To celebrate SG50, Samsonite supports local arts with a collaboration with Edmund Chen and by holding a regional design competition. First of all, you’ve heard of framing a piece of art so you can admire it. Now budding artists who win the Samsonite Designer 2015 contest can have their piece of art produced as a limited edition luggage. The art submission has to be inspired by one’s home country and the design with the most votes wins. So get your friends and family members to vote for your design. Plus one lucky voter of the winning design will receive the limited edition suitcase by Samsonite.
Simply go to www.samsonite.com to for details of the competition and download the template for your entry submission. This contest is open residents of eight countries in the Asia Pacific region (Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, Korea, Japan, India, Singapore and Australia) and ends on April 30, 2015. Singaporeans should go to www.samsonite.com/sg to download the template and for details.
ONE winner from each participating country will be picked. He or she will be eligible to receive cash and product prizes worth up to USD5,000, and a personalised Cosmolite luggage with their design printed on the suitcase. The Grand Prize winner is selected from the pool of country winners will be eligible for a round trip ticket to Europe for two worth up to USD20,000 and have their winning design produced as limited edition suitcase.
Last but not least, fans of art and of Singapore celebrity Edmund Chen can travel with their Samsonite signature Cosmolite bearing Chen’s artwork interwoven into the shell the luggage. Cherish by Edmund Chen, is inspired by the changing seasons and available in Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter, which Chen hopes will be a reminder to cherish the present and to live life to the fullest. With the artwork embedded into the CURV material, the beautiful piece of work will be resistant to possible scratches, and last for a long time.
Samsonite Cosmolite collection is created with patented CURV technology, known for its amazing lightness and unparalleled strength, so be assured of quality and a lighter luggage that takes up less of the complimentary luggage weight give out by each airline.
The first 100 pieces of the limited edition Spring will be available in two sizes from June 2015 at selected Samsonite boutiques.
Five exclusive sets of the Cherish collection comprising of Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter will be sold with all proceeds going to charity.