Thu 7th Apr 2011 | News
Tickets are on sale for next week's Cut&Paste's second annual Global Championship.
The Cut&Paste crowd is bringing the 30 designers focused on from our autumn Global Tour to NYC to compete onstage for the top crown.
If you're close by, make the trip.
When: Saturday, April 16th - 7PM doors; 8PM - 11PM show time
Where: Webster Hall - 125 E. 11th St., NYC
Open Bar (tils runs out) - 7-8PM, courtesy of Media Temple
Music by DJ Ayres of The Rub
Afterparty: Gallery Bar - 120 Orchard St., New York. Also with open bar til runs out (thanks Media Temple!). Show event bracelet for open bar.
Tickets: $15.00 online; $13.50 Block of four online; $20.00 at door
Tickets are available now. Book now and don't miss out.
Cut&Paste is proud to announce its jury of acclaimed artists, designers, creative directors, and design media. They include:
acclaimed graphic artist, Jon Burgerman
Dave Chau of Big Spaceship
Matthias Hollwich of HWKN/Architizer
Cliff Kuang of Fast Company's Co.Design
Victor Newman of Bionic
David Schwarz of Hush
Matthew Waldman of Nooka
Michael Waldron of nailgun*.
The Grand Prizes for its Global Championship on April 16th:
2D Design: In awarding the grand prize, Nooka will develop a new watch collaboration with the champion to be produced in limited quantity.
3D Design: Shapeways, the leading 3D printer will work with the champion as a "Designer in Residence," (physical or virtual) mentoring him or her to design, prototype, and prepare their new creation for market.
Motion Design: Converse, the leading source for kicks and the the 2010 Cut&Paste Global Sponsor, will award the champion the opportunity to collaborate on a special motion design project.
All champions will also receive a copy of Adobe Creative Suite 5 Master Collection.
Cut&Paste is a social arena for the discovery, advocacy and elevation of design. Through events and online programs, Cut&Paste supports artists, firms and media working to strengthen creative networks. Born in New York City in November 2005, Cut&Paste’s signature event is the Digital Design Tournament, held live throughout the world each year. The 2010 tour takes place in 10 cities around the globe. Cut&Paste additionally powers design-driven contests and events with industry partners worldwide.