GW21 Geoart


Prize winning entries at the Geoweek 2017


The Annual Geoweek Art contest is open for submissions.


Deadline :  5:00 PM IST on Wednesday, November 10th, 2021.
Entry fee :  Free
Theme  :   Earth Science & Sustainability!

The Art (Painting or Drawing) should be related to the field of Earth sciences encompassing topics like Nature, Earth,  Environment, Astronomy, Geography, Geology, Atmospheric sciences, Hydrosphere, rivers, mountains, Star trails, fossils, rocks, outdoors, etc. In short anything related to the Earth but should highlight the importance of Earth Science and its role in sustainability.

Eligibility:

  • The contest is open to all internationally irrespective of age.
  • More than one entry can be submitted by the same individual

How to Submit

  • Make a drawing or painting of a minimum size of 11* 17 inches and not more than 20 * 24 inches.
  • The Art work can be in Black & White or in colour.
  • Take a scan or a photograph of the same.
  • The image should be high-resolution (12 x 18 inches, 300 DPI).
  • Save the file and upload it to our website when filling up your registration form.
  • The top twenty-five entries will be short listed for the final selection. Entrants will be notified by mail.
  • The top 25 entries will be displayed online during our Annual Geoweek celebrations to be held in November 2021
  • Selected photographs will also be exhibited on our website.
  • All entries need to be captioned. Entries with attention catching captions will have an edge for selection.
  • Like us on our Facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/geoscienceforall

Prizes:

  • The top two entries will get attractive trophies and a special gift hamper.
  • The top twenty-five entries will be chosen by screening committee
  •  Decision of the selection committee and judges will be final and binding

For detailed guidelines, click here

Copyrights & Usage Rights:

All submissions must be original and not submitted to any other contest.  Altered images, i.e. photographs manipulated by applying digital and/or traditional special effects will not be accepted.

Entrants assume and accept all legal and financial responsibility for any infringement on the privacy rights or copyright of others, caused by creating or presenting their work in public.

All copyrights and ownership of the works are retained by the artist. However, by entering the contest, you grant the CERG (and those authorized by the CERG) a royalty-free, world-wide, perpetual, non-exclusive license to publicly display, distribute, reproduce and create derivative works of the entries, in whole or in part, in any media now existing or later developed, for any CERG purpose, including, but not limited to, advertising and promotion of the magazine and its website, exhibition, and commercial products, including but not limited to CERG publications. Any art-work that is used will include the photographer credit wherever possible. No royalties or compensation will be paid for these purposes.

CERG retains the right to exclude from the competition entries that violate the conditions of the competition and ones that violate any human or privacy rights.

Please contact  Dipal @ 87798 63372 or Sudha @ 98223 01960 if you have any queries.

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