Ocean Awareness Student Art Contest 2015

Did you know that plastics account for 80% of all ocean pollution ? This is one of the most pressing challenges facing the ocean. Plastics pose a huge threat to the ocean ecosystem because they do not biodegrade. Instead, they continue to break into smaller and smaller pieces, which litter the ocean and its beaches.Organized by From the Bow Seat , this year’s contest asks you to explore the theme ” Our Oceans, Our Plastic ”, allowing you to explore and interpret the connections among the ocean, plastic pollution, society, and you.

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Illustrator As Public Intellectual Call For Proposals

Illustrators and all who study their work have long understood the importance of pictures to communicate ideas and shape opinion, and to possibly provoke the viewer in unpredictable ways. What should illustrators say in the public sphere? What forces limit the illustrator’s expression of thought? What are the key issues and debates around the communication of ideas through illustration?
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Segunda Llamada International Poster Competition

With the aim to raise awareness over the current environmental situation, Segunda llamada , Greenpeace Mexico and Autonomous Metropolitan University extend the invitation to participate in their 4th International Poster Competition .This year’s theme is: Processed foods: Do you really know what you eat? .

The fast pace of modern life in cities and the bombing of misleading advertisement full of omissions, has made us believe that fast and processed food gives us comfort and practicality, even when it endangers our health and is based on a harmful model that only benefits big companies.

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URBAN 2015 International Street Photo Contest

Now in its sixth edition, the URBAN 2015 International Street Photo Contest has as its main theme daily life in the city, which is seen through street photography: real, instant images, that capture moments, people, faces, streets, buildings and other elements capable of telling stories woven into the urban fabric.There are three main themes:

• Street Photography
• Architecture
• Urban Animals

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