Erotic and Architecture are not two words often used together. That does not mean they should not be, so we welcome you to change your usual perception of space and look around yourself to find buildings, constructions, bridges and other places and spaces that arose erotic associations.
By Erotic Architecture we don’t mean only obvious suggestive forms resembling human body parts. We would like to see work presenting combinations of spatial qualities, materials, rhythms and atmospheres witch in their unique combination could be considered erotic.
Photos with human interaction are allowed nevertheless the architecture should be playing primary role in the composition.
As we all have subjective associations, this is first competition where we allow our readers to vote on their favourite photograph and pick the “readers favourite”. The invited judges will pick the other winner.
We understand that the line between erotic and pornographic material may be thin to some therefore before photograph is published we reserve the right to decide on each entry separately.
This is an international architectural competition and it is open for all!
Submission requirements: You are allowed to upload one photograph (not less than 1500px on the longest side).
Jury: To be confirmed
Official media sponsor: In The Red Magazine
Winning participants will share the prize pool, total of US$ 1,000
Readers Favorite (most votes)
Prize: US$ 500
Prize: US$ 500
+ Winners will be published in international art and design media as well as on the Homemade Dessert website and our official media sponsor – IN THE RED Magazine April issue.
Fee: US$ 25
- Start of competition and registration – October 10, 2012
- Public Voting system open – October 10, 2012
- Closing date for submissions – January 20, 2013
- Public Voting system closed – February 20, 2013
- Evaluation – February 20, 2013 to March 1, 201
- Announcement of winners – March 2, 2013
Can the photo be manipulated in Photoshop? Yes, all kind of manipulations are allowed. Graphical works and drawings are also welcomed.
How many pictures can I upload? One photo can be uploaded per registration. Participants are entitled to register multiple times, to participate in the competition with several photos.
How to participate in the competition? Click on “register now”, fill in all the required fields, choose your payment method and submit your information. You will be forwarded to Paypal or CPS secure payment gateway, to cover the competition fee. Once we receive your payment, we’ll send you an email with your username and password to upload your submission directly to the website.
What if my photo is not approved by the website admin? We will refund the registration fee (small transaction fee will be deducted)
Can same submission win both prizes? Yes
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