiaotian

from The Innovation & Entrepreneurship Education Alliance of China

Wang Yandi,

independent artist

Biin Shen,

Curator and EXPA founder

Sun Yuming

from McGeorge School of Law, Pacific University

Liu Sisi

from Sino-French Young Artists’ Association

Chen Ling,

Secretary-general of China Science Writers Association

Zhang Jixiao,

Dean of the College of Arts and Design, Beijing Forestry University

Ren Yuanbiao,

Deputy Dean of the College of Arts and Design, Beijing Forestry University

Qin Jingyan,

Dean of the Department of Industrial Design, University of Science and Technology Beijing

Hou Wenjun,

Dean of School of Digital Media and D esign Arts,
Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications

Yan Chen,

Deputy Dean of School of New Media, Beijing Institute of Graphic Communication

Feng Qiao,

Deputy Dean of School of Visual Arts Design, Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts

Hu Hong,

Professor at the College of Art and Design, Beijing University of Technology

Wang Zhong

Director of China Central Academy of Fine Arts City Desi

Zhang Yin

from the School of New Media Art and Design, Beihang University

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