Africa Day Design Competition

26.04.2023 - Article

Calling all designers! Applications open on 26 April 2023 for the GIC's 25 May 2023 Africa Day competition. The theme is “Celebrating Africa”, and designers are expected to come up with:

1 x Facebook cover
1 x Twitter banner

Inspired by the theme.

The winner stands a chance to have their creative banner housed on our social media channels during the month of June 2023, along with a profile feature!

Designers can submit electronic versions of their work ONLY via a WeTransfer link shared to GIC Africa’s email gicafricasocialmedia@gmail.com. Please provide your full name, social media handles & websites, and an artist’s bio so we can get to know you. See specs below.

The competition aims to promote cultural exchange, encourage creative expression, and honour African talent.

Works should be original. Make sure you send in your submission by 20 May 2023. The winner will be announced on 25 May 2023.

Specs to adhere to:

Graphic Dimensions:

Twitter image = 1024×512 pixels.

-Landscape or square.

Facebook image = 1200×630 pixels.

-Square or story format.

Instagram = 1080×1080 pixels.

-Square, story format, or reel.

ALWAYS use landscape mode for videos.

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