Call for Entries - NEW HORIZONS - Chinese design graduates exhibition & awards
Collaboration / 19 Jun 2020

New Horizons (NH) is a showcase of Chinese design graduates and new talents from the globe, curated by Duomi Art Design Studio from Zhuhai in partnership with China Design Centre from London.

We are delighted to annouce that the new edition of New Horizons Award is now open for entries. Following the well-received 2018 edition, the 2nd exhibition will continue to take place at the Coast Gallery at Zhuhai, China from 28 November 2020 to 25 January 2021.

Call for entries now!

· Prize

Three winners will each receive a cash prize of £500; a NH award certificate; and have the opportunity to display and sell their works at the Coast Gallery Art Store for as long as 3 months.

The shortlists will be exhibiting their design works at the Coast Gallery and receive the exhibition certificates. Please see below for more benefits.

· Entry Requirements

Open worldwide to 2019 - 2020 graduate Chinese designers/artists from any design subject.

There is no fee needed to apply for NH.

You will only need to cover the shipping of your works once you are selected. You will be responsible for shipping your work to Zhuhai by 20 November, 2020.

· How to Enter

Simply send your personal details, artwork introduction, high-resolution images to Remember to add “NH 2020” in the email title.

Please enter your application by 1 September, 2020.

· Judging

Our team of industry experts will then carefully evaluate the design works and announce the final selection to exhibit in Zhuhai by 20 October, 2020.



As the role of design in China becomes more broadly accepted, understood and applied, today's young designers will shape China tomorrow.

Our aim is to help young designers navigate the choices open to them as they begin their journey as design professionals.

We have assembled a team of international design experts with rich experience in curating design shows in London, Paris, Chongqing, Zhuhai; and supporting early stage career growth.

New Horizons celebrates excellence in today’s new talents and will grow into a vital resource for design in China and around the globe.




Co-presented and curated by the celebrated international design promoters, Duomi Art Design Studio in partnership with the China Design Centre in London.


Enter the new design market in China and find your potential opportunities to grow, including sales, production, art collection, collaboration and employment.


Opportunities available for design entrepreneur mentoring with Jack Qu of China Design Centre and Duomi. Network with our partners who are the industry leaders.


A major opportunity for peer group learning and networking within a broad group of participants in NH.


Opportunities to have your work shown at other design exhibitions, concept stores, galleries throughout China.


International promotion to a sophisticated design audience, including press, buyers, influencers and general public, both online and off-line.


Curatorial Team


China Design Centre was founded in 2013 by a team of architects and designers with a professional and creative network across China. It promotes the understanding of China’s rapidly evolving design culture.


Duomi was founded in 2017 as an art and design studio. Duomi believes in wisdom and creativity and is devoted to solve problems with design thinking and serve the public.




Where is NH?

Coast Gallery

Located at the Zhuhai, Guangdong province
Great transportation links, in the heart of Pearl River Delta economic zone
Facing the sea and Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge
Pure white, minimal interior exhibition space with the advanced equipment and lighting
Huge floor space (more than 2,000 ㎡) and intriguing layout
The window to the innovative city’s art block

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New Horizons Young Talents Exhibition

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