Iconic SHIBUYA 109 is Holding a ¥1.09 million Design Contest
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We at Geek Impulse are going to submit for this. Why not you? If you are not fully aware, Shibuya 109 is a Tokyo Landmark. Its recognizable to many around the world. Well they are holding a contest. They want a new logo and are willing to give you a lot of money for it. How much you might ask? ¥1.09 million yen for your logo if it is selected.
Shibuya 109 Entertainment Co., operator of the Shibuya 109 building, the iconic fashion center, started the competition on April 18th and runs till May 20th. According to the Japan Times:
The contest is open to anyone and applicants can submit as many designs as they want via mail, email or Twitter until May 20.
The winner, to be revealed in July, will receive ¥1.09 million. The three runner-ups will get ¥109,000, the company announced.
According to the rules, contestants must submit two patterns — a logo and a logo accompanied by the cylindrical 109 building. “SHIBUYA” must also appear, capitalized and in English, and “109” must be included as well. The winning logo will be installed next year. (Japan Times)
Will you submit to this? Do you know anyone who is a great graphic designer? If so let us know in the comments below and be sure to share this with your friends so that one of them can win perhaps. Best of luck to all of you who are going to submit for this contest. If you want to find out more you can read the Japan Time Article Here. For the Japanese only version you can read that here.