The Aesthetica Art Prize is an annual award, now in its ninth year, given by the international art and culture publication Aesthetica Magazine . Distinguished by its dynamic content, merging compelling critical debate and stunning images, Aesthetica engages with all aspects of visual art and culture with a readership of over 180,000 worldwide.
Now in its fifth year, the Lumen Prize Exhibition celebrates the very best art created digitally by artists around the world. Its goal is to celebrate the power and potential of this exciting genre through an annual competition and global tour of works selected by an eminent panel of judges.
Artists may submit works created, at least in part, on tablets , digital cameras , smartphones or computers.
Hiiibrand is an online platform to exchange creative ideas and practices open to all creative people and teams. Within this platform Hiiibrand organises many call for entries and it has now announced the 2016 edition of the Hiii Photography International Competition .
There are two categories:
Art is a powerful tool to evoke social change. Without uttering a single word, artists can enlighten, educate and effect change around the world. Embracing Our Differences invites you to participate in creating a world where differences are embraced and individuality is celebrated.
The mission of Embracing Our Differences is to use the arts as a catalyst for creating awareness and promoting, throughout our communities, the value of diversity, the benefits of inclusion and the significance of the active rejection of hatred and prejudice.
Due to the rise of a critically urgent issue concerning refugees in the Arab world, communities needs to come together to address the humanitarian crisis. As a way of showing support and encouraging solidarity, the organisers of Stories From Syria Global Gallery Contest invite you to share your stories from Syria through creative artwork ( images or videos ).
These visual representations will not only be an opportunity to share stories with thousands of people around the world, but will also help inspire action from individuals, organisations, and policy-makers.
The James Dyson Award is an international design award that celebrates, encourages and inspires the next generation of design engineers.
The award celebrates ingenuity , creativity and sustainable engineering . Entrants are encouraged to do more with less, designing with the environment in mind – using fewer raw materials, consuming less energy and creating a technology that will perform better and last for longer.
Organised by the Royal Photographic Society ( an educational charity promoting both the art and science of photography ), the Print Exhibition has been held almost every year since 1854 . Now in its 159th year, it is the longest running exhibition of its kind in the world.
You can submit up to 4 images on any subject matter . Each image you submit will be judged as a single, stand-alone image ( though one image can contain multiple images, like a triptych ).
Focused on young, creative, energetic people, the international Typomania Typography Video Festival is an annual type, typography, calligraphy and video feast.
The aim of the festival is to collect and connect as many type fans as possible and turn them in to a professional community. Moreover, the festival aims also to popularize the typography culture, be sensitive to traditions and support the most daring interesting experiments and projects.
The International Visual Identity Awards are the first independent international design competition dedicated solely to visual identity. Their mission is to formally recognize and celebrate the world’s best visual identity design.
Entries are judged in 20 categories, with a winner and two runners-up in each. One overall winner across all categories wins the prestigious title of International Visual Identity of the Year .
The 2016 edition of Proify , a major international photography competition focused on recognising the incredible talents of amateur and non-professional photographers across the globe, is now open for entries.
There are twelve categories you can enter:
• After dark
• HDR ( high-dynamic-range imaging photography )