The Fourth World Biennial of Student Poster, organized by the University of
Novi Sad and the Academy of Arts in Novi Sad, is open to all undergraduate
and graduate students of art colleges where the discipline of poster art is a
part of the curriculum.


All posters must represent the student's work performed within the last two
school years.


A Free subject: posters made during the last two school years as a part of
the curriculum
B Field: Social poster
Theme: Against the inappropriate, violent and aggressive spectator
behavior of the youth at sports events
Obligatory text at the poster: Play fair – No flame play
According to the statute of the Fourth World Biennial of Student Poster a
thematic competition is proposed as a contest segment of the Biennial.
Only students at academies and colleges of arts where the discipline of
poster art is part of the curriculum have the right to participate at the
competition. One can take part with three works at most.


All received posters will become a part of a special Biennial's collection at
the Academy of Arts in Novi Sad and can be used in didactic purposes.
They will be presented at the Biennial's web site. By filling in the application
form, the entrants accept the terms of the organizer of the Biennial
The Selection Board is entitled to reject those works that are not in
agreement with the undisputed world standards on human rights to identity,
nation, religion, language and the like. The organizers of the Biennial have
no authorities to transfer any rights to third party in the sense of using and
reproduction of works from the Biennial. The entrants accept that their work
can be used in non-commercial purposes as well as in the promotion of the


Poster entries MUST be submitted via this website as digital files, using the
online entry form. Through the electronic submission process, an entry form
and labels will be automatically generated. Information on the entry form will be
used in the exhibition’s catalog and other Biennial publications.


Entry Guidelines

1. All posters will be submitted digitally through the Web site.
2. The high-resolution version should be:
JPG - quality 10, CMYK - 8 Bits/channel, 2756 x 3937 pixel, or
PDF - CMYK, 70 x 100 cm, 100 pixels/inch
In both cases, the file size must not exceed 10 MB
3. DO NOT SEND PRINTED COPIES. The WBESP will make print-outs for
jury review, as well as exhibition prints of winning posters.
4. DEADLINE: All entries must be received by 10th October 2010. There
will be no extensions.
5. There is no fee for entry to the Biennial competition.
6. Each student can participate with three (3) posters.(each category)
7. All the entry works must be created with Typography.(B-Special category)


U.G. Sato (Japan)

Orosz Istvan (Hungary)

Eduard Čehovin (Slovenia)

Kostovic Cedomir (USA)

Atila Kapitanj (Serbia)

The posters will be judged by a five-member jury.
In addition to the main prizes awarded by the jury, special prizes will also be
presented by companies and individuals.
The judges' decision is final and the winners will be announced at the
opening ceremony of the Biennial in Novi Sad in November/December


A Categories
The 1st prize winner gets the right to organize a solo exhibition at the next
Biennial with ten (10) posters an optional choice. The prizes and awards
consist of: monetary prizes, plaques and certificates.
1st prize ……. €1500
2nd prize ……. €800
3rd prize ……. €400
1st ……. €200
2nd ……. €200
3rd ……. €200

B Categories
The jury will select the winners and award them the prizes, the amount of
which will be announced later on.
The competition theme is supported and financed by the Ministry of Youth
and Sport of the Republic of Serbia.


The submitted posters must be designed by entrant. If the work has the
intellective right or copyright dispute, the organizer will cancel the
qualification of the entry right. The entrant must undertake all the
consequences. The entrant should ensure the organizer not to generate
any copyright or other intellective right dispute for the use of the posters.
The organizer has the right to exhibit, publish (including digital publish)
and collect the selected posters.


The deadline for the receipt of the entries is 17th October 2010. The
opening ceremony of the Biennial will be held at the hall of the Executive
Council of Autonomous Province of Vojvodina in Novi Sad in November
/December 2010.


A colour catalogue of the Fourth World Biennial of Student Poster– Novi
Sad 2010 will be published, including all the works accepted by the
Selection Jury.
All participants in the Biennial will receive a free copy of the catalogue,
paying only for the postage.


Djure Jaksica 7
21000 Novi Sad
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