Inventor Art Competition
“Our greatest motivation in life comes from not knowing the future.”
- Futurist Thomas Frey
Inventor Art Competition
The 2011 Inventor Art Competition has ended. Thank you to all the participants.
“The Lamplighter” by Tyler Voorhees won Best of Show.
DaVinci Institute was pleased to announce a “call for artists” for the Inventor Art Competition.
The theme of this competition was inventors and their great inventions. Inventors could be contemporary or from any time in the past. They just had to show the mark of being a great inventor.
A series of finalists were be chosen from the all-digital submissions and exhibited at the DaVinci Institute’s Vault.
One artist received the Best of Show Award. The winning work of art became the official focal image for the 2011 DaVinci Inventor Showcase which takes place on November 5, 2011 and was used on brochures, banners, handouts, media and clothing. This artist will also received a 1 year super membership to the DaVinci Institute and booth space at the DaVinci Inventor Showcase to display his award winning art.
Other prizes will be awarded to the top three contestants as well as 3 honorable mentions.
The competition judging took on October 14 from 4-6pm at The Vault located at 511 E South Boulder Road, Louisville, CO.
Deadline for submissions has ended. Thank you to all the participants.
Prizes will be awarded for the top 3 entries with honorable mentions for 3 others.
Best of Show prize will be $1,500 worth of cash and prizes, including a one year super membership to the Davinci Institute; booth space and 2 passes for the Davinci Institute’s Inventor Showcase, a social media marketing package plus other amazing prizes yet to be revealed.
Second prize will be $500 in cash and prizes including a one year membership to the Davinci Institute and a social media marketing package.
Third prize will be $150 in prizes including a 3 month membership to The DaVinci Institute.
3 honorable mentions will win $100 in prizes including a 1 month membership to The DaVinci Institute and 8 single day passes to The Vault.
DaVinci Institute Inventor Art Competition Rules and Guidelines
Open to artists ages 18 and older. Each artist may submit up to three works created within the last three years. All types of still digital artwork will be considered. Sorry, but videos and animations will not be accepted.
All works must be original and produced by the submitting artist.
How to Enter
- Submit the Artist Application available below.
- Include an Artist Statement (max 150 words) describing your reason for choosing the inventor subject.
- Include an Artist Bio (max 250 words) describing your artistic journey to date.
- Submissions must be JPEG or JPG format with a maximum size of 8MB per entry. Either square or rectangle shape with a minimum size of 2,000 pixels in width.
- Submit a maximum of three (3) art works to be considered properly labeled with Name and Method of Creation (eg – Photoshop, Dreamweaver, etc).
- For questions contact Andrew (at) DaVinciInstitute.com
Deadline and Notification
This contest has ended. Stay tuned for future contest opportunities.
Senior Art Director