The theme (slogan) of the European Capital of Culture 2025 is GO! Borderless, which embodies our desire to create a city without borders. Nova Gorica and Gorizia overcoming together all kinds of “borders”: two cities divided by the wars of the twentieth century, united by close collaboration and friendship, have set themselves an ambitious goal: to become the European Capital of Cross-border Culture.
The object of the Competition is the study and creation of a new logo / representative brand that clearly summarises the theme inspiring the event, and which serves as a launching platform and distinctive sign for all activities of the European Capital of Culture project with particular regard to identity and communication. A logo / brand that must be original, innovative, inclusive and “borderless”, as the new European capital of the two cities on the border is striving to be original, innovative and inclusive. The visual identity shall be able to address everyone in a clear and engaging way, transferring a positive and modern approach to the great theme of European culture.
The deadline for receiving the applications to participate is 5:00 pm of 30 September 2021.