OPPO Launches Renovators 2021 Emerging Artists Project,
Lighting Up the Creative Dreams of the Youth Worldwide
The leading global smart device brand OPPO officially launched OPPO Renovators 2021, the 3rd iteration of its Emerging Artists Project, today. In addition to being a competition for art and technology lovers around the world, OPPO Renovators 2021 also aims to serve as a platform for young creators to boldly imagine the future with art and technology. With the Renovators program rolling out worldwide, OPPO will build an active community through which emerging artists can seek guidance and inspiration from renowned artists, showcase their work on international platforms, and have access to once-in-a-lifetime career opportunities.
Renovators 2021 encourages young creators to unleash their creativity
and imagine the possibilities of technology through art. As the
program’s brand initiator, William Liu, Vice President
and President of Global Marketing at OPPO, said, "OPPO has always
believed in the power of the young generation and wants the world to
witness the brilliance of creative young artists. The next inspiration
that changes the world could come from the youth
of today, and we want to do all within our power to spur this creative
With multiple competition categories, there are unlimited ways to explore this year’s theme of Light
theme for this year’s Renovators program is Light. As a source of
energy on earth and an essential part to most life, light has always
been used to symbolize expressions of positivity, such
as love and hope. With the warmth and illumination of light, OPPO hopes
to create a sense of calm and optimism, encouraging young creators to
break through the boundaries of art and ignite their creativity.
the theme of Light, OPPO Renovators 2021 includes two professional
contest categories – ART TECH and ART TOY – as well as a Portrait
Capture category targeted at creative enthusiasts. In
the ART TECH category, young artists can freely explore the fusion of
technology and art; in the ART TOY category, artists are invited to
imagine their own take on OPPO’s mascot, Ollie, in the form of a
collectible designer toy; and in the Portrait Capture
category, entrants can submit their own captivating human stories as
told through portrait images or videos.
Awards and global stages for the bright artists of tomorrow
Renovators 2021 will leverage OPPO’s global resources to help the
growth and development of the program’s talented artists. In addition to
a number of generous prizes and awards, the artworks
selected from OPPO Renovators 2021 will have the opportunity to be
displayed at global exhibitions such as London Design Festival and Dubai
World Expo, as well as continuous exposure through global online
exhibitions. Furthermore, young designers participating
in OPPO Renovators 2021 will have the chance to become contracted OPPO
designers, through which there may be commercial opportunities to
further realize their creative ideas.
another highlight of the competition, OPPO Renovators 2021 is not only
being hosted in collaboration with world's top art and design
institutions, but also with the support of the renowned
artists and designers who make up its judging panel. The big names
include legendary international designer Kashiwa Sato, one of the
founders of video art Gary Hill, audiovisual artist Ryoichi Kurokawa,
and branding consultant Tommy Li.
For more information and to take part in OPPO Renovators 2021, please visit the official OPPO Renovators 2021 website: https://campus.oppo.com/en/. All artworks must be submitted before IST 5:30 AM August 29, 2021 to be eligible. The final results will be announced before IST 5:30 AM September 18, 2021.