Mevhibe Ateş Graphic Design Student Competition, Deadline: 6.2.2012

Mevhibe Ateş  Graphic Design Student Competition 2012

FASS invites Sabancı University undergraduate students to participate with their work in the Poster Prize themed “Social Justice: is another world possible?”

Creative Brief:
Social justice/utopia

Corruption and injustice observed in relations of politics, production, and distribution continue to cause profound crisis, suffering, and rebellion in several countries and regions. Becoming increasingly more active with the help of technological advances social networks have created an opportunity for larger masses to express their reaction in a faster and more decided manner in the face of accelerating political and financial crisis in 2011. Beyond the Arabic Spring and the protests and demonstrations in Greece, Italy, Portugal, and Wall Street, other questions emerge such as “is another world possible?” and “what is your utopia?”.


The brief can be obtained from starting from November 4th 2011.

Participants should submit their Poster designs to Onur Yazıcıgil through e-mail at until February 6th, 2012.

Each entry is limited to 3 Poster designs. All submitted works will be evaluated by the jury on February 7-9 in closed sessions. Results will be announced at on February 10th, Friday.

Mevhibe Ateş Undergraduate Graphic Design Student Prize awards three prizes: 750 TL to the winner, 500 TL to the second, 250 TL to the third.

Submitted posters will be evaluated according to the criteria below:

•    Strategic analysis of the given theme

•    Creativity and originality of the approach

•    Success of the typographic and iconographic analysis used in visual design

Poster Format

Visual material sent through e-mail should be in JPEG and RGB format, the longer side should be limited to 1918 pixels, the shorter side to 1417 pixels.

Following the announcement of the results, the three prize winners will be asked to submit their works in PDF format, with size 50cm x 70cm, 200 dpi resolution, CMYK format.

For further information

Prize Director

Dean, Prof. Dr. Mehmet Baç


Tel: (0216) 483 92 31


Prize Coordinator

Onur Yazıcıgil


Tel: (0216) 483 93 34

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