Member Login

NKY Restoration Holding 2016 Poster Competition

NKY Restoration Weekend is seeking artists for the 2016 NKY Restoration Weekend Poster Competition.  
 
The NKY Restoration steering committee is offering a cash prize of $350. The winning design will become the official visual icon for NKY Restorations 5th Restoration and Educational event and will be featured on posters, programs, online, in social media and all PR and marketing. The historic fabric of Northern Kentucky is one of our region's biggest assets. Connecting with artists to share how the craftsmanship and artistry of Northern Kentucky historic structures speak to them is a great way to bridge old world and new perspectives.
 
In order to qualify, artists must live within a 100-mile radius of the host cities of Dayton, Bellevue, Newport or Covington KY. Artists can use their favorite media(s) and must incorporate all the mandatory information found on the poster contest application. Artists are asked to convey the theme of historic architecture, historic building details, craftsmanship, building trades, Northern Kentucky landscapes or topics that celebrate the historic architecture, craftsmanship, and materials found in Northern Kentucky.  Please submit entries as an 11"x17" vertical PDF and email to [email protected] by November 4 at 4:30 p.m.  The winner will be announced on November 9.
 
The 2016 NKY Restoration Weekend will be held on Saturday, March 11, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Gateway Urban Campus located at 525 Scott Boulevard in Covington. There will be a wide selection of educational programs, expert panels, vendor displays, and hands-on workshops. On Friday, March 10, NKY Restoration Weekend hosts continuing education classes for realtors, planners and architects.      
 
NKY Restoration celebrates those who have made a committed investment to caring for Northern Kentucky's historic buildings, whether they are property owner/developers, contractors, suppliers, architectural consultants, home owners, business owners or preservationists. 
 
For more information or to downloadable the application visit www.nkyrestoration.com or email us at [email protected]
 
Staff report/Image via Facebook