Materialize: The Digital Material Contest - Terms

October 10th, 2017

“ENTRANTS WHO ARE MINORS: YOU MUST OBTAIN THE CONSENT OF YOUR PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN BEFORE ENTERING THE COMPETITION”.

 

 

If you are a minor and are picked as a winner, we will ask you for a confirmation of your parents or legal guardian that they agreed for you to enter this contest.

 

1. To be valid, a submission must follow the present terms (the “Terms”).

2. This contest is free, without any purchase obligation and organized solely by Allegorithmic SAS, a limited liability company headquartered 3 avenue Julien, 63000 Clermont-Ferrand, France, and registered under the Registry of Commerce under the number 448 617 753.

3. Teams are not permitted.

4. The trial version of Substance Designer can be extended for the duration of the contest by contacting us: contact@allegorithmic.com.

5. Members of the jury and Allegorithmic employees may not participate in the contest but are allowed to share ideas or feedback on forum threads to inspire other contestants.

6. One submission per artist.

7. Use of any asset that would infringe upon a copyright or any other intellectual property right is prohibited.

8. Any artwork deemed to be the same or too obviously similar to one currently published by any other artist will be disqualified.

9. Any image deemed to contain content that depicts explicit acts that are overtly violent, sexual, cruel or brutal will be disqualified. Such entries may, at Allegorithmic’s sole discretion, be deleted from the contest.

10. The challenge runs from Tuesday, October 24th, 2017 to November 24th, 2017. The final post for your entry must be made no later than 11:59PM (PST) on November 24th, 2017. No late entries will be accepted.

11. Artists may enter the contest at any time before its final deadline.

12. Judging will be done by a panel of judges selected by Allegorithmic:

 

Don Arceta, Lead Artist – Playground Games

Marc Austin, Build Supervisor – Double Negative

Scott DeWoody, Firmwide Creative Media Manager – Gensler

Pierre Hulot,  Digital Design Manager in the French luxury industry

Nicolas Paulhac, CMF Designer, Substance Source Product Manager and @Mattershots inspiration channel founder  – Allegorithmic

Nicolas Wirrmann, Substance Designer Product Manager – Allegorithmic

 

a. Jury evaluation will run for 7 days starting November 27st, 2017.

b. Allegorithmic reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify a judge if it is determined that the judge did not act impartially. In this situation, all of the disqualified judge’s scores will be discarded, with none counting toward the final aggregate score.

c. In the event of a tie, an additional judge from Allegorithmic may intervene.

13. All dates are based on the U.S. Pacific time zone. Entry and voting deadlines are at 11:59PM on the concerned date.

14. All artwork entries shall remain the intellectual property of the respective artists. The artist expressly assigns to Allegorithmic with full title guarantee, free and worldwide rights to use, reproduce and publish their Mattershot inspired artwork from the contest submissions for marketing and communication purposes, on any paper, electronic and mixed medium and for the longest intellectual property rights’ duration, as provided by French law. Allegorithmic shall clearly credit the artist if such artwork is used.

15. Allegorithmic reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any entry. Allegorithmic also reserves the right to suspend, adjust the dates, modify or cancel the contest, including these rules, in any manner and at its sole discretion. This may be done with or without prior notice.

16. Collected personal data shall be processed pursuant to French Data Protection Act 78-17 dated 6 January 1978. The addressee of personal data collected in accordance with the contest is the Allegorithmic Marketing and Communications department. Personal data such as email and name will be processed for the contest purposes only, and not for advertising purposes. You have the general right to access, amend, correct or remove all of your personal data at any time by emailing contact@allegorithmic.com.

17. In the event of a dispute, ruling will be made by Allegorithmic legal counsel based upon the rules laid out herein. Any dispute that would not be settled amicably shall be governed by French law.

18. A French version of the present terms is available upon request at contact@allegorithmic.com. If you do not agree with any of the above terms, please do not enter the contest.

 

 

Detail of the prizes:

General Category

1st Place

4K professional display

1 year of Substance live

1 month free sub to Artstation TBC

2nd Place

NVIDIA Quadro M5000

1 year of Substance live

1 month free sub to Artstation TBC

 

3rd Place

X-Rite 1 Photo Pro 2 ColorChecker

1 year of Substance live

1 month free sub to Artstation TBC

 

MDL Category

1st Place

NVIDIA P6000

1 year of Substance live

1 month free sub to Artstation TBC

2nd Place

NVIDIA P5000

1 year of Substance live

1 month free sub to Artstation TBC

3rd Place

NVIDIA M5000

1 year of Substance live

1 month free sub to Artstation TBC

Allegorithmic will contact the winners as soon as they are announced in order to find the best solutions to get prizes to winners in the shortest possible time.