Oppo announces the 2022 edition of its Renovators Emerging Artists Project with prizes up to $15K

Earlier this month, prominent tech brand OPPO unveiled and launched its 2022 Renovators event – an annual competition that rallies artists to infuse tech into art and use the result to create something that benefits or raises a mirror to society.

Now in its 4th iteration, OPPO Renovators Emerging Artists Project, inviting professional creatives, as well as students and professors at art and design institutes around the world, to submit interdisciplinary artwork that explores the fusion of art and tech. This year, OPPO has developed partnerships with top art and design colleges and universities in more than 230 cities across more than 40 countries and regions around the world. “To date, nearly ten thousand artists have participated in the program and several outstanding projects
have been further developed with OPPO’s support”, mentioned the brand in a press release.

Click Here to visit the OPPO Renovators 2022 website and participate – Last date for submission is August 18th, 2022.

The competition is held in two categories – one for Future Renovators, and one for Brand Renovators. Future Renovators are invited to help art, science, and tech collide in a way that uniquely benefits societies, while Brand Renovators are called upon for cross-art creation and IP building. 100 entries stand a chance to win awards once the competition comes to a close with results being announced on September 1st, 2022. Winners can secure prizes as high as 100,000 CNY ($14,948 USD) along with an internship opportunity sponsored by OPPO. Excellent artworks will also be showcased at London Design Festival, a themed exhibition in Shenzhen Sea World Art Center, and on OPPO INNO DAY.

The 2022 leg of the OPPO Renovators will be judged by an esteemed panel of 11 jury members who command the professional and education space, with Dajuin YAO of the China Academy of Art heading the Future Renovators category, and William Liu, VP of OPPO heading the Brand Renovators category. Click here to know more on the OPPO Renovators website where you can enroll to participate too!

Past Winners of the OPPO Renovators 2021 Project

‘Light High’ Art Installation by Jacqueline Wen

‘Light Breathing’ Art Installation

‘Heatwave Auxiliary Skin’ to help humans in hot climates

A.I. Intelligent Space by Jianwen Li

‘AutoGene’ Art Installation by Peter William Holden

Click Here to visit the OPPO Renovators 2022 website and participate – Last date for submission is August 18th, 2022.