New Design For The Dollar Bill (PHOTOS) #Amplify #RecoveryRelief
Though submissions are no longer being accepted for this particular competition, people can vote still for their favorite design by visiting the Dollar ReDe$ign Project at http://richardsmith.posterous.com/. However, voting does end on September 30th, 2010.
As of right now, a British duo, “Dowling Duncan,” is in the lead for their brightly colored and original vertical designs (see main picture).
UNITED STATES—According to the Dollar ReDe$ign Project’s official website, their US currency design contest was created with “hopes to bring about change for everyone.”
“We want to rebrand the US Dollar, rebuild financial confidence and revive our failing economy.”
Masterminded by a creative strategy consultant named Richard Smith, The Dollar ReDe$ign Project has received a myriad of unique and original design submission from all over the world, which have ranged widely in content, subject, and overall form.
According to a statement Smith gave on Fox News, the submission-styled project was created as a way to “find a catalyst to restart our economy.”
Smith added that, “This has touched people’s hearts…people feel the dollar touches their lives.”
Information provided by the Huffington Post and the Dollar ReDe$ign Project