#CASTLEOFGLASSdesign

Design for Linkin Park

Winner Announced On
June 4, 2013
THE BRIEF

LINKIN PARK formed in 1996 in Los Angeles. Two GRAMMY Awards and 17 years later, Linkin Park is back with their new album, LIVING THINGS.

Linkin Park are asking designers to submit their best original artwork inspired by the music and words of Linkin Park's new single, CASTLE OF GLASS.

One grand prize winner will have their winning design produced into an official Linkin Park t-shirt.

ABOUT LINKIN PARK
LINKIN PARK, a multi-platinum alternative rock band, comprised of co-lead vocalist, Chester Bennington, drummer/percussionist, Rob Bourdon, guitarist Brad Delson, bassist Dave 'Phoenix' Farrell, DJ, programmer Joe Hahn and Mike Shinoda - co-lead vocals, keyboards, guitar has sold over 50 million albums worldwide, and is the biggest band on Facebook - with over 50 million fans and counting. In the span of time since 2000, when Linkin Park debuted on the Billboard 200 – no other artist has had more top 10 singles on the Alternative chart and, with the release of their latest album, LIVING THINGS (Machine Shop Recordings /Warner Bros), which reached #1 in over 20 countries, no other band has achieved more #1 albums this century.
THE CAREER OPPORTUNITY
One grand prize winner will have their winning design produced into an official Linkin Park t-shirt.

In addition, the winner will receive:

  • $1,000 cash prize
  • Winning design sold in the official Linkin Park merchandise store & on tour
  • Signed & framed copy of their winning t-shirt design
  • Promotion across all official Linkin Park channels & properties
THE COMMUNITY CHOICE

The highest voted will receive:

  • $500 cash prize
  • Special 1-Off Print of their design, signed by Linkin Park
  • Promotion across all official Linkin Park channels & properties
ABOUT MUSIC FOR RELIEF
In 2005, Linkin Park founded Music For Relief, a 501 © (3) non-profit organization dedicated to providing aid to victims of natural disasters and the prevention of such disasters.

Since its inception, Music For Relief has raised over 5 million dollars for victims of multiple disasters across four continents.

The organization was recently recognized by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon for the Download to Donate program to raise funds and awareness in the aftermath of the Haiti earthquake.

In recognition of its humanitarian work, Linkin Park received a 2011 Global Leadership Award from the United Nations Foundation.
HOW LINKIN PARK WILL CHOOSE
Linkin Park will select from all qualified submissions with special consideration for the top voted entries. A qualified submission is one which meets all the Terms & Conditions, Guidelines and Official Rules.
CREATIVE INVITE GUIDELINES
  • Participants are encouraged NOT to use any template when creating their design - artwork should be submitted without the use of a template
  • Submissions must be original and submitted in JPEG or PNG format (5MB Max) and must not have been commercially used either before or during this Creative Invite
  • Design submitted must be original (meaning not using third party copyright materials) but can be pre-existing or created especially for this opportunity
  • Participants must retain their original artwork should they be chosen as a winner
  • Participants must be 18 years old or older to be eligible to win
Official Rules
It's important to know our Official Rules before starting your creative work.
Read Here
Key Dates
  • Submit By: May 21, 2013 at 10:00 AM
  • Voting Starts: May 21, 2013 at 10:00 AM
  • Voting Ends: May 28, 2013 at 10:00 AM
  • Winner Announcement: June 4, 2013
All times are in Pacific Daylight Time.