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Creative Nottingham Art & Design Image Competition Relaunch

You may have noticed all has been quiet on the Image Competition front. It got a little overshadowed by the Logo Competition so we decided to hold off for a few weeks and re-launch! All previous entries are still included and all the rules are the same, its just the deadline that’s different.

We’re seeking Nottingham’s brightest visual artists, illustrators, designers, photographers, sculptors, textile artists, digital artists and so on, to become to front sides of our first printed postcard marketing campaign. Each winning image will feature on up to 1000 postcards to be distributed by us around Nottingham and the East Midlands area. Your website/contact info will be prominently displayed on the postcards and you will be interviewed for a showcase feature on the blog. Everyone from students and graduates to the most experienced creative folks are welcome to enter, the only criteria is that you must have strong links to Nottinghamshire.

How to Enter

Email up to 3 JPEG images of your work to post@creativenottingham.posterous.com
by August 7th 2010

Include the following Information in your email –
• Your Name:
• Website and/or Email:
• Titles of Your Images:
• Medium of your Images:
(eg: photography, digital art, acrylic on canvas, textiles)
• Your Link to Nottingham:
(eg: Live in Sneinton, Studied at Nottingham Trent, Work in City Centre)

Note – You must be happy for all the information you provide to be publicly displayed online.

Jpegs images must be standard web resolutiuon (eg:- no larger than 100dpi and 700kb in size and in RGB format. Winning entries will be required to provide the image in a Higher Resolution format suitable for printing.)

Entry Criteria

• You must be living in or have strong links to Nottinghamshire.
• Images must represent the concept of ‘creative nottingham’ either literally or symbolically.
• Photography, Fine Art, Illustration, Digital Art, Textiles, Stills from video or animation work and Design work all accepted, surprise us!
• You must be the legal copyright holder on all images submitted
• You must be willing and legally able to permit web use of your images and printed reproductions onto free postcards.

The winning entries will receive
• Your image featured on up to 1000 printed postcards to be distributed around Nottingham and the East Midlands.
• A credit and web link (or email address) on every flyer featuring your image
• A credit and weblink (or email address) and your image featured on our website www.creativenottingham.com
• A feature/interview with you featured on our website Blog.

Entries are already coming in and can all be seen on our Community Page and will be automatically Tweeted, so keep your eyes peeled!