Posterheroes Communication & Graphic Competition

Deadline: 1 March 2015
Open to: everyone
Award: promotion of the best entries by being published in the catalog and becoming part of itinerant shows


Posterheroes is an international communication and social graphic art contest organized by Plug, a non-profit cultural association based in Italy. From the first edition Posterheroes aims at involving the creative community in order to promote the connection between graphic communication and social commitment by exploring unusual paths.


This year, as the theme “Food In The Loop” suggests, the open discussion is about the whole product’s chain, focusing on the fact that sustainability should involve all the food life cycle’s steps and all the players that take part in it. The 5th Posterheroes contest encourage the whole international creative community to prove its design abilities by drawing a poster 50×70 cm that will be judged by an international team of experts composed by some of the most relevant professionals in graphic design and communication.


The competition is open to all, there is no age, nationality or profession limits.


The international jury will select the 40 best posters, which will be published on the catalogue of the initiative and will become part of the itinerant shows and future events which Posterheroes or Plug will organize at the end of the contest.


In order to enter the competition each candidate need to upload their poster HERE and include the following details in the electronic form:

  • candidate name and surname;
  • candidate nationality;
  • email address;
  • title of the work;
  • English description in 500 words max;
  • category (production, transformation, distribution, disposal).

The deadline for submissions is 1 March 2015. Selected posters will be announced by May 1st, 2015.

For further information please visit the official website.

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