Billboards transformed into cultural reflection, artistic canvases or photographic landscapes. The city as a public museum. The Reclaim Collective replaces large-scale advertising with your works of art!

Join in! Provoke, stimulate and make a mark on the city. Apply for one of the 44 billboard openings and become a part of a group exhibition of international artists in Cologne. A non-partisan jury composed of gallerists and curators will review the submissions and choose the best 44 entries.

Chosen works will be displayed for ten days. For an audience unfeigned, undisguised and diverse. Artists from all disciplines and countries are welcome to participate in the Third Reclaim Award.

Your work in the public eye → for an audience, undisguised, diverse and unprepared. Be part of this years Reclaim Award. You can apply here.
Artists of all genres are eligible to participate. The only condition is that their work of art must be displayable as a poster. Therefore only poster formats may enter the competition.

There are no specifications, regarding the format. You can submit landscape, portrait and square works. For the final poster we add a white frame according to your submission.

JPG, TIFF, PNG; Resolution: min. 150 dpi

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Entry fee
1 entry: 25€ / 2 entries: 40€ / 3 entries: 50€ via PayPal

More info here

Deadline: 27/06/2021 12:00 am (Timezone: Etc/GMT+12)

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