Saturday, 29 September, 2012 3:19 PM
American International Auto Show Announces 2013 High School Poster
prizes will be awarded to 16 Michigan area student winners
NAIAS poster contest judging ceremony
TROY, Mich. --
The North American International Auto Show 2013 (NAIAS),
sponsored by NAIAS LLC, an association of Detroit area auto dealers,
announced today the launch of its annual poster contest in connection
with the NAIAS next January. The contest was established to engage
the creative minds of Michigan's students and encourage careers
in automotive design while recognizing local art communities for
their talents. In 2012, NAIAS received a record breaking 891 entries
from 88 high schools.
The 25th annual NAIAS Poster Contest is open to all Michigan residents
enrolled in grades 10 through 12. An independent panel of recognized
representatives from the local art community will judge the contest.
Past judges have included the NAIAS Chairmen, General Motors Automotive
Designers, and College for Creative Studies instructors. This year,
the judges will choose winners in 16 categories.
creativity are part of our automotive industry," said Jim Seavitt,
Chairman of NAIAS 2013. "But that creativity is not exclusive
to engineers. Many talented artists have made a career in our industry,
and it is our pleasure to provide this experience to our students
with the hope that they might one day join us."
Winning posters will
be displayed at NAIAS 2013 and reproduced in the official NAIAS
program, which is available to the public. Winning posters may also
be displayed on the official NAIAS website, naias.com.
Posters must be original
artwork, 25" x 21" in size, two-dimensional and camera
ready. The poster theme must be automotive related, and any mixed
media suitable for reproduction as a poster is allowed, including
computer-generated graphics. All subject matter must be in good
Posters must contain all of the following copy: "North American
International Auto Show 2013, Detroit, and Cobo Center." The
entry deadline is November 20, 2012.
will be awarded in the following categories:
Award - $1,000
State Farm Insurance Award - $1,000
Designer's Best of Show - Digital - $500
Designer's Best of Show - Traditional - $500
Best Theme - $250
Best Use of Color - $250
Most Creative - $250
1st Place, 10th Grade Award - $500
1st Place, 11th Grade Award - $500
1st Place, 12th Grade Award - $500
2nd Place, 10th Grade Award - $250
2nd Place, 11th Grade Award - $250
2nd Place, 12th Grade Award - $250
3rd Place, 10th Grade Award - $100
3rd Place, 11th Grade Award - $100
3rd Place, 12th Grade Award - $100
To view official
rules or gain more information, please visit naias.com. Additional
questions may be directed to Sandy Herp at 248.283.5138 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
It's time to sign-up
for the 2013 NAIAS high school poster contest. Check out all the
details at http://www.naias.com/the-2013-show/contests/poster-contest.aspx.
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About the North
American International Auto Show
Entering its 25th year
as an international event, the NAIAS (www.naias.com)
is among the most prestigious auto shows in the world, providing
unparalleled access to the automotive products, people and ideas
that matter most – up close and in one place. One of the largest
media events in North America, the NAIAS is the only auto show in
the United States to earn an annual distinguished sanction of the
Organisation Internationale des Constructeurs d'Automobiles, the
Paris-based alliance of automotive trade associations and manufacturers
from around the world. For up-to-the-minute news, join the NAIAS
Facebook page or follow us on Twitter @NAIASDetroit.
2013 NAIAS Dates:
Press Preview - Monday-Tuesday,
Industry Preview - Wednesday-Thursday, January 16-17
Charity Preview - Friday, January 18
Public Show - Saturday-Sunday, January 19-27
Source: North American
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