COMPETITIONSYouFab Global Creative Awards 2016
Calling for new creatives that transcend the divide between physical and digital
DEADLINE EXTENDED：November 7th noon (Japan time)
“Fab = creativity that transcends and combines the digital and physical realms” .
YouFab is a global award that recognizes and celebrates creative works and inventions that stem from powerful collaborations between digital and physical fabrication.
YouFab is a global award competition that evaluates work created using digital fabrication tools, such as 3D printers and laser cutters, from a creative perspective. In 2015, 152 works were submitted from 26 countries around the world.
The entry period this year is from August 1, 2016 until October 31, 2016.
YouFab Global Creative Awards 2016
The award calls for submissions that leverage both the digital and physical. These submissions can be anything from
products, art, architecture, or intangible projects such as performing arts, events or workshops.
A condition of entry is that the submitted work be in its completed/operational form created
with such machines as digital fabrication tools and not left in the conceptual phase of design plans or proposals.
Submissions can be something that has already been launched, or something yet to be unveiled.
▼Entry Period: Entry period: from August 1, 2016 to 12 o’clock on
October 31November 7th , 2016 (Japan time)
This category is only for those who are enrolled in a university or collage at the time of entry. There are no entry restrictions about age or nationality.
This category does not have any restrictions about age or nationality. Anyone can enter,
Grand Prize １winner Trophy,1000 USD
First Prize １winner Trophy,500 USD
Student Category Award １winner Award certificate,300 USD
General Category Award １winner Award certificate,300 USD
Special Prize Yamaha Award １winner Award certificate,1000 USD
Finalists Award certificate
You can enter the Yamaha Award when you enter YouFab 2016.
All you need to do is tick the box for the special prize on the YouFab 2016 entry form.
※The detail of this theme is here
Winning entrants will also be granted the right to showcase their works at an exhibition for winning entries to be held in Tokyo in March 2017. Winners of the Yamaha Award will be chosen from entries based a special theme“Switch to Your Emotions”.