Sustainable Art Contest

sustainability@bu will be joining the BU Arts Initiative to host a Sustainable Art Contest as part of the Earth Day Festival to be held on GSU Plaza on Thursday, April 24, 2014.

Sustainable Art Contest Rules & Registration

  • Contest open to all Boston University students (full or part-time).  Individual and group art accepted.
  • Two dimensional and three dimensional work allowed.
  • All artwork must be the sole and original work of the student(s).
  • Entries must use at least 90% recycled content – recycled materials, metals, paper, rubber, glass, plastic, cloth or other recycled content materials. 10% permitted use of non-recyclable fasteners, such as glue, tape, etc. (though 100% recycled will be noted).
  • Entries to include a written description of the sustainability related theme, what makes the piece sustainable, and list of recycled materials used and the contribution to recycled content of each material by weight.
  • Artwork cannot be larger than 4’x4’x4’.
  • BU, the BU Arts Initiative, and Sustainability@BU are not responsible for any damage to artwork.
  • Select panel of judges will pick the winner(s) based on creativity, strength of sustainability related theme, concept, use of materials, and adherence to the above rules.
  • Please register here no later than April 15, 2014.