The slogan and logo for the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2017 in Tbilisi, Georgia has been revealed today in Kyiv, Ukraine.
“Shine Bright” has been announced as the slogan for the 15th edition of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest in Tbilisi, Georgia this November. The 15th edition of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest will be held on November 26 at the Tbilisi Sports Palace, with the contest travelling to the three time winners of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest for the first time.
According to Junior Eurovision.tv the slogan “Shine Bright” is:
The central message for this year’s event and is complimented by a creative logo design based around a segmented sun, bursting with colours and expression. The brand new slogan and artwork for the event gives an insight into Georgian culture and celebrates the artistic potential and creative drive of the young JESC participants who will be announced later in the year.
Luka Ivanidze the Concept and Art Director of Saatchi&Saatchi added that:
We created this symbol from sunny Georgia, hoping that it will strengthen each participant of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest and inspire them to shine.
Executive Producer for GBP, Sergi Gvarjaladze went on to say:
In Georgia, music is a part of everyday life and it is still considered to be an educational tool for kids. Hosting the Junior Song Contest is a great honour and joy for many in Georgia and we are very happy to share our culture and see children from many European countries Shining Bright in Tbilisi this year.
To date the following countries have confirmed their participation in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2017:
- Georgia – Host nation
- The Netherlands
The following countries participated in the 2016 contest but are yet to publicly confirm participation:
- FYR Macedonia