SHARING ART & KILL THE VIRUS
IT IS THE FREE ONLINE CONTEST
30th March – 14th April
Dedicated to all those ARTISTS who find their refuge in ART and the strength to continue living, dreaming, hoping. The competition includes a series of prizes dedicated to both the ABSOLUTE WINNERS and to ALL THE PARTICIPANTS.
Art doesn’t stop!
To witness it, a considerable number of artworks that are born and DOCUMENT the current time:
THE WORLD EMERGENCY OF THE CORONAVIRUS CONTAGION
The contest was born with the aim of SHARING a message of light through a rainbow of colors.
The contest aims to be an ARTISTIC TESTIMONY that will represent and fix over time the MEMORY of what is happening.
A TRIBUTE to those who have not made it, to the pain of their loved ones, to our pain and thanks to the HEROES IN THE FRONT LINE.
But we will be born once again.
To ART the task of making us overcome fear.
LET’S KILL CORONAVIRUS
#stayhome to create a better world
Upload one of your artwork – tell us your story
The votes will be calculated automatically on the official website of Sharing Art & Kill the Virus.
The artworks can be uploaded independently on the official website of the Contest Sharing Art & Kill the Virus from now on, shared and subsequently voted on social media from March 30th until April 14th 2020.
The publications of the images will be collected in 2 groups with 2 weekly outputs
SPECIAL AWARDS RESERVED FOR PARTICIPANTS
Lots of awards are reserved for all participant to the contest
AWARDS OF SHARING ART
SPECIAL AWARDS RESERVED FOR ALL PARTICIPANTS
1)40 Artists will be entitled to participate in the free exhibition Anti Virus: beauty will save the world
AntiVirus: Beauty will save the World!
2) 3 artworks, will be entitled by the internal jury to become the cover of the three eBook *: Contemporary art at the time of CoronaVirus: Artists tell their stories.
Contemporary art at the time of CoronaVirus: artists tell their story.
3) The most beautiful story will be published in the first paper edition of Icon Art Magazine
4) The most representative and significant artwork will be exhibited in the United Arab Emirates, on the occasion of the opening in October of the Universal Exhibition Expo Dubai 2020.
Winning the Contest does not bind the artist to participate free of charge in any of the promoted initiatives unless approved by him.
Also if you wish, you can tell us your story during this very difficult moment, how are you facing?
ALL ARTISTS PARTICIPATING IN THE FREE ONLINE CONTEST
with the publication of the artwork and the story, will be part of the publication of an online eBook written in Three Volumes entitled:
L’arte ai tempi del coronavirus: gli artisti si raccontano.
* You can download 3 free eBook format , modest donation to support scientific research and the Sacco of Milan and Spallanzani hospitals in Rome.
We will be glade to answer to your questions
Here are some of the most frequently asked questions
Questo contest è gratuito?
Yes, participation in this contest is totally free
Cosa devo fare per partecipare?
To participate simply click on the button at the top of the “participate for free” page or you canclick here
Le opere devono essere create appositamente per questo contest?
It would be nice to have thematic artworks accompanied by ad hoc stories, however it doesn’t have to be an artwork done at the moment, it can also be your artwork already done but consistent with the contest
È obbligatorio scrivere una storia nella descrizione?
No, however, it is highly recommended for the judgment of who will vote for you
Non riesco a caricare la mia opera: perché?
I can’t upload my work: why? There are several ways to resize an image. . Via android smartphone we can do it with this app: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.vinson.shrinker, while if you have an I-phone smartphone with this app: https://apps.apple.com/en/app/foto-compress/id966242098 Another effective method is to upload your image to Facebook and then download it to upload it again
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