Submission is accepted from June 15th. The deadline is August 20th, 2011.
Shift has been trying to offer artists many platforms to showcase their works online. The Shift calendar competition has been launched in 2003 successively. Since then, it pushes the boundaries between online and off line using a "calendar" as its medium. Entries are invited from all over the world and selected works will be distributed throughout the world in the format of a physical calendar. Last year's total submission was 1,623 works from 35 countries.
The deadline for this competition is on August 20th, 2011. Please send us your original work.
Intention of the competition
The aim of the competition is to discover fresh creators and support them. Shift provides a platform to show works using a calendar as a medium.
TargetShift accepts work regardless of nationality and experience.
ThemeChoose your favourite theme and create the work freely.
Works to submitPlease prepare and send the following data via email.
About the selected worksTwelve creators (visuals) will be selected and each art work will be used in the Shift 2011 Calendar.
Deadline9:00pm on August 20th, 2011 (Japan time).
Fees and ExpensesWe're afraid we are unable to offer any fees, expenses or royalties in connection with this competition.
About the submitted worksCopyright and the right to distribute the prize-winning works will belong to the creators. However, the right to use the works will belong to Shift. The works will be used for the Shift 2011 Calendar, Shift website, publicity.
Email address for inquiry and firstname.lastname@example.org
How to submit
1. How to submitPlease send the image in Jpeg format (72 dpi) and send it via e-mail to: email@example.com
2. SelectionShift will select the submitted works that have arrived by 9:00pm on August 20th, 2011 (Japan time) and select the winning works. We will only inform the result to the selected creators, and any inquiries regarding the result can not be accepted.
3. Use of the worksWe are going to send the result to selected creators and ask them to send proper data (A4).
Support: Syoubunsya Printing CO.LTD.
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