GMIT Design & Creative Arts Competition

Theme: ‘Penumbra: Ireland 1916-2016…’ ‘Solas agus Scáth: Éire 1916-2016…’

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We are currently accepting entries from GMIT students for our 1916 Design & Creative Arts Compeition.

Students can come from any GMIT campus including CCAM, Mayo and Letterfrack.

The theme of the competition is ‘Penumbra: Ireland 1916-2016…’ / ‘Solas agus Scáth: Éire 1916-2016…’.

Students may submit an entry/artefact on this theme in one of the following formats:

  • Drawing / Painting / Print / Lens Based Media / Digital Print 
  • 3D Sculpture / Ceramics / Textiles / Furniture Design 
  • A short Film/ Video / Live Performance piece
  • Creative Writing - poetry / prose

The three winners will each receive a prize of €500, and their work will be displayed in the Long Gallery, GMIT Centre for Creative Arts & Media, Galway from October 14th to 27th, 2016.

For more, download the competition details here. Closing date 30th September, 2016.