The winning design will be used as the primary graphic for publicizing the 14th Annual International Mars Society Convention, to be held in Dallas, Texas on August 4 - 7, 2011.
The main theme of this year’s convention is “Frontier: Mars”. With this, the Mars Society hopes to emphasize that the Red Planet is a future home for mankind, and that humans will go there to stay, to create a new world and not just for exploration.
Other related themes that could be incorporated into the poster design include – “Pioneers”, “Texas”, “Colonization”, “Settlement” and “Terraforming”. The poster design should make clear that the exploration of Mars is only the first step to a new and promising era in human development.
The winner will receive free admission to all sessions of the Mars Society’s annual convention in Dallas, as well as a ticket to the main banquet. [Airfare and hotel accommodations are not included.]
With regard to technical requirements for the contest, the poster size should be 11" x 17". There are no restrictions on color. If your.
The deadline for submitting all poster designs is Friday, March 4, 2011 at 5:00 p.m. EST.
To submit your poster, please e-mail the sample design to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please also use this e-mail address for any questions regarding the contest and/or the submission process.
Image: Artist gives permission to The Mars Society to use digital images(s) of art
work in web and print media.