VISUAL STORYTELLING CONTEST
Solidarity, Care and Compassion in the Age of Social Distancing
The Covid-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic has been reshaping how we think, act, live, work, interact, share, socialize, travel, and stay healthy.
We invite you to share your hopes, visions and possibilities for a post-Covid world through short illustrated stories that imagine a future where people can:
Behaviour I Habit
Health I Hygiene
Urban I Rural
Public I Private
Fear I Information
Mobility | Access
Productivity I Growth
Environment I Planet
Compassion I Courage
AN INITIATIVE BY OLIVE RIDLEY COLLECTIVE
Entry is free and open to all Indians residing in India and abroad. Teams or individuals may enter. Terms and conditions apply.
Submit your entry as a visual narrative. Choose between 1 and 10 panels to illustrate your story. If you have text, it may be in English or Hindi. Entries accepted as a single file (JPEG or PDF format) on this website.
Sunday, 12 July 2020, 23.59h (11:59 pm) IST. Winner announcement on on Friday, 8 August, 2020.
1st Prize: INR 50,000 • 2nd Prize: INR 30,000 • 3rd Prize: INR 20,000
Once selected, Winners will have the opportunity to interact with accomplished professionals from relevant disciplines to develop a new body of work comprising three (3) different stories. Winners will be free to choose their formats based on their interactions and design evolution. 50% of the prize money will be given after the Winners are announced. After interaction with mentor/s, the remaining 50% will be disbursed upon submission of the additional set of three (3) new stories. Guidelines.
PARTICIPATE in a changing society without feeling out-of-place, intimidated or overwhelmed
IMAGINE new social realities without compromising liberty, equality, dignity, and empathy for all
NURTURE critical thinking to prevent us from walking into a dystopian future where we are duped into reactionary or reductive choices
CREATE a safe, sensitive, robust world where health and economy can meet the unforeseen with grace and collective wisdom