SHOWCASE YOUR TALENT
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Bangalore, Mumbai and Delhi
What is 100 Desi Posters?
It’s a digital and physical celebration of our desiness, limitless talent, and unique ability to make sense of life using culture. We aim to crowdsource desi art from all over the world and highlight it using social media and multi-city public exhibitions.
desi art inspires a billion minds
There have always been many Indias in India and desi art is the easiest way I know to connect us with each other.
— Sartaj Anand
This is going to be epic.
Aug 30 to Sep 22
Sep 27 to Oct 20
Oct 25 to Nov 17
Aug 30 to Nov 17
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Your donation will further our vision of celebrating desi culture.
Donate to Make a Change
You are a pillar of our growing community and in addition to the limited-edition poster, we would be honoured to have you join one of our patron dinners in Bangalore, Mumbai and Delhi.
Your commitment to culture and art is astonishingly rare and we will celebrate it with a public acknowledgment on our digital and physical channels. This would be in addition to all other benefits.
Who can apply?
Everyone who can sketch, paint or doodle.
Does it matter where I live?
No. Anyone from around the world can apply to showcase their work at 100 Desi Posters.
Are there any themes or categories for submitting posters?
No. There are no themes or categories.
Who decides on the final selection?
The members of our jury will be curating the final 100 posters.
Are there any awards for the finalists or winners?
No. But all finalists will have their work showcased at the public exhibition.
What's the ideal size of the poster?
A1 size. 7016 x 9933 pixels at 300 ppi.
Does the poster need to be in landscape or portrait orientation?
Any orientation will do.
Is there any application fee for artists?
No. There is no application fee.
How many posters can one person submit?
One person can submit only one poster.
Is there an age restriction for applicants?
Does my poster have to be in Hindi?
No. Your submissions can be in any language. We want to explore and celebrate your understanding of Desiness.
Does my poster have to be designed in 2018?
No. Your submission could have been designed in any year.
Do I have to print and send my own physical poster?
No. You only need to submit a high resolution (7016 x 9933 pixels at 300 ppi) digital file.
Where will the exhibition be?
Online as well as in Bangalore, Mumbai and Delhi.
Who can attend the exhibition?
Our exhibition is free and open to the public.
Can I withdraw my submission?
No. Once you’ve submitted your poster the application cannot be withdrawn.
Can I change my poster entry?
No. Once you’ve submitted your poster the application cannot be modified.
What happens to the ownership of the poster and associated artwork?
All rights remain with the creator at all times.
Will 100 Desi Posters use the submissions in any way or form?
100 Desi Posters (a property of egomonk) may use the uploaded artwork in promotional material such as videos, ads, donor gifts, etc.
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