About Saigon Makeover
SAIGON MAKEOVER is a new design competition for graphic designers and artists to share their design skills and their creative vision of how different parts of Ho Chi Minh City can be beautified.
Entries will be judged based on visibility, viability, and creativity.
- Bring new visual perspectives to the streets and landscape of Ho Chi Minh City
- Inspire the youth to create professional and applicable art works
- Encourage great graphic design and design principles
- Get support from related constituencies to implement these ideas
Saigon Makeover is organized by the Global Shapers HCMC Hub, which is part of the worldwide Global Shapers initiative under the World Economic Forum. Global Shapers is a network of hubs developed and led by exceptional young leaders driven to contribute to their communities. There are now 320 hubs with 3500 members globally. Global Shapers HCMC Hub was established in 2013 and consists of 20+ members, all with the common goal to improve the community in HCMC.