Poster for ”Coronavirus attack against human being” – International Poster Competition – Call for entries

No matter how confident a person is, No matter where in the world we are ٫ we have all experienced the fear of the outbreak of coronavirus and this fear has negatively affected our lives. And now we are gathering from all over the world to show fear and life together.
This call has no political orientation and is purely altruistic and humanitarian.
This event is sponsored by Idea Cultural Art Institute in Iran.

“Coronavirus attack against human being”

Terms of participation in the contest:

  • Participation in this competition is free.
  • There is no limit to the number of Posters to entry.
  • All works and design rights must be original.
  • The Secretariat is authorized to use the works submitted in exhibitions, advertisements and publications in various formats.

Terms of submitting works:

  • Posters should be 70 × 100 cm, vertical.
  • Resolution: 150 DPI,
  • Colour mode: RGB,
  • Format: JPG, and 5 MB of maximum weight.
  • Posters should be designed vertically.
  • The technique is free.
  • The works should be named in English in the following way: Name Surname_nationality_telephonenumber_01.jpg
    for example John Smith_ England _+440000000000_01.jpg
  • In response to the e-mails received, the receipt will be sent, so e-mails that do not receive an automated response will be not reached to the secretariat.
    Posters should be sent to the following e-mail: [email protected]

Via the mail you should write:
– your First Name and Surname,
– Nationality,
– Home Address,
– Email address,
– Telephone number.

Artistic Secretary:
Naser Nasiri / Iran

Secretary Call For entries:
Hossein Mohammadi Vahidi / Iran

Jury selection Committee:

  • Stefan Lechwar / Poland
  • Irwan Harnoko / Indonesia
  • Mehrdokht Darabi / Iran
  • Christopher Han / South Korea
  • He Huang / China

Jury members:

  • Ali Khosravi / Iran
  • Iraj Mirzaalikhani / Iran
  • Bijan Sayfouri / Iran
  • Arash Soltanail / Iran
  • Markus Weisbeck / Germany
  • Alain Le Quernec / France
  • Karel Misek / Czech Republic

Important dates:
Time to start posting: March 06, 2020
Deadline for submitting works: April 08, 2020

Final announcement: April 22, 2020
Opening of the exhibition: April 27, 2020
Exhibition in Idea Art Gallery

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. (