[FZH] [Design-team] [FUDCon Beijing 2014] Logo/T-shirt

Suchakra suchakra at gmail.com
Tue Mar 25 13:08:25 UTC 2014


Some sources for ideas/inspiration, based on my liking :

Architecture (modern) :
1. Bird's nest
2. CCTV tower
3. Water Cube (aquatic center)

Architecture (old)
1. Great Wall
2. Temple of Heaven
3. Meridian gate - Forbidden city

Other Symbols
1. Terracotta Army (though in Xi'an its an important symbol of Chinese
history, I think) - my personal fav too.
2. The circular symbols [1]
3. The animals for each year - its a cheval this time, I think. [2]
4. Intricate pottery patterns
5. Symbols from scripts (such as kai [3] for 'open')

Maybe we can pick a few to form a base for designs or randomly do
design drafts and then vote. You can also add more ideas or +1 some of
these.

[1] http://i116.photobucket.com/albums/o11/yhjow/p196.gif
[2] http://www.fengshuiagency.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/Chinese-Horoscope-animals.jpg
[3] http://chineseculture.about.com/library/character/bl_zi00073.htm

On Tue, Mar 25, 2014 at 4:32 AM, Christopher Meng <cickumqt at gmail.com> wrote:
> Actually I like Prima's Temple of Heaven design, as I've seen it as a
> symbol on many stuffs. Tiananmen design may be pedantic(yeah think
> about some "special" political factors), it would make my face grow
> solemn when I see it.
>
> Foreigners, you can take a look at the Beijing government English online:
>
> http://www.ebeijing.gov.cn/
>
> How to stress the symbolic importance of the picture is important, I
> hope you can grab some ones you like and tell us, then we can start a
> vote of the submissions to choose the final by the public.
>
> Thanks.
>
> Yours sincerely,
> Christopher Meng
>
> Noob here.
>
> http://cicku.me


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