Tropical Pressure Festival 2024 Poster Artwork - Call for Submissions

Tropical Pressure Festival invites submissions for our 2024 poster artwork which will be shared across multiple digital platforms, as well as produced as vibrant RISO printed posters and flyers for promotion of the festival in the lead up to the event.

We are looking for a bold, impactful creative concept which encompasses Tropical Pressure’s values of togetherness and love of our natural environment, as well as the celebration of rich cultures and tropical music.

Our theme for Tropical Pressure Festival 2024 is ‘Movements’, your proposal should reflect this theme in some way.

Full details of how to apply are on our website.

Call to Artists: Collage & Illustration – Frankenstein

During the Collage & Illustration Residency – Frankenstein, artists will work to visually interpret Mary Shelley’s 1818 proto-science fiction novel, Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus. As part of Kolaj Institute’s ongoing Collage & Illustration project, this virtual residency aims to explore the themes of creation, identity, and the boundaries of human imagination through the captivating mediums of collage and illustration. Kolaj Institute will publish Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus using the illustrations made during the residency as a way of bringing this important, historical book and the themes it raises to 21st century readers. A selection of artwork will be exhibited at Kolaj Institute in New Orleans. 

JIA Illustration Award 2023

This is an illustration contest that the Japan Illustrators' Association (JIA) recruits from all over the world once a year.
Anyone, professional or amateur, can apply.
This open call for participants is being held to discover new illustrators.
This is a public exhibition that will be a gateway for illustrators who have the ability but have not yet spotlighted, and who cannot meet big jobs.
Many people involved in publishing and advertising are paying attention.
The winning works will be exhibited at the "JIA Illustration Award winning works Exhibition" in China.

OPEN CALL Lustr festival 2023 Prague

You are an illustrator or comics creator but did not exhibit at the LUSTR festival yet? Sign up for free and become part of the largest exhibition of illustrations in Czech Republic! Present the best of your work in one of two exhibition categories: illustration or comics. We welcome professionals and hobby illustrations.

Send applications by May 31, 2023 ——>

“Holiday Season 2” Digital Art Contest

Pixarra is announcing a call for artists for a new digital art contest under the theme of “Holiday Season 2”. Submission is free of charge and is not limited in the number of entries. 2D and 3D artists from around the world are invited to show their art.


All submissions must be digital paintings created with illustration software and the participants must have the full copyrights on them. Traditional art, photographies, photo manipulations, collages and animation are not accepted.


Participants can submit their entries at from December 8, 2022 through January 8, 2023.


Winter Wonderland Sticker Design Contest

Calling all designers, illustrators, artists and sticker lovers! Submit your original winter themed sticker designs for a chance to win BIG sticker prizes and have your work seen by a panel of established illustrators and designers! This contest is FREE to enter and will run from November 1st 2022 until midnight on December 15th 2022. 


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