On September 19th, AIGA Pittsburgh will be hosting Shutterstock's Pixels of Fury, a live design competition. This competition pits designers against one another in a high-speed challenge, cheered on by the audience. With the judges and crowd watching, the pressure is on to create the most compelling work before the clock runs out. Whose inspiration will shine brightest?
Competitors face off in 20-minute rounds at computer stations with their process shown live on screens for the audience to watch, creating original posters with a common challenge. In each round, a winner is selected by votes from the judges and the audience. In the championship round, the finalists face off, tackling the topics their opponents used to advance in the previous rounds.
Winner will receive:
• The coveted Pixels of Fury trophy, aka The Furious Pixel
• A three-month subscription to Shutterstock ($709 value)
• Featured blog and social-media coverage
• A $100 Apple Store gift card from Shutterstock
Deadline for Competitors: August 27, 2014
If you are interested in being a competitor please CLICK HERE and fill out the form. Please only submit for yourself and no one else. If you have any questions please contact Anne Bemis at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Due to the high volume of submissions, AIGA Pittsburgh will be selecting the final 6 contestants to compete. Submission does not guarantee a spot to compete.