The purpose of the contest is to promote contemporary artistic creation in a field of action that leaves from the visual arts to extend the tattoo allowed my hopes and all forms of contamination with different forms of expression available to the creative society of our times.

The competition is open to young people, why has set an age limit of less than 30 years – is aimed at distinct categories : graphic designers , designers , professionals and students enrolled at schools of graphic design , faculty of architecture or design , master and doctoral degrees. Can still participate in all the young artists who work with professional goals and meet the following requirements:
1 . Aged between 18 and 30 years old ( born between 1 January 1996 and 31 December 1984).
2 . They are born , live or work in Italy .

The theme of the competition is to develop , in every style that you prefer and feel more congenial associates two recurring themes in Tattoo Art : Skull and Snake – a project of tattoo theme that has these two elements. Themes that have always been considered representatives of the Milan Tattoo Convention – and which are always present in his own poster of the convention.

Entry to the competition is free . The material must be delivered / shipped at Ata Quark Hotel Hotel – Via Lampedusa 11-20100 Milan in paper format only , tables A3 . Www.milanotattoconvention.it page on the site in the registration and delivery of the material you will find the form to fill out and attach to the project. The envelope shall be marked for delivery ” Milan Tattoo Art Contest 2014″ , the form and sending / delivery of the same material and equal to the fair notice .

The notice involves the selection of a single winner , the artist who will be honored on Saturday during the Tattoo Contest. There will also be a special award , a donation in the form of artistic contribution to the Institute , School , University that reaches the largest number of participants. The winning design will then be presented and mentioned in the press material at the end of the convention. The work should not be site specific , but take into account possible future exhibitions in other venues. If the work of these recognizable images of people (both photographic reworkings both pictorial or digital) is strictly required a release for publication, writing and countersigned by all those who are depicted in artistic production . This release also seeks to indemnify and hold harmless the organization from any possible request for damages or an injunction , for all damages and expenses,
including legal fees , that may incur as a result of the injury complained of the rights of third parties , whose image is contained in the ‘ work , if this was selected for presentation
or publication. Failure to submit this requirement will result in exclusion from the selection.

On the basis of the materials presented , the jury will select
the winner according to the following criteria:
– Originality of artistic proposal
– Innovation Project
– Contamination between different artistic languages
– Creativity and experimentation
– Feasibility

The jury will be composed of renowned artists Tattoo artists : Andrea Lanzi , Moni Marino P’ink , Roberto Borsi , Stizzo

A selection of projects submitted to participate in the exhibition
organized within the Convention .

Participation in this selection automatically imply
the acceptance of these rules .

May – INFO:
For information regarding the call requests will only be accepted by e-mail to be sent to : info@milanotattoconvention.it