Archive for the ‘Competitions’ Category

The AGDA National Biennial Awards are open for entries. Your first entry is free and each subsequent entry is $5. Some of you should really consider putting your publication work in. Entries close June 2. What the judges are looking for Original thinking Innovative solution Functionality and useability Brand aesthetics and effectiveness



The British Council in partnership with the NSW State Government are offering two traveling scholarships to young creatives. If you are wondering what to do next in your career, this could be it… DESIGN NSW TRAVELLING SCHOLARSHIP Are you ready to take your design practice to the next level? The Powerhouse Museum and the British […]

Shift magazine from Japan are having a competition for their 2009 calendar. They ask that artists from all over the world submit their artwork. 12 selected works will be distributed throughout the world in the format of a physical calendar. The deadline for this competition is on September 10, 2008. The image above is from […]

Head Case


Calling all emerging or established designers, illustrators, photographers and artists. Head Case, an exhibition taking place at the Sofitel Hotel in Melbourne, September 1st to 3rd, will exhibit work from talented creatives about people living with brains that are not as they once were. Whether impaired by mystery illness, accident, drugs or any other number […]

Future Lions


  AKQA and the Cannes Lions festival are looking for entries in the ’08 Future Lions student competition. The brief is simple and open-ended: advertise a global brand in a way that wouldn’t have been possible five years ago. Use new media. Use old media in new ways. The deadline is fast-approaching: mark May 19th […]



Could you make a flash game about teen violence without using violence? A competition run by the Jennifer Ann organisation will give you $1000 in prize money if you can. The organisation was started by the parents of a young American girl who was murdered by an ex-boyfriend. They hope to keep their daughter’s memory […]

Idealist mashup

01Mar08 is an interactive site where people and organizations can exchange resources and ideas, locate opportunities and supporters, and take steps toward building a world where all people can lead free and dignified lives. They have introduced me to Net Squared, an organisation with a mission is to spur responsible adoption of social web tools […]

SHIFT is an online cultural magazine devoted to all things art, design, fashion, music and media. It’s published in both Japanese and English. As part of their 10 year anniversary they are holding a logo design competition. The winning logo will be used on the magazine for the next 10 years. The aim of the […]

  Those with Holga cameras may be interested in this competition. Deadline is December 22. Those who don’t have Holga cameras might want to find out why so many people are obsessed by them. Check out this Holga gallery.

Code Magazine is produced in Belgium and distributed free to over 5,000 readers across western europe. It is mainly concerned with giving young artists a platform to display their work. The magazine can also be downloaded from their site. At present they have a contest for the graphic design of the Spring issue cover, which […]


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