Peipsi Center for Transboundary Cooperation is looking for the creative artworks which are calling to act environmentally friendly

15. January 2021

Estonia-Russia CBC program project  ER101 “GreenMind: Raising Environmental Awareness in Estonian-Russian Border Area” has opened environmental advertisement contest about Lake Peipsi, with a deadline 10th of February 2021.  See more:

The aim of the competition is to encourage people to behave more environmentally friendly through the art messages. Artworks should draw attention to the problems of Lake Peipsi (environmental, social, economic, etc.) and visions for the future; we also expect the authors to make notion on the cross border environmental issues.

It is an international competition that takes place in two stages.
- Stage 1 - national competition / separate competitions in Estonia and Russia;
- Stage 2 - international  phase: study trip and a joint Estonian-Russian seminar in Pskov region, scheduled for June 2021.

What we are looking for

We expect different forms of self-expression, which can be comics, photos, photo collages, videos and animations or a combination of different media. Each participant can submit up to two works. The target groups of the competition are: gymnasium students (15+ year); students, creative and environmental specialists, etc.

With artworks, please send also a small text (3-30 sentence) about:
1) How the idea of your work expresses and reflects the problems of Lake Peipsi (environmental, social, economic, etc.) or a message for future visions.
2) Why is this topic important to you?
3) How could your work influence people to act more environmentally friendly?

Submission of works

  • The deadline for submitting your works is no later than at midnight at 23:59 on Fwebruary 10th 2021. How to do it:

a) By regular mail to Peipsi Center for Transboundary Cooperation to the address Puiestee 71a, 51009, Tartu.
b) Digitally to Title of the e-mail “GreenMindArt” and your name.
Add the author´s full name to the body of the letter, age and link to the image file (Google Dropbox or Google Drive etc).

Additional information:

Ederi Ojasoo
+372 56 636 264