How Would Be a Day Without Homophobia?

The Greece of 2013 is one of the most homophobic countries in Europe, after both inside and outside their homes, gays, lesbians, bisexuals and transgender (LGBT) people face discrimination in professional, social and personal level.

The Greek Graphic Designers Association in cooperation with the “Colour Youth”, under the “Creative Waves” called every designer of visual communication in open poster competition entitled “Point of Acceptance”.
The competition encountered 11 posters chosen 5-member committee of the 106 total entries.
The aim of the competition was that the posters can communicate acceptance and understanding of diversity.
Congratulations to all !!!

The 11 posters and the designers are:

AVAKOUMIDIS ANDREAS (1​​)
Other laws apply in human relationship

AVAKOUMIDIS ANDREAS (2​​)
Αnd homonyms attracted.

ANAGNOSTOU LOUISA
My taste, my hat!

VRONTOS CONSTANTINOS
Εveryone in his bed do whatever he wants

DELLIOU MARIA
Defend your right to Diversity

ERGELETZIS JOHN
Do not turn love into phobia

KEKLIKOGLOU NICK

LOUIZIS GEORGE | TRIANTAFYLLAKOS GEORGE
Love each other

LOUKERI SOFIA
Redefine Yourself

TRIANTAFYLLAKOS GEORGE (2)

You turn me on!*
(*Fill in fearlessly and with no restrictions)

Maria Papaefstathiou

VISUAL DESIGNER since 1996 and blogger since 2010. Living in Athens, Greece. She has been focusing her research on poster design and particularly on social poster design and portrait design. Her main poster project is a series of posters celebrating great personalities of traditional and popular culture in Greece and Jamaica. These include actors, singers, musicians, poets etc. This is an ongoing project. “I believe that design is a powerful tool that we designers can use to spark enthusiasm, change mindsets and bring positive actions to our world and our culture”. FOUNDER AND EDITOR OF GRAPHICART-NEWS.COM BLOG. She carefully curates high-quality designs, illustrations, and art, from all over the world that will teach and provoke other designers. Many consider her blog to be an exceptional educational tool. CO-FOUNDER OF THE INTERNATIONAL REGGAE POSTER CONTEST which was launched on December 2011, partnering, the creative activist Michael Thompson aka Freestylee. (www.reggaepostercontest.com)

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