Chasing Cheongsams Cheongsam Designing Contest 2009
Rules and Regulation
This contest is part of a proposal that aims to conserve cheongsams. The
objectives are to raise awareness among people that cheongsams are declining
in popularity and allow people to design their very own modern cheongsams,
cheongsams that they will wish to don on for their daily wear, yet at the same
time, preserve the oriental touch of the cheongsam, in bid to conserve the
This contest is open to everyone in Singapore. Participation is free of charge.
There is no limit to the number of entries each participant can submit. The entry
must be the original work of the participant. Copyrighted artwork will not be
accepted unless the participant holds the copyright to the artwork. The entry
must not have been previously submitted for any art competition(s), locally and
internationally. The entry must not contain or reproduce, in whole or in part,
photograph(s), illustration(s) from print or non-print material(s), or other form(s)
of media protected by local and international copy right laws. The entry must be
appropriate for viewing by the public. The entry must be of A4 size (11x8 inches)
and no larger than that.
The theme for this cheongsam designing competition is “Oriental and
Modern”. The judging panel reserves the right to disqualify an entry if it is
A panel will be appointed by Chasing Cheongsams to judge the Chasing
Cheongsams Cheongsam Designing Contest.
The panel’s decision is final and no correspondence or enquiry will be
The judging criterion is as stated below.
Aesthetic Appeal 40%
Relevance to Theme 40%
The prizes are as follows:
First Prize 8D trip to Shanghai
Second Prize $100 Mazzarrio vouchers
Third Prize $50 Mazzarrio vouchers
7. Competition Dates
The Chasing Cheongsams Cheongsam Designing competition period is between
23 Nov 2009 and 07 Dec 2009. Please take note that the date of submission is 7
Dec 2009. Late entries will not be entertained.
Judging is from 08 Dec 2009 to 13 Dec 2009.
The Chasing Cheongsams Exhibition is from 30 Nov 2009 to 14 Dec 2009. The
winning entries will be announced during the Exhibition, but the winners will be
informed one day before through email or phone.
8. Ways of submission
Participants are required to send in their entries through email, to
email@example.com before or on the dateline for submission. There
is also a choice to dropping the entries to any of the Chasing Cheongsams
committee members at our exhibition, located at Bukit Batok Community
Centre, 21 Bukit Batok Central, Singapore 659959. Please be informed
that our exhibition will be open from 11am to 5pm daily for the course of 2
Withdrawal is disallowed after submission of the submission form.
Enquires may be directed to Crystal Tay at firstname.lastname@example.org or
drop a comment at our website (http://chasingcheongsams.blogspot.com)