Opportunity: International Poster Competition 2017
Deadline: 20th August 2017
Entry Fee: Free
Prizes: 1st Place – £500, 2nd Place – £300, 3rd Place – £100
Details: Posters act as a simple vehicle for communication and have provided a powerful framework for political agendas, War propaganda and the dissemination of public information, alongside being used as tools to sell commercial goods and services for centuries. However outwith their functional existence, they provide a canvas for millions of designers around the world.
This competitions aims to showcase and celebrate contemporary poster design from around the world.
The three posters, most highly regarded by the jury, will be awarded cash prizes.
A curated selection of entries will also be exhibited in Scotland’s National Centre for Design & Architecture, The Lighthouse between the 20th October – 25th November 2017.
The brief is open, see website for guidelines.
Image credit: Graphic Design Festival Scotland