Who are the
Renovators?

If you have a grand vision to empower social development with science, technology and art – and if you seek to inspire ever more people to pursue beauty and happiness – we’re really looking forward to helping you to be stronger.

Calling for creative talents that can change the future! Combining science and technology with art makes genuine innovation possible. Let’s bring together Art & Technology like never before #OPPORenovators2022 #ArtTechInspired

Awards and Prizes

1
2022 Future Renovator
CNY100,000
award certificate
the internship opportunity
sponsored by OPPO
1
2022 Brand Renovator
CNY100,000
award certificate
the internship opportunity
sponsored by OPPO
4
2022 Renovators
Creativity Award
CNY50,000, OPPO products worth
CNY10,000 and an award certificate
4
2022 Renovators Emerging
Talent Award
CNY20,000, OPPO products worth
CNY10,000 and an award certificate
10
2022 Renovators New
Concept Award
OPPO products worth CNY10,000 and an
award certificate
80
2022 Renovators
Shortlist Award
OPPO Enco X2 headphones (worth CNY999)
and an award certificate
Global showcase
Excellent artworks will be showcased at London Design Festival, a themed exhibition in Shenzhen Sea World Art Center, and an OPPO INNO DAY.
Publicity
They can also enhance their public profiles, through exposure on global art media.
Business application opportunities
We will reward outstanding work with potential collaboration opportunities with OPPO partners, including internet service providers, the OPPO Research Institute, retailing, cultural merchandising and more. Long-term incubation opportunity with other investment companies.
Career opportunities
100 nominees will enjoy access to OPPO Global Youth Community’s design resources, and get to collaborate with global designers and artists.
The 100 nominees will receive feedback and comments on their work from mentors and advisors. There will also be opportunities as guest speakers in experts’ and scholars’ salon talks.
Ten finalists will be prioritised for OPPO internships and enjoy direct access to final interviews for Class of 2023 campus recruitment.

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Contest Categories

Category 1
Future Renovators
Future Science And Technology
Brings A Better Life.
View The Rules
Category 2
Brand Renovators
Cross Art Creation & IP Building.
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Jury Lineup

Academic Initiator
Academic Initiator
Dajuin YAO
Dajuin YAO
Vice Dean, School of Intermedia Art
Chair of Open Media Department
Director of Mixed Reality Lab,
China Academy of Art
Brand Initiator
William Liu
William Liu
Vice President of OPPO
President of Global Marketing of OPPO

Jury Panel

Xu Han
Xu Han
Vice President of China Academy of Art, Vice Dean of School of Innovation and Design,
China Academy of Art
Qingyuan Liu
Qingyuan Liu
Vice Dean, School of Intermedia Art, Director of Experimental Art Department The Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts
Alexandra Grimmer
Alexandra Grimmer
Independent CuratorPublicist
Gerben Schermer
Gerben Schermer
Curator of Animation and Contemporary Art, Producer, Visiting Professor at the China Academy of Art Director of the Holland Animation Film Festival 1985-2018
Takahiro Kaneshima
Takahiro Kaneshima
Independent Curator, Former Art Director of Art Beijing, Visiting Professor of Kyoto University of the Arts
Ding Zhang
Ding Zhang
Young Contemporary Artist
Hope Liu
Hope Liu
Head of OPPO Industrial Design Center
Mats Hakansson
Mats Hakansson
Creative Director of OPPO Creative Lab
Amber Zhang
Amber Zhang
General Manager Assistant, China Merchants Culture Deputy Secretary General, Shenzhen Design and Art Alliance
Academic Initiator
Academic Initiator
Dajuin YAO
Dajuin YAO
Vice Dean, School of Intermedia Art
Chair of Open Media Department
Director of Mixed Reality Lab,
China Academy of Art
Brand Initiator
William Liu
William Liu
Vice President of OPPO
President of Global Marketing of OPPO
Jury Panel
Xu Han
Xu Han
Vice President of China Academy of Art, Vice Dean of School of Innovation and Design,
China Academy of Art
Qingyuan Liu
Qingyuan Liu
Vice Dean, School of Intermedia Art, Director of Experimental Art Department The Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts
Alexandra Grimmer
Alexandra Grimmer
Independent CuratorPublicist
Gerben Schermer
Gerben Schermer
Curator of Animation and Contemporary Art, Producer, Visiting Professor at the China Academy of Art Director of the Holland Animation Film Festival 1985-2018
Takahiro Kaneshima
Takahiro Kaneshima
Independent Curator, Former Art Director of Art Beijing, Visiting Professor of Kyoto University of the Arts
Ding Zhang
Ding Zhang
Young Contemporary Artist
Hope Liu
Hope Liu
Head of OPPO Industrial Design Center
Mats Hakansson
Mats Hakansson
Creative Director of OPPO Creative Lab
Amber Zhang
Amber Zhang
General Manager Assistant, China Merchants Culture Deputy Secretary General, Shenzhen Design and Art Alliance
Arrangements

Launch and
subscription

May 13

Submission
starts from

May 31

Submission
ends on

Aug.18

Final results

Sep.1

Award
announcement

Sep.8

Award
certificate

Sep. to
Dec.

Launch and
subscription

May 13

Submission
starts from

May 31

Submission
ends on

Aug.18

Award
announcement

Sep.8

Final results

Sep.1

Award
certificate

Sep. to
Dec.
Strategic Partner
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