Design competition Open Days

2024-02-18 00:00:00
[College Events]

Design competition Open Days Tour 2024 Ideas for a visual concept

To the students in all departments: The weissensee school of art and design berlin invites you to take part in a design competition to create a visual concept for its “Open Days Tour 2024”.

To create a visual concept for the “Open Days Tour 2024” that can be applied to a wide range of communication media. The design should represent the university and entice visitors to seek out the exhibitions by the various departments.

The submission should consist of:

A creative idea that, with the support of tutors, can be applied to the following communication media:
social media (a campaign)
— poster
— flyer
— fixed image or trailer for the U-Bahn advertising medium Berliner Fenster and for culture screens in cultural facilities
— invitation cards and mailings

This advertising is directed at a broad target group, including people who are not familiar with the purpose and activities of the weissensee school of art and design berlin and who have never heard of its Open Days Tour.

Please submit a PDF with sketches outlining your visual concept for the various communication media, with a poster design and a short text describing the intention behind your concept.

The poster should contain the following information:

Open Days Tour
20 and 21 July 2024
weissensee school of art and design berlin
Bühringstraße 20
13086 Berlin
the logo of the school of art and design
(You are also welcome to work with a slogan)

Please limit the PDF to no more than four pages.
Please include the following information at the top of the PDF: date, name, department, no. of semesters, email address and telephone number.

Please submit your entry via the following link and use the precise file name format: surname_first name_application.pdf

18 February 2024

The competition winner will be announced at the end of February. The decision on the award will be taken by a jury consisting of representatives from the Department of Visual Communication, the executive board of the university and the public relations office.

The detailed work on the design has to be completed by 17 April 2024. Then the design will be transferred into the required formats.


Prize money: The winner shall be deemed to have been remunerated for the design for all the required media, the supervision of production work and the rights of exploitation. The winner will receive support from tutors in transferring the design concept to all digital media.

Participation in the competition requires that you are registered at the weissensee school of art and design berlin up to and including the summer semester 2024.

For enquiries, please contact: Veronika Breuning, Public Relations Officer, tel. 030 47705 222,